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Obasanjo, Clark revive resource control war amid agitations for self-determination

A FORMER Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo, in an open letter addressed to Ijaw leader Edwin Clark on December 28, insisted that oil found in...

Bribe allegation: Malami dares critics to report him to security agencies but, as AGF, he supervises prosecution

ATTORNEY-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, (SAN), has challenged persons behind reports that he received a bribe from Minister of...

Dutch TV Documentary: Shell denies alleged complicity of staff in vandalism

  THE Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC) says the allegations in a Dutch Television documentary that its staff were involved in pipeline vandalism...
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How Zamfara gold mining resurrected clamour for resource control by oil producing states

THE Presidential Artisanal Gold Mining Development Initiative (PAGMI) was conceived by the Federal Government as a means of transforming the country's abundant, largely untapped...

How young people in the Niger Delta are being left out of development

By Modesta Tochi Alozie, University of Sheffield TWENTY years ago, local resistance arose in the Niger Delta because of the way oil revenue was being...

After ICIR’s investigative report, FG to hire six contractors to begin Ogoni water project

FOUR months after The ICIR’s investigation on how pollution as a result of oil spills in Nigeria's Niger Delta is silently killing the people of Ogoniland in Rivers state, the Federal Government has said it would hire six contractors to provide potable water in the affected communities.
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Nigeria has lost 7,904 persons to violent killings in two years – Group says

NIGERIA has lost not fewer than 7,904 persons to violent killings across the country between 2018 and 2020, a group of civil society organisations...

REPORT: How Niger Delta women are realising gender equity, creating opportunities

HOW do you tell when women are beginning to make impacts in their communities? Is it when their standard of living improves? Is it...

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Shell suspends sale of Nigerian oil assets

SHELL has suspended its decision to divest its Nigerian onshore oil assets, choosing instead to comply with the outcome...

Insecurity: 289 killed in worship centres within 18 months across Nigeria

THE rate of attack on worship centres leading to death has again been brought to the fore with the...

Owo massacre: Report accuses FG of shielding herdsmen by blaming terrorists

THE Nigerian government deliberately blamed the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) for last month's terror attack on St....

Coda Story accepts candidates for Bruno reporting fellowships

CODA Story is accepting candidates for the Bruno Reporting Fellowships, sponsored by Martin Walker's Bruno Foundation.  The fellowship will provide US$5,000...

Buhari makes 12 foreign trips in six months, might exceed N1. 5bn budget

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari recently went to Lisbon, Portugal for a state visit, this has clocked his twelfth international trip...
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