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We’ll Attack Chevron Headquarters In Lagos – Niger Delta Militants

News May 12, 2016 at 2:26 pm 0 comments

New Niger Delta Militant group, The Niger Delta Avengers, this morning, threatened to attack the headquarters of Chevron Nigeria Limited, CNL, in Lekki-Lagos and its tank farm.
The militant group in an email statement, entitled, “Don’t dare the Avengers,” at about 12.17

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Buhari Orders Military To Crush New Niger Delta Militant Group

News May 8, 2016 at 12:46 pm 0 comments

President Muhammadu Buhari has given a fresh order to the military to crack down on a new militant group, the Niger Delta Avengers, which has been attacking oil installations.
It was gathered on Saturday that the President gave the directive on Friday, following the group’s attack on Chevron’s platform in

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New Niger Delta Militants Bomb Oil Pipeline In Warri

News May 6, 2016 at 3:30 pm 0 comments

Report indicate that a newly formed Nigerian Niger Delta militia group, the “Niger Delta Avengers,” has carried out its threats to wreak havoc country’s economy by blowing up oil and gas pipelines.
The latest attacks on pipelines occurred 24 hours after a major destruction was carried out on Chevron’s platform

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Gov. Emmanuel Uduaghan (Right) with Government Ekpuomokpolo aka Tompolo. Photo Courtesy of

Niger Delta Militants Loyal To Tompolo Attack More Oil Facilities

Opinions January 18, 2016 at 5:22 am 0 comments

The Niger Delta region moved closer to armed hostilities yesterday following more attacks on oil facilities by youths believed to be supporters  of  ex-militant Government Ekpemupolo (alias Tompolo).
The latest attacks were launched with General Purpose Machine-guns (GPMG) by youths in several boats.
They were apparently reacting to last Thursday’s

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ICPC Witness Recounts How N805m Was Shared By Few Niger Delta Ministry Directors

News October 8, 2015 at 11:00 am 0 comments

Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences commission, ICPC, that arraigned Yusuf Agabi and some directors in the Federal Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs has revealed through its principal witness, Kabiru Kaloma, how the sum of N805m was serially shared.
Paloma who was personal assistant to Agabi and one Ayinla

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Reps To Investigate JTF Over Burning Of Illegal Refineries

Reps To Investigate JTF Over Burning Of Illegal Refineries

News August 7, 2015 at 5:36 pm 0 comments

House of Representatives yesterday said it would set up an ad-hoc committee to investigate activities of the Joint Task Force, JTF, in the Niger Delta area relating to the burning and destruction of equipment seized from illegal refineries.
The House also mandated the ad-hoc committee (when constituted) to investigate activities

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