Tag: Renewed Attacks

As Shell Evacuates Staff From Oil Rigs, Chevron Loses 35,000 bpd To Attacks In The Niger Delta

FLASH: Royal Dutch Shell evacuates essential staff from oil rigs and offshore platforms over threats of bombing from Niger Delta Avengers — Sahara Reporters (@SaharaReporters) May 7, 2016 Meanwhile, US energy giant Chevron has lost thousands of barrels worth of oil production capacity since militants blew up an offshore platform[Read More…]

26 People Killed In Zamfara In Renewed Attacks

No fewer than 26 people were yesterday reported to have been killed in fresh attacks by yet-to-be identified gunmen in Badarawa village, Shinkafi Local Government Area of Zamfara State on Sunday. According to some of the survivors, who claimed that they escaped death by a whisker, about 70 bike-riding gunmen[Read More…]

Gunmen Kill 18, Set Over 150 Houses Ablaze In Renewed Attacks In Plateau

The spate of killings in some parts of Plateau State took a frightening dimension in the early hours of Wednesday when a large number of notorious gunmen swooped on Kadunung village in Mangu Local Government Area of the state killing 18 people and set several houses on fire. Nigerian Tribune[Read More…]