CONFERENCE CANVASSES EMPOWERING NAVY TO FIGHT PIRACY
By Keji Busari-Ahmed
The need for a legislation that will empower the Nigerian Navy to investigate and prosecute oil thieves, pirates, pipeline vandals as well as those who engage in sea robbery has been stressed. This came to the fore at the conference of the Nigerian Navy in Calabar, Cross River State.
The theme of this year’s conference is combating crude oil theft in Nigerian Maritime domain, an imperative for improved national revenue earnings.