• Another militant group emerges, demands award of 60% oil bloc to Niger Deltans

    Another militant group emerges, demands award of 60% oil bloc to Niger Deltans

    A new militant group, Ultimate Warriors of Niger Delta, has demanded the award of 60 per cent oil bloc to indigenous people of the Niger Delta region as one of the conditions for ceasefire on the destruction of oil installations in the region.

    The group, in a statement signed by its spokesman, ‘Gen’ Sibiri Taiowoh on Wednesday, threatened to continue the attack on oil facilities until the $16billion Export Processing Zone (EPZ) project as well as the Federal Maritime University established […]