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Militants of the Niger Delta

Matthew Okoba

Militants of the Niger Delta

a detective novel

by Matthew Okoba

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Published by Whiz-kids Publishers in Lagos .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMatthew Okoba
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9387.9.O37835 M55 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination152 p. ;
Number of Pages152
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24581138M
ISBN 109783391380
ISBN 109789783391383
LC Control Number2010289085
OCLC/WorldCa518305967

Militant Oil Agitations in Nigeria’s Niger Delta and the Economy Mr. Fidelis A.E. PAKI Department of Political Science, Niger Delta University (NDU), P.M.B. , Wilberforce Island , Amassoma, Nigeria. Niger Delta militants have carried out series of preconceived and. USIP Peace Briefing: Crisis in the Niger Delta 2 AMNESTY The one concrete action the federal government has taken is to introduce an amnesty for militants who turn in their weapons and commit to abandoning violence.

Apr 22,  · The Rise of Militancy in the Niger Delta Activism in the Niger Delta first gained international attention in , when the Sani Abacha military junta hanged internationally renowned activist Ken Saro-Wiwa, leader of the Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People. At first, the activism was largely nonviolent. Aug 23,  · A criminal act, which first attracted national attention on 26 February when Niger Delta militants kidnapped foreign oil workers to press home their demand, kidnapping has since become ubiquitous and commercialised. It has spreadfrom the Niger Delta to virtually all nooks and crannies of the country, with some states of course being hotspots.

For quite some time, the Niger Delta has been the issue on the front pages of both local and international tabloids. Its either they are talking about Militants or about an exploded oil pipe line and the accompanying inferno with disgusting pictures of indigenes that lost their lives in the inferno while scrambling to scoop petroleum products that gushed out of the exploded pipes; or it’s. Apr 16,  · Niger Delta militants threaten retaliation over Islamist attacks The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (Mend), the umbrella body of armed groups in Nigeria's oil-rich Niger.


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Militants of the Niger Delta by Matthew Okoba Download PDF EPUB FB2

As at 17th of Oct, reliable sources stated that The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) would resume its hostilities against the Nigerian oil industry, the Nigerian Armed Forces and its collaborators with effect from (no time specified) hours, Friday, October 16, ," the group's spokesman, Jomo Gbomo, said in the greggdev.com of operations: Niger Delta.

Sep 25,  · The Nigerian military is believed to have arrested 13 alleged members of militant groups in the densely-populated Niger Delta days after the army expressed concern over fears that militants are Author: Ludovica Iaccino. The current conflict in the Niger Delta first arose in the early s over tensions between foreign oil corporations and a number of the Niger Delta's minority ethnic groups who feel they are being exploited, particularly the Ogoni and the greggdev.comon: Niger Delta, Nigeria.

Niger Delta Militants: Environmental Pollution [Anthony Modungwo] on greggdev.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book is a hybrid of fact and fiction. Niger Delta is the region with vast oil reserves, which makes Nigeria the sixth world largest oil exporter and Africa’s biggest.

The Niger Delta is underdeveloped in all its ramifications despite the fact that it is the economic. Feb 26,  · Avoiding turning their communities into battlefields between armed forces and militants is only more reason to prevent any campaign from sprouting by denying it assistance.

Unanswered Questions. Yet the rise of a new militant group in the Niger Delta still leaves many questions unanswered. Jun 02,  · The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) is Nigeria's latest oil militant group - and making good on its pledge to "cripple the economy". But what do we know about it.

Militants and Oil Violence in the Niger Delta of Nigeria: Any Implication for Security in Nigeria. VICTOR OJAKOROTU 7). The Politics of Oil Exploitation: Rationalising on the Coexistence of Oil Wealth and Extreme Poverty in the Niger Delta Region of Nigeria FRANCIS NWONWU 8). The Politics of Oil in the Niger Delta EMMANUEL, J.

DURU 9). Jan 25,  · Vanguard News. A Nigerian newspaper and Online version of the Vanguard, a daily publication in Nigeria covering Nigeria news, Niger delta.

The rash of bomb attacks in the Niger Delta is a living book in want of a suitable title because the issues are unclear. It could have been titled Oil War 2, but unlike the First Oil War (there if. Jan 29,  · Elder Statesman and South-South leader, Chief Edwin Clark, has quietly intervened and prevailed on some angry militants in the Niger Delta, threatening.

Niger Delta region is now as it is an unsafe region in the country, as the resurgence of militancy by the allegedly tactical and formidable Niger Delta Avengers have once again promoted insecurity and uncertainty as to what the future holds as regards the economy and security of both the region and the country as a whole, it has alsoAuthor: Moses D, Olaniyi At.

READ ALSO: JUST IN: Niger Delta militants seize a ship, unveil new target Oil bunkering was the main tool by which the NDPFV attempted to gain control. There are claims that the severe face-offs between the NDPVF and NDV was brought about by Asari’s political falling out with the NDPVF’s alleged financial supporter Peter Odili, governor of Rivers state, following the April local and.

Jul 11,  · More News On National Cake Theft, Militants, and the Niger-Delta Crisis #LiterallyWhatsHot News Super Eagles Retain 31st Position in. Jan 20,  · Suspected militants have abducted five oil workers in Nigeria’s restive Niger Delta region, an area regularly hit by militant attacks and abductions, The Sun reports.

The militants seized the workers on Wednesday near the Ajoki community, which borders Edo and Delta States, said Delta State police spokesperson, Andrew Aniamaka. “The police in partnership with the [ ].

Aug 27,  · Militancy in the Niger Delta could have been contained according to South African contributor Victor Ojakorotu if a human security paradigm had been employed by the state and oil companies operating in the region.

Ojakorotu describes this paradigm as a broader conception of security that recognizes and accommodates a wider range of issues of human concern such as security from.

Nov 05,  · Militants in Niger Delta were at loggerheads, over the call to sack Senator Akpabio and disbanding of the Interim Management Committee for the NDDC. Militancy in the mids came with a systemic approach of attacks by the group called "Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND)" (Francis, Lapin and Rossiasco, ).

Nigeria and its militants Avengers unite. Other rebel groups with comic-book titles such as the Niger Delta Suicide Squad seem to pop up almost every day. Some of their complaints are fair. Aug 06,  · An amnesty deal by the Nigerian government for militants in the Niger Delta aimed at reducing unrest in the oil-rich region came into effect today.

The wider aim is to unlock the languages of the Niger Delta region, enabling peoples from all over the world, to learn and communicate in them, leading to a deeper understanding of the cultures, inspiring peace, creativity and development. We publish written and audio materials that will facilitate the learning of these languages Prices.

Jul 05,  · “By doubting we come to question, and by questioning, we perceive the truth. (Peter Abelard, ) ‘Four Questions on the ‘Amnesty’ for Niger Delta ‘Militants’ Like all right-thinking Nigerians, Perceptor is full of hope at the idea that Nigeria will be able to escape from all its troubles in the Niger Delta with a single bound, especially now that the amnesty that this.Jul 18,  · The Avengers movement sprang up around the time the president was considering an end to the program, prompting many Niger Delta residents .core Niger Delta consists of Rivers, Bayelsa, and Delta States.

The Niger Delta is home to about different ethnic groups in the nine states included in a broader definition of the region.