Tag archive for ‘Niger Delta Avengers’
By admin On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
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Navy Declares War On Niger Delta Avengers, As Okowa Sues For Peace

LAGOS NOVEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibo-Ete Ibas, declared on Monday, that the Nigerian Navy had reinforced security measures to combat militancy, insurgency, sea pirates, kidnapping More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 4th, 2017
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Judge Grants Suspected Niger Delta Avengers Militant N500,000 Bail

LAGOS JANUARY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An Otor-Udu High Court in Delta State has granted a suspected member of the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), Christian Oluba, who has been in custody of the Department of State Services More...

By admin On Thursday, October 27th, 2016
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PENGASSAN Chides National Assembly over Delay in Passage of PIB, Challenges of Insecurity

Members of PENGASSAN after the workshop By Barth Ndego LAGOS OCTOBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Leadership of Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) on Wednesday in Asaba, Delta State More...

By admin On Friday, September 2nd, 2016
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Olu of Warri Distances Itsekiri Nation From Clark Stakeholders’ Meeting

Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli, on Thursday distanced the Itsekiri nation from the Chief Edwin Clark-led pan Niger Delta coastal states stakeholders’ More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
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Urhobo Militants Declare ‘Operation Crocodile Tears’, Blow Up Oil Pipeline

LAGOS AUGUST 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-At a time when Niger Delta Avengers have declared an end to attacks in the region, an Urhobo militant group, Niger Delta Greenland Justice Movement, NDGJM, has on Tuesday blown up More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
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Itsekiri Urge FG to Deal with Those Fronting For Militants as Dialogue Group

Buhari LAGOS AUGUST 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government has been advised to be cautious of those parading themselves as Niger Delta stakeholders pressuring it to dialogue with them and those stoking the insurgency More...

By admin On Saturday, August 27th, 2016
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Niger Delta Crisis: Ibe Kachikwu meets Clark, Other Stakeholders in Warri

Ibe Kachikwu LAGOS AUGST 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday dispatched the Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr Ibe Kachikwu to Warri,Delta State to meet with Niger Delta Stakeholders on how More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 16th, 2016
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War in The Creeks, as Nigeria Military Engages Niger Delta Avengers in Fierce Battle

LAGOS AUGUST 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An official information reaching Urhobotoday has revealed that there is fierce battle between the combined forces of Nigeria military and Niger Delta militants tagged “Niger Delta More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 9th, 2016
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Bayelsa: Gunmen disguising as Priest Kill Three Soldiers, Cart Away Weapons

LAGOS AUGUST 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)Gunmen disguised as priests have killed at least three soldiers in Bayelsa state, southern Nigeria. The soldiers were part of the Operation Crocodile Tears, aimed at safeguarding oil More...

By admin On Monday, August 8th, 2016
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MEND Still Plotting to Assassinate Me, Jonathan Cries Out

Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS AUGUST 8TH (URHOTODAY)-Former President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday said the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) is still plotting to assassinate him, just as he denied More...

By admin On Saturday, July 30th, 2016
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Nigeria Army Bows to Pressure, Releases Detained Tompolo’s Associates

LAGOS JULY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The 3rd Battalion of the Nigerian Army, Effurun on Thursday night bowed to pressure from groups and ex-militant leader, Chief Government Ekpemupolo alias “Tomopolo” with the release More...

By admin On Thursday, July 21st, 2016
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Police Clear Bishop Accused of Sponsoring Avengers, Arraign Two for False Information

LAGOS JULY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Police Command on Thursday arraigned two suspects for false information where they had claimed that a bishop of a new generation church in Warri was sponsoring fleeing More...

By admin On Thursday, July 21st, 2016
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Nigerian Navy Confirms Arrest of Niger Delta Avengers’ Key Member

LAGOS JULY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)- The Nigerian Navy says it has arrested a suspected member of the Niger Delta Avengers. The arrested person is believed to be a major logistics supplier to the militants responsible More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 19th, 2016
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Massive Spill as Avengers Bomb Shell Facilities Near Warri

,Shell,Oil Spill,Soldier LAGOS JULY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The dreaded militant group, Niger Delta Avengers, have once again blown up crude oil trunkline belonging to the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
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Isoko Youths Distance Selves from Activities of Niger Delta Avengers

LAGOS JULY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Isoko youths under the aegis of Isoko Dynamic Youths Association, IDYA, on Wednesday distanced themselves from activities of the Niger-Delta Avengers, NDA. The President of the association, More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
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Niger Delta Avengers Open New Twitter Account, Agitate for Referendum

LAGOS JULY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Niger Delta Avengers has opened a new a twitter account a day after its twitter account was shut down. The group said the only way peace will reign in Nigeria is by the conducting More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 5th, 2016
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Twitter Shuts Down Niger Delta Avengers’ Account

Niger Delta Avengers,Delta ST LAGOS JULY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Twitter has taken down the Niger Delta Avengers’ account after the group boasted that it had carried out five attacks on oil facilities. According to More...

By admin On Monday, July 4th, 2016
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FG Peace Talks Suffer Setback as N’Delta Avengers Resumes Attack on NNPC, Chevron’s Oil Facilities

LAGOS JULY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government’s proposed peace talks with militants on Sunday morning suffered a major setback as the Niger Delta Avengers blew up several oil facilities belonging to the More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 21st, 2016
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FG, Niger Delta Avengers Agree on One-Month Extended Ceasefire

LAGOS JUNE 21ST (UEHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian government has agreed with militant groups on a one-month ceasefire in the Niger Delta region hit by a surge in attacks on oil and gas facilities, a petroleum ministry More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 14th, 2016
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Fashola Raises Alarm, Says Activities of N’Delta Avengers is Crippling Electricity Supply

Babatubde Fashola LAGOS JUNE 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Babatunde Fashola, minister of power, work and housing has raised the alarm attributing the activities of Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) as a major threat to the nation’s More...

By admin On Friday, June 10th, 2016
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Dialogue with Niger Delta Avengers, Delta Speaker, Igbuya Begs Buhari

Speaker, delta State House of Assembly, Hon Monday Igbuya LAGOS JUNE 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government of Nigeria has been called upon to dialogue with the Niger Delta Avengers, a militant group which of More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 8th, 2016
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Niger Delta Avengers Blow Up Another Chevron Oil Well, Denies Negotiating with FG

LAGOS JUNE 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Niger Delta Avengers on Wednesday claimed it had blown up another oil well. The group equally said it was not negotiating with the Federal Government. In two tweets on its Twitter More...

By admin On Monday, June 6th, 2016
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Niger Delta Avengers Bounces Back after Website Shutdown

LAGOS JUNE 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Barely hours after the acclaimed shutdown of the official website of Niger Delta Avengers, the militants have bounced back. A new website has been up and running for the group as they More...

By admin On Saturday, June 4th, 2016
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Buhari Meets Jonathan over Niger Delta Avengers

LAGOS JUNE 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari met with his predecessor, Goodluck Jonathan, on Thursday night at the presidential villa. Report says the meeting is likely to be about the Niger Delta Avengers. More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 1st, 2016
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Niger Delta Avengers: Buhari’ll Die If He Visits Ogoniland..Nobody Can Stop Him-Army

LAGOS MAY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A suspected member of a newly established militant group in Nigeria has warned the life of President Muhammadu Buhari is in danger if he visits the oil-rich Niger Delta region. In a More...