Tag archive for ‘nIGERIAN nAVY’
By admin On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Navy Declares War On Niger Delta Avengers, As Okowa Sues For Peace

LAGOS NOVEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibo-Ete Ibas, declared on Monday, that the Nigerian Navy had reinforced security measures to combat militancy, insurgency, sea pirates, kidnapping More...

By admin On Sunday, September 24th, 2017
1 Comment

Navy Appeals To Okowa To Compensate Oghara Landowners

Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa (Centre) LAGOS SEPTEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian Navy has appealed to the Delta State government to pay compensation to the original owners of the land offered More...

By admin On Thursday, July 21st, 2016

Nigerian Navy Confirms Arrest of Niger Delta Avengers’ Key Member

LAGOS JULY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)- The Nigerian Navy says it has arrested a suspected member of the Niger Delta Avengers. The arrested person is believed to be a major logistics supplier to the militants responsible More...

By admin On Friday, April 22nd, 2016

Navy to Restrict Use of 200 HP Outboard Engines on Waterways to Curb Criminal Activities

LAGOS APRIL 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian Navy has reminded seafarers and companies operating within the country’s coastal waters that there will soon be a restriction on the use of 200 horse power (HP) Outboard More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

Navy Pledges Protection for INEC Officials, Materials in Riverine Area

LAGOS FEBRUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian Navy said on Monday it was ready to provide security for the election materials meant for use in the riverine areas. The new Flag Officer Commanding, Eastern Naval More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

Rescued Nigerian Stowaway Narrate Sad Ordeal, Say they almost Suffocated to Death

The rescued stowaway LAGOS JUNE 3RD (URHOBOTODAY0- Twelve stowaways — 11 Nigerians and a Ghanaian — rescued by personnel of the Nigerian Navy ship, NNS Beecroft, Apapa, Lagos, from a Spain-bound vessel, MV African More...

By admin On Thursday, September 5th, 2013

MEND Threatens Attack on Chevron Facilities on Indepence Day, Orders Workers out of Company’s Site

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY) – The outlawed Niger Delta militant group, Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND), on Wednesday, threatened to launch an attack on the facility of American More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

N’Delta: Nigerian Navy Recovers Hijacked Oil Vessel, Kills 12 Pirates

LAGOS AUGUST 20th (urhobotoday)-The Central Naval Command of the Nigerian Navy today confirmed the killing of 12 suspected pirates during a rescue operation for a hijacked oil vessel. The action took place on the More...