• Navy arrests oil bunkerers, thieves in Akwa Ibom

    Navy arrests oil bunkerers, thieves in Akwa Ibom

    Nigerian Navy patrol team deployed by NNS Jubilee, in Akwa Ibom state, has arrested three oil thieves around Prime Energy, just as another patrol team has also arrested three person suspected to be involved in illegal oil bunkering.

    A statement by the Director Information, Nigerian Navy, Commodore Christian Ezekobe, said that the suspected oil thieves were caught conveying 10 drums of allegedly stolen Premium Motor Spirits (PMS) and five drums of suspected illegally refined Automotive Gas Oil (AGO) in three speed […]

  • Navy intercepts boat filled with cash, stolen oil; arrests illegal oil bunkerers

    Navy intercepts boat filled with cash, stolen oil; arrests illegal oil bunkerers

    Operatives of the Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) DELTA have arrested suspected illegal oil bunkerers at Epomu creek, with a Cotonou boat carrying unspecified amount of product suspected to be crude oil.

    This is as 3 persons were arrested for suspected illegal oil bunkering, Director of Navy Information, Commodore Christian Ezekobe, said in a statement on Monday.

    The suspects were caught with a 200HP speed boat carrying the sum of two million, six hundred and twenty two thousand, four hundred and fifty naira […]

  • NSCDC prosecutes 33 suspected vandals, oil bunkerers

    NSCDC prosecutes 33 suspected vandals, oil bunkerers

    The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps in Abia on Saturday said 33 suspected pipeline vandals and oil bunkerers were facing prosecution at the Federal High Court in Umuahia.

    Dr Benito Eze, the NSCDC Commander in Abia, said this while presenting two suspected oil bunkerers before newsmen at the command’s headquarters in Umuahia.

    He added that the suspects, Charles Nwachukwu (45) and Ayo Banjo (32), were arrested on Friday at the Aba end of the Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway, following a tip off.

    He […]