Nigerian Navy Ship Ekulu has arrested two fishing vessels suspected to be engaging in illegal fishing without a valid licence to do so.
In a swift reaction to intelligence reports on suspicious activities of illicit narcotic dealers, Quick Response Team of the ongoing Operation WATER GUARD was deployed, leading to the confiscation of bags suspected to be cannabis sativa concealed in a room in an uncompleted building.
The Commander Nigerian Navy Ship BEECROFT and Maritime Component Commander of Operation AWATSE, Commodore Kolawole Olumide Oguntuga has disclosed the interception of a large wooden boat laden with over 150 bags of foreign parboiled rice around Lagos Anchorage.
Nigerian Navy Ship Dorina in consonance with its statutory role for Safety of Life at Sea, has successfully rescued a Cameroonian-flagged Motor Fishing Vessel AFKI (MFV AFKI) with registration number UK12 and IMO number AFKI 8432780 four days after she drifted off her course.
The Quick Response Team of the Nigerian Navy Ship Beecroft has successfully Intercepted 127 bags of substances suspected to be cannabis sativa at Eleko Beach, Lekki and Badagry on Friday 17, November 2023.
The desperation by four Nigerians to Illegally travel out of the country by sneaking into a container vessel, TEME EXPRESS enroute to Dubai has been frustrated as the stowaways have been arrested by the Navy.
Few days after Operation WATER GUARD was flagged off in Badagry to muscle out maritime criminals and galvanize safe corridor for trade and commerce in the maritime domain, NNS BEECROFT’s patrol team made a remarkable interception as they have seized a large fibre boat transporting illegally obtained Premium Motor Spirit (PMS).
The Nigerian Navy has said that a raid carried out on suspected sea robbers hideout in Southern Ijaw Area of Bayelsa State has led to the recovery of dangerous weapons
The Nigerian Navy Ship Beecroft’s patrol team in its commitment to maritime security has successfully prevented eight stowaways from embarking on an illegal voyage aboard the Container Vessel NATAL, which was en route to Abidjan
In its intensified efforts at protecting critical national infrastructure, NNS BEECROFT patrol team, in collaboration with the Maritime Component of Operation AWATSE, have discovered two punctured points along the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) pipeline.