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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 releases list of successful candidates for the basic training school batches 31 and 32
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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 releases list of successful candidates for the basic training school batches 31 and 32
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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...
Navy cautions over misinformation on piracy in Gulf of Guinea
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Navy cautions over misinformation on piracy in Gulf of Guinea

The Nigerian Navy has decried the spate of inaccurate news reports around piracy activities in the Gulf of Guinea. In a Statement by Naval spokesman, Suleman Dahun , the navy lamented the ‘inaccurate’ reports , saying that if not checked, would discourage maritime traffic as well...
The new Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS), Rear Admiral Awwal Zubairu Gambo, has unveiled his vision and mission statements to guide his administration for the Nigerian Navy.
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New naval boss unveils roadmap

  The new Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS), Rear Admiral Awwal Zubairu Gambo, has unveiled his vision and mission statements to guide his administration for the Nigerian Navy. According to the spokesman of the navy, Commodore Suleman Dahun, the 21st indigenous CNS made the...
CNS seeks TETFUND intervention in research and development in NN tertiary Institutions
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CNS seeks TETFUND intervention in research and development in NN tertiary Institutions

Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas, has called for a closer collaboration with the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) in order to consolidate on the modest achievements of the Nigerian Navy (NN) in domestic ship construction programme and other...
Navy releases list of successful candidates for the basic training school batches 31 and 32
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Navy aptitude test for short service commission applicants holds Nov. 7

The Nigerian Navy (NN) has fixed the date for aptitude tests for the Direct Short Service Commission 28 (DSSC 28) for Saturday, November 7, 2020, in nine centres across the nation. According to Nigerian Navy image-maker, Commodore Suleman Dahun: “Applicants are advised to visit...
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