Nigeria to Prosecute Russian Immigrants

The Nigerian Navy has handed over the 15-man Russian crew to the police for further investigation and possible prosecution.

VIDEO: Nigeria Arrest Russian Illegal Immigrants

15 Russian nationals and their vessel, were intercepted on the 19th of October 2012 for illegal entry into Nigeria’s territorial waters by the ... see more »

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  • Nigeria:  Navy Hands Over 15-Man Russian Crew to Police

    This Day, 8 January 2013

    The Nigerian Navy (NN) Monday handed over the 15-man Russian crew of the MV Myre Seadiver vessel to the police for further investigation and possible prosecution. read more »

  • Nigeria:  NN Arrests 22 Ships for Illegalities On Waters

    Vanguard, 7 January 2013

    Twenty-two vessels have been arrested by the Nigerian Navy for various act of illegality, ranging from oil bunkering and illegal entry into the nation's waters within the last 12 ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  'Why We Intercepted Arms Carrying Russian Vessel'

    Daily Trust, 26 October 2012

    The Nigerian Navy has given reasons it arrested a Russian vessel which was carrying heavy rifles last Saturday. read more »