Oil Theft - Niger Delta: 3 Sea-Going Vessels Arrested

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3 ocean going vessels with all people (foreign nationalities) on board have been arrested by the Joint Task Force (JTF). There were 1 Togolese, 2 Ghanaians and 30 Nigerians along Federal Ocean terminal Onne in Rivers State.
This is official information announced by the JTF Media Coordinator for Operation Pulo Shield, Lt-Col Onyema Nwachukwu.
He told that the ships named King I, MV Gift and MV Tiger Fish with 33 people on board were arrested by operatives of the JTF in multiple raid operations in the period 1 – 19 March 2013 along Federal Ocean Terminal near Onne in Rivers State and at the moment secured at 2 Brigade Nigerian Army, Gun Boat Company, Onne.