Nigerian Navy

Nigeria loses N7 trn annually to maritime insecurity, says Dogara

Nigeria loses N7 trn annually to maritime insecurity, says Dogara

The Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, on Monday disclosed that Nigeria loses N7 trillion revenue annually due to insecurity in the maritime sector and revenue leakages. Dogara made the…

Master Mariners charge FG to address duplication of functions by maritime agencies

Master Mariners charge FG to address duplication of functions by maritime agencies

…bemoan lack of seatime training for Nigerian cadets The Nigerian Association of Master Mariners (NAMM) has called on the Federal Government to put an end to the problem of duplication…

CNS, Ibas, says Navy needs $250m to refit NNS Aradu

CNS, Ibas, says Navy needs $250m to refit NNS Aradu

The Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Adm. Ibok-Ette Ibas, says the Nigerian Navy needs 250 million dollars to refit its war ship, NNS ARADU, for maritime operations. Ibas…

Naval Chief promises sustained protection of Nigeria’s maritime domain

Naval Chief promises sustained protection of Nigeria’s maritime domain

The Chief of Naval Staff, (CNS) Vice Adm Ibok-Ete Ibas, has promised that the Nigerian Navy will sustain its efforts to protect the nation’s maritime domain. The CNS…

Nigerian Navy Day: Indian Warship arrives Lagos for drill

Nigerian Navy Day: Indian Warship arrives Lagos for drill

The Chancery of the High Commission of India in Lagos, on Monday announced the scheduled arrival of an Indian Naval Warship, INS Tarkash, to Lagos by the end of this…

Six Crew kidnapped from Cargo Ship off Nigeria

Six Crew kidnapped from Cargo Ship off Nigeria

Six crew members have been kidnapped from a general cargo vessel off Nigeria, according to ICC International Maritime Bureau’s (IMB) report. Pirates boarded an unidentified ship while it was…

NIMASA, Navy renew MoU on maritime domain security

NIMASA, Navy renew MoU on maritime domain security

In line with its mandate to ensure safety and security in the Nigerian territorial waters, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and the Nigerian Navy have renewed the…

Navy, NIMASA sign MoU on maritime security

Navy, NIMASA sign MoU on maritime security

The Nigerian Navy (NN) and Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Strategic partnership for the security of the maritime industry. Signing…

NPA driving port service delivery on clear vision

NPA driving port service delivery on clear vision

Delivering efficient services at the nation’s ports is a key demand on the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA). And to deliver on this demand, the Management of the NPA has…

Nigerian Navy to acquire 14 assault boats to boost maritime security

Nigerian Navy to acquire 14 assault boats to boost maritime security

The Nigerian Navy has disclosed plans to acquire 14 assault boats from South Africa, to boost its capacity building efforts in tackling maritime crimes. The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice…