The umbrella is leaking and broom is broken, says Durotoye
Presidential candidate of the Alliance For New Nigeria (ANN), Fela Durotoye, speaks on the kind of leaders the country needs, why he and his party rekindles hope of a brighter future, insisting that Nigeria can pay the N30, 000 minimum wage if it cuts wastages in government, among other issues. What is your take on…
You’re cruel to Niger Delta, militants accuse president
A coalition of agitators under the aegis of Joint Revolutionary Council (JRC) and Mass Action in the Niger Delta yesterday accused President Muhammadu Buhari of abandoning the oil-rich region amid numerous promises by his administration. They described the last three years as most tortuous for the zone, stating that the Federal Government had virtually done…
420 militants, cultists embrace Akwa Ibom’s amnesty programme
Over 420 militants, kidnappers and cultists have again embraced the amnesty programme offered by Akwa Ibom State government. The criminal gang from Etim Ekpo and Ukanafun local council areas surrendered their weapons to the amnesty committee, comprising heads of security agencies in the state. The Guardian recalls that about 264 cultists, kidnappers and militants who…
Amnesty: Militants laud Buhari, Akeredolu
A militant group in Ondo State, the United Sea Wolf Avenger, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for incorporating militants in the state into the Federal Government Amnesty programme. The group, in a statement by its leaders, General Deji Ehinmowo and General Secretary, Akinfemi Raymond, appealed to the Federal Government not to extend its Amnesty programmes…
Again, suspected militants kidnap six students in Epe
Just a few days ago, a Baale in Ibeju-Lekki Local Council was kidnapped. The Baale is still in the den of his captors, as N20 million ransom is being demanded for his release.
Militants kill 5 policemen, 2 soldiers in Lagos
It was unclear if there were any casualties on the part of the militants, although security forces were said to have reinforced and stormed the area for reconnaissance and possible counter-action.
Militants didn’t blowup pipeline in Ughelli, says military
The Nigerian Military has denied reports that militants blew an oil pipeline in Delta State after Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s visit, saying it was a bush-burning incidence that was put under control immediately.
Militants claim attack on oil pipeline, allege military intimidation
Militant group, Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate (NDGJM), has said its strike forces ‘brought down’ the Afiesere Ere-Iwhenene major delivery line in Delta State.The militants, who recently launched Operation Crocodile Tears....
Militants blow up another pipeline
The only militant group that has refused to sheath its sword, the Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate, NDGJM, said its strike forces brought down the Afiesere Ere- Iwhenene major delivery line in Ughelli North council, Delta state.