Niger Delta

Army To Redeploy Troops Fighting Boko Haram To Niger Delta

There are strong indications that the federal government might deploy war-tested soldiers from the north-east to the Niger Delta area to combat militants blowing up ...

FG To Deploy War Tested Soldiers From North East To Niger Delta

There are strong indications that the Defence authorities will withdraw some war-tested soldiers from the North-East and deploy them in the Niger Delta as part ... Full story

Niger Delta Militants Tell President Buhari: Stop Begging Us

Niger Delta Sea Commandos, NDSC, a militant group, in the Niger Delta, yesterday, urged President Muhammadu Buhari to discontinue his pretentious plea to militants to ...

Niger Delta: Ijaw Youths Tells Buhari What To Do

– Ijaw youths has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to  personally kick-start the dialogue process Niger Delta militants – The group maintained that for a lasting ...

See Backyard Of The Prison Where Okah Allegedly Escaped From, What Is Happening To Him Now

– Prison sources say the alleged mastermind of the October 1, 2010 bombing has not been seen since the alleged jail break – Informs, however, that ...

President Buhari Begs Niger Delta Militants : Please Stop Pipeline Bombings, I Plead In The Name Of God Almighty

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday pleaded with Niger Delta militants to soft pedal on the bombing and destruction of oil and gas installations.  He asked those close ...

Ex-Niger Delta Militants Tell Buhari: Paying Our Allowances Will Stop Youths From Violence

Former militants under the umbrella of National Coalition of Niger Delta Ex-Agitators, NCNDE-A, on Friday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to clear up all outstanding allowances ...

Breaking News: Militants Kill 30 People In Lagos

Confirmed news from Ikorodu,Lagos have it that suspected pipeline vandals,militants invade Igbo Olomu and Ishawo Community. Another source confirmed that about 30 people have been ...

Breaking News: Suspected Militants Attack Communities In Ikorodu

Gunmen suspected to be militants were said to have invaded Igbolomu and Ishawo areas in Ikorodu Local Government Area of Lagos State. According to eyewitnesses who ...

Breaking News: Fresh militants? Attack In Ikorodu Communities

By Olasunkanmi Akoni Gunmen suspected to be militants were said to have invaded Igbolomu and Ishawo areas in Ikorodu Local Government Area of Lagos State. According to ...

New Niger Delta Militant Group Emerges (Asawana Deadly Force Of Niger Delta), Demands Sovereign State

President Muhammadu Buhari’s recent efforts to bring succour to the crisis ravaged oil rich Niger Delta region may witness yet another hindrance as a new ...

New Militant Group Set To Blow Up River Niger, 3rd Mainland Bridge If PMB Doesn?t Do This

– A new militant group,  Asawana Deadly Force of Niger Delta has threatened to blow up River Niger and Third mainland bridge – The group says it ...

Nigeria Will End Fuel Importation In 2019 Says Kachikwu

Minister of State for Petreleum Resources Dr Ibe Kachikwu yesterday said Nigeria would end fuel importation by 2019. He said it requires $50billion dollars to fill ...

Gunmen Kidnap Seven, Including Australians In Nigeria

 CALABAR, Nigeria - Gunmen in southern Nigeria have killed a local driver and kidnapped as many as seven people, at least three of whom are ...

Ijaw Youths Want Buhari To Lead Negotiation With Militants

The umbrella body of Ijaw youths, the Ijaw Youth Council Worldwide, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to take the lead in the dialogue with the ...

Niger Delta Militants Warn FG: Our Patience Is Running Out

Militants under the aegis of Ultimate Warriors of the Niger Delta, UWND, on Wednesday threatened the Federal Government saying their patience was running out over ...

Bill To Give Legal Backing To Amnesty Programme Passes 2nd Reading

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Bill seeking to give legal backing to the Federal Government Amnesty Programme for former militants in the Niger Delta region ...

FG And Niger Delta Militants Agree To 30 Days Ceasefire

Emmanuel Addeh in Yenagoa The federal government and militant groups in the Niger Delta, including the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), which has claimed responsibility for a ... Full story

Police Commissioner Reveals: Niger Delta Militants Planning To invade Ogun

The Ogun State Commissioner of Police, Abdulmajid Ali, yesterday confirmed that militants from the Niger Delta region were planning to invade the state. The police boss, ... Full story

Death In Imushin: Niger Delta Militants Want To Invade Ogun

By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA—Following the killing of no fewer than 15 persons in Ogun State allegedly by suspected militants from the Niger Delta region, the State ...

Another Militant Group, Ekpeye Liberation Group Emerges In Niger Delta

 Barely 24 hours after the Federal Government began talks with members of the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) to end attacks on oil facilities, a new ...

Troops Thwart Attack on Agip Facility in Bayelsa As Ijaw Youths Demand Release Of Kinsmen

By Sylvester Idowu in Warri and Emmanuel Addeh in Yenagoa Troops attached to the Joint Military Force, the outfit deployed to protect oil installations in the ... Full story

Gbasin : Dangerous To Have Niger Delta As Battleground

By Oghene Omonisa Hon. Philip Gbasin is an Executive Director, Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC), and former Head, Department of Policy, Government and ...

Olamide, Patoranking, Timaya, Harry Song For Peace Concert In Niger Delta

For peace to reign in the Niger Delta, popular Nigerian musicians have been scheduled to participate at a concert in the region on 31 July. They ...

Former Kaduna Governor: 'Buhari Created Enemies For His Government''

Alhaji Balarabe Musa, former Governor of the old Kaduna State is blaming President Muhammadu Buhari the ongoing agitations in the country. Speaking during an interview session ...

FG Begins Talks To End Attacks On Oil Facilities

The Federal Government may have struck a deal with militants in the Niger Delta to halt further attacks on oil installations. A meeting between the Federal ...

Ex-Niger Delta Militant Leader, Ateke Tom Urges Niger Delta Avengers To Stop Violence

Ex-Niger Delta militant leader, High Chief Ateke Tom, has told the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) that his agitation was devoid of criminality and heartlessness. Tom, who ...

Ankio Briggs Mocks Buhari: Niger Delta Avengers Are From Somalia Too

A prominent female activist from the Niger Delta, Ankio Briggs, on Sunday condemned the Niger Delta Avengers for attacking oil and gas pipelines and installations ... Full story

Niger Delta Avengers give conditions for dialogue with FG

The Niger Delta Avengers on Monday said it was ready for a dialogue with the Federal Government.The militants, however, gave conditions for the peace talk.In ... Full story

Militancy: FG And Niger Delta Avengers Make Contacts

MEND wades in, appoints Ajumogobia, others to negotiate By Bolaji Adebiyi and Ejiofor Alike    Prospects for peace in the troubled oil-rich Niger Delta region brightened at ... Full story

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Euro 2016 Match Preview: Poland Vrs Portugal

Arguably the new set of dark horses in Euro 2016, Poland and Portugal lock horns at the Stade Vélodrome, Marseille in the first Quarter final ...

Popular Nigerian Music Artiste Proposes To White Girlfriend On The Street Causing Traffic Jam

Nigerian born show-stopper, AdmiralC4C who has made a name for himself on the musical scene in Romania is currently engaged to his baby mama, Ana ... Full story

Super Star: Nigerian Pastor Stages Extravagant Wedding Ceremony In Germany

A Nigerian pastor has become the talk of town after his expensive wedding in faraway Germany. The pastor identified as Benson Oben Bechemayor of The Chapel ... Full story

Forex: Foreign Investors Want Naira Devalued Above 300/$1?

The new foreign exchange regime implemented by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) saw the naira “effectively devalued” from 197 to about 283 against the ...

SO HOT: Nigerian Soft Porn Actress, Afrocandy Show Boobs And Thighs In Skin Tight Dress

Mother of two, Afrocandy looks s*xually appealling in a fading green gown which has attracted accolades from her fans.  From the numerous pictures shared on her ... Full story

Arsenal Block Iwobi From Participating In Rio Olympics

Alex Iwobi is “devastated” after Arsenal finally blocked him from the Rio Olympics, according to AfricanFootball.com. This latest decision thus overrides an earlier position by the ...

Why Are You Looking For A Foreign Coach?

Nigerian sports minister Solomon Dalung has questioned the move by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to appoint a foreign coach when they cannot even pay ...

Super Eagles To Face Lagos All Stars In Honour Of Keshi aAnd Amodu

The Lagos state government in conjunction with the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria and the Nigeria Football Supporters Club will be organizing a Farewell Testimonial ...

Lil Wayne Ready To Face A Battery Charge In Court If Found Guilty

A bouncer who was working the door at  a party organised by Lil Wayne and 2Chainz has come out to accuse Wayne of punching him ...

Cheating Is Bad; It Destroys Everything Says Toke Makinwa

Media personality, Toke Makinwa covers the latest edition of Glam Africa Magazine. In it she talks about having a member of the opposite sex as ...