Navy Extends Anti-piracy Operation by Six Months

Paul Obi in Abuja Following the rising wave of maritime crimes in the nation’s coastal territory, the Nigerian Navy has extended the duration of the ongoing anti-piracy operation, ‘Operation Tsare Teku’ till January 2018. Recently, there has been an increase in crimes within the maritime and coastal region, with some merchant vessels been intercepted by […]

Navy launches Operation Tsare Teku to end piracy in Niger Delta

By Chido Okafor (Warri) and Karls Tsokar (Abuja) Sea piracy and other criminalities that threaten maritime activities in Niger Delta may be eradicated soon. This followed yesterday’s launch of operation Tsare Teku, in Warri, Delta State by the Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ekwe Ibas. The CNS said the task force would […]