Nigerian Navy Destroys 42 Illegal Refineries In Delta

The Nigerian Navy has launched Operation River Sweep as part of measures to curtail the activities of crude oil thieves, operators of illegal refineries and other maritime related crimes in the Niger Delta region. The Flag Officer Commanding, Rear Admiral Mohammed Sanni Garba, said that the operation has led to the destruction of illegal refineries, […]

Navy promises to intensify crackdown on oil theft in Niger Delta

The Nigerian Navy on Saturday restated its resolve to intensify ‘Operation River Sweep’ (ORS) in the Niger Delta to rid the region of criminal elements within the maritime environment. The Flag Officer Commanding, Central Naval Command, Rear Adm. Mohammed Garba, stated this at the command’s medical outreach to Okunbiri community in Sagbama Local Government Area […]