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ND Avengers attack Agip, Shell trunk line in Bayelsa

The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) have once again dealt a huge blow to  Oil facilities in the Country. The group in a tweet from their twitter handle @NDAvengers revealed that they destroyed Nembe 1, 2 and 3 Brass to Bonny Trunk Line belonging to Agip and Shell at about 2:15 am on Saturday. Nembe is in Bayelsa State

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NSA, Kachikwu, Nguru, Boroh meet militants over pipeline bombings

As part of efforts of the Federal government to find a peaceful solution to the ongoing sabotage of oil and gas installations in the Niger-Delta, representatives of the government held a meeting with about 50 ex-militant leaders in Abuja on Wednesday. Representing the government at the meeting, which took place at  the Transcorp Hilton, Abuja were the National Security Adviser, …

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Again, Another Court Orders FG to Allow Dasuki Access Lawyers

…. Grants Bafarawa Permission to go for Lesser Hajj For the third time, the Federal Government has been ordered to allow the detained former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki to have unhindered access his lawyers for consultation and briefing in order to allow him prepared adequately for his trial. The court also granted permission to former Governor of Sokoto State, …

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Police parades Herdsmen involved in Nimbo Massacre

The Nigeria Police Force in its renewed determination to rid the society of crimes and all forms of criminality, has arrested five of the suspects involved in the midnight raid on Nimbo community in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State on 25/04/2016, as operatives of the IGP’s Intelligence Response Team (IRT) based on credible technical intelligence swooped on them. …

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Intense criticisms compel Oshiomhole to withdraw Oba’s Appointment

Following intense criticisms by the people of Benin Kingdom on the propriety of issuing a statement on the approval of Crown Prince Eheneden Erediauwa as Oba of Benin when the rites of passage of His Royal Majesty, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Erediauwa are still on, the Edo State Government has quickly withdrawn the approval letter , saying it was …

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Wike to Army Chiefs: We will help you fish out militants

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state has declared that nobody will be shielded from the military operations against militants sabotaging the nation’s economy. He stated that all Niger Delta governors opposed the use of violence to settle grievances, pointing out, that the governors are billed to meet with the Vice President on 7 June 2016 to discuss and proffer solutions …

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