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    Niger Delta militants issue threat to oil companies

    The militants from four groups in the region demanded that oil production ceases until the conclusion of dialogue with the federal government. Daily Post reports that this threat was issued in a statement released on Sunday, March 12 by the quartet of Adaka Boro Avengers, Niger Delta Creek Warriors, Ogunuma Camp of Niger Delta and

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    Pipeline vandalism hurts the people more than govt – Fashola

    The vandalism of pipelines, particularly in the Niger Delta, does not really hurt the Federal Government, but those living in communities where the menace is being perpetuated, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has said. Fashola stated this at the headquarters of his ministry in Abuja on Tuesday while inaugurating six commissioners

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    Militants bomb NPDC pipeline 24hrs after Osinbajo’s visit

    An unidentified militant group in the Niger Delta region on Tuesday blew up a crude oil trunkline in Ughelli, Delta State, barely 24 hours after Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo led a Federal Government delegation to the area in search of peace.  Osinbajo, accompanied by the Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu; and the Coordinator

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    Militants write letter to Buhari

    The Niger Delta Freedon Fighters has written an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari over the plight of the people in Akwa Ibom. In the letter exclusively obtained by Naij.com, the group claimed the governor of Akwa Ibom was siphoning the state’s fund. In the letter signed by one self-styled General Hakuna, the group said

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    Buhari’s government may soon unfreeze Tompolo’s account

    There are indications that High Chief Government Ekpemukpolo, also known as Tompolo, may soon have a soft landing from the federal government as competent sources within his Gbaramatu Kingdom have revealed that there are plans by the President Muhammadu Buhari’s government to unfreeze his account. In a phone discussion with one of Tompolo’s kinsmen in

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    NSCDC Update: Perpetrators of this crime should own up and repent – NDMPF

    The Niger Delta Ministers Peace Forum (NDMPF) yesterday condemned the cold-blooded murder of four Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) by unknown men on Tuesday in Rivers state. In a statement, Bishop Duke Akpososo, a representative of the group said, “NDMPF is at a complete loss as to the reason behind the killing of

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    Breaking: Avengers hit 3 pipelines, warn there is doom ahead

    – The oil militants have said that they blew up three more pipelines in Niger Delta – The Avengers appealed to the president to meet their demands or they will continue the war – The group added that the time is running against Buhari government as more attacks to come One of the militant groups

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    Navy arrests scores of oil thieves, seize 3 ships, 80 boats

    – Seventy-five persons have been arrested by the Nigerian Navy for allegedly taking part in oil bunkering – Some of the suspects were arrested for militancy, kidnapping, impersonation and gun production – The navy has also impounded 3 ships and 80 boats used for various illegal activities within the Niger Delta region The Nigeria Navy

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    Dreaded Nigerian militant gives tough condition for surrender

    – Militant leader Benjamin, also known as G1, in Nigeria wants to surrender but there are conditions he has mentioned – Benjamin is wanted for his alleged criminal activities in Cross River state and for reportedly killing a soldier in September A tough militant and leader of the Bakassi Strike Force (BSF) in Cross River

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    Niger Delta militants blow up another oil pipeline

    Hope that peace is finally returning to the Niger Delta has been violently shaken with a new militant group, the Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate,  has blown up a pipeline belonging to the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) in Delta State, Southern Nigeria. The group said in a statement through its spokesman Aldo Agbalaja, that it

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