Niger Delta Avengers
Niger Delta Avengers backs Atiku for president
A rebel group in southern Nigeria that has carried out dozens of attacks on the oil industry declared its support on Thursday for the main opposition candidate in this weekend's election.
The threat by Niger Delta Avengers
The Niger Delta Avengers has threatened to unleash violence on the nation’s oil facilities. This they said is in reaction to the killing of innocent people by herdsmen across the country. The group then went ahead to reiterate its demand for restructuring the country, because in their words ‘anybody who is against restructuring is an…
Niger Delta leaders plead with Avengers to call off threat
The Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) yesterday convened an emergency meeting to address the rising tension in the region, particularly the threat by the Niger Delta Avengers to commence “operation zero economy” and to ground oil related activities in Delta State. The meeting which was attended by leaders from the six states of the region…
Delta State moves to avert attack on oil facilities by Avengers
The Delta State government has invited leaders of the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) for talks in a bid to ensure that the recent threat by the militant group to resume attack on oil facilities is not carried out.
Avengers insist on restructuring, threaten fresh hostilities in Niger Delta
The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) yesterday renewed call for restructuring of the country, threatening to resume hostilities in the oil-rich region if the demand is not carried out.
Niger Delta Avengers says it will launch attacks on oil facilities
A Niger Delta militant group has said it would begin another round of violent campaigns against oil companies in Nigeria in a few days’ time. "This round of attacks will be the most deadly and will be targeting the deep sea operations of the multinationals which include Bonga Platform, Agbami, EA Field, Britania-U Field, Akpo…
The Niger Delta conundrum
Quite a number of knowledgeable people have commented favourably on the 2018 budget recently presented by President Muhammadu Buhari to the National Assembly.
Editors caution Avengers over threat to resume attack on oil facilities in Niger Delta
The Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) has expressed worry over the threat by the Niger Delta Avengers to resume attacks on oil facilities in the oil-rich Niger Delta region.