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Wike accused of funding separatists, criminals in Niger Delta

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike has been accused as the financier of separatists and criminal elements in the Niger Delta region. This strong allegation was made by foremost civil society group, 4th Force Liberation Movement after thoroughly reviewing development in the polity in the state. In a statement signed by Boniface

June 1 threat: Group cautions Niger Delta militants, asks FG to be proactive

Godsgift Onyedinefu Following the recent threat by some criminals to declare a Niger Delta Republic on June 1, several intellectuals in the region under the aegis of Niger-Delta Intellectual Front (NDIF) has advised the Federal Government to take proactive measures. A militant group known as Network of Niger Delta Republic Fighters, Monday,

Niger Delta militants blow up oil pipeline in Bayelsa State

Femi Asu and Samuel Nkemakolem A Niger Delta militant group, known as the Koluama Seven Brothers, has blown up a crude oil pipeline owned by Conoil in Bayelsa State. The group launched the bomb attack on the pipeline located at Koluama community in the Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of the state late

Insecurity: Nigeria ethnic nationality youth groups declare Buhari ill-prepared, incompetent

•More killed in the last 3 years than all Boko Haram carnage •Accuse security agencies of extrajudicial killings  Jude Johnson  The youth associations cutting across all Nigeria ethnic nationalities, self determination groups, Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) and professional bodies, have declared President Muhammadu Buhari ill-prepared and unfit to deal with the myriad of

FG screens N/Delta militants for effective engagement

... Jonah Okon The Federal Government has in an attempt to reduce tension, violent protest, kidnapping and attack on oil facilities in the Niger Delta region, proposed to screen militant and socio-political groups in the region in a new vision to  propel development in the oil producing communities. The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo stated