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Nigerian Navy pledges to improve national security

The Nigerian Navy said it would continue to perform its constitutional role in collaboration with other security agencies in the country to improve national security.
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Armed Forces College to graduate 174 junior officers

The Armed Forces Command and Staff College, Jaji, said it would graduate no fewer than 174 Junior Officers on Friday who had undergone rigorous middle level leadership training at the college. A statement by the...

Governor Emmanuel lauds Nigerian Navy over partnership in education

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has commended the Nigerian Navy for partnering his administration in the area of education, describing education as an asset to human capacity development.

Federal government considers suspension of anti-grazing law

In order to reduce tensions caused by the passage of the controversial anti-grazing law in three states, the federal government is considering suspending the implementation of the law, while negotiating safe routes for cattle herders.

Nigeria, China, France, Portugal navies combat piracy in Gulf of Guinea

Six foreign warships and 12 Nigerian Navy combat vessels exhibited their prowess in international maritime policing in a joint multinational navies maneuver, code name EXERCISE EKU KUGBE, which was held at the Bight of Benin.

Naval chief urges Nigerians to pray for troops fighting insurgency in Northeast

The Chief of Naval Staff, Rear Adm. Ibok-Ete Ibas, has called on Nigerians to pray for troops in the front line fighting the insurgents in the Northeast and other criminals in the country.

Governor Emmanuel commissions new Navy school in Akwa Ibom

Mr. Udom Emmanuel, the Akwa Ibom State governor, has inaugurated the new Nigerian Navy Military School in Ikot Ntuen, Oruk Anam Local Government Area of the state.

Nigerian Navy acquires 179 new boats, arrests 42 vessels for oil theft in 1...

The Nigerian Navy said it acquired 179 new high speed boasts to tackle piracy, illegal bunkering and other insecurity in the nation’s maritime domain in the last one year.

Nigerian Navy acquires 173 boats to boost maritime operations

Nigerian Navy (NN) acquired 173 assorted boats, including Epenal boats, Rigid Hull Inflatable boats and Hydrographic Survey boats in 2017 to boost its operations in the maritime domain, the Chief of Naval Staff, Ibok-Ete Ibas, said.

Navy arrests 32 suspected pipeline vandals, recovers 11,000 litres of diesel

In line with the strategic directive of the naval authorities to curb the burgeoning menace of pipeline vandalism, it’s Forward Operating Base (FOB), in Igbokoda, Ondo State, has arrested 32 suspects for illegally siphoning and selling stolen AGO.

Nigerian Army holds drills to showcase fighting powers

The Nigerian Army is currently holding a demonstration exercise to showcase its military powers to protect and defend the territorial integrity of the Nigerian nation.

Nigeria Navy appeals to federal government for rehabilitation of barracks

Following the shortage of operational base for many Navy personnel, the Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Admiral Ibok Ekwe-Ete Ibas, has appealed to the federal government for a special presidential intervention for the rehabilitation of Navy barracks across the country.

President Buhari approves $1bn to purchase equipment to fight Boko Haram

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday approved the purchase of military hardware worth $1billion for the use of the Nigerian Armed Forces in its war against Islamic insurgents, Boko Haram.

Governor Okowa urges Christians to live righteous life

As Christians all over the world celebrate Easter, Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has said the celebration can only be complete when the people live righteous life

Easter: Governor Okowa urges Christians to live righteous life

As Christians all over the world celebrate Easter, Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has said the celebration can only be complete when the people live righteous life.

NSA insists on Nigeria’s leadership in Gulf of Guinea

Following the rising spate of socio-political tension in the Gulf of Guinea, the National Security Adviser (NSA), Major-Gen. Babagana Monguno (Rtd), Saturday insisted on the leadership of Nigeria within the Gulf of Guinea given Nigeria’s critical and strategic role in Africa.

EFCC: We don’t threaten or induce suspects during interrogation

Miss Zahra Abubakar, a second prosecution witness (PW2) in the trial within trial on alleged N600 million Naval property scam, on Thursday told an FCT High Court that the EFCC’s procedural standard for investigating suspects did not include threat or inducement.

Naval chief Ibok Ette-Ibas unveils Navy’s intellectual pursuits at War College

The Naval War College Nigeria, Ubima, Rivers State has inaugurated its Naval Warfare Course 2/2018 with the Chief of Naval Staff, CNS, Vice Admiral Ibok Ette-Ibas, saying the school has made unexpected level of impact within the short period of existence.

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