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*Militants on the rampage. Oscarline Onwuemenyi 20 August 2016, Sweetcrude, Abuja – The United Niger Delta Energy Development Security Strategy (UNDEDSS) has said President Muhammadu Buhari knows exactly what to do to end the Niger Delta crisis arising from militancy. UNDEDSS Secretary, Mr. Tony Uranta,...

*Militants. Oscarline Onwuemenyi 19 August 2016, Sweetcrude, Abuja – The militant group, Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), which has been blowing up oil and...

*A man samples crude oil at the bank of a polluted river in Bidere community in Ogoniland in Nigeria’s delta region. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye. …Exercise...

10 July 2016, Sweetcrude, Port Harcourt — On Thursday, the 7th of July, the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN,...

13 June 2016, Sweetcrude, Port Harcourt — Long before oil and gas were discovered in their territories, the ethnic minorities of the Niger Delta...

07 March 2016, Sweetcrude, Port Harcourt — There were three basic reasons Nigerians wanted Muhammadu Buhari back in the presidential saddle: he had...

02 December 2015, Sweetcrude, London – I write for you, Sourah the tailor; stitch by stitch you have built a life that is, unfortunately, only an...

05 December 2015, Sweetcrude, Port Harcourt – It was six weeks of total madness in the Niger Delta city of Port Harcourt where at the height of the...

08 November 2015, Sweetcrude, Lagos – In 1999, the Federal Military Government rolled out the Deep Offshore and Inland Basin Production Sharing Contracts...

11 October 2015, Sweetcrude, Port Harcourt – The appointment was very Nigerian: leaked to the foreign media while the president was attending the...