Nigeria looks for regional navy?

Defence minister wants African Navies to unite against sea criminals Philip Nwosu Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, has called for transnational efforts towards fighting maritime crimes in the Gulf of Guinea. The minister, who spoke at the closing ceremonies for the 2019 edition of Exercise Obangame Express, said maritime illegalities had become transnational and evolved beyond […]

How we tackle pipeline vandalism, illegal oil bunkering in creeks – Bankole

By Udeme Clement In line with the policy of the Federal Government to secure oil pipelines, the Western Naval Command (WNC) of  Nigerian Navy (NN) has expanded its operations to curtail pipeline vandalisation and illegal oil bunkering in the creeks. The Command, which is saddled with the responsibilities of seaward defence of Nigeria’s maritime space, […]