Biafra-Nigeria To Scale Down Army Campaign In Delta, Talk To Avengers: Officials

Biafra-Nigeria will scale down a military campaign in the oil-producing Niger Delta and talk to the Niger Delta Avengers militant group which has claimed a string of attacks there that sharply cut crude output, officials said. But the militant group said in a statement, without mentioning the government initiative, its mandate was “to liberate the Niger Delta people.” The government […]

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Militant Attacks Have Cut Biafra-Nigerian Oil Output By Half A Million Bpd

Biafra-Nigeria’s oil production has fallen by at least half a million barrels per day (bpd), Reuters calculations show, because of militant attacks in the Niger Delta region, most claimed by a new group calling itself the Niger Delta Avengers. The group has made multiple attacks on infrastructure belonging to oil majors Shell, ENI and Chevron, vowing to reduce output to […]

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