Navy acquires combat boats to tackle maritime crime
The Nigerian Navy has bought new combat boats and revamped others to tackle maritime crime in the country.The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral I. E Ibas, disclosed this yesterday at the Nigerian Naval Engineering College in Sapele, Delta State.
Don’t undermine our budget estimate, says Naval Chief
Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok Ete-Ibas, has told the House Committee on Navy not to undermine the budget estimate of the Nigerian Navy pending before it for approval. He said non-approval of the estimated budget of the service had grave consequence for the country, as it would spend heavier sums of money to contain…
Navy nabs five suspected kidnappers in Rivers
Operatives of the Nigerian Navy at the newly established Naval War College at Ubima Community in Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State have arrested five notorious kidnappers terrorizing Ubima and its environs.
Navy begins operation Eagle Eye II in Rivers
The Nigerian Navy yesterday said it would commence a three-day sea exercise codenamed Eagle Eye II in Port Harcourt, Rivers State today.
Court orders Navy to pay man N75m as damages for illegal shooting, torture
The appellant said the incident happened in 2012 in Calabar when he was on his way to work and ran into men of the Navy attached to the then Quick Intervention Squad of the Cross River State Government.
Navy parades suspected oil thief
In continuation of its fight against oil theft and other crimes on the waterways, Nigerian Navy Ship Jubilee, Ikot Abasi, in Akwa Ibom State has paraded and handed over a 42-year-old Mr. Ishaya Musa Vandi...
Many injured, six houses razed as communities clash in Delta
Dozens of people were injured and about six houses torched in Aladja community yesterday as the unending land dispute between Ogbe-Ijoh and Aladja communities in Delta State boiled over yesterday.
Navy parades seven for alleged impersonation
Commodore Sam Bura, Commander, Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Pathfinder, paraded the suspects and the weapons found with them before newsmen on Monday in Port Harcourt.