Tag: Niger Delta

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BREAKING NEWS: Niger Delta Avengers Blow Up Shell And Agip Oil Facility

The Niger Delta Avengers have again blown up pipelines in the Niger Delta. The destruction of the pipelines was said to have been carried out at ...

We Will Shock The World Soon: Niger Delta Avengers Boast After Destroying Yet Another Oil Facility

The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) has destroyed a pipeline belonging to the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) close to the Batan community, Warri South-West Local ...

We Warned You: Nigerian Militant Group Tells Chevron

ABUJA, Nigeria, May 26 (UPI) -- A militant group in the Niger Delta said it targeted a Chevron Pipeline in the region after the company ... Full story

Olisa Agbakoba Advice How Buhari Can Unite Nigerians

Former President of Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Dr. Olisa Agbakoba, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari, to quickly give priority to the national question and resolve ...

Tension In Niger-Delta As Ultimatum To Danjuma, Atiku, Others Expires Today

There is anxiety in the Niger Delta as the two-week ultimatum given owners of oil blocs in the region by Niger Delta Avengers to evacuate ...

Tension In Niger Delta As Ultimatum To Danjuma, Atiku, others expires today

Niger Delta Avengers base not in Egbema—Ukori As group asks Buhari to forget Tompolo and develop Niger Delta By Emma Amaize & Perez Brisibe WARRI—THERE is anxiety in the ...

Pipeline Bombing: Nigeria’s Oil Export Dips Further By 21,000bpd

By Michael Eboh, with Agency Report Nigeria is currently losing an additional $1.017 million (about N203.45 million daily) as the country’s crude oil export dipped further ...

New Niger Delta Militant Group Gives FG Seven Days To Release Nnamdi Kanu And Dasuki

The agitation in the Niger Delta took another turn on Wednesday with a new militant group, Red Egbesu Water Lions, giving the Federal Government seven ... Full story

Governor Wike Condemns Niger Delta Avengers

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers has cautioned youths in the Niger Delta currently blowing up pipelines installations and flow stations. Wike said this while speaking on ...

Ezeife Warns: Any Attempt To Crush Niger Delta Militants May Spell Doom For Nigeria

Elder statesman and a former governor of Anambra State, Chukwuemeka Ezeife has warned the Federal Government against any attempt to crush the Niger Delta militants. According ... Full story

Check Out What Former Minister Said About Displaced Persons

– The former minster of Niger Delta Affairs, Sam Ode said he is ready to partner with the Nigerian government for the rehabilitation of displaced persons – The ...

Army Inflicts Heavy Casualty On Militants

Isa Ado, spokesman of Operation Pulo Shield – the joint force in the Niger Delta –  on Tuesday said many militants were killed during an ... Full story

Niger Delta Militants Warns Buhari: You Are Not God And We Are Not Afraid Of You

Militant group, the Niger Delta Liberation Force (NDLF), has declared that President Muhammadu Buhari “is not God”, whom the “boys in the creek” would be ... Full story

BREAKING NEWS: Niger Delta Avengers Blow Up Oil Pipelines To Warri Says Kaduna Refineries

Newly formed Niger Delta militia group, the Niger Delta Avengers, has carried out its threats to wreak havoc on the country's economy by blowing up ... Full story

Nigerian Militants Warns Further Pipeline Attacks

LAGOS, Nigeria Militants in Nigeria’s oil-rich Niger Delta on Monday threatened to escalate attacks on oil pipelines over the alleged neglect of local communities by the ... Full story

Witness Claims: How We Discovered Orubebe’s Property In Abuja

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

REVEALED: Read How PDP Will Produce Saraki’s Replacement

– 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

Army Declares War On Militants And Invades Gbaramatu

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

Sub-Sea Pipeline Attack On The Rise In Nigeria's Delta

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

I’ll Fulfil President Buhari’s Vision For Niger Delta - Ibim Seminitari

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

Joint Military Task Force Arrests Suspected Militants, Destroys Camps

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

President Jonathan’s Top Aide Oronto Douglas, Dead At 49

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

Asari Dokubo's Visit To God's Holy Place (PHOTOS)

Asari-Dokubo, fresh from causing panic in the opposition party the All Progressives Congress this morning, has posted pictures of his visit to the holy land. Asari ... Full story

Asari-Dokubo dares Boko Haram leader to meet him on the battle field

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

Nigerian Navy kills 12 pirates in Niger Delta region

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

Nigeria Holds Record Of African Country With Highest Private Jet Ownership

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

70 Year Old Man Beheaded In Akwa Ibom State

As poverty continues to take its harsh toll on the  major oil rich State of the Niger Delta in Nigeria - Akwa Ibom State, some ... Full story

Kombowei Benson, Bayelsa Speaker refunds N19.5m to state treasury

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

Ijaw leaders in secret meeting in Bayelsa State over Jonathan’s safety

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

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OMG: I Want To Be Lesbian Says Cossy Orjiakor

cossyControversial Nollywood actress, Cossy Orjiakor has indicated her readiness to become a lesbian for a personality. The Nollywood queen of boobs, on her Twitter handle @ ... Full story

Torres Ready For Game Of His Life Against Real Madrid

Fernando Torres is dreaming of eclipsing his Champions League triumph with Chelsea and making history for the second time in the competition by leading Atletico ...

Mourniho Determined To Gain Revenge On Chelsea

Newly appointed manager of Manchester United Jose Mourinho wants to gain revenge on former club Chelsea. Mourinho, 53, is on a mission to show the Blues ...

Iwobi Sad To Lose Jersey No 45

Arsenal youngster Alex Iwobi has admitted he is “gutted” he will no longer wear jersey No 45 in the new season. Iwobi will now wear the ...

Zidane: We Deserve To Be In The Final

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane says his team deserve to be in tonight's Champions League final. Zidane expects a great game against Atletico Madrid. He said: "We've ...

Gov Wike Spotted With Players During Yobo's Testimonial Match

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state was spotted with the stars and players during the much publicized testimonial match of veteran Nigerian player Joseph Yobo. See ...

Lord Of The Pitch: The Return Of ‘The Broken One’

By Abayomi Kalejaye In J. R. R. Tolkien’s epic adventure trilogy, Lord of the Rings, the ephemeral defeat of the villain, Sauron, by the hand of ...

Adekunle Gold Opens Up On How Following A Girl To Church Changed His Life

YBNL singer, Adekunle Gold, has opened up on how he switched from his Islam faith to becoming a full fletched Christian. Gold also mentioned that his ...

Barcelona's Busquets Signs New Contract

Barcelona midfielder Sergio Busquets has signed a new five-year deal with the club. Busquets, 27, has established himself as one of the best defensive midfielders in ...