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N50bn floating dock acquired by NIMASA rots away in Lagos 

Don’t relocate floating dock to Niger Delta, group tells NIMASA 

  The Alumni of Maritime Academy of Nigeria, MAN, Oron (AMANO), has faulted the call for the relocation of the multimillion-naira floating dock acquired by the...

N50bn floating dock acquired by NIMASA rots away in Lagos 

Groups demand relocation of NIMASA floating dock to Niger Delta

  Two Niger Delta groups – the Pan-Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) and the United Niger Delta Energy Development Security Strategy (UNDEDSS) – have urged the...

JIV report: SPDC denies intimidating Bayelsa community

Shell: Niger Delta dead fishes not linked to our operation 

  The Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) said on Monday that the dead fishes floating the Niger Delta coastline had nothing to do with its operations....

Buhari: Why I closed Nigeria’s land borders 

Niger Delta activist hails Buhari’s choice of Jamoh as NIMASA DG

  Ijaw leader and Niger Delta Activist, George Tamuno, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for appointing Bashir Jamoh as the Director-General of the Nigerian...

Pirates kidnap 20 Indians, spare Nigerian seafarer off Togo

Pirates attack Maersk containership in Niger Delta

  Pirates in Nigeria’s Niger Delta region today attacked a container vessel named Maersk Tema 200 nautical miles South West Bonny while the vessel was underway...

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Pirates kidnap 10 Turkish sailors in Niger Delta

10 Turkish sailors have been taken hostage by armed pirates off the coast of Nigeria’s Niger Delta region early on Tuesday, according to the shipping company Kadioglu...

Piracy-attacks

Niger Delta pirates abduct 10 Turkish sailors

10 Turkish sailors have been taken hostage by armed pirates off the coast of Nigeria’s Niger Delta region early on Tuesday, according to the shipping company Kadioglu...

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Niger Delta pirates kidnap six sailors

Sea pirates in Nigeria’s Niger Delta region have kidnapped six sailors who were crew members of a Palau-flagged tanker ship, according to the International Maritime...

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Niger Delta oil spills rose to 111 in 2018 — Shell

An International Oil Company, Shell said the number of spills caused by sabotage and theft in Nigeria’s Niger Delta region rose to 111 in 2018 from 67 in 2017,...

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson

International oil companies brazenly destroying Niger Delta — Dickson

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson on Thursday accused international oil companies of brazenly destroying the Niger Delta environment without adherence to...

Piracy-attacks

Pirates kill naval officer; kidnap 5 sailors in Niger Delta 

Armed pirates last weekend shot dead Nigerian Navy armed guard escorting an offshore support vessel and kidnapped five crew members from the vessel in the latest pirate...

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Niger Delta pirates open fire on ships

Armed pirates in the Niger Delta area attempted to attack two ships in two separate incidents off Nigeria last week.  The International Maritime Bureau (IMB) Piracy...