The Joint Association of Persons with Disabilities (JONAPWD) in oil-and-gas-producing communities in Delta State on Monday picketed the headquarters of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to demand “the…
The Joint Military Task Foce deployed to the Niger Delta on Monday said its troops lost a solder and killed a suspected militant leader when the bandits launched an attack on troops in Ondo state.
The Pan-Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, has demanded that the federal government set a definite timeline for oil companies to relocate their headquarters to their areas of operation in the Niger Delta.
The Bayelsa State Government has expressed its support for the federal government’s proposed liberalisation of modular refineries in the Niger Delta as part of efforts to restore peace to the volatile region.
The federal government has said that it is interested in a plan to build a $20 billion gas revolution industrial park in Odigigben, Delta State.
The Bayelsa State capital on Saturday, Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta, Paul Boroh, said that the federal government plans to liberalize the modular refineries in order to develop the oil rich region.
By Dayo Aiyetan Youths from Eket in Akwa Ibom State have threatened to disrupt construction work at Section IV of the East West Road if the federal government continues…
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the Niger Delta being a special zone for the Nigerian Economy, must be treated as a special development zone.He made the comments when he visited the Gbaramatu Kingdom, an oil producing community in Delta State.
The Defence Headquarters has appointed a new commander for the ongoing operation aimed at ridding the Niger Delta region of criminal elements, codenamed ‘Operation Delta Safe’
Women of Gbaramatu Kingdom, a predominantly fishing community in Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State, took to the streets on Monday to protest the continued invasion of their area by men of the Nigerian military.