The Nigerian Navy burns vessel named "MV Cecilia" with 350,000 liters of stolen diesel.
The incident took place in Woji, Rivers State, Nigeria.
The Navy Ship Pathfinder intercepted the oil vessel on August 16.
Ship's name: MV Cecilia Imo; was originally a service boat; converted into storage for illegal diesel.
The Commander of Operation Delta Safe confirms the incident; the vessel inactive for 2 years.
Naval gunboats and a tugboat escort impounded vessel for controlled burning.
Burning operation conducted safely at sea, lasting about 2 hours.
The vessel's water tanks were repurposed as storage for unlawfully refined diesel.