• DSS arrests Bayelsa monarch over protest against Agip

    DSS arrests Bayelsa monarch over protest against Agip

    The arrest of His Royal Highness, King Walter Agri, the traditional ruler of Agrissaba in Nembe Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, by operatives of the Department of State Services, is causing tension in the oil-rich community.

    The DSS had arrested the monarch on August 7 over his alleged involvement in a protest against the Nigeria Agip Oil Company.

    It was learnt that angry youths and elders of the community had staged a protest against the multinational oil company last Friday over […]