TRAGEDY AVERTED AS NIGERIAN NAVY BOAT ON PATROL CAPSIZE ALONG OPOBO WATERWAYS
5 officers of the Nigerian Navy escaped a boat mishap in Rivers State on Monday.
Eons Intelligence gathered that a jubilee gunboat with visual call sign JEF 5 on routine patrol along Opobo waterways capsized with 5 crewmen aboard.
Investigations reveal the tragedy was caused by a fire.
Fortunately, all crewmen escaped unscathed.
The incident occurred about 24 hours after a Nigeria Airforce place crashed shortly after take-off from Abuja airport, killing everyone on board.
The Nigeria airforce told newsmen that the ill-fated plane was on a mission to rescue the abducted students and staff of the Government Science School in Kagara, Niger state.