Navy Foils Attack On Vessels In Lagos And Bayelsa’s Waters

Navy Foils Attack On Vessels In Lagos And Bayelsa’s Waters

Navy Foils Attack On Vessels In Lagos And Bayelsa’s Waters

Two major attacks by pirates on two merchant ships have been foiled by the Nigerian Navy Thursday in Lagos and Bayelsa waters.

According to the Nigerian Navy, the troops who foiled both attacks were deployed for a regional maritime sea exercise code name “Exercise Obangame”.

The Nigerian Navy Chief of Transformation, Rear Admiral Begroy Ibe-Enwo who made this disclosure at the end of a week long yearly regional sea exercise also said that a combined effort from navy from the West African sub region led to the arrest of about eight persons who had allegedly hijacked a fishing trawler off the coast of Togo.

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