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Buhari promises to pay Niger Delta more attention

Buhari promises to pay Niger Delta more attention

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the people of the Niger Delta that his promise to develop the region would continue to receive serious attention. President...

Niger Delta: JTF inaugurates gunboat, transit accommodation for personnel

Niger Delta: JTF inaugurates gunboat, transit accommodation for personnel

Sector 3 of Operation Delta Safe (OPDS), a joint military task force operating in the Niger Delta has inaugurated a 200-horse power gunboat and transit accommodation for...

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike,

Wike asks IOCs to relocate headquarters to Niger Delta

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has asked International Oil Companies (IOCs) operating in Nigeria to relocate their headquarters to the Niger Delta region, where...

Liberian-flagged container ship, the Pomerenia Sky

Niger Delta pirates release crew kidnapped from ship in October

By Godspower Edoza  The 11 crew kidnapped by pirates from a container ship off the coast of Nigeria on October 27, 2018 including eight Polish nationals, have been...

Military taskforce destroys 156 boats, 300 refineries in Niger Delta

Military taskforce destroys 156 boats, 300 refineries in Niger Delta

By Godspower Edoza The head of the joint military taskforce operating in the Niger Delta, Operation Delta Safe, has said no fewer than 156 boats and 300 illegal...

JTF destroys 436 illegal refineries, frees kidnapped oil workers

Niger Delta: JTF destroys over 300 illegal refineries

Operation Delta Safe (OPDS), a joint military taskforce operating in the Niger Delta has said no fewer than 300 illegal refineries have been destroyed in the ongoing...

Operation chase thief: Navy deploys warships, gunboats in Niger Delta 

Operation chase thief: Navy deploys warships, gunboats in Niger Delta 

By Godspower Edoza  The Nigerian Navy Eastern Naval Command says it would deploy warships, gunboats, helicopters and other naval platforms in the Niger Delta region...

Navy arrests sea robbers in Rivers

Niger Delta: Navy to begin operation `chase thief’ on Thursday

The Nigerian Navy Eastern Naval Command says it would on Thursday commence “Ani-Oforifori” exercise in Niger Delta creeks to rid the area of bad elements....

MV Pomerania Sky

Navy moves to free crew of boxship kidnapped in Niger Delta 

The Nigerian Navy said its men have begun an investigation and search and rescue operation for the 11 crew of MV Pomerania Sky, a container ship. The men were kidnapped...

Liberian-flagged container ship, the Pomerenia Sky

Niger Delta pirates abduct container ship crew, release 12 taken from Swiss vessel 

  By Godspower Edoza  Massoel Shipping, a Swiss shipping company has said that 12 crew members of a bulk carrier, MV Glarus who were abducted by pirates more than...

Niger Delta pirates kidnap 12 from Swiss cargo ship

Switzerland investigates kidnapping of 12 ship crew in Niger Delta 

The public prosecutor in Basel, Switzerland, has opened an investigation into the case of a Swiss-registered ship hijacked off the coast of Nigeria in September. Ransom...

Niger Delta pirates kidnap 12 from Swiss cargo ship

Niger Delta pirates kidnap 12 from Swiss cargo ship

Pirates kidnapped 12 crew members from a Swiss merchant vessel on Saturday in Nigerian waters, the ship’s operator said in a statement. Kidnapping for ransom is a...