Abuja - The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has again destroyed more
illegal oil refineries and barges filled with petroleum products at Bille
Community of Degema Local Government Area in Rivers State.
NAF Director of Public Relations and Information Group
Captain, Ayodele Famuyiwa, confirmed the operation was successful on Monday.
He said the NAF Diamond 42 aircraft on Intelligence sighted
the illegal facilities. Thereafter, an Mi-24V helicopter gunship was called-in
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Famuyiwa added the operation was successful after a similar
operation was carried out with remarkable success some two days ago in the same
“These are clear signals to criminals operating in the
South-South region, as well as other parts of the country, that it is no longer
business as usual,” he said.
NAF is involved in operations to rid the Niger Delta of
– CAJ News
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