Tag Archives: PIRACY

NIGERIAN NAVY IMPOUND BARGES WITH 285 METRIC TONNES OF ILLICIT CRUDE ; 11 SUSPECTS ARRESTED, 5 SPEEDBOATS SEIZED

Nigerian Navy Special Boat Service commandos sail in a RHIB in the Niger Delta THE GUARDIAN 28 April, 2014 TWO barges with 285 metric tons of stolen crude oil worth N50 million have been arrested by the Nigerian Navy Ship, … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN NAVY FORMALLY INDUCT OCEA FPB 98 MK.II PATROL CRAFT “NNS DORINA P101” INTO SERVICE, PANOPLY OF ARMAMENTS REVEALED ; NAVAL CHIEF MAKES CASE FOR SPECIAL COURT TO TRY SEA-BASED CRIMINALS

Pictured in Saint Nazaire, France on August 30th 2013, this FPB 98 Mk.II patrol craft is the fourth OCEA boat constructed for the Nigerian Navy since 2012, including three other 24 metre FPB 72 Mk.II platforms which were commissioned into … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN NAVY’S 38M MADE-IN-NIGERIA SEAWARD DEFENCE BOAT (SDB) PROJECT…AN EXERCISE IN LOCAL CONTENT DEVELOPMENT ; HULL FORMATION NOW COMPLETED

Vice Admiral DJ Ezeoba, Chief of the Naval Staff (2nd right), interfaces with Nigerian naval architects and engineers handling the construction work at the Naval Dockyard in Lagos PHOTO CREDIT: NIGERIAN NAVY NIGERIAN NAVY DIRECTORATE OF INFO 2013-12-24 The Nigerian … Continue reading

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JTF CRACK DOWN ON 134 ILLEGAL OIL DISTILLATION CAMPS IN BAYELSA AND RIVERS STATES….IMPOUND 35 GIANT-SIZED BOATS USED FOR ILLEGAL BUNKERING

A heavily-armed Stingray landing craft of the Army Amphibious Forces BEEGEAGLE’S BLOG Troops of the 343 Regiment, 29 Battalion and 3 Battalion operating under the auspices of the Joint Task Force (OP PULO SHIELD) in the Niger Delta have scuttled … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN NAVY KILL 6 SEA PIRATES, INJURE ONE IN GUN BATTLE ; JOINT OFFENSIVE MOUNTED FROM NAVAL BASES AT CALABAR AND IKOT ABASI

(PHOTO CREDIT: NIGERIAN NAVY) ASSOCIATED PRESS (with additional reporting by the NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA) August 29, 2013 LAGOS, Nigeria Nigeria’s navy killed six pirates and injured one other in its latest attack to try to stop the outlaws from … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN AIR FORCE, NIGERIAN MARITIME ADMINISTRATION AND SAFETY AGENCY (NIMASA) SIGN MoU ON MARITIME SECURITY ; NAF TO PROVIDE AIR SUPPORT FOR ANTI-PIRACY OPERATIONS

PM NEWS 27 August, 2013 The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) is set to deploy its war planes to fight piracy on Nigerian waters. This was revealed yesterday during the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Nigerian Maritime … Continue reading

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JTF NAB PPMC PIPELINE VANDALS..SHUT DOWN 27 ILLEGAL OIL REFINERIES IN MULTIPLE RAIDS

A barge impounded during the operations Some of the suspected oil thieves who were arrested during the raids BEEGEAGLE’S BLOG 13 August, 2013 Troops of the 3 Battalion, 19 Battalion, 29 Battalion, 146 Battalion and 343 Regiment operating in Sectors … Continue reading

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