Tag: Niger Delta
Nigeria’s military chiefs led by chief of Defense Staff, Gen. Abayomi Olanisakin and chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok Ette Ibas, are presently combing ...
The lawmaker representing Imo West District in the upper chamber of the National Assembly, Senator Hope Uzodinma has warned his colleagues against “playing politics” with ...
The prosecution in the case against former Minister of Niger Delta Affairs Godsday Orubebe opened its case yesterday. Its first witness gave details of how ... Full story
Shooting Attack And Kidnapping Of Construction Worker Highlight Continuing Instability In Niger Delta
Unidentified gunmen killed at least one Nigerian soldier and kidnapped at least one Lebanese construction worker following a shootout with security forces along the Ogbia-Nembe ... Full story
– Current deputy senate president Ike Ekweremadu will resign alongside Saraki as sacrifice – PDP plans to pick an APC senator from the North-Central as deputy – ... Full story
The Nigerian military has declared a war on militants in the Niger Delta over their reported renewed bombing of oil and gas pipelines in the ... Full story
A sophisticated attack on a sub-sea pipeline in Nigeria's Delta might herald a return to the kind of widespread militant violence that crippled the oil ... Full story
THE acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, Mrs. Ibim Seminitari, has pledged to actualise the development vision of President Muhammadu Buhari for ... Full story
The Commander, Operation Pulo Shield, Maj.-Gen. Alani Okunola, said his unit has arrested some suspected militants during a raid at Benigboye in Burutu Local Government ... Full story
A top presidential aide and confidant of President Goodluck Jonathan, has died. Mr. Douglas died early this morning [Nigerian time] at the State House Clinic The ... Full story
The leader of the Niger Delta Peoples Volunteer Force, Alhaji Mujahid Asari-Dokubo, has dared Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, to be prepared to meet him ... Full story
The Nigerian navy has killed 12 suspected pirates and rescued a hijacked vessel laden with fuel in the country’s oil-producing Niger Delta region, authorities said ... Full story
The recent media report that Nigeria is now holding the enviable record of a country with the highest private jet ownership in Africa is unarguably ... Full story
The Speaker of the Bayelsa State House of Assembly, Mr. Kombowei Benson, has refunded N19.5m to the state treasury out of N78m the House collected ... Full story
NOTABLE Ijaw leaders met behind closed doors in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State on the security situation in the country and the safety of President Goodluck Jonathan.Jonathan, ... Full story
The Nigerian Bar Association on Tuesday said the adoption of an autonomous flag, coat of arms and anthem by Bayelsa State, and some other states ... Full story
The Bayelsa State Police Command on Monday evening confirmed the arrest of a police officer attached to MOPOL 30 Squadron in connection with the killing ... Full story
Asari Dokubo: We Will Bomb the North With Sophisticated Bombs, So Get Ready For Full-Blown Civil War
Leader of the Niger Delta Peoples Volunteer Force, Alhaji Mujaheed Dokubo Asari, has warned that it would bomb houses in the North with more sophisticated ... Full story
Twenty-eight out of the 100 ex-Niger Delta militants registered for training at the National Energy Skills Centre in Trinidad and Tobago were reportedly deported for ... Full story
Nigeria’s first lady was on Friday sworn into a senior government post in the oil-rich state of Bayelsa, an appointment tagged as scandalous by some ... Full story
Social Economic Rights Advocacy Project, SERAP, has asked the United States government to deposit into an established trust fund, the $400,000 in assets belonging to ... Full story
The Bayelsa State Government has stated that the appointment of the wife of the President, Dame Patience Jonathan, is in accordance with ongoing general reforms ... Full story
Nigerians have continued to criticise the recent appointment of the country’s First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, as a Permanent Secretary in the Bayelsa State Civil ... Full story
Two months after a London Court jailed Mr. James Ibori, former Governor of Delta State, 13 years for fraud and money laundering, another thieving former ... Full story
Horror As Innocent Children And Adults Accused Of Witchcraft Tortured And Killed In Akwa Ibom State - Photos
There has been a renewed and vigorous hunt for alleged witches and wizards in Akwa Ibom State, the Niger Delta region of Nigeria where hundreds ... Full story
A group of violent youths suspected to be Niger-Delta ex-militants this morning, invaded the Igbinedion University, Okada, Benin City, destroying school’s properties and macheting every ... Full story
Fresh violence may erupt in the crisis-prone Niger Delta following threats from ex-militants to return to the creeks and resume hostilities in about two weeks. The ... Full story
- Malaysian mother jailed after mercilessly beating her 8 month old baby - Video
- Abia State University gang rape video causes nationwide rage- Video
- Pastor Strips Female Church Members Before Praying For Them To Get A Husband
- Chuku Dalo Onejeku, Former Secret Society Cult Member In Nigeria's Chilling Confession - Video
- Engineer P. O. Otubu Of Ambrose Alli University and Student Make A Sex Tape [WATCH VIDEO].
I watched the video interview of Tiwa Savage. And I have a few thoughts on it. Seems to me that the basic idea, coming from a ...
Goalkeeper Victor Valdes will return to Manchester United after having his loan deal at Standard Liege terminated. The 34-year-old Spaniard joined Belgian club Standard on loan ...
– Real Madrid’s medical team have been blamed for the club’s injury woes which have affected some of their best players – Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema could Madrid’s ...
In spite of the attacks on social media, trauma and emotional ordeal, Tiwa Savage said she is still concerned about her estranged husband Tunji Balogun ...
– Flavour’s baby mama Anna Banner’s photo was seen at an Abuja night club – The ex-beauty queen has slammed the club manager – Anna Banner recently ...
Confederation of African Football (CAF) have told Kenya to ensure venues and infrastructure to host the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) is ready by September ...
Watford Sporting Director Nicola Salerno has hinted that Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo could be available for transfer during the summer only if the right offers ...
A diehard Totti fan, Thomas Jonsson, from Sweden, has met up with Roma legend, Francesco Totti, after the player discovered a body art of him ...
The Nigeria Football Federation have debunked rumours that they are interested in hiring former Tottenham manager, Harry Redknapp, as the new Super Eagles handler. British Newspaper ...
Interim coach of the Super Eagles Salisu Yusuf has declared that travel to England to understudy incoming Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola once he assumes ...