• Trump’s victory brought hope for Niger Deltans – Avengers

    Trump’s victory brought hope for Niger Deltans – Avengers

    According to reports, the Niger Delta Avengers have congratulated the President-elect of the United States of America, Mr. Donald Trump, on his electoral victory in the Presidential elections held on Tuesday.

    The Avengers said Trump’s victory brought hope to the agitation for the economic emancipation and fiscal federalism in the region.

    In a electronic mail sent late Wednesday evening by its spokesman, Mudoch Agbinibo, said the people of the Niger Delta would come victorious just like Trump who fought against world establishments […]

  • Niger Deltans frustrating Buhari from developing region – Omo-Agege

    Niger Deltans frustrating Buhari from developing region – Omo-Agege

    According to reports, the Senator representing Delta Central senatorial district, Delta State, Ovie Omo-Agege, has alleged that the people of Niger Delta region were the ones making it difficult for President Muhammadu Buhari to come out with his blueprint for the development of the region.

    Fielding questions from newsmen after a meeting with host community leaders and other stakeholders in Urhoboland at Ughelli, Omo-Agege said: “From the moment the man became President, there has been a concerted effort to deprive him […]

  • Hours after complaint by Niger Deltans, FG postpones Summit

    Hours after complaint by Niger Deltans, FG postpones Summit

    A few hours after some prominent Niger Deltans complained about the modalities for the Summit being put together by the Federal Government, the event has been put off.

    The Summit was scheduled for September 26 and 27 in Abuja.

    On Friday, some prominent Niger Deltans, including Chief Edwin Clark, Timi Alaibe and Uranta Uranta, complained about the modalities for the Summit.

    Shortly after this, the Federal Government issued a statement postponing the Summit indefinitely.

    The statement, signed by the Secretary of the committee saddled […]