Gunmen kidnap 5 oil workers in Niger Delta
Five oil workers were on Tuesday kidnapped by gunmen within the Oil Mining Lease (OML) -55 operated by an indigenous...
Help us tackle banditry, kidnapping in Kaduna, El-Rufai begs Navy
Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai has appealed to the Nigerian Navy to assist in tackling the menace of armed banditry, kidnapping and other forms of criminalities...
Families of persons in navy detention count losses, seek release
More than seven months since the arrest and illegal detention of 15 Nigerians, including three top military officers, by the Nigerian Navy without prosecution, distraught family members of the victims said their patience is running out. To underscore the anguish families of the detainees have been going through, foremost human rights activist and lawyer, Mr.…
Nigerian Navy arrests 19 imposters in 3 Month
The Nigerian Navy (NN) on Sunday said its operatives had arrested a total of 19 imposters in the First Quarter of 2019.
War on sea pirates tightens as world navies end Operation Obangame
The Nigerian Navy and its partners at the weekend concluded the ninth edition of Exercise Obangame Express, a multinational one-week sea exercise that involved 33 nations, 95 ships, 12 aircrafts and 19 maritime operations centres. They resolved to keep the West African waters safe and address piracy and other various forms of criminality in the…
Navy seeks better pact with maritime stakeholders for effective prosecution
The Nigerian Navy (NN) is seeking better collaboration and understanding with maritime stakeholders for effective prosecution of pirates and sea robbers.
Robbers attack two tanker vessels off Lagos
Anxiety continues to trail the safety of the crew on vessel offshore Nigeria, as armed robbers reportedly attacked two tankers off Lagos.
Navy appoints Dahun as new spokesperson
The Nigerian Navy has appointed a new Director of Information, Commodore Suleman Dahun.