China delivers OPV to Nigeria
First of two new OPVs handed over.
China Delivers “NNS Centenary” First P18N Offshore Patrol Vessel to Nigerian Navy
According to local media, the first of two P-18N offshore patrol vessels (OPV) ordered by the Nigerian Navy was delivered today at the China Shipbuilding & Offshore International Company (CSOC)’s Wuchang Shipyard in Wuhan, China. CSOC is part of the part of the State Shipbuilding Corporation, China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (CSIC). This OPV, reportedly nammed Centenary, is the first patrol ship China has exported to West Africa.
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