Resurgent militant group, Niger Delta Avengers has dismissed insinuation that that it is a terrorist group, stressing that it is only fighting for the betterment of the oil rich region.
Speaking with a BBC reporter, Avengers explained that the motive behind their persistent attacks were not for selfish reasons but to see that the Niger Delta region is developed by the Federal Government.
According to the video, the separatist group maintained that things will get worse if the government fails to meet […]
The Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers on Saturday advised the Federal Government against the issuance of bailout funds to state governments for the payment of workers’ salaries.
The NUPENG’s South-West Chairman, Mr Tokunbo Korodo, gave the advice in Lagos.
The disbursement of bailout funds to the states was necessitated by the prevailing economic challenges which resulted in the non-payment of workers’ salaries by many states across the federation.
The state governments received N713.7billion as bailout funds from the federal government, […]