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177 benefit from Amnesty programme in N/Delta communities

No fewer than 177 persons profiled from various communities across 20 distribution centres in the Niger Delta states, including Ondo, have benefited from a...

Buhari will defeat Atiku in South-South – Dakuku Peterside

Barely six days to the 2019 presidential election, President Muhammed Buhari, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been projected to defeat...

PAP secures employment for 40 ex-militants

The Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) Job Placement Unit has secured employment for 40 ex-agitators following completion of their training programme. Mr Murphy Ganagana, Special Assistant...

Sodje brothers jailed for Niger Delta children’s charity fraud

A Nigerian sporting family, the Sodjes, syphoned off cash from their own charity set up to help children in Nigeria. Former professional footballers Efe and...

Militants warn South-South governors to desist from CJN’s trial

An Assembly of Niger-Delta militants, led by the Reformed Niger Delta Avengers, RNDA, and nine other militant groups have warned governors of the South-South...

Niger Delta militants threaten to shut down Nigeria over CJN’s trial.

The trial of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Samuel Onnoghen, has continued to generate reactions from several quarters. Recall that the Law Chief was...

Niger Delta emerges number one in the environmentally toxic places in...

Where are the most toxic places on the planet? A survey based on an assessment of danger and the risk to the greatest numbers...

Federal Government has neglected the Niger Delta – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has decried what he described as deliberate neglect of the Niger Delta despite the “untold environmental hardship” being faced...

Politicians still arming Niger Delta youths – Ex-militants allege

Some ex-Niger Delta agitators have said politicians are still arming youths in the region for political reasons. This group’s spokesman Godstime Ogidigba in a statement...

Army reiterates commitment to peace in Niger Delta

The Nigerian Army has reiterated its commitment to the peace and security as well as the economic and socio-cultural development of the Niger Delta...