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Navy arrests vessel for alleged crude oil theft

Navy arrests vessel for alleged crude oil theft

“The successful detection leveraging technology and arrest of MT SAISNIL II despite the distance aligns with key priorities of the Strategic Directives of the Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Emmanuel Ogalla, emphasizing the Navy's unweaving commitment to eradicating crude oil theft within the nations maritime environment for the economic prosperity of our dear nation."
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Oil Theft ‘Magic’: 11,400 tons of stolen crude in seized supership suddenly became water

Oil Theft ‘Magic’: 11,400 tons of stolen crude in seized supership suddenly became water

Vice Admiral Samuel Afolayan (rtd) assumed office as the Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS) barely two years after Nigeria returned to democracy in 2001 and retired in 2005. Afolayan closely worked with then President Olusegun Obasanjo to tackle the cartel stealing the nation’s crude oil on a massive scale. In this interview conducted in his Osi country home in Ekiti Local Government Area of Kwara State home, the retired naval chief reveals the people behind crude theft in Nigeria, saying they are not only powerful but also dreadful.

Oil Theft: Our focus is to identify perpetrators, proffer lasting solutions — Ndiomu

Oil Theft: Our focus is to identify perpetrators, proffer lasting solutions — Ndiomu

Chairman of the Federal Government’s Investigative Panel on Oil Theft and Losses, Major-General Barry Ndiomu (Rtd) has again assured that the special panel is committed to its mandate of investigating and identifying perpetrators of the act, as well as proffering lasting solutions. Ndiomu, who is also the Interim Administrator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) […]

FG’s oil theft panel

FG’s oil theft panel

THE Federal Government has, at last, yielded to calls by well-meaning Nigerians to investigate the crude oil theft which has left our economy haggard, despite the oil boom that other oil-producing economies experience. The Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, had in October this year, prevailed on the Federal Government to institute a Judicial Panel of […]