Suspected Oil Thieves Arrested in Nigeria

The National Security and Civil Defence Corps have arrested 60 "pipeline vandals" suspected of siphoning petrol.

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Pipeline Vandalism

  • Nigeria:  Man Shot Dead, Lagbus Vehicle Set Ablaze As Pipeline Vandals, NSCDC Clash

    Vanguard, 8 January 2013

    Tragedy struck yesterday in Majidun-Ilaje area of Ikorodu, Lagos, after a 35-year-old man was shot dead during a violent clash between pipeline vandals and officials of the Nigeria ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  NSCDC Nabs Five Suspected Vandals, Marks 10 Years

    Vanguard, 7 January 2013

    The anti-vandal squad team of Kwara State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, has arrested a five-member criminal gang of pipeline vandalism syndicate ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Oyo NSCDC Arrests Four Suspected Vandals

    Leadership, 5 January 2013

    The Anti-Vandal Squad of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Oyo State Command, on Saturday arrested four suspected pipeline vandals. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Niger Delta Communities Collude With Oil Thieves - JTF Boss (interview)

    Leadership, 3 January 2013

    The commander of the Niger Delta Joint Military Task Force, code-named 'Operation Pulo Shield,' Major General Johnson Ochoga, in a chat with Osa Okhomina, reviews the campaign ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Suspected Pipeline Vandals Arrested in Ogun

    Leadership, 2 January 2013

    The Ogun Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) on Wednesday said it had arrested two suspected pipeline vandals on Ajede road in Ijebu East Local ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Plateau NSCDC Moves to Check Vandals

    Daily Trust, 1 January 2013

    The Plateau state Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) yesterday said will station officers of the corps in major flash points in the state to address the menace of ... read more »