Niger Delta militants
This is the question on most Nigerians’ lips as the country continues to slide into anarchy and failure. Anarchy transcends confusion into the realm of the unusual and the unexpected.
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, declared as unnecessary the threat by the militant group, Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) despite his response to their demand.
Nine militant groups under the aegis of Reformed Niger Delta Avengers (RNDA) have backed out of the ongoing talks with the Federal Government, citing alleged lackadaisical approach to major issues...
21 Feb 2020
A fresh crisis looms in the country as stakeholders yesterday rejected a move by the Senate to establish an agency to make life comfortable for ‘repentant’ Boko Haram terrorists
18 Sep 2019
The Niger Delta Volunteers, made up of former militants, have given the management of Universal Energy Limited in Akwa Ibom State a 14-day ultimatum to meet the five-point demand of the host-communities...
8 Jun 2019
The Presidency has remained silent concerning the controversy trailing the alleged signing of an Executive Order by President Muhammadu Buhari...
17 Jun 2018
No doubt, the proliferation of arms and ammunitions in Nigeria is real and it is a scourge that the Federal Government must fight to pull the country from the precipice of danger.
30 May 2018
A coalition of militant groups in Niger Delta, the Joint Revolutionary Council, has threatened to resume hostilities, if the Federal Government fails to address the problems in the region.
21 Nov 2017
Six suspected militants alleged to be terrorising Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area (ONELGA) of Rivers State were killed in a gun duel between them and vigilance group in Omoku, Rivers State.
30 Sep 2017
At least two oil workers were injured in an early morning fire outbreak at an oil rig operated by an indigenous oil firm at Akassa, Brass Council of Bayelsa State.
23 Sep 2017
An oil services vessel with a combined team of security escort on board and civilians was attacked on Friday by suspected sea pirates at Ekebiri Waterways in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa.
22 Sep 2017
The joint military force deployed to the Niger Delta on Friday said it freed two of its soldiers and four civilians abducted by suspected Niger Delta militants.