• Suspected militants kill three military JTF members in Bayelsa

    Suspected militants kill three military JTF members in Bayelsa

    Three members of the Joint Task Force, code named Operation Delta Safe, were allegedly killed on Monday morning in Nembe, a riverine area of Bayelsa State.

    The officers came under attack at a checkpoint mounted by the Nembe waterway checkpoint by persons suspected to be militants.

    Reports say the suspects who were in a gunboat were dressed in white, disguised as part of a group returning from a burial ceremony.

    The militants opened fire on the officers and stole two gunboats belonging to […]

  • Suspected militants bomb NPDC pipeline in Delta

    Suspected militants bomb NPDC pipeline in Delta

    Suspected militants on Saturday night blasted the 24-inch oil pipeline belonging to the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) in Odimodi community in Burutu Local Government Area of Delta State.

    Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC)’s 24-inch Brass Creek to Forcados Terminal Pipeline, popularly called the Trans Ramos trunk line, brings crude oil from oil well locations in Bayelsa State to the Forcados terminal.

    Security sources said on Sunday that the incident occurred at 11 p.m. with a huge fire enveloping the site of […]

  • Suspected militants invade Ogun community, kidnap landlords and rape Women

    Suspected militants invade Ogun community, kidnap landlords and rape Women

    No fewer than two landlords have been abducted and three women reportedly raped in a renewed onslaught by some gunmen on residents of Ibafo, Ogun State.

    It was gathered that suspected militants attacked Gideon village, Oke Cele and Asiwaju communities in Ibafo, unleashing mayhem on residents and carting away property.

    It was also gathered that the militants demanded N50m for the release of a landlord in Gideon village, identified only as Joel, who was abducted in his house.

    It was learnt that before […]

  • Suspected militants blow up Shell pipeline in Delta

    Suspected militants blow up Shell pipeline in Delta

    Daring militants on Monday blasted an oil pipeline belonging to Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) in Batan community in Warri South West Local Government area of Delta State.

    Security sources said that the incident occurred at SPDC Camp Five at about 1a.m. with a huge fire enveloping the site of the attack.

    “Suspected militants attacked SPDC pipeline in Batan at about 1a.m. with dynamites. As I am talking to you now, the place is engulfed with fire but efforts were being made […]

  • Breaking! Suspected militants blow up Escravos gas pipeline in Delta

    Breaking! Suspected militants blow up Escravos gas pipeline in Delta

    Suspected Niger Delta militants on Friday launched a fresh attack on a gas pipeline in Warri, Delta State.

    According to TheCable, the suspected militants blew up a section of the Escravos gas trunkline behind salvation city, near Ogbe-Ijoh in Warri South West local government area of the

  • Suspected militants kill three soldiers in Bayelsa

    Suspected militants kill three soldiers in Bayelsa

    Three soldiers attached to the Joint Force in the Niger Delta, Operation Pulo Shield, have been killed by suspected militants in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State.

    It was learnt that gunmen, who operated on a speedboat allegedly overran a military outpost at Foropa and gunned down three soldiers around 1:30am on Tuesday at Foropa in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State.

    After reportedly killing the soldiers, the militants were said to have carted away two AK47 riffles, […]