• NO MORE ATTACKS – NIGER DELTA AVENGERS SEND LETTER TO PRES. BUHARI

    NO MORE ATTACKS – NIGER DELTA AVENGERS SEND LETTER TO PRES. BUHARI

    Rampaging militant group, the Niger Delta Avengers, on Monday, declared a stop to hostilities in the Niger Delta region.

    The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) broke the news in a letter posted on its website by its spokesman, Mudoch Agbinibo, and addressed to President Muhammadu Buhari. It also spoke of the need for regular dialogue to take place for the Nigerian union to survive.

    The letter reads, “We call on President Muhammadu Buhari to put away the garb of a stooge to the […]

  • Niger Delta Avengers to Buhari: no more attacks

    Niger Delta Avengers to Buhari: no more attacks

    There is good news from the Niger Delta. The militants whose attacks have caused a huge dip in Nigeria’s oil exports, forcing the economy into a big crisis, said last night that they were done with the hostilities.

    The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) broke the news in a letter posted on its website by its spokesman, Mudoch  Agbinibo, and addressed to President Muhammadu Buhari. It also spoke of the need for regular dialogue to take place for the Nigerian union to survive.

    Presidential […]

  • We did not pick Wole Soyinka to negotiate on our behalf – Niger Delta Avengers

    We did not pick Wole Soyinka to negotiate on our behalf – Niger Delta Avengers

    The Niger Delta Avengers has refuted the claim that it nominated Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka; a former Abia State governor, Mr. Orji Kalu and five others to negotiate with the federal government on behalf of the group.

    A statement by the spokesman of the militant group, Mudoch Agbinibo, late on Saturday described the claim as the work of mischief makers, keen to derail the group’s struggle.

    The group said the claim “by enemies of the Niger Delta” might be because of […]

  • Dialogue with FG: Niger Delta Avengers faction nominates Kalu, Soyinka, others as negotiators

    Dialogue with FG: Niger Delta Avengers faction nominates Kalu, Soyinka, others as negotiators

    Former Abia State governor, Orji Uzor Kalu, Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka and five others have been named by a faction of the Niger Delta Avengers as members of a committee to dialogue with the Federal Government on behalf of Niger Delta Avengers.

    This was disclosed, yesterday, in a statement signed by Ballatyne Agiri, a contact person for the East and Central axis of the group as well as other splinter militant groups.

    Other members of the team of negotiators include environmentalist […]

  • We’ve video, pictures of soldiers engaged in oil bunkering — Niger Delta Avengers

    We’ve video, pictures of soldiers engaged in oil bunkering — Niger Delta Avengers

    Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, yesterday, alleged that soldiers were the merchants of oil bunkering in the Niger Delta and that they have video and pictorial evidence of their involvement in crude oil theft and records, including how much they collect and make per day from illegal oil bunkering.

    The group, in a statement denying security reports linking its forces to the killing of troops in Nembe, Bayelsa State, said it was surprised at the desperation of the military to always connect […]

  • Killers of 4 soldiers in Bayelsa are members of Niger Delta Avengers – JTF

    Killers of 4 soldiers in Bayelsa are members of Niger Delta Avengers – JTF

    Authorities of the Niger Delta Military Task Force known as Operation Delta Safe (ODS) has confirmed that the three arrested killers of four soldiers at a security post in Nembe-Ogbolomabiri Community in Nembe Local Government area of Bayelsa State are members of the Niger Delta Avengers terrorists.

    The commander of the ODS, Rear Admiral Joseph Okojie, while speaking with news men yesterday in Yenagoa, investigations showed that members of the Niger Delta Avengers disguised as burial parties attacked and killed four […]

  • N’Delta Avengers declares ceasfire, give conditions for talks with FG

    N’Delta Avengers declares ceasfire, give conditions for talks with FG

    The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) have pledged to lay down their weapons and resume talks with the federal government after months of attacks on the country’s oil and gas infrastructure that have crippled the economy.

    The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) have pledged to lay down their weapons and resume talks with the federal government after months of attacks on the country’s oil and gas infrastructure that have crippled the economy.

    The factionalised militant group also issued conditions under which it can enter […]

  • You can’t declare secession – Clark tells Niger Delta Avengers

    You can’t declare secession – Clark tells Niger Delta Avengers

    Ijaw national leader, Chief Edwin Clark, yesterday dismissed the threat by Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) to declare Niger Delta Republic on October 1, saying the unity of the country was not negotiable.

    Making his stand known in an opening remark at a one-day Stakeholders Meeting of Niger Delta Coastal states , held in Warri, Clark stated that the strength of the nation lies in its diverse culture, population and the unity of her people.

    He however aligned himself with the demand of […]

  • You must restructure Nigeria – Niger Delta Avengers tell Buhari

    You must restructure Nigeria – Niger Delta Avengers tell Buhari

    The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) yesterday vowed to implement their agenda if the Federal Government fails to restructure the country for the benefit of all Nigerians.

    The group, in a statement signed by its spokesman Mudoch Agbinibo, also threatened to unleash mayhem on oil pipelines in the Niger Delta if President Muhammadu Buhari further deploys the military to attack the oil bearing communities.

    The statement reads: “Our prayer for Buhari and the Northern hypocrite (Northern Governors) is that oil should be found […]

  • Again, Jonathan denies links with Niger Delta Avengers

    Again, Jonathan denies links with Niger Delta Avengers

    Former President Goodluck Jonathan has taken a swipe at some media houses publishing reports claiming he is under probe for alleged links with the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA).

    Meanwhile, the NDA has said it would make formal proclamation of a Niger Delta Republic on October 1.

    The militant group, yesterday, said nothing would stop it from going ahead with the decision “if the Nigerian government fails to retrace its steps by restructuring the country.”

    A statement by Jonathan’s media assistant, Ikechukwu Eze, reads […]

  • Ex-President, Goodluck Jonathan allegedly linked to Niger-Delta Avengers

    Ex-President, Goodluck Jonathan allegedly linked to Niger-Delta Avengers

    Despite his denial, ex-President Goodluck Jonathan has been allegedly fingered in the formation and activities of the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA).

    Also, findings by the security have confirmed that oil installations were mined before the May 29, 2015 handover to President Muhammadu Buhari.

    These are the basic points of intelligence report, already made available to the Presidency but which is still being studied.

    Last August 7, Jonathan denied having any links with NDA, restating his commitment to the nation’s unity.

    The intelligence gathering was […]