A newly formed coalition of 36 militant groups in the Niger Delta region, Continuous Emancipation of Niger Delta, CEND, which recently attacked gas and crude oil pipelines in Bayelsa State, has issued six demands to the Federal Government.
Governor Mai-Mala Buni on Friday in Damaturu inaugurated the construction of 15 units of two-bedroom semi-detached houses for Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, in the state.
The Royal Dutch Shell annual report has said the onshore Nigeria subsidiary saw a 41% rise in the number of crude oil spills due to theft or pipeline sabotage in 2019.
President Muhammadu Buhari says has said that he was touched and saddened by the fact that the host communities of OML-25 Host have to plead for a primary school to be built 40 years after oil exploration.
A soldier and two operatives of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, were shot dead on Sunday following a gun duel with suspected militants in Rivers.
Oil giant, Shell Petroleum Development Company, SPDC, has stated that it has contributed no less than $23 billion (N5.31 trillion) into the coffers of the Federal Government of Nigeria between 2013 and 2017.