The National Association of Seadogs (Pyrates Confraternity) has been involved and continues to be involved in a number of significant activities throughout its 60-year history including humanitarianism, volunteerism and community service. These have always been part of the pyratical experience, as encapsulated in the Association’s 3rd Compass Point: For Humanistic Ideals. To an extent, humanitarianism has become part of the integral function of the organisation, given that Humanitarianism and Human Rights are closely associated.
On 8 March 2013, Obafaiye Shem, the Lagos State Commandant of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corp (NSCDC) appeared on Channel Television's breakfast programme, "Sunrise Daily".
The National Association of Seadogs (Pyrates' Confraternity) hails the recent judgment of the Federal High Court in Port Harcourt, which ordered the Federal Government to pay N36.7billion as compensation to the victims of the November 20, 1999 military invasion of Odi community in Bayelsa State.
The National Association of Seadogs (Pyrates Confraternity) welcomes with relief the recently announced merger of four erstwhile opposition political parties in Nigeria.
Communiqué issued at the Second Biennial Summit of the National Association of Seadogs (Pyrates Confraternity), held at the Events Centre, Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos State on Friday, February 1, 2013
Nigeria cuts the image of a nation at war with herself. Everyday, the reports of needless carnage amid pervasive corruption and the ostentatious lifestyles of elected leaders are paradoxical and disheartening. After 52 years as a politically - independent country, Nigeria faces blinding poverty, a decayed Education system, an unproductive leadership, terrible social infrastructure, grave social and civil insecurity and a despondency that is so pervasive that the country seems to have declared war on herself.
Given the escalating wave of sexual assaults across Nigeria, NAS is alarmed and calls for ACTION. In recent times, the Nigerian media has been plagued with reported cases of rape country wide. This evil development needs drastic and conscientiously sustainable approach to achieve better society!