The Nigerian Navy, which seized the vessel in October and has detained the crew ever since, argues that the ship lacked permission to dock at Lagos, and had no license to carry arms.
What does NN stand for?
NN stands for Nigerian Navy
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
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We have 17 other meanings of NN in our Acronym Attic
- Netscape Navigator
- Network Neighborhood (Microsoft Windows 9x)
- Network Node
- Neural Network
- Nevernet (IRC network)
- Newport News Shipbuilding and Drydock Company (US Navy)
- Newport News, VA, USA
- Nice Nade (gaming)
- Nice Nil (spades gaming)
Samples in periodicals archive:
During the graduation ceremony of 25 personnel of the Nigerian Navy (NN), at the JMSTC and the commissioning of two additional speed patrol boats which held at Navy Town, Ojo, Lagos, it was revealed by the United States Consulate General, Jeffery Hawkins To train the Nigerian security personnel in the fields of maritime security, littoral and riverine operations, JMSTC begin building the aid from United Kingdom Government to train Nigerian security personnel in the fields of maritime security, littoral and riverine operations in collaboration with the Armed Forces of Nigeria (AFN).
The Nigerian Navy has limited capacity to respond to criminal acts at sea.
Ibrahim, Chief of Naval Staff, Nigerian Navy * Colonel J.
The challenges of globalization for the Nigerian Navy and the kind of global agenda pursued by President Obasanjo are considered in the section.
Second shipment intercepted Another illegal arms shipment was intercepted this week whilst transiting at the Lagos port, a spokesperson of the Nigerian navy said on Thursday.