Operation Delta Safe
Armed forces remembrance: Military urged to shun hate campaigns, associations
The military hierarchy in the Niger Delta has urged its men and officers to avoid political associations and hate campaigns, but re-dedicate themselves to the services they voluntarily joined to protect their country. The Flag Officer Commanding (FOC) of the Central Naval Command, Yenagoa, Rear Admiral Saidu Garba, speaking during the Jumat prayer to commemorate…
Niger Delta militants accuse JTF of complicity in oil theft
A coalition of Niger Delta Agitators has accused the Joint Task Force (JTF) of complicity in oil bunkering in the Niger Delta.
Controversy as military announces death of notorious militant, Kareowei, hours after arrest
A new twist in the alleged surrender and arrest of notorious militant warlord, Peregbakumo Oyawerikumo, also known as Kareowei, emerged yesterday...
JTF launches manhunt for kingpin of four Britons’ kidnappers in Delta
The Joint Task Force (JTF), Operation Delta Safe (OPDS), has launched a manhunt for the leader of a kidnap gang identified as Karowei Gbakumor in Delta State.
Soldiers kill two kidnappers, seize five pipeline vandals in Rivers
Commander of OPDS, Rear Admiral Apochi Suleman said: “Two of the armed kidnappers were killed in the ensuing battle while the rescued victim is currently receiving treatment in an undisclosed hospital in Port Harcourt.”
Notorious militant kingpin, kidnapper, gunned down in Ondo State
‘Operation Delta Safe’ have gunned down a notorious militant kingpin, kidnapper and bank robber, ‘General’ Ossy Ibori, in a special operation at Ajakpa Community, Ese-Odo Local Council in the creeks of Ondo State.
Military arrests Rivers community leader for alleged unlawful shutdown of oil wells
The joint military force in the Niger Delta known as ‘Operation Delta Safe’ has confirmed the arrest of a community leader in Ogba Ndoni Egbema local council, Rivers State, Mr. Chikeobi Alali for unlawful closure of 11 oil wells belonging to Agip.
Military reads riot act to militants, pipelines surveillance contractors
He also warned that the ODS would not spare any person, group of persons or community in the region that harbours criminals that murder any of its soldiers in cold blood.
Joint Military Force arrests 5 suspected vandals, repel vessel hijack attempt
The Joint Military Force in the Niger Delta, Operation Delta Safe, said on Sunday that it arrested five suspected pipeline vandals and repelled a hijack attempt of a vessel by heavily armed sea pirates.