According to reports, the Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate (NDGJM) yesterday explained why it did not listen to the Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark-led Pan Niger Delta Forum’s (PANDEF) plea to end the destruction of oil facilities in the region.
According to the spokesman of the upland-based NDGJM’s spokesman, ‘General’ Aldo Agbalaja, they clearly understood the psyche of the present Federal Government which core belief is to intimidate the people of the region with the military and not sincere about peaceful dialogue […]
According to reports, the Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate (NDGJM) has warned multinational oil companies not to resume work on some damaged pipelines especially the Trans-loading Forcardos Pipelines (TFP) or be prepared to face dire consequences.
The group which threatened more devastating attacks on multinational facilities in the region should its warning be discountenanced, reiterated its determination on the regional struggle, even as it discredited the dialogue team with the federal government that would be headed by the foremost Ijaw leader, […]
According to reports, the police have arrested four security personnel of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, and some workers of the Warri Refinery and Petrochemical Company, Warri, for illegally siphoning fuel from a vandalised pipeline at the WRPC jetty in Warri, Delta State.
The Naval Chief of Administration at the Warri jetty, was also identified as one of the suspected vandals by the operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Special Task Force on Pipelines Vandalism and Illegal Bunkering, who carried out […]
President of Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), Chief Obasi Lawson yesterday described militants in the Niger Delta blowing up crude oil pipelines as wicked and evil.
The IPMAN president who spoke at a press briefing in Abuja, warned the Niger Delta terrorists to come to the dialogue table or risk military action to curtail their activities in the creeks.
“The continous destruction of pipelines by these militants, is an act of wickedness. It is evil. They are trying to shut […]
Following its recent cease fire from breaking pipelines in the creeks, the Niger Delta Avengers have declared their readiness to engage federal government in a meaningful dialogue that would return peace in the oil region.
They however demanded that government must also be ready to show commitment towards the proposed dialogue by withdrawing the military from carrying out further actions within the region.
One of the stakeholders of the Amnesty Programme and leader from the region, Elder Timi Ogoriba made the decision […]
At a time when Niger Delta Avengers are declaring end to attacks in the region, an Urhobo militant group, Niger Delta Greenland Justice Movement, NDGJM, has blown up a pipeline operated by Nigeria Petroleum Development Company, NPDC, and Shorelines Petroleum Nigeria in Delta State.
The pipeline, which is a major delivery line for NPDC, was blown up at 3.am on Tuesday despite the ongoing military drill in the Niger Delta region code-named, “Operation Crocodile Smile.”
A statement by the group’s leader, “Gen” […]
We will continue to bomb pipelines until oil companies vacate Niger Delta – New militant group warns
A new militant group, the Niger Delta Searchlight, NDS, has threatened to continue attacks on pipeline installations in the Niger Delta until oil companies vacate the region.
NDS in a statement by one General Igbede N. Igbede, on Monday, disclosed that not all pipeline attacks were carried out by Avengers but they have allowed the separatist group which it claimed is now “compromised” to take the glory.
The group swore that it will not be part of any negotiation with the Federal […]
According to reports, more facts have emerged on how the joint military operation to flush out vandals from the creeks in some Lagos and Ogun States communities is being carried out.
It was reported that following the decision of the vandals, who are suspected to be Ijaw militants, to move into the inner parts of the creeks, the military also opted to deploy fighter aircrafts to “smoke” them out.
It was reported to the Newsmen on Sunday morning that aside from the […]
The Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, says it blew up three crude oil pipelines in Bayelsa and Rivers states in the early hours of Friday.
The Avengers announced on its website through its spokesman, Mudoch Agbinibo, that “At about the (hour) of 3am to 5am the Niger Delta Avengers blow up Nembe 1, 2, and 3 trunk-line in Bayelsa/River States.”
“We still using this medium to warn the general public of impostors Facebook accounts. Niger Delta Avenger is not in Social network anymore,” […]