Nigerian Navy visit to Simonís Town
Article by Able Seaman T.C. Atson. Photographs
by Leading Seaman T. Zekevu
Nigerian Chief of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ekwe
Ibas commenced their visit with a courtesy call to the
South African Naval Base in Simonís Town on Sunday 19
Arrival of the delegation at Admiralty House for the
Chief of the Navy with the Chief of the South African
Navy, Vice Admiral M.S. Hlongwane was welcomed by a
Guard of Honour outside the Fleet Command Headquarters
and greeted by Flag Officer Fleet, Rear Admiral B.K.
Mhlana during the early morning of 20 March 2017.
Fleet Force Preparation, Rear Admiral (JG) S.F Petersen
gave a presentation on the fleetís capabilities followed
by a visit to SAS ISANDLWANA. The Officer Commanding,
Captain M. Nkomonde welcomed the delegation on board.
delegation stepped on board SAS QUEEN MODJADJI 1 where
they were welcomed by Officer Commanding, Commander T.V
Mahlangu for a tour on board the submarine.