Surge in piracy and militancy sees new patrol boats launched.
Navy retools for battle against pirates, oil thieves
Posted By: Bisi Olaniyi
For the first time in the history of the Nigerian Navy, twenty five security boats, locally built by Epenal Group of Companies, were inaugurated at once.
The inauguration took place at the Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Pathfinder, Rumuolumeni, Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital.
The Managing Director of Epenal Group of Companies, Mr. Numo Aaron, disclosed that his firm was the largest employer of labour, in terms of building boats in Nigeria.
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