alias Tompolo, has acquired seven decommissioned Norwegian warships.
fast-speed Hauk-class guided missile boats had been re-armed with new weaponry.
is a KNM Horten, a fast-attack craft now used in fighting piracy in Nigeria’s
Tompolo, now controls the Global West Vessel Service, a privately owned
contractor for maritime security for the Nigerian Maritime Safety Agency.
Nigeria’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The ships were reportedly sold first to
CAS Global, a British security company that has such a license, after which
Ekpemupolo reportedly bought the ships from the British company.
the company’s maritime fleet patrolling under a contract for the Federal