Read More Shell has evacuated nearly 100 essential oil personnel from a major production facility in the Niger Delta, following a series of attacks from a newly formed militant group that has vowed to renew the fight abandoned after a 2009 amnesty deal. has taken some 90,000 barrels per day of oil offline following an attack by the Niger Delta Avengers on its Okan offshore oil platform, and Bloomberg data wide-ranging disruptions have Nigeria producing at its lowest levels in two decades, with attacks likely to intensify.
Read More He said that the pipes, meant for a project at Aburah, were stolen from the oil fields operated by Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC), adding that four suspects, including an NPDC staff member, were arrested.
Read More Five illegal oil bunkerers arrested by troops of the 130 Battalion of the Nigerian Army Corps of Military Police, Port- Harcourt Barracks, Rivers State have been handed over to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.
Read More The Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta and Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), Brig-Gen.
Paul Boroh (retd), has expressed confidence in the ability of the military and other security agencies to apprehend those behind the recent destruction of oil and gas pipelines in the Niger Delta.
Read More Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal High Court Uyo, Akwa Ibom State on Tuesday convicted and sentenced the duo of Wisdom Afangideh and Godwin John to 10 years imprisonment on each of the two count charge preferred against them by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC Read More Government of Akwa Ibom has secured a Federal Government licence to construct new international jetty at Ikot Abasi, which is expected to resolve the perennial fuel scarcity and help boost maritime business in the state.
Read More Fuel scarcity has been hindering activities at the riverine communities in Rivers and Cross River states due to the unavailability of products in the floating petrol stations located in those areas.
Read More The new face of militancy in the Niger-Delta region, the Niger Delta Avengers, has claimed responsibility for the bombing of Chevron oil facilities at Escravos in Warri, Delta State on Friday, threatening to blow up all oil facilities in the region, including offshore platforms.
Read More The Odua Defenders Union, ODU, has described as an insult to the Yoruba race the recent threat by a new militant group, the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, to attack Lagos within a matter of days.
Read More The Federal Government Tuesday inaugurated a Technical Committee on Peace and Stability in the Niger/Delta region following series of attacks on oil and gas infrastructures allegedly by members of the Niger Delta Avengers, but warned that it would not succumb to the activities of saboteurs.
Read More GOVERNOR Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, yesterday, spoke against hostilities in the Niger Delta region, assuring that governors of the region will support the military to achieve peace in the area.
Babatude Adeniran, has announced that the state oil firm is making moves to make Nigeria self-sufficient in the supply of petroleum products.