Posts Tagged ‘Nigerian Navy’

Lankans nabbed for stealing crude oil in Nigeria

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 4, 2020
Nigerian Navy has arrested seven Sri Lankans 11 Nigerians for stealing crude oil worth billions of US dollars in Lagos(largest city in Nigeria), vanguard news agency reported. Attempt by suspected illegal bunkerers and crude oil thieves to move seven vessels loaded with crude oil and AGO , out of the country has been foiled by […]

Navy gets new Landing Ship Tank 40-years-after

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 11, 2019
The Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS) Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas on Monday laid the keel for the construction of a warship, Landing Ship Tank (LST) 100 to boost the Nigerian Navy’s (NN) sealift capability. The keel laying ceremony which took place at the DAMEN Shipyard Sharjah, in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), came 41 […]

Nigerian Navy begins 2019 enlistment for Direct Service [Requirements]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 2, 2019
The Nigerian Navy has commenced the enlistment of graduates and HND holders into the Direct Short Service Commission. Navy Director of Information, Commodore Suleman Dahun, announced this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja. Dahun said interested applicants, who must be Nigerians by birth, should possess a minimum of Second Class Upper Division for first […]