Niger Delta Militants Archive

Arrested notorious militant ‘Karowei’ shot dead by army while trying to escape

Few hours after the alleged arrest of the wanted kidnapper, Peregbakumo Oyawerikumo, also known as ‘Karowei’

Militants threaten to bomb oil facilities in Niger Delta

Supreme Egbesu Tigers of Africa, a militant group in the Niger Delta region, Wednesday, threatened to

Niger Delta militants withdraw quit notice to Northerners and Yorubas

The coalition of Niger Delta militants, yesterday, withdrew the October 1 quit notice they issued to

Xenophobic attack: Militants threaten to shutdown MTN, Dstv, Shoprite, others

A coalition of Niger Delta militants on Wednesday threatened to blow up Multichoice (DSTV), MTN, Shoprite

FG resumes payments to ex-Niger Delta militants

The Federal Government has resumed payments to former Niger Delta militants, as agreed under a 2009

Buhari places prominent Nigerians under watch over Niger Delta and Biafra threats

There are strong indications that the Federal Government has placed some prominent personalities under watch, as

Recession caused by Niger Delta militants – VP Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osin­bajo on Monday declared that militants in the Niger Delta caused the ongoing

MEND hired to kill me – Goodluck Jonathan

Former President, Goodluck Jonathan, on Sunday raised the alarm over threat to his life. In a

Your statement is insensitive & provocative – MEND tells Army Chief, Buratai

The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) has described as “provocative”, Monday’s statement

Niger Delta: FG will use force if dialogue fails, Buratai reaffirms

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen Tukur Buratai, has warned militants in the Niger Delta that

Oil workers jittery over Niger Delta Avengers’ threat, call meeting with FG

Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) on Thursday urged that the Federal

Rivers Police foils attempt by militants to blow up pipeline

The Rivers State Police Command says it has foiled an attempt by militants to blow up

Buhari not interested in peace in Niger Delta, count me out of negotiation with FG – Asari Dokubo

Leader of the defunct Niger Delta People’s Volunteer Front, NDPVF, Alhaji Mujahid Asari-Dokubo has dissociated himself

Militants reportedly attack and invade Ikorodu community

There are reports that armed gunmen invaded Igbolomu and Ishawo areas in Ikorodu Local Government Area