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.

Posted on Fri 19 Jun 2015, 09:04 PM

The Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh has announced that the Defence Headquarters has received major arms for the Nigeria Navy to combat any form of criminalities on the Nigeria waterways.

Air Chief Marshal Badeh disclosed this during the official commissioning of the permanent site of the headquarters of the Joint Task Force, codenamed Operation Pulo Shield and the launching of the Pulo Shield Magazine in Igbogene, Yenagoa Local Government Area  of Bayelsa State.


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