Tag: Niger Delta Militants

Sen. Brigidi dies at 56, Okowa mourns

admin- October 3, 2018

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa on Tuesday condoled with the family of a Fourth Republic legislator, late Sen. David Cobbina Brigidi, who passed on at 56. Okowa, also ... Read More

DSS Warns Ethnic Groups Against Hate Speeches, Misinformation

Abdul Jimoh- June 18, 2017

DSS Warns Ethnic Groups Against Hate Speeches, Misinformation The Department of State Services (DSS) has warned all ethnic groups in the country against misinformation and ... 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

Unknown Gunmen Abduct 15 Oil Workers in Port Harcourt

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 3, 2016

Gunmen have kidnapped 15 oil workers on a road near the oil rich city of Port Harcourt. Rivers state police spokesman Nnamdi Omoni told AFP ... Read More

Operation CROCODILE SMILE: Troops On Patrol Track Down, Arrest Hoodlums

Henry Solomon- August 31, 2016

Troops of 222 Battalion, 4 Brigade Nigerian Army involved in the field training exercise of Operation CROCODILE SMILE have also been conducting patrols and raids. ... Read More

Nigeria can now build Modern Navy Gunboats

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 19, 2016

Commissioning of new gunboats of the Nigerian Navy NAN(Lagos): The Nigerian Navy on Wednesday in Lagos inaugurated 39 gun boats and 45 operational vehicles to ... Read More

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

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

Confirmation: FG In Talks With Niger Delta Militants – President Buhari

Henry Solomon- July 21, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja said that his administration is talking to Niger Delta militants through oil companies and law-enforcement agencies to find a ... Read More

Eid Mubarak: Buhari To Militants ‘Embrace Peace, One Nigeria Not Negotiable’

Henry Solomon- July 6, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged the Niger Delta militants and other belligerent groups in the country to embrace peace, saying that ``One Nigeria is not ... 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

Niger Delta: Joint military force foils attack on Agip’s oilfield, arrest 19 suspected vandals

inno.korie- June 17, 2016

The Joint Military Force deployed to protect oil installations in the Niger Delta, Operation Pulo Shield, on Friday said it foiled an attack on Agip’s ... 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

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

Army Avert Attacks On Oil Pipelines In Bayelsa

Henry Solomon- May 29, 2016

The Nigerian Army says its troops on Sunday averted attacks on oil pipelines located at Gulobokri and Eweleso communities in Brass Local Government Area of ... Read More