Posted on Fri 8 Jun 2018, 03:12 PM

The move by the Federal Government to take control of resources in all body of water in the country has continued to draw the attention of stakeholders in the Niger Delta region.
 
A bill titled Water Resources Bill, seeking to achieve this is currently before the National Assembly.
 
A group known as the Niger Delta Coalition Against Violence say the bill does not mean well for the people of the region.
 

Posted on Sat 28 Oct 2017, 08:42 AM

Orochiri Community in Rivers state has sent a letter to a company in its domain demanding what the call 'End of year homage'.

Over the years, efforts to find a solution to the restiveness in the Niger Delta seem to have yielded little or no results.

While some blame government for neglecting the region others say leaders of the people in the affected area are greedy and have constantly shortchanged the people.

A recent revelation of how a community make demands from companies operating in the locality may be a pointer.

Posted on Sun 8 Oct 2017, 07:39 AM

Following the announcement made by the Nigerian Army signaling the commencement of Operation Crocodile Smile in six Niger Delta ststes, militant groups have threatened to attack soldiers of the Nigerian Army.

The Nigerian Army had on Saturday, October 7 deployed more than 3,000 soldiers for the three-week operation which will run from October 7 to October 28, 2017.

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