Tag: Niger Delta Avengers

Press Briefing by Army Spokesman Brigadier General SK Usman

AMT Tanimu- January 5, 2017

Gentlemen of the press, welcome to year 2017 maiden press briefing. It is our first interaction to review our last year training and operational activities ... Read More

Buhari To Meet Niger Delta Group Today

Henry Solomon- November 1, 2016

Representatives of some Niger Delta militant groups would on Tuesday meet with President Muhammadu Buhari to find a way out of the crisis in the ... Read More

Niger Delta Avengers Bombs Chevron pipelines

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 25, 2016

Avengers Blew Chevron Pipelines Ahead of the proposed negotiations between the Niger Delta Leaders and the Federal Government which have been scheduled for October 31, ... Read More

Shell Shuts Trans Niger Pipeline In Ogoni Land

Henry Solomon- September 27, 2016

The Trans Niger Pipeline in Gio, Tai Local Government Area of Rivers state has been shut by  Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) of Nigeria Limited. This ... Read More

UPDATE: Operation Crocodile Smile – 23 Militants Killed in Niger Delta

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 17, 2016

Nigerian Navy Task Force in the Delta(PHOTO: Nigerian Navy) Starnley Nwanosike, NAN: The Nigerian Army killed 23 militants in the “Operation Crocodile Smile”, staged to ... Read More

FG Approves New Management Board for Niger Delta and Ogoniland Clean up

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 30, 2016

President Buhari stated, "The choice is for you to keep your environment clean and nurture the Niger Delta back to its lost glory. The beginning ... Read More

Full Report: DSS Apprehends Darikoro, Militant Behind Rumoured President Buhari Coup Plot And Pipeline Vandalism

AMT Tanimu- July 24, 2016

Tony Opuiyo, Abuja: In furtherance to ongoing tactical operations to degrade the capabilities and hide-outs of criminal gangs/ syndicates across the Federation, this Service wish ... Read More

Youths in Rivers State Protest Against Incessant Attacks On Oil Facilities in Niger-Delta

inno.korie- July 8, 2016

Cross Section of Protesting Rivers State Youths Hundreds of youths in Rivers State took to the streets of Port-Harcourt to protest the incessant attacks on ... Read More

President Buhari Sharpens Focus On The Niger Delta Crisis

Henry Solomon- July 5, 2016

OUT OF THE BLUE, a group calling itself the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA sprouts. They kill soldiers and policemen. They kidnap and kill oil company ... Read More

Police Refutes Alleged Pipeline Attack In Akwa Ibom

Henry Solomon- June 17, 2016

  The Commissioner of Police in Akwa Ibom, Mr Murtala Mani, on Thursday refuted an alleged explosion of pipelines at Ikot Osutek, Oruk-Anam Local Government ... Read More

Police refutes alleged gas pipeline attack in Akwa Ibom

inno.korie- June 16, 2016

Nigerian Police The Commissioner of Police in Akwa Ibom, Mr Murtala Mani, on Thursday refuted an alleged explosion of pipelines at Ikot Osutek, Oruk-Anam Local ... Read More

NSCDC Meets With Traditional Rulers To Resolve Niger Delta Crisis

admin- June 13, 2016

The state Commandant, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Mr. Desmond Agu confirmed the Agip bombing and said the corps had started meeting with traditional ... Read More

FG To Stop Military Operations In Niger Delta Communities

Henry Solomon- June 8, 2016

  The Federal Government and state governors in the South South political zone on Tuesday agreed to stop military operations in some of the communities ... Read More

Niger Delta Avengers Coordinator Arrested By The Nigerian Navy Special Forces!

Abdul Jimoh- June 8, 2016

Nigerian Navy(Abuja): The Commander, NNS Delta, Commodore Raimi Mohammed, said that it had arrested the coordinator of series of attacks on the Nigerian National Petroleum ... Read More

Additional Aircraft Deployed To South-South Region To Support Operation Pulo Shield

AMT Tanimu- June 8, 2016

Defense HQ, Abuja: The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has deployed additional aircraft to the Niger Delta in support of the military operations code named “OPERATION ... Read More

Crude Oil hits 2016 high on Niger Delta Avengers attacks, U.S. Stockpile Decline

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 7, 2016

Crude Oil prices continued climb on Tuesday, hitting eight-month highs, largely due to supply shortages from continued attacks on Nigeria's oil industry by a group ... Read More

FG, Security Chiefs and Niger Delta Evolving Common Strategy To End Economic Sabotage

AMT Tanimu- June 7, 2016

Prof. Yemi OsinbajoNigeria's Vice President Laolu Akande, Abuja: IN a meeting summoned on the instruction of President Muhammadu Buhari, the federal government and Niger Delta ... Read More

National Orientation Agency Urges Niger Delta Avengers To Give Dialogue A Chance In Niger Delta

Abdul Jimoh- June 3, 2016

 Mr. Fidel Agu: The Director-General, National Orientation Agency (NOA) Dr. Garba Abari has noted with dismay, the continuous violent activities of the Niger Delta Avengers and ... Read More

NAF Geared For Base Defense and Protection of Air Assets

AMT Tanimu- June 3, 2016

Defence HQ: The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), as part of efforts towards coping with the dynamism of emerging security threats, is adopting a new concept ... Read More

What You Don’t Know About the Niger Delta Avengers

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 2, 2016

Niger Delta Militants, this is not necessarily of Niger Delta Avengers(PHOTO: BlogWatch) The President today will be in Ogoniland for the initiation of the clean ... Read More