Nigeria rebels claim attack in oil-rich delta

2014-01-27 13:37

Rebels are claiming responsibility for an attack on a security patrol boat on a waterway in Nigeria’s southern Bayelsa state.

Life sentence for Abuja bomber

2013-01-26 08:12

A Nigerian court has sentenced to life in prison a man convicted in connection with the twin bombings in the capital Abuja near independence day commemorations in 2010 that killed 12 people.

Nigerian militants threaten SA investments

2012-04-15 11:28

Militant group MEND is threatening to attack SA's Niger Delta investments - including MTN - because of the terror trial of its leader in Johannesburg.

Mend claims attack on ENI installations

2012-04-13 11:02

The main militant group in Nigeria’s oil-producing region has claimed in a statement to have attacked installations belonging to Italian firm ENI.

Mend claims attack on oil pipeline

2012-02-06 11:51

Militants in southern Nigeria have claimed to have blown up a pipeline belonging to the Agip Oil Company, and threatened more attacks.


Okah will work for peace, court hears

2013-01-31 21:50

Convicted Nigerian terrorist Henry Okah will work with the country's government to bring peace to the region, the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg has heard.

Henry Okah trial starts in SA

2012-10-01 12:39

The trial of a presumed militant leader, Henry Okah, accused of masterminding two deadly bombings at Nigeria's independence celebrations two years ago is set to open.

Mend threatens to attack SA investments

2012-04-14 14:54

Nigeria's militant group Mend has threatened to attack South Africa's investments in the Niger Delta.

Sailors seized off Nigeria in 'good health'

2012-03-02 13:50

Three sailors abducted after their cargo was attacked by pirates off the Nigerian coast this week are in "good health", an armed militant group says.

Henry Okah trial to resume in October

2012-01-30 14:04

Nigerian terror-accused Henry Okah's trial has been adjournment until October 1 - exactly two years after the Abuja car bombings he is accused of orchestrating.

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