A militant group, Niger Delta Defence Corps (NDDC) has threatened to continue the bombing of oil pipelines unless its members were represented in the on-going peace meeting between the Pan Niger Delta group, headed by Chief Edwin Clark and the Federal Government.
NDDC, led by one General John Egbe, had threatened to blow up two pipelines in Delta and Rivers states, noting that the failure to invite the group would have dire consequences as the group would carry out attacks on […]
According to reports, the Iduwini Volunteers Force (IWF) yesterday attributed the persistent attacks on Oil pipelines and emergence of new militant group in the Niger Delta region to the unethical and insincere activities of multinationals oil companies and their local counterpart operating in the region.
The militant group, which operates from one of the richest oil blocs located in Ekeremor local government area of Bayelsa state, said though the ongoing attempts at dialogue by the Federal Government is welcomed, the Oil […]
A militant group, Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate (NDGJM), last night threatened to bomb another oil facility in protest against alleged random arrests by the military under the guise of looking for its members.
The group, which claimed it is not Urhobo Militant, denounced one Gabriel Ogbudje, who was arrested last week along Abraka-Agbor road as one of its key members.
It said in a statement signed by its spokesman, Aldo Agbalaja, “Again, the Nigerian Army, in a bid to save face, […]
Three months after it attacked its first target, Niger Delta Red Squad (RDRS), the new militant group operating in the oil bearing communities of Ohaji/Egbema council area of Imo State, said it has blown another facility belonging to Agip Oil Company at Umuonei in Awara community.
The group, which announced the attack in a Facebook posting, warned Agip personnel to keep away from the pipeline, as anybody found within the vicinity would be beheaded.
The group in the post by one General […]
A militant group, the Joint Revolutionary Council, JRC, has dissociated itself from the report by an online medium that it named former President Goodluck Jonathan as a Sponsor of the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA.
In a statement issued on Sunday by its spokesperson, Cynthia Whyte, the group stressed that if the immediate past president was given to violence, he would not have lost the 2015 presidential election.
The group had reportedly claimed that former President Jonathan was the grand patron of the […]
A Bayelsa-based militant group, the Niger Delta Revolutionary Crusaders, NDRC, has accused the Minister of Transport, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi, of recommending the scraping of the proposed Maritime University, Okerenkoko, Warri South West LGA of Delta State, alleging that he is taking his hatred for former President, Goodluck Jonathan too far.
In a statement issued on Wednesday by its spokesperson, WOI Izon-Ebi, the militant group wondered how Amaechi, whose Ikwerre part of Rivers state has three tertiary institutions, would recommend the […]
“This video is for you the corrupt leaders of the zoo called Nigeria. Buhari’s family will die soon, and most especially that one called Zara, that is the name I gave to my dog. Buhari has been holding our director.
“I want Buhari to know that nobody has the monopoly of violence, this is the time for him to lose some members of his family. Release our director, Nnamdi Kanu now, if you want any negotiations and you must release him […]
The Twitter account of Militant Group – Niger Delta Avengers has been suspended today. Before the suspension, the account was used by the avengers to inform the public of their actions and strikes against oil installations in the Niger Delta area.
The Twitter account of Militant Group – Niger Delta Avengers has been suspended today. Before the suspension, the account was used by the avengers to inform the public of their actions and strikes against oil installations in the Niger Delta […]
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 Warri, Delta State, on Thursday and its blowing up of pipelines linking Warri and Kaduna refineries on Friday.
Following the attack on the Okan offshore production platform on Wednesday by the militants, […]