JUST IN: Nigeria charges journalist Jones Abiri for terrorism

Court filing seen by PREMIUM TIMES said Mr Abiri sent text messages from his phone number to Shell and Agip officials, threatening to blow their oil installations if his demands were not met.

The Bayelsa-based journalist was also accused of leading a gang of activists to blow up pipelines in Bayelsa. Read more...

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Created: 23/05/2019

Author: Akpede Benedicta
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