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Tompolo’s kinsmen, women protest arrest of youths

Gbaramatu women in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State protesting the arrest and detention of youths in the area by the military

Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Hundreds of men and women from Gbaramatu community from Warri South-West Local Government Area of Delta State on Thursday staged a peaceful protest over the arrest and detention of some youths in the community by soldiers. The women who wore black attires carried banners with inscriptions like: “Buhari BringbackOurBoys”, Our Boys Are […]

Mob set suspected robber ablaze in Warri

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State

A middle-aged robbery suspect was on Wednesday set ablaze by angry mob at Isoko quarters in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta. The deceased, aged 21, was alleged to have been a member of a five-man robbery gang terrorising the area. The suspect, who was identified simply as Ese, was said to be a […]

IGP visits Delta, evaluates security

Acting Inspector-General of Police, Alhaji Ibrahim Idris, discussing with the Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa during the visit

The acting Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim K. Idris, has conducted on-the-spot assessment and evaluation of security situation in some flash points in the creeks of Delta State. In recent times, some riverine communities in the Niger-Delta region of Nigeria witnessed renewed militancy occasioned by pipeline and oil installations vandalization, thereby causing environmental and security challenges. […]

Governor wants more policemen for Delta

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State

Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has called for the deployment of more policemen to the state to ensure consolidation of the existing peace. The governor made the call on Friday in Asaba when he received the acting Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris. Okowa said it was a thing of […]

Niger Delta Avengers strike again, blow up Chevron pipeline

FILE PHOTO: A  pipeline destroyed by Niger Delta militants now known as 'Avengers'

To show that they are in no mood for any dialogue with the Federal Government, the resurgent militant group, Niger Delta Avengers Wednesday morning blew up another pipeline belonging to Chevron Nigeria Limited. The militant group attacked the pipeline identified as Well RMP 20 located at Warri North Local Government Area of Delta State. The […]

Niger Delta Avengers strike again, destroy Shell pipeline

Niger Delta militants

The Niger Delta Avengers in the early hours of Friday claimed responsibility for another catastrophic attack on an oil facility owned by Shell Petroleum Development Company (SDPC) in Delta State, saying it had issued a prior warning to the oil giant to desist from carrying out any repair activities in the area, PREMIUM TIMES reports. […]

Navy interrogates NNPC pipeline attack suspects in Delta


The Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) DELTA, has interrogated seven suspects over various criminal activities in the coastal region of Delta. Rear Adm. Muhammed Garba, Flag Officer Commanding (FOC), Central Naval Command,told newsmen on Wednesday at the Warri Naval Base. Garba said the suspects were apprehended in the last one week in Batan community and environs, […]

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