NIGERIAN NAVY DESTROY 260 ILLEGAL REFINERIES IN WARRI, APPREHEND 5 SUSPECTS

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NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA
16 March, 2014
Warri

The Nigerian Navy on Saturday in Warri,destroyed over 260 illegal
refineries and apprehended five persons suspected to be involved in running the refineries.

A correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), who monitored the 8-hour operation inside Oteghele Phase One and Two forest in the Warri South-West Local Government Area of Delta, reports that the naval ship NNS Delta was used in destroying the illegal refineries.

Addressing newsmen at the scene of
the operation, the NNS Delta
Commanding Officer, Capt. Musa Gemu, said that the operation would be a routine process. “We destroyed about 260 underground illegal refineries and also burnt over 100
000 metric tons of Automotive Gas Oil
(AGO) diesel today.” “We also apprehended five suspects; two women and three middle-aged men.”

“The Navy also seized one small
generating set…

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