Nigeria: Buhari to meet next week with Niger Delta militants

Nigeria: Buhari to meet next week with Niger Delta militants

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari plans to meet next week with Niger Delta militant groups in an effort to end attacks on oil infrastructure and help stabilize the troubled southern region – a big step toward meeting the latest demands for dialogue raised by industry saboteurs earlier this week. The ongoing…

Former Niger Delta warlord summoned by Lagos court

Former Niger Delta warlord summoned by Lagos court

Government Ekpemupolo, also known as Tompolo, a former Niger Delta warlord, was required by the Federal High Court of Lagos, Nigeria, to appear in order to answer to a 40-count of suspected N13bn fraud. However, Tompolo has refused to comply. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) accused him of…