Niger Delta leaders yesterday severely reprimanded the militant group that blew up the Trans-Forcados at Batan, Warri South West Local Council, Delta State pipelines, saying enough was enough.
The leaders who met at the Warri home of the leader of the Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF), Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark, said the recent blowing up of Trans-Forcados Pipeline operated by Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) was no longer a matter arising from grievances, but an act designed to sabotage the present […]
According to reports, the Ogun State Commissioner of Police, CP, Ahmed Iliyasu, has called on residents of Anglican Road, Ilupewo community in Ado-Odo-Otta Local Government Area of the state to remain calm after they reportedly received a letter from suspected armed robbers of an impending visit.
The robbers posted the letters on gates and doors informing residents of the boundary community between Lagos and Ogun States, to keep Christmas gifts for them as they would be visiting anytime soon.
Following the development, […]
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, […]
Niger Delta youths under the aegis of Coalition of Civil Rights Organisation, Concerned Youths and the Ijaw Nation Worldwide have warned the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to stay away from investigating the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Dame Patience.
During a protest march to EFCC’s office in Port Harcourt, yesterday, the youths described the manner in which the Commission was going about the investigation as illegal “despicable, wicked and arrogant”.
Recall that the former first lady is being probed […]
According to reports, the Delta State Police Command has warned members of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) who are planning to hold a protest march in the state tomorrow to stay away from the state or face arrest.
The Command in a statement issued by the Public Relations Officer, SP Celestina Kalu, said it had intelligence report that IPOB members were planning to embark on protest on Friday.
”The Delta Police Command and it’s personnel have been fully briefed on […]
Members of APC Vanguard, a Pro-Buhari group in Bauchi state have sent a warning to the three senators representing the state in the senate not to support any move geared towards impeaching President Buhari.
The youths issued the warning in a letter signed by their chairman, Nura Zungur and delivered to the Bauchi state governor, Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar at Government House this morning.
The group in their letter warned that any of their senators who partakes in any impeachment move against President […]
The Niger Delta Avengers on Sunday warned some prominent Nigerians, whom it described as criminals, to stay off its activities.
In a statement by its spokesman, Brigadier General Mudoch Agbinibo, the NDA said these were the same set of people promoting the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta in order to discredit the Avengers.
Among those listed by the NDA as sabotaging its own efforts were the Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole; a former Governor of Bayelsa State, Timipre […]
Three militant groups, Reformed Egbesu Boys, Egbesu Water Lions and Egbesu Mythier Fraternity, have disowned the Avengers and Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger-Delta, MEND, which raised a negotiation team to dialogue with the federal government.
The General Officer Commanding, GOC, Intelligence, of the group, Tony Alagbakeriowei, and GOC, Logistics and Admin, General Ebi Abakoromor, in a statement on behalf of the three militant groups, said neither NDA nor MEND had the capacity to represent them at any meeting.
The joint […]
Ijaw Youths Warn Buhari over Alleged Plans to Arrest Ex-President Jonathan, Give Terms for Peace in Niger Delta
Worried about the arrest of many close associates of former President Goodluck Jonathan with respect to allegations of massive fraud perpetrated during his administration, the Ijaw Youths Congress (IYC) on Thursday warned the federal government to jettison the idea of arresting the former president.
News reports that the IYC made its position known at the Wellington Hotel in Effurrun, Delta State, where it held the 2016 annual Major Isaac Boro anniversary celebration with the theme, “The ideals of Adaka Boro and […]