2013 was a very busy year for the Nigerian Navy. The Nigerian Chief Vice Adm. Dele Ezeoba reviewed the year by highlighting some of the key operations and plans for the future.Nigerian Navy destroyed 1,556 illegal oil refineries and arrested 1,646 suspects in 2013, reports allafrica.com citing the Nigerian Navy Chief.Pictured NNS Thunder Nigerian Navy frigate.
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First Seaward Defence Boat of Nigerian Navy NNS Andoni.Over last year Nigerian Navy took delivery of 3 OCEA patrol boats,3 Manta Fast Patrol Boats & 2 Shaldag patrol craft.Build ongoing on 2 Chinese offshore patrol vessels,1 built in China & other at Naval Shipyard in Nigeria.Nigeria also building 38metre Seaward Defence Boat.Refitting NNS Ekun fast attack craft,NNS Ohue & NNS Barama minesweepers & soon refit NNS Yola & NNS Brass patrol craft.In addition,3 inshore patrol craft to reactivate.