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Militants claim pipeline blast   Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta said they had blown up an oil pipeline and captured six crew members of a chemical tanker Royal Dutch Shell: Oil pipelines attacked   Three attacks were made on oil facilities in the eastern part of the Niger Delta Militants claim bomb attack on oil pipeline   Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta, said it destroyed oil pipeline owned and operated by a foreign company in the Niger Delta region Nigerian militants to free British hostages  Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) promised to release a sick British hostage held since September 2008 Rebels declare 'oil war'   The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta declared an 'oil war' in response to what it said were 'unprovoked' attacks by government Oil attack's rebels announce truce   The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta blamed for an number of recent attacks on the oil industry announced a unilateral truce 3-year-old freed by kidnappers   A Nigerian boy has been released by his kidnappers one day after he was snatched on his way to school in the lawless Niger Delta Three-year-old seized Map of Niger Delta Nigeria
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Deadly attack off Nigeria coast Map of Niger Delta Nigeria  Gunmen in Nigeria have stormed a Dutch oil barge off the coast, killing two Nigerian navy sailors and kidnapping four foreigners Oil cleanup could take 30 years   Restoration of Nigeria's environmentally devastated oil-producing Niger Delta region could take up to 30 years, cost $1 billion President Yar'Adua has died  Nigeria's ailing President Umaru Yar'Adua, who gave amnesty to armed militants in the troubled oil-rich Niger Delta region, died. He was 58 Nigeria militants end truce in Niger Delta   The Movement for the Emancipation of the Delta, the main rebel group in oil-rich Niger Delta, says it is ending the ceasefire Senior rebels disarm in oil-rich Delta   Farah Dagogo and Akete Tom, both field commanders for the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta, laid down their weapons Rebels announce 'truce' Map of Niger Delta Nigeria
Shell agrees Nigeria oil spill deal Map of Bodo Nigeria
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  Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell has agreed to a $84m (55m) settlement with residents of the Bodo community in the Niger Delta for two oil spills
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  The main rebel group in Niger Delta is to observe a 60-day ceasefire in its attacks on the oil industry
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  Margaret Hill, the daughter of a British expatriate worker, has been kidnapped by gunmen in the Niger Delta
2007 Jun.21     Troops kill 12 in strike on oil facility   Nigerian troops killed 12 militants and freed a number of hostages in a dawn raid on an Italian-operated oil facility in the Niger Delta 2007 Feb.8     Militants hold more hostages Map of Niger Delta Nigeria  MEND, Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta, is holding 24 Filipino hostages 2007 Jan.17   Militants free Italian  The militants have released an oil worker seized last month from a terminal in the Niger Delta 2006 Dec.21   Bomb sparks Shell pullout  The largest oil operator in Nigeria began evacuating expatriate staff dependants from the Niger Delta 2006 Oct.21   Rebels free oil hostages  All 7 foreign workers who were being held hostage in southern Niger Delta have been released and are in good health 2006 Aug.15   Nigeria 'must halt kidnappings'  The president has ordered troops and police to deal firmly with those involved in kidnappings in the Niger Delta region 2006 Mar.9   Militants fight military  The military has fought a fierce gun battle with heavily armed militants in the Niger Delta 2006 Feb.18   9 abducted in Niger delta  The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta abducted foreign workers 2002 Jul.24   Rival tribes jostle for oil jobs in Delta  Competition over oil money fueled the ethnic violence that has shattered villages across southeast Niger Delta



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