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Austin Ekeinde

Austin Ekeinde

    Nigeria's oil-tainted Ogoni weary of blame game
    Nigeria's oil-tainted Ogoni weary of blame game
    Skillfully scooping water from beneath a thick black carpet of crude, veteran Nigerian fisherman Suagelo Kpalap gives a shrug of resignation at the...
    Nigerian military prepares to hand over oil hostages
    Nigerian military prepares to hand over oil hostages
    Officials from foreign and local oil and construction firms gathered at an air force base in the Nigerian oil hub Port Harcourt on Thursday for the...
    Nigeria's oil equity plan to help end militancy
    Nigeria's oil equity plan to help end militancy
    Nigeria's plan to give Niger Delta residents a slice of its national energy company could be a major deterrent to militancy in the oil-producing...
    Nigeria rebels call for extension of amnesty deadline
    Nigeria rebels call for extension of amnesty deadline
    Key rebel leaders in Nigeria's oil-producing Niger Delta have urged the government to push back its October 4 amnesty deadline by three months to...
    Hundreds of Nigerian oil militants surrender arms
    Hundreds of Nigerian oil militants surrender arms
    Hundreds of Nigerian militants on Saturday surrendered their weapons, mortar bombs and gunboats, as part of a federal amnesty programme that aims...
    Nigerian militants warn of more attacks
    Nigerian militants warn of more attacks
    Nigerian militants attacked a gas plant operated by Royal Dutch Shell in the Niger Delta on Saturday and warned of more attacks to come, but the...
    Nigeria militants turn against each other in delta
    Nigeria militants turn against each other in delta
    Nigerian militants clashed with each other in the restive Niger Delta, a military spokesperson said on Friday, highlighting the complex security...
    Nigeria militants threaten broader 'oil war' in delta
    Nigeria militants threaten broader 'oil war' in delta
    Nigerian militants threatened on Wednesday to broaden their "oil war" to offshore oilfields and announced attacks on a crude oil pipeline in the...
    Nigerian militants sabotage oil facilities
    Nigerian militants sabotage oil facilities
    Nigerian militants launched assaults on two oil installations in the Niger Delta in the heaviest fighting there in two years, militants and...
    Nigerian militants launch new attacks in 'oil war'
    Nigerian militants launch new attacks in 'oil war'
    Nigerian militants launch new attacks in 'oil war'
    Heavy fighting in Nigeria's delta enters third day
    Heavy fighting in Nigeria's delta enters third day
    Nigerian militants attacked a Royal Dutch Shell oil flow station on Monday in a third day of heavy fighting with security forces in the Niger Delta...
    Nigerian army rejects accusation of deadly attack
    Nigerian army rejects accusation of deadly attack
    Nigeria's most prominent militant group on Monday accused the military of killing 12 civilians in a boat attack in the restive Niger Delta, but the...