SOLDIERS ATTACK RIVERS COMMUNITY, BURN HOUSES FOLLOWING THEIR SUSPENSION OF OIL BUNKERING

Sampson Itode, Port Harcourt Soldiers of the Nigerian Army have allegedly invaded and burnt down houses in the Kalaekuleama community, Degema Local Government Area of Rivers State. The invasion of the community and the sacking of some residents, it was learnt, followed the suspension of oil bunkering activities in the community. It was gathered that personnel of the Operation Delta Safe carried out the invasion and destruction of property on Monday, July 29, 2019. Many residents of the community have called for an investigation into the incident. A chief in…

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WIKE ACCUSES GOC OF OIL BUNKERING, AIDING CRIMINALS

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike on Wednesday revealed the identity of Senior military officer allegedly promoting bunkering in the Niger Delta region. Wike alleged that the General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the 6 Division of the Nigerian Army, Major General Jamil Sarhem was promoting oil theft in the region. He made the allegation while hosting the Commander Joint Task Force (JTF), “Operation Delta Safe, Real Admiral Akinjide Akinrinade at the State House in Port Harcourt, the state capital and was contained in a statement by his Personal Assistant on Electronic…

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