Ibok Ete Ibas
Navy tasks personnel on professionalism attitude
The Nigerian Navy (NN) has urged its officers and ratings to develop a positive attitude of professionalism in carrying out their duties.Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas, gave this charge yesterday in Calabar during a three-day sensitisation lecture on Nigerian Navy transformation.
Naval chief tasks military on politics, human rights
The Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas, has charged the armed forces to remain apolitical in the discharge of their duties as the nation prepares to hold general elections in 2019.
Ibas canvasses unity to confront security challenges in Nigeria
The Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas, has called on the Armed Forces of Nigeria and Nigerians to support President Muhammadu Buhari in confronting the security challenges facing the country at the moment. Ibas also said that with hard-work and determination, the security challenges facing the nation would be a thing of…
Navy acquires 179 high-speed boats to fight illegal pirates
The Nigerian Navy (NN) said it has acquired 179 high-speed boats in the last one year to checkmate activities of pirates and oil theft in the Nigerian maritime domain.It said six out of the boats, which are fast patrol boats, recently acquired from France and is billed to be launched in the Nigerian waters...
Nigerian Navy promotes seven outstanding officers
Seven personnel of the Eastern Naval Command have been elevated to higher ranks in a brief ceremony at the command headquarters in Calabar.
IPOB: Navy fully deployed for internal security, says naval chief
Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas, yesterday, disclosed that the Nigerian Navy (NN) was fully on alert to protect Nigeria's integrity in the face of ongoing ethnic tension...
Navy reaffirms commitment to protect nation’s maritime domain
The Chief of Naval Staff, (CNS), Vice Adm. Ibok Ete-Ibas, said this briefing journalists at the end of the second quarter route match at Mogadishu Military Cantonment, Abuja.
Over 500 illegal refineries shut down in six months, says naval chief
The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas, has said that within the last six months, over 500 illegal refineries operating at various locations in the creeks of the Niger Delta region have been shut down by the Nigerian Navy (NN).
Uncertainty in military over naming of new service chiefs
There is uncertainty in the military over who will appoint new service chiefs ahead of the July 13 when their tenure ends.
Maritime crimes threaten survival of Niger Delta, says Osinbajo
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has said the plethora of criminal activities in the Niger Delta threatens existence in the region. Also, the Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Admiral Ibok Ete Ibas, has said...