• Army foils Avengers’ attempt to bomb gas facility, kills two

    Army foils Avengers’ attempt to bomb gas facility, kills two

    According to reports, the Joint Military Force deployed to the Niger Delta, Operation Delta Safe, says it successfully repelled an attack by Niger Delta Avengers at a gas facility in Delta State and killed two pirates in ongoing operations in the region.

    A statement by Lieutenant Colonel Olaolu Daudu, the spokesman of the Joint Force, made this known in Bayelsa State on Tuesday.

    Daudu said the operations were carried out between Saturday and Tuesday.

    He said: “Troops deployed at Delta State while on […]

  • Breaking: Militants blow up another NPDC facility in Delta

    Breaking: Militants blow up another NPDC facility in Delta

    The group in a stament by self styled Gen Aldo Agbalaja, said: “As a mark of our commitment to a just course and to prove to the wicked and ungrateful multinational oil companies and their Nigerian military allies, who have been forcefully taking our natural endowment, without any visible returns, that we own our lands, the Opudo Strike Team of the Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate, at about 01. 00 hour today , 29th Sept 2016, bombed the Unenurhie-Evwreni delivery […]

  • Suspected militants attack NPDC facility in Delta

    Suspected militants attack NPDC facility in Delta

    A crude oil delivery line belonging to the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company crossing Afiesere-Iwhrenene communities in Ughelli North Council Area of Delta State has been blown up by suspected militants.

    A militant group, the Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate, claimed responsibility for the attack, which occurred at about 1am on Tuesday.

    The spokesperson for the militant group, Aldo Agbalaja, confirmed the development in a statement sent to our correspondent.

    The group, which is simply called Greenland, threatened further attacks while disclosing that Tuesday’s […]

  • Oil spill recorded from Exxon Mobil facility in Akwa Ibom

    Oil spill recorded from Exxon Mobil facility in Akwa Ibom

    Ibeno Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State has recorded another major oil spill from Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited, operator of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation/MPN joint Venture offshore.

    Speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday, a Community Leader, Chief Okon Udofia, confirmed the oil spill at Eneh Awa and other shoreline communities in Ibeno, Akwa Ibom.

    Udofia said the community observed the oil spillage on the shoreline (Eastern part of Ibeno) on Wednesday.

    The Community leader explained that Eneh Awa […]

  • Niger Delta Avengers warns ExxonMobil not to repair damaged facility

    Niger Delta Avengers warns ExxonMobil not to repair damaged facility

    Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), the militant group claiming responsibility for various pipeline bombings in the Niger Delta, has warned ExxonMobil not to repair its vandalised Qua Iboe terminal blasted by its operatives last Monday.

    The group warned in a statement signed by its spokesperson, Mudoch Agbinibo, that if they make any attempt to repair the terminal, something worse will happen.

    “We are warning Exxonmobil not to carry out any repair work on the blown pipeline. If they refuse and go ahead with […]