Tag: Nigerian Navy

YNaijaJune 17, 2023

Obasanjo Exposes State Governors’ Involvement in Failed Third-Term Plot; Super Eagles Squad Set for Sierra Leone Clash in AFCON Qualifier | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss Obasanjo ...

EditorMarch 16, 2020

The tragedy at Abule Ado is a reminder that nothing insulates you from Nigeria

Yesterday, Lagosians woke up to a gas explosion at Abule Ado in Festac Town. In the era of the Coronavirus, ...

tosin adesinaFebruary 7, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] How a Naval officer looted a tailor’s shop after failing to pay for his services

The level of indiscipline and arrogance of military men in Nigeria has been chronicled by a lot of individuals and ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 9, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 9th of November

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: PDP alleges plot by APC to imprison 50 of ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 8, 2017

Nigerian Navy launches ‘Octopus Grip’ in Delta

The Nigerian Navy, Central Naval Command, has launched the Phase Two of it’s “Octopus Grip Exercise” to further combat criminalities ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 7, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 7th of November

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: Diezani’s funds: EFCC detains ex-gov Idris Wada, grills Danladi ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 6, 2017

Niger Delta: The Nigerian Navy say they would deal effectively with any threat

While Boko Haram insurgency remains a problem in the North East and indeed the whole of Nigeria (in some way); ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 26, 2017

Nigerian Navy to begin operation “Octopus Grip” in Bayelsa, Delta

The Flag Officer Commanding (FOC), Central Naval Command, (CNC), Rear Adm. Bello Al-Hassan said the command would soon commence riverine and ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 10, 2017

‘Nigerian Navy announces date for recruitment’

The Nigerian Navy has commenced the process for recruitment of qualified Nigerian graduates through the Nigerian Navy Direct Short Service ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 1, 2017

Navy to investigate clash with police in Calabar

The Nigerian Navy has said an investigation has begun to ascertain the cause of the incident between the Navy and ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 31, 2017

3 policemen reportedly burnt alive by angry naval officers in Calabar

Three policemen were reportedly burnt to death on Tuesday, following a clash between the Police and some officers of Nigerian ...

AzeezApril 5, 2017

Naval fleet commander found dead in Lagos home

Fleet commander of the Western Naval Command, Nigerian Navy, Rear Admiral Teikumo Ikoli was found dead in his Lagos home ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 7, 2017

Reps summon Emefiele over allocation of Forex to oil companies

The House of Representatives ad hoc committee on the review of price of petroleum on Monday summoned the Governor of the ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 29, 2016

Navy raids 23 illegal refineries in Delta

The Nigerian Navy says it has raided 23 illegal refineries. Director of Information, Rear Admiral Christian Ezekobe, who said this on ...

ToluDecember 17, 2016

Eye on Ambode: Five film theatres to be built in Lagos before end of 2017, and more

by Tolulope Omoyeni     We bring another edition of our weekly recap of the activities of Lagos state governor, ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 22, 2016

Navy arrests fake Naval Commodore at National Assembly

The Nigerian Navy (NN) has arrested a fake Naval Commodore as part of its crackdown on fake maritime outfits. The ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 14, 2016

Navy clamps down oil thieves

The Nigerian Navy (NN) says it has intensified efforts to clampdown on crude oil theft and illegal bunkering activities in ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 4, 2016

NNS Unity arrives Nigeria from China

The latest ship acquired by the Nigerian Navy, has arrived Lagos Nigeria. The vessel, Nigerian Navy Ship UNITY constructed by ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 17, 2016

Orowale Samuel Kolapo: I did not quit [Nigerian Voices]

by Orowale Samuel Kolapo I was at home on that day in February 2011, lost in my thoughts as usual. I ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 10, 2016

The YNaija Tracklist: #Debate: Clinton going to jail once Trump becomes president | FG’s withdrawal of forgery case not worth celebrating – PDP | Rivers CP to be sanctioned for ‘aiding’ Governor Wike

From the papers this morning – a Tracklist. #Debate: Hillary Clinton is going to jail once Trump becomes president – ...

AzeezOctober 10, 2016

Navy seizes boats with 47000 litres of illegally refined diesel

The Nigerian Navy said it has seized three boats laden with 47,000 litres of illegally refined diesel. This was revealed ...

AzeezOctober 5, 2016

Navy intercepts 19,200 litres of illegally refined diesel

The Nigerian Navy has seized two Cotonou boats laden with 19,200 litres of illegally refined diesel in Akwa Ibom. The Nigerian ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 2, 2016

4 oil thieves arrested by Navy in Akwa Ibom

The Nigerian Navy has arrested four oil thieves in the Niger Delta. The thieves were arrested after youth of Ataba ...

AzeezOctober 1, 2016

Navy stops attempted bombing of Warri Refinery

The Nigerian Navy has foiled an attempted destruction of the Warri Refining and Petrochemical Company, Warri, Delta State by suspected militants. ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 19, 2016

Navy repel sea robbers in gun duel

Operatives of the Nigerian Navy have successfully repelled attack by suspected sea robbers on Marine Tanker (MT) HANZE KOCHI enrouted ...

AzeezSeptember 17, 2016

Our operations in Niger Delta have been successful – Naval Chief

Recent operations by the Nigerian Navy in the Niger Delta region has been successful, Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Adm. Ibok-Ete Ibas ...

AzeezSeptember 15, 2016

Navy destroys tanks of stolen oil, arrests 11 in Delta

The Nigerian Navy on Thursday said it has arrested 11 suspected crude oil thieves in Delta State. In a statement ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 14, 2016

Navy arrests militant leader

The Nigerian Navy has arrested one Mr Uduak Etim Thompson aka Sangata, a top leader of a militant group known as Bakassi Strike Force ...

AzeezSeptember 10, 2016

Navy arrests 7 oil thieves in Delta

The Nigerian Navy on Saturday said it has arrested 7 suspected oil thieves in the Escravos axis of Delta State. ...

AzeezAugust 20, 2016

How the Navy rescued 13 foreigners from sea pirates

The Nigerian Navy has rescued 13 foreign nationals who were on a merchant ship leaving Nigeria for Cameroon from sea ...

cool good eh love2 cute confused notgood numb disgusting fail