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Kano is not the first land-locked state with a naval base –Expert

      The Navy Board recently approved the establishment of three new naval bases in Lekki, Lagos Oguta, Imo and Kano in Kano State . Out of these three locations, the decision to site a base in Kano has elicited debates and commentaries in the public.   Some...
Posted On 12 Sep 2021
5 Naval College students kidnapped in Edo
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5 Naval College students kidnapped in Edo

      Many students of the Naval School of Engineering, Sapele, Delta State, were abducted on Monday by gunmen, at Iruekpen, along the Benin-Ekpoma Road, Edo State. The students were said to be travelling in two commercial vehicles from Kaduna to Sapele, Delta...
Navy alerts on a fake sectional supplementary list of successful candidates in recruitment
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Navy alerts on a fake sectional supplementary list of successful candidates in recruitment

Nigerian Navy (NN) has alerted unsuspecting Nigerians on a fake sectional supplementary list of successful candidates in its recruitment exercise. Naval Director of Information (DINFO), Suleman Dahun, a Commodore told newsmen that the attention of the Nigerian was drawn to a...
Navy special boat service conduct clearance/recovery operation in Borno
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Navy special boat service conduct clearance/recovery operation in Borno

Special Boat Service personnel of the Naval Base Lake Chad (NBLC) in conjunction with personnel of 403 Special Force Amphibious Brigade and Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) have conducted a clearance/recovery operation at Baga. The operation was led by the commander NBLC,...
History as Nigerian navy launches landing ship tank
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History as Nigerian navy launches landing ship tank

  The Nigerian Navy (NN) has today launched a new Landing Ship Tank (LST) at Damen Shipyard, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. A Landing Ship Tank is the naval designation for ships first developed during World War II (1939–1945) to support amphibious operations by carrying...
Naval boss cancels 65th anniversary over Attahiru’s death
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Naval boss cancels 65th anniversary over Attahiru’s death

The Chief of the Naval Staff Vice Admiral Awwal Gambo has directed the cancellation of the events marking the 65th Anniversary of the Nigerian Navy. According to the naval spokesman, Commodore Suleman Dahun, the decision followed the sad demise of the Chief of Army Staff Lt. Gen....
Navy alerts on a fake sectional supplementary list of successful candidates in recruitment
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Navy releases list of successful candidates for the basic training school batches 31 and 32

The Nigerian navy has released the list of successful candidates for the basic training school batches 31 and 32. Nigerian navy spokesman, Commodore Suleman Dahun made the disclosure at the weekend. According to him,  “The Nigerian Navy (NN) wishes to inform the general public...
Naval boss flags off two-day retreat on effective management
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Naval boss flags off two-day retreat on effective management

Chief of the Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Awwal Gambo, yesterday, flagged off a two-day retreat on ‘Effective Management for Nigerian Navy Operational Efficiency.’ Speaking at the opening ceremony of the retreat, Vice Admiral Gambo stated that the retreat was auspicious as it would...
Nigerian navy takes delivery of new offshore survey vessel
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Nigerian navy takes delivery of new offshore survey vessel

    The Nigerian Navy today in Saint Nazaire, France took delivery of its first-ever purpose-built Offshore Survey Vessel, ‘NNS LANA’. Speaking at the Flag Transfer Ceremony (FTC), the minister of defence, Major General Bashir Magashi (rtd), represented by the Chief of...
Navy alerts on a fake sectional supplementary list of successful candidates in recruitment
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Navy releases list of successful candidates in the DSSC course 28 selection board

The Nigerian Navy has released the list of candidates who were successful in the Direct Short Service Commission Course 28 Selection Board. Candidates who attended the Selection Board interview held at the Nigerian Navy Secondary School, Ojo, Lagos State from 16 December 2020 to...
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