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Pipeline Vandals Arrested In Bayelsa

Suspects arrested by the Joint Military Task Force in the Niger Delta, Operation Delta Safe, in connection with pipeline vandalism and stealing of oil wellhead devices in Bayelsa State.

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Niger Delta people deserve a better deal: Osinbajo

Nigerians in the Niger Delta deserve a fair deal, according to the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, who outlined the vision of the Buhari administration and why it would depart from past leadership and governance failures in the region.

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Militants blow up another pipeline in Delta

UGHELLI-A militant group, Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate, NDGJM, in the early hours of Tuesday, blew up the Afiesere-Iwhrenene major delivery line to UPS/UQCC, operated by Nigeria Petroleum Development Company, NDPC/Shorelines Petroleum in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State. The attack confirmed by a leader of the group, self-styled Gen. Aldo Agbalaja, came as the Niger Delta Avengers, …

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Niger Delta Crisis: Count me out of any dialogue with govt – Dokubo Asari

 Following reports of planned negotiations between the federal government and the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, the leader of Niger Delta Peoples Volunteer Force, Alhaji Mujahid Dokubo Asari has broken his silence, warning against his inclusion in the negotiation team. He also warned against associating his name in the matter, stating categorically that he had not appointed anyone to be his …

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Kidnapped expatriate contractors in Niger Delta released – police

Seven contractors, including three Australians and a South African, have been released unharmed four days after they were kidnapped by gunmen in southern Nigeria, the police and a state security adviser said on Sunday. Reports say police had earlier given accounts of how many had been seized and what their nationalities were, and that they all worked for cement company …

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Appoint Jonathan Niger Delta envoy, group urges Buhari

A Socio-Political group, Assembly of Concern Niger Delta People (ACNDP), has appealed to President Muhammaudu Buhari to appoint his predecessor, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, as special envoy to Niger Delta. National Coordinator of the group, Mr Eperemor Governor, made the appeal in a statement on Thursday in Benin. According to him, the appointment will help to reduce the present hostility by …

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