According to reports, the Nigerian Navy on Wednesday said it would continue to clampdown on militant groups and criminal elements in the Niger Delta.
This is contained in a statement signed by its Director of Information, Commodore Christian Ezekobe, in Abuja.
The Navy said it arrested one of the top leaders of a group called Bakassi Strike Force (BSF). It added that nabbing the suspect was part of efforts to eliminate unwholesome activities by criminals in the Niger Delta.
“The suspected militant, Mr. […]
The anti-crude oil theft operations of the Nigerian Navy patrol team, deployed by FOB BONNY has raided an illegal refinery site at Boloba Creek in Bonny LGA of Rivers State.
During the raid, the patrol team destroyed the illegal refinery, which had several storage tanks loaded with unquantifiable amount of stolen crude oil.
A statement by the Naval Director of Information, Commodore Christian Ezekobe, said in a similar operation, the patrol team arrested a barge suspected to be involved in COT at […]
The Nigerian Navy in its continued crackdown on the activities of illegal crude oil thieves and pipeline vandals has raided an illegal refinery site at Ikoh Imoh Community in Akwa-Ibom State.
During the operation, the patrol team deployed by NNS JUBILEE destroyed a Cotonou boat laden with suspected stolen crude oil, 103 drums of illegally refined Automotive Gas Oil (AGO) and 2 motorcycles.
Similarly, the patrol team deployed by NNS DELTA raided several illegal refinery sites along Jones Creek in Delta State, […]
The Nigerian Navy Ship, NNS Delta, has destroyed illegal crude oil refinery camps operating in Asosolo and Ugbosede communities in Warri Southwest Local government of Delta State.
The Commander, NNS Delta, Navy Commodore Joseph Dzunve confirmed the raids while speaking to journalists at the NNS Delta Base in Warri, Delta State.
Ten suspects were also paraded for impersonation, oil pipeline vandalisation among other offences at the base