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Niger Delta ceasefire?

Niger Delta Avengers announce cessation of hostilities. Niger Delta ceasefire? The struggle has always being a Pan-Niger Delta one, we only know the anti Niger Delta elements are using some disorganized characters ...
Nigeria Attack Kills 4

Fishermen kidnapped in Nigeria

Local police unaware of incidents. Sea pirates kidnap eight fishermen in A’Ibom –LG chair The Transitional Chairman of Ibeno Local Government Area, Williams Mkpah, has said sea pirates kidnapped eight fishermen fishing ...
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UK flagged ship attacked

Investigation into attack underway. Navy rescues hijacked British vessel, ‘MT VECTIS OSPREY’ from sea pirates BY – KINGSLEY OMONOBI-ABUJA. The Nigerian Navy Ship NWAMBA has rescued a British registered merchant Tanker vessel ...
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Navy boosts war against militants

Navy hopes to take the fight to the creeks with new boats. Navy boosts war against militants Posted By: Precious Igbonwelundu The war against pipeline vandals and militants Wednesday got a boost as ...
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Group offers to guard Delta waters

Just what the Delta needs: another group of guards. Group offers to safeguard Niger Delta waterways Posted By: Olugbenga Adanikin A group of volunteers, the Nigerian Merchant Navy Coastal Defence Force has petitioned ...
Nigerian navy kills 12 pirates

Nigerian Navy parades prisoners

Men accused of pipeline vandalism and piracy, too. Navy parades two suspected members of Avengers Simon Utebor and Ovie Okpare The Nigerian Navy on Saturday paraded two suspects believed to be members of ...
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Nigerian Navy, fake kidnaps

Navy suggests that kidnaps are being faked. Kidnapped crews probably disagree. Navy profiles ships, owners involved in stage-managed kidnap attempts By Evelyn Usman lagos—Nigerian Navy, yesterday said it had begun profiling names ...
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Nigeria: Operation Crocodile Smile

Sends message to Niger Delta militants. Nigeria: Operation Crocodile Smile By Abu Najakku About a fortnight ago, the Nigerian Army launched what it called Operation Crocodile Smile. The operation, according to the Chief ...
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Robot ships and pirates

Does no crew mean no target? How Pirates Will Adapt To The Future Of Robot Cargo Ships Kelsey Atherton What’s the going rate for a human life? Depending on a hostage’s citizenship, their ...
Nigeria Attack Kills 4

Navy issues Delta threat

Only MEND is negotiating with government. Surrender or be wiped-out - Navy warns militants Kess Ewubare The Nigerian Navy has warned militants in the Niger Delta to embrace the peace offered by the ...

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