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Niger Delta

22 May 2016
Niger Delta Avengers is the name of a new group of militants in the Niger Delta who claim to be different from the former agitators and militants who operated between 2006 and 2009, largely....
21 May 2016
President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered security to be stepped up in Nigeria's oil-producing south, after a spate of attacks blamed on local militants that he said threatened the economy.
21 May 2016
Speaking at the Third Session of the Ninth Synod of the Diocese of Abuja, Okoh noted that Nigeria was having too many battles to fight at the same time.
21 May 2016
We believe that every government derives its legitimacy not just from the consent of the people, but the ability to address the welfare of the people. That hasn’t been served.
20 May 2016
A team of experts from the European Union (EU) has urged the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs to step up collaborative efforts with the EU towards providing potable water for people in the region.
18 May 2016
Sir: I was not comfortable with the demands by the militants group the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) for peace to reign in the Niger Delta region.
17 May 2016
Except the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government probes alleged unfair allocation of oil blocks in the country, there would be more hostilities ...
15 May 2016
Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF), a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), said oil exploration by multinational companies was a major contributor to environmental warming and climate change effects in Nigeria.
15 May 2016
The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has urged the Federal Government to tackle the resurgence of militancy and oil pipelines vandalism in the Niger Delta.
14 May 2016
It is not a good thing for our country now as far as the numerous economic and security challenges are concerned, especially from the North Eastern part of the country.
14 May 2016
I have always been an advocate of peaceful process in resolving crisis. Militancy in my opinion has never benefitted the ordinary suffering people of the Niger Delta region. Unfortunately ...
14 May 2016
"Unresolved issues of the Niger Delta would continue to give impetus for the emergence of aggrieved militant groups."


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