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The Nigeria Police Force says its investigation shows that Boko Haram, Ansaru and other terror groups are getting support from some Nigerians.

Police arrest 17 sea pirates in Rivers

Operatives of the Marine Division of the Rivers State Police Command have arrested 17 alleged pirates terrorising travellers on the waterways in the State.
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Troops raid militants hideout in Rivers, recover cache of arms

Nigerian troops on May 12 raided and destroyed an identified pirates/militants hideout in Arugbanama Community in Bonny Local Government Arwa of Rivers State, Defence Headquarters says.

Suspected pirates attack passenger boat in Rivers

Some of the victims including the driver of the boat who identified himself as Sokpabobia Sokari narrated their ordeal to newsmen explaining that they were attacked within Namasebi waterways in Bille community, Degema Local Government Area of Rivers State on while returning from Port Harcourt.
Highlands Park goalkeeper Tapuwa Kapini feels that his Kaizer Chiefs counterpart Daniel Akpeyi has “impressively” held the fort in the absence of Itumeleng Khune, while Orlando Pirates’ Wayne Sandilands is not getting the applause he deserves.

Tapuwa Kapini: Daniel Akpeyi has impressively filled Itumeleng Khune’s big Kaizer Chiefs shoes

Highlands Park goalkeeper Tapuwa Kapini feels that his Kaizer Chiefs counterpart Daniel Akpeyi has “impressively” held the fort in the absence of Itumeleng Khune, while Orlando Pirates’ Wayne Sandilands is not getting the applause he deserves.
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Former Nigeria skipper hints at possible move to Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates

Former Nigerian captain Vincent Enyeama says he is open to a move to either of the Soweto giants, Kaizer Chiefs, and Orlando Pirates in the Absa Premier League.
Fatau Dauda said he is ready to return to the Black Stars set-up, dismissing speculation about his international retirement.

Fatau Dauda eyes return to Ghana national team

Fatau Dauda said he is ready to return to the Black Stars set-up, dismissing speculation about his international retirement.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila (APC-Lagos), has announced the demise of a former member of the house, Rep. Tony Okey. 5

House of Reps lauds navy for maritime security

The House of Representatives Committee on Navy has commended the Eastern Naval Command of the Nigerian Navy for maintaining steady presence at sea and protecting Nigeria’s natural resources and maritime businesses.
Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi has cried out to the Amakhosi faithful to rally behind the team as a whole and not support individuals.

Daniel Akpeyi has ‘unbelievable character’- Kaizer Chief coach

Kaizer Chiefs coach Ernst Middendorp heaped praise on goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi for his superb performance during the Soweto Derby.
Daniel Akpeyi produced six saves and a shut out as Kaizer Chiefs claimed bragging rights in Saturday’s PSL crunch game against Orlando Pirates in the Soweto Derby.

Nigeria goalkeeper wins man of the match in Kaizer Chiefs in Soweto derby victory...

Daniel Akpeyi produced six saves and a shut out as Kaizer Chiefs claimed bragging rights in Saturday’s PSL crunch game against Orlando Pirates in the Soweto Derby.
Former Nigeria goalkeeper Peter Rufai has thrown his weight behind Daniel Akpeyi following his recent performances for the Super Eagles.

Daniel Akpeyi remains Kaizer Chiefs number one goaltender – coach

Kaizer Chiefs coach Ernst Middendorp has come out in full support of Nigeria’s Daniel Akpeyi, saying the Super Eagles’ shot stopper will retain the Amakhosi number one jersey in the ABSA Premiership.
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mr. Mele Kolo Kyari as the new Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC).

NNPC: Nigeria loses $750 million to oil theft in 2019

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says the nation lost about 750 million dollars to oil theft in 2019.

Two soldiers killed, many houses razed in Jos attack

Nigerian soldiers have torched many homes across southern and central Nigeria after recent attacks by armed groups that left six soldiers dead, security sources and residents said Tuesday.
Troops of Joint Task Force (JTF) Operation Delta Safe (ODS) have invaded and burnt part of Bilabiri community in Ekeremor Local Government Area, Bayelsa State.

Nigeria military burns homes after ‘pirates’ kill six

Nigerian soldiers torched more than 20 homes in a community in the oil-rich Niger Delta after "suspected pirates" killed six people, security sources and residents said on Tuesday.

Pirates attack Maersk container vessel in Bonny

Pirates have reportedly attacked a container vessel named Maersk Tema at 200 nautical miles, South West Bonny on Valentine’s day while the vessel was underway from Point Noir to Lagos.
South Korea's military has said it plans to expand the deployment of an anti-piracy unit now operating off the coast of Africa to the area around the Strait of Hormuz after the United States pressed for help to guard oil tankers.

South Korea to deploy anti-piracy unit to Strait of Hormuz

South Korea's military has said it plans to expand the deployment of an anti-piracy unit now operating off the coast of Africa to the area around the Strait of Hormuz after the United States pressed for help to guard oil tankers.
The rescued foreigners, Roman Dimitriev, Mikhail Finenko and Varunraj Anandan at the Naval Base, Warri

Nigerian Navy arrests suspected pirates, rescues abducted Russians, Indian

The Nigerian Navy (NN), Central Naval Command (CNC) says some suspected sea robbers have been arrested in connection to the killing of four naval ratings and the abduction of two Russians and an Indian, off the Ramos River entrance, bordering Delta and Bayelsa states, on January 2.

Three kidnapped expatriates regain freedom in Delta

Three expatriates kidnapped by suspected pirates along the creeks of Sigbene community, in Burutu council area of Delta state, have reportedly regained their freedom.

Pirates kill ship’s captain, kidnap four crew members

Pirates have attacked four ships in the harbor of Gabon's capital, killing a Gabonese captain and kidnapping four Chinese crew members.

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