France Launches 158th Operation Highbush Deployment

On 9 August 2021, the ocean-Patrol (MHP) Commander Ducuing sailed from the naval base of Toulon in order to conduct the 158 th mandate HIGHBUSH operation in the Gulf of Guinea. After entering the CORYMBE area of ​​operation on August 15, the PHM crew are now heading to Dakar (Senegal), the first stage of their deployment, officially marking the start…

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Commandant Bouan on West Africa Patrol

June 24, 2021 (Google Translation) – On 17 June, Commander Bouan arrived in southern Nigeria. He thus began a new stage of his mission in the Gulf of Guinea: the fight against piracy. In this area where piracy is on the increase, the presence of a navy vessel makes it possible to reassure commercial vessels and to deter bad intentions.…

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NNS Dorina and NNS Zaria Train With French Navy

November 27, 2020 (Google Translation) – On Saturday, November 21 off the Nigerian coast, the Surveillance Frigate (FS) Ventôse and its crew, on patrol in the Gulf of Guinea, carried out several interactions with two units of the Nigerian Navy: the Nigeria Navy ship (NNS) Zaria and the NNS Dorina. During their joint patrol in the Nigerian maritime approaches, the…

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