Tag: Niger Delta militants

  • Nigerian Navy OPV boost

    Navy gets a Christmas present. Nigerian Navy commissions 30 patrol vessels into service Written by Oscar Nkala President Muhammadu Buhari has commissioned 30 vessels into service with the Nigerian Navy […]

  • Nigeria to bolster military

    Nigeria: President Buhari Pledges More Support to Military By Tobi Soniyi and Chiemelie Ezeobi Abuja and Lagos — President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Lagos pledged the continuous support of the […]

  • Nigeria’s Delta strategy

    A government investment plan aims to disarm militant groups fighting for a greater share of the Niger Delta’s oil wealth. Nigeria’s $10bn strategy to stem its vast flows of stolen […]

  • Nigeria gets new OPV

    More toys for the Nigerian Navy Second P18N offshore patrol vessel arrives in Nigeria Mrityunjoy Mazumdar The Nigerian Navy’s second Chinese-built 95.5 m-long P18N offshore patrol vessel (OPV) NNS Unity […]

  • Delta militants killed

    JTF kill two militants during attack. Nigeria: Two Killed As Army Repels Attack By Niger Delta Avengers The Joint Military Force deployed to the Niger Delta, Operation Delta Safe says […]

  • More troops for Delta

    Unlikely to deter the Delta militants. Nigerian Navy deploys 3,400 troops to tackle piracy, oil theft Yemi Oluwadare The Nigerian Navy has deployed four warships and 3,400 troops to tackle […]