The niger delta is the delta of the niger river sitting directly on the gulf of guinea on the atlantic ocean in nigeria it is typically considered to be located within nine coastal southern nigerian states, which include: all six states from the south south geopolitical zone,. Vanguard news a nigerian newspaper and online version of the vanguard, a daily publication in nigeria covering nigeria news, niger delta, general national news, politics, business, energy, sports. The key environmental issues in the niger delta of nigeria relate to its petroleum industry the delta covers 20,000 km² within wetlands of 70,000 km² formed primarily by sediment deposition home to 20 million people and 40 different ethnic groups, this floodplain makes up 75% of nigeria's total land mass it is the largest wetland and maintains the third-largest drainage basin in africa. The niger delta is the delta of the niger river sitting directly on the gulf of guinea on the atlantic ocean in nigeria it is typically considered to be loc. The high command of the niger delta avengers wishes all niger deltans a happy new year as we admonish the nigerian government to brace up for the doom we have finished all arrangement to unleash on the oil sector in a few days time.
The latest tweets from niger delta (@franeb) carpe diem abak, nigeria. Problems and challenges afflicting the niger delta region, particularly the core niger delta state - by: b m wifa (the piece is an excerpt from a major article that is accessible from the link below) the petroleum industry is the backbone of the nigerian economy, accounting for over 90% of nigeria’s total foreign exchange revenue. Nigeria arrests six after deadly `pirate attack` on army base the nigerian military on sunday said it had arrested six militants in the country`s oil-rich niger delta after suspected pirates killed four soldiers and a policeman in an attack on an army base in the region.
A large number of niger delta stakeholders are not impressed by federal government’s ongoing negotiation with ijaw militants from which other ethnic groups in the geo-political zone are excluded. Nigeria - niger delta - morning a luscious green landscape we travel over valleys and mountains the tranquility of the region etched through a maze of creeks and swamps that cut the terrain we pan down into a valley where a narrow dirt road guides the taxi to its destination dust spirals behind the. The niger delta development commission (nddc) has clarified that under the current leadership of nsima ekere as the managing director, no project is abandoned across the nine niger delta states.
The latest tweets from undirty niger delta (@karibiba) living my life the best way i can legal practitioner and a chelsea fc fan my favorite quote is: the world has no place for timid people - mum in front of you. The niger delta avengers and other groups have blown up oil pipelines throughout the year business nigeria to invest $10 billion in niger delta oil sector. I am convinced that president buhari means well for niger delta i have therefore decided to join forces with him to mobilise as many people as possible to ensure he succeeds, uduaghan stated. Since oil was discovered in the niger delta in 1956, over 400 billion dollars worth has been pumped out of these fertile grounds the delta, the third largest wetland in the world, has become the main source of foreign exchange earnings for nigeria yet it remains the least developed area of the country.
Air quality studies under fire in the niger delta david ishmael is an experienced consultant working in nigeria he has conducted numerous air quality studies in the oil, mining and manufacturing industries. The current conflict in the niger delta first arose in the early 1990s 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 ijaw. An amnesty offered to militants in the niger delta in 2009 was intended to end fighting, oil theft and other disruption in the region those hopes haven’t been realized, and the fragile peace is. The niger delta is an unstable area of nigeria, and inter-ethnic clashes are common - often access to oil revenue is the trigger for the violence pipelines are regularly vandalized by.
Republic of niger delta shared the voice of northern nigeria's video sp s on s so s red s september 15, 2017 6,344 views the voice of northern nigeria september 13, 2017 if this one is not a terrorist,then the word terrorist never exist republic of niger delta. The tide newspaper is the most respected source of news and information for readers in nigeria , with the latest stories on politics and current affairs, business and technology, sports, culture and the arts, as well as the popular citylife supplement, with nightlife news, restaurant reviews and top events. The senate committee on niger delta has warned contractors handling some flagship projects of the ministry of niger delta affairs to desist from the acts capable of aggravating the challenges confronting the niger delta region and nigeria.