In the niger delta, organized crime is often intertwined with, and feeds off of, other known conflict drivers for example, communal violence, militancy, and general political violence, especially around elections. Historically, the risk within nigeria’s economic growth, has been that income and revenues have been tied to the exploitation of its resource-rich soil, with the oil and natural gas industry primarily located in the southern niger delta region. Militia uprising in the niger delta and its implications for national security matthew olusola ojo peace studies and conflict resolution, school of arts and social sciences, national open university of nigeria, lagos, nigeria abstract intractable violence has invariably constituted an enduring image of the niger delta region of nigeria.
Finally, in examining the role of organized criminal violence in the niger delta, as manifested most directly through cultism, it is paramount to understand its cross-cutting nature in order to successfully mitigate its effects. Nigeria: organised crime in the niger delta and its implications for elections in 2019 sea guardian 4-may-18 maritime security updates a 1975 un definition of organized crime says it is “large scale and complex criminal activity carried on by groups of persons, however loosely or tightly organized, for the enrichment of those participating.
Risk report | nigeria: the economic and security implications of the renewed militancy in the niger delta.
The consequences of militancy in nigeria’s niger delta olasupo olusola question around the implications that the niger delta militancy has for both international and regional peace and security this study that the niger delta and its crude oil had a. The niger delta struggles: its implications for resource control 17990 words oct 14th, 2010 72 pages topic: the niger delta struggles: its implications for resource control.
The negative impact of violence associated with youth-led self-determination struggles in the niger delta and the urgent need to resolve the complex crises invite an in-depth examination of the causes of the struggle, issues in the struggle ,youth, militias and self-determination nexus in the region. The niger delta avengers (nda), a militant group in the niger delta, publicly announced its existence in march 2016 the nda have attacked oil-producing facilities in the delta, causing the shutdown of oil terminals and a fall in nigeria's oil production to its lowest level in twenty years [42.
Gas flaring in the niger delta: its economic and environmental effects abstract nigeria flares 172 billion m3 of natural gas per year in conjunction with the exploration of crude oil in the niger delta this gas flaring expends huge amounts of energy and causes environmental degradation and disease.
Gas flaring in the niger delta: its economic and environmental effects abstract nigeria flares 172 billion m3 of natural gas per year in conjunction with the exploration of crude oil in the niger delta. The implications of factionalisation of mosop on the niger delta struggle by walter duru [email protected] in recent times, the movement for the survival of ogoni people, mosop, has been in the news over an alleged disagreement on whom the actual and legitimate leader of the movement is.