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NIGERIA CELEBRATES FIRST HOME-MADE WARSHIP – BBC NEWS

Crafted with PRIDE in the Federal Republic of Nigeria – by the Nigerian Navy BBC WORLD NEWS 7 June 2012 By Will Ross Nigeria Correspondent “Proudly Nigerian” does not just apply to the people of this vast land – the … Continue reading

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EXERCISE OBANGAME 2012 AT CALABAR: NIGERIAN NAVY PARTICIPATION

An Agusta A109e Power of the Nigerian Navy Air Arm prepares to land on NNS Thunder F90 Two of the Nigerian Navy’s Cat class logistics ships, donated by the USCG

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NNS THUNDER ROLLS OVER THE TOTALFINA ELF SECURITY VESSEL ‘SIKA’

NNS Thunder F90 rolls over the TOTALFINA ELF security vessel ‘SIKA’

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NIGERIA: FY 2011 AND FY 2011 SHIP PROJECTS – SEAWAVES MAGAZINE

Commissioning ceremony of the NNS Thunder F90 in Lagos, 23 January 2012 Shaldag Mk.II flanked by RHIBs during the 50th Independence Anniversary Fleet Review, Sept. 2010 Commissioning ceremony of three Manta Mk.II ASD Littoral Interceptors in Lagos, May 2011 FY … Continue reading

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NNS THUNDER F90 RECORDS FIRST OPERATIONAL SUCCESS, ARRESTS OIL BUNKERING SHIP IN NIGHT-TIME PATROL

NNS Thunder F90 DAILY SUN 9 February, 2012 EXCERPTS: (…..) He (Chairman of the Joint Security Information Managers Committee on security developments in the country and Director of Defence Information (DDI), Colonel Mohammed Yerima) disclosed further that the NNS Thunder, … Continue reading

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