‘Benefits of financial knowledge among youths’

In the same manner that education and training equip an individual for success in life, so does financial literacy enhance sound financial decisions and lifetime financial security. This was the submission of Chief Executive of Stanbic IBTC Bank, a member of Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, Dr. Demola Sogunle while speaking in Umuahia, Abia State at…

Politics is not a dirty game, It Solves Human Problems – PDP Group

Mr Denis Shima, the National Coordinator of `PDP Loyal Group 100 per cent’ on Tuesday advised Taraba youths not to see politics as a dirty game. Shima gave the advice at a Thanksgiving Service organised in his honour by the Catholic Youth Organisation of Nigeria (CYON) of St Peters Catholic Parish in Jalingo. He said……

Anambra Govt. budgets N858m for sports, youth development, says Commissioner

Anambra Commissioner for Youth and Sports, Uju Nwogu, says the state government has proposed to spend N858 million on the execution of sports and youth entrepreneurial programmes this year. Nwogu said on Friday in Awka that in the draft capital expenditure, N160 million was earmarked for stadium projects in Awka and Onitsha. The budget proposal……

President Buhari’s media aide says youths support for FG will soon yield results

Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant, Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, on Sunday assured Nigerian youths that their support and confidence in the Federal Government would yield the desired results. Shehu gave the assurance in Abuja at an interactive session organised by the Citizens Support for Good Governance in Nigeria for youths.……

500 young Nigerians to benefit from Netherlands’ support

The Head of the Netherlands Delegation in Lagos, Mr Michel Deleen, on Friday announced his government’s plan to support about 500 young Nigerians in the development of their business ideas, this year. Deleen told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the delegation was also looking at the possibility of involving Dutch companies in Nigeria in……

#NotTooYoungToRun: What is wrong with the Nigerian Youth?

Anthony Enahoro moved the motion of independence at 23, General Obasanjo did this at this age. One other person did that in that age? What is wrong with the Nigerian youth today? I am sure you must have seen this line of argument one way or the other. Either from Femi Pedro or from Wole……

Youths Will Excel If Included In Politics And Governance- Dogara

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt Hon Yakubu Dogara, has expressed belief in the ability of youths to perform exceptionally well and make positive impact in politics and governance if given the opportunity to do so. In a series of tweets, Dogara, who was tweeting about the highlights of his visit to Benue State…

Youth leader urges govt. to include entrepreneurship in schools’ curriculum

A youth leader in Peyi Community, Bwari, FCT, Mr Peter Galadima, has called for the introduction of entrepreneurial skills into the nation’s academic curriculum. Galadima told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Bwari on Saturday that lack entrepreneurial skill has been identified as a major contributor to unemployment among the youth. He described entrepreneurial……

Bayelsa Govt. pledges to employ more youths in 2017

The Bayelsa Government says arrangements are being concluded to engage thousands of unemployed youths, as follow-up to the engagement of 250 youths in 2016 to tackle oil theft and vandalism. Mr Felix Bonny Ayah, Special Adviser to the governor on Oil & Gas, gave the assurance while exchanging views with newsmen in his office in……

Forum trains 3,000 youths in Jigawa

Jigawa-gov The Dutse Education Forum in Jigawa said it had trained no fewer than 3,000 youths on various income-generation trades in the area. It’s Chairman, Alhaji Shehu Muhammad, said this in Dutse on Monday. Muhammad said the beneficiaries of the scheme were drawn from Dutse, Basirka, Shuwarin and Gantsa Districts, under the emirate council. He…

PHOTOSCENE: Gov Ambode visits yaba tech hub

Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday paid a courtesy visit to Yaba Tech hub where he stated that the former industrial estate would be regenerated into a tech hub to create new opportunities for youths. Recall that Facebook founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg also paid a visit to the yaba tech hub, during his…

Herdsmen Attacks: Youths accuse Benue Assembly Of Insensitivity 

Some youths have accused the Benue state House of Assembly of insensitivity on the proposed Open Grazing Prohibition Bill. They expressed this at the 2016 Kyegh-Sha Shwa cultural festival of the Tiv ethnic group, to unite the tribe with their displaced families and seek a way forward to cope with the annual bloodbath vested on…

​In BSU: Don’t let unionism distract you – Exam Officer advises students

By Titus Nyafa  The Examination Officer, Department of Mass Communication, Benue State University, Makurdi, Dr Daniel Chile has called on students of the department to take their studies seriously.  He made the call today when representatives of Community of Tiv Students (CTS), Mass Communication unit paid him a courtesy visit in his office disclosing the…

Opinion: Where Do We Go From Here? 

By Shiishi K. Philip I don’t know when this piece would get to you, but anytime it does, be it day, afternoon or night I hope you are having a great time. Greetings. Today looks like a great day, a perfect time to look forward, but before we look forward, we must look back as…

NUBESS Election: Confusion As Two Presidents Emerge

There was confusion yesterday at the Aper Aku stadium, Makurdi after an election to fill the vacancy in the office of President of National Union of Benue State Students (NUBESS) produced two Presidents. One of the EXCO member Comrade Stanley Ukirve told Benue.com.ng that after the election, Comrade Aondona Nambe scored 74 votes defeating his…

Despite corruption allegations Buhari says Dogara reinforces his faith in youths

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, for always putting Nigeria’s interest above every other thing. The President stated this on Sunday in Abuja in a statement to mark the Speaker’s 50th birthday anniversary. The commendation is coming on the heels of allegations of corruption made…

Youths protest highway blockage by security agents

Youths in Mangu on Thursday staged a protest over the blockage of highways by security agencies in Mangu Local Government Area of Plateau. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the youths led by their leader and spokesman, Mr. Matthew Kwarpo, marched to the Palace of the Paramount Ruler of Mangu, Chief John Hirse….

Youths protest killings in Kaduna state

Malam Nasir El-Rufai, Kaduna State Governor Against the backdrop of incessant killings in the southern part of Kaduna state, youths in the area have staged a peaceful protest to draw attention to their plight. The protest was staged on Monday morning in Kafanchan towards having a speedy and lasting solution to the killings. The spokesman…

​14,200 youths living with HIV/AIDS in Benue

Indications emerged, yesterday, that over 14,200 Benue youths are infected and currently living with the dreaded HIV/AIDS.  President of the Association of Young People Living with HIV/AIDS, APYIN, Fabian Tor, made this known at the 2016 World AIDS Day celebration in Makurdi with the theme, Hands on for HIV prevention.  Tor said: “The development is…

Anarchy brews as Northern Christian youths threaten to take up arms

Pique by the killings of Christians in Kaduna state and other parts of the country, Christian youths in that state have threatened to resort to self defence. The youths under the aegis of Christian Youths of Nigeria, the youth wing of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in a statement signed by its national president,…

Over 3,000 youths to be recruited into Cross River Homeland Security Service

No fewer than 3,000 young persons are expected to be enlisted into the Cross River State’s Homeland Security Service as the state government has in collaboration with the Nigeria Police Force, NPF, commenced the recruitment process. According to a statement issued yesterday in Calabar by the Senior Special Assistant to Governor Ben Ayade on Media,…

Training of youths in dance would create employment- Stakeholder

dancers A dance instructor, Tony Offiong, on Wednesday said that practical training in dance through formal education would sharpen the skills of youths and adults in the profession to become self-reliant. Offiong, the Chief Executive Officer, JIIMBAY Dance Company said in Lagos that skilled dancers would also fetch them good revenue from the vocation. “Nigeria…

SP Bukola Saraki Wants Our Best Brains Take Over Public Sector

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Friday said the nation should create a system which allows her best trained people who have the required capacity to take over the public sector and make it work for the entire citizenry. Saraki made the call while presenting the key note address at the inaugural National Chevening…

Ekiti set to commence monthly empowerment of 8,850 jobless youths

A total of 8,850 youths in Ekiti state will receive monthly stipends and other forms of empowerment from the state government, DAILY POST is reprting. A total of another batch of 10,000 residents, mostly teachers are also to benefit from the free-eye test and free eye glasses programme set to take off in a couple…

Two killed as Kaduna youths continue attacks on Shiites

Reports from Kaduna indicate that attacks on Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, also known as Shiites, that started earlier in the week in some towns in the North, continued on Saturday, as two members of the movement were killed. According to reports, the two Shiite members were killed and ten others injured…

Shi’ites, youths clash again in Kaduna

Shiites in Kaduna The Kaduna State Police Command on Saturday warned that it would deal with those taking the law into their hands. The warning is contained in a statement issued by the Command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Aliyu Usman, in Kaduna The statement said the command observed that some members of the public had…

11 killed as youths, Shiites members clash in 3 states

Shiites in Kaduna Eleven have been reportedly killed across Katsina, Kaduna and Sokoto states, when Shiites members and youths clashed during their procession. Breakdown of the killings revealed that in Katsina State five were killed, in Kaduna four and in Sokoto State 2 died, while several vehicles were burnt during the incident. LEADERSHIP newspaper reports…

Copy of Y’ello, goodbye? MTN’s Nigerian nightmare. ‘Edo Election Result’ scores 100,000 Searches on Google. Only the law can say “no referendum” – Pro Biafra Nigerians counsel Buhari. PMB wants to muzzle Nigerians – Amnesty. Amnesty International asks FG to Stop harassing bloggers. From patients to victims: Youths attack hospital in Imo. Oyo stops funding tertiary education. Osun to Oyo – You can’t have Lautech to yourself. In 2016, 6,300 Nigerians moved to Italy for sex-work. David Oyelowo becomes US citizen. Seems Nigeria wants to use MTN to fund recessed economy – MTN official.

Hello Nigeria, this is Breaking Radio. From the headlines and news of major local and international news sources, Breaking presents the Breaking Radio from Lagos; Nigeria’s mega city. I have got news from Thisday, Daily Post, Daily Independent, The Punch, Nigerian Guardian, Vanguard, Nigerian Pilot, Premium Times, Sun Newspaper, PM News, Leadership newspaper, The Herald,…

Y’ello, goodbye? MTN’s Nigerian nightmare. ‘Edo Election Result’ scores 100,000 Searches on Google. Only the law can say “no referendum” – Pro Biafra Nigerians counsel Buhari. PMB wants to muzzle Nigerians – Amnesty. Amnesty International asks FG to Stop harassing bloggers. From patients to victims: Youths attack hospital in Imo. Oyo stops funding tertiary education. Osun to Oyo – You can’t have Lautech to yourself. In 2016, 6,300 Nigerians moved to Italy for sex-work. David Oyelowo becomes US citizen. Seems Nigeria wants to use MTN to fund recessed economy – MTN official.

Hello Nigeria, this is Breaking Radio. From the headlines and news of major local and international news sources, Breaking presents the Breaking Radio from Lagos; Nigeria’s mega city. I have got news from Thisday, Daily Post, Daily Independent, The Punch, Nigerian Guardian, Vanguard, Nigerian Pilot, Premium Times, Sun Newspaper, PM News, Leadership newspaper, The Herald,…

News Summary – All You Need to Know Today 6th September, 2016

<a href="http://”>CJN Warns Judicial Staff on Code of Conduct Chief Justice of Nigeria has called on the nation’s judicial workers to respect the code of conduct for court employees and the ethics of their office. He says this is the surest way of ensuring synergy between them and judges. It was at the opening of…

Protesters storm US Embassy demand Amnesty International exit from Nigeria

By Ayo Alonge A group, under the aegis of Progressive Citizens Congress, has called on the US Embassy to prevail over Amnesty International to desist from dishing out inaccurate report on the activities of terrorists in the country. In a press statement titled “Amnesty International Leave Nigeria Now”, signed by the President of the group,…

D’Banj starts talent hunt reality show

“Without creativity, we cannot grow to the level we want in this country and we have to provide a platform for youths to do so The post D’Banj starts talent hunt reality show appeared first on The Eagle Online – The Nigerian Online Newspaper.

Man sets in-laws ablaze as wife dumps marriage

FROM FEMI FOLARANMI, YENAGOA TRAGEDY struck in Isampou community, Ekeremor local government area of Bayelsa State when a 37-year- old man set his in-laws’ residence ablaze over marital issues between him and his wife. The couple lived together in Bomadi community in Delta State before trouble started. According to investigations, the man simply identified as…

FG has no plans to enrol more militants into Amnesty programme – Boroh

Abuja – The Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta, Brig.- Gen. Paul Boroh (rtd), has said that the Federal Government has no plans to enrol more militants into the Amnesty Programme. Boroh, who is also the Coordinato,r Presidential Amnesty Programme, made this known when stakeholders of the programme visited him on Friday in…

Kogi: Stoning of Gov Bello Was An Attack on God – Maigari of Lokoja

The Maigari of Lokoja, HRM Alhaji Muhammed Maikarfi (III), has condemned the stoning of Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello’s convoy at Lokoja Central Mosque. The monarch also warned youths of the state, especially Lokoja youths to desist from taking the law into their hands. Maikarfi spoke on Thursday at his palace when he received some…

President Buhari Eulogises Mark Zuckerberg For His Simplicity

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday commended the Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of social networking website, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, for sharing his wealth of knowledge with Nigerian youths, and inspiring a new generation of entrepreneurs. According to a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, the President spoke while granting…

PCC to Amnesty International: Leave Nigeria Now

There is apparently a concerted effort to make Nigeria into a failed state and recent events are proof of such plot. Our dear country has battled all manners of insurgency in the north east especially the Boko Haram terror group, which was once an assemblage of ragtag of misguided youths that turned into an international…

President Buhari commends Zuckerberg for inspiring youths into entrepreneurship

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of social networking website, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, for sharing his wealth of knowledge with Nigerian youths, and inspiring a new generation of entrepreneurs. The commendation is contained in a statement issued in Abuja on Friday by Mr Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on…

Buhari commends Zuckerberg for inspiring youths into entrepreneurship

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of social networking website, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, for sharing his wealth of knowledge with Nigerian youths, and inspiring a new generation of entrepreneurs. The commendation is contained in a statement issued in Abuja on Friday by Mr Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on…

Buhari impressed with Mark Zuckerberg’s simplicity

Mark Zuckerberg (right) and President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, expressed admiration at the simplicity displayed by Mark Zuckerberg, co-founder of Facebook and the Chief Executive Officer, during his visit to Lagos. Buhari while receiving the technology guru at the Presidential Villa in Abuja marveled at the simplicity with which Zuckerberg, one of…

FG Should Diversify Nigeria Economy Through Agriculture Says Ahmadiyya Elders’ Forum

By Jumu’ah Abiodun, Nigeria The members of the Majlis Ansarullah Ahmadiyya (the Elders’ forum of the Worldwide Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at) Nigeria has called on Federal Government of Nigeria, State Governors and Local governments head to diversify the nation economy through agriculture. The Elders’ stated this recently in a communique signed by it Sadr (National President),…

Mark Zuckerberg’s visit: Another feather in Jonathan’s cap – by Ebuka Nwankwo

They said Jonathan was clueless… Credit should be given to former President Goodluck Jonathan for taking on board, and encouraging, Mrs. Omobola Johnson, a very competent and knowledgeable woman. Facebook founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg with staff members of  Gearbox, Kenya’s first open maker space for rapid prototyping. Image credit:@gearboxKE It is important to preface this discourse with this footnote:…

Justice Wike Promises Right Environment For Dev

The wife of the Rivers State Governor, Justice Suzzette Eberechi Nyesom-Wike, has stated that the Rivers State Government will continue to create an investor friendly environment for the sustained development of the state. Justice Nyesom-Wike further said that the state will legislate on policies that will encompass stable marco-economic situation as well as ensure security…

Olympics: SWAN President Blames Stakeholders For Nigeria’s Poor Outing

The President, Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), Mr Honour Sirawoo says every stakeholder should be blamed for Nigeria’s poor showing at the just concluded Rio 2016 Olympic where the country won just a bronze medal in the male football event. Sirawoo, who spoke with journalists shortly on arrival from Brazil at the Murtala Mohammed…

ICT Expert Wants Nigerians To Leverage On Data Services

Senior lecturer, Department of Computer Science, University of Ibadan, Prof. Olufade Onifade, said Nigerians should imbibe the use of data science to gain market advantages in their various business transactions. Onifade told newsmen on Tuesday that data was an asset that could not be kept by the side but should be used for competitive advantage….

Abuja City Basketball League Enters Q’final

The Abuja City Basketball League which dunked off on May 4th this year is into the quarter final stage as eight teams battle for the trophy. The teams are Defender, Pioneers, All Stars, NAF Rockets, Falogis, Suleja Hornets, Kings and Hard Rockets. According to one of the organizers, Babamuda James, who spoke with LEADERSHIP Sport…

No Need To Declare A State Of Emergency On The Economy- Abdullahi

Sen. Abdullahi Adamu is the chairman, senate committee on agriculture, in this interview with RUTH CHOJI, he said that calls for the federal government to declare a state of emergency on the economy is not necessary. He also spoke on some other issues. Farmers are worried that young people don’t seem interested in farming, what…

Police foil CSOs, youth clash at Edo hospital

By Osaigbovo Iguobaro, Benin Police in Benin yesterday foiled what would have resulted to mayhem at the premises of Federal Neuro-Psychiatric hospital, Uselu in Benin when members of Coalition of Civil Society Organisations and youths engaged themselves in fisticuffs. Members of the group were said to have defied the directive of anti-riot Policemen attached the…

Varsities hunt for geniuses in Anambra

Students of three universities have tried one another for size. Before them were various topics in which they were expected to show their mastery. The bout was at Suncity Hotels Exclusive in Awka, the Anambra State capital. The institutions are Nnamdi Azikiwe University (NAU), University of Benin (UNIBEN) and Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU). The…

Ooni of Ife foresees bright economic future for Nigeria

Ile-Ife (Osun) – The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja 11, said the nation would bounce back on track in spite of the present economic challenges facing it. Oba Ogunwusi said this during the courtesy visit by some management staff of the Federal Institute of Industrial Research Oshodi, (FIIRO) to his palace on Thursday,…

NCPC Boss Tasks Nigerian Youths On Patriotism

The Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC), Rev. Tor Uja, has urged Nigerian youths to be patriotic and take a stand for Nigeria in order  to bring change and revival to the nation. He made the call in Nazareth while addressing the Youths participating in the 2016 Youth and Family pilgrimage. The…

Stoning of Bello’s convoy was an attack on God – Maigari of Lokoja

The Maigari of Lokoja, HRM Alhaji Muhammed Maikarfi (III) has condemned the stoning of Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello’s convoy at Lokoja Central Mosque. The monarch also warned youths of the state, especially Lokoja youths to desist from taking the law into their hands. Maikarfi spoke on Thursday at his palace when he received some…

Obaseki gets more endorsement, support

BENIN CITY – As the campaign train of the All Progressives Congress (APC) continues its ward to ward campaign in Edo State, its governorship Mr. Godwin Obaseki has continued to receive more endorsement. The latest endorsement is from Iyekobga communities and the support is from Ekiosa, Sakponba and Upper Mission road in Oredo Local Government…

Ooni foresees bright economic future for Nigeria

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja 11, said the nation would bounce back on track in spite of the present economic challenges facing it. Oba Ogunwusi said this during the courtesy visit by some management staff of the Federal Institute of Industrial Research Oshodi, (FIIRO) to his palace on Thursday, in Ile-Ife. He…

How Boko Haram entice youths with money – NGO

A recent study bysome non-governmental Organisatons, Mercy Corps and Ford Foundation has revealed the recruitment strategies of Boko Haram in the North-Eastern part of the country. The research, which was tagged ‘Motivations and Empty Promises: Voices of Former Boko Haram Combatants and Nigerian youth”, explored in detail how Boko Haram use financial services for recruitment…

Host communities laud SPDC JV over empowerment initiative

  Leaders from host communities of the Afam VI Power Plant at Oyigbo in River State have commended  the empowerment initiative of the Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) operated Joint Venture that has trained 30 engineering student from the communities. Speaking at the ceremony in Port Harcourt to mark the end of the one-year training,…

How to refocus Nigerian youths –Udorah

Chairman of the United Anambra Youth Assembly (U-AYA), Lagos, Hon Austine Onyekachukwu Udorah, has urged Nigerian youths to engage in good causes instead of getting involved in illegal activities that will put them in trouble. In this interview, he spoke on various issues. Since you assumed office, there have been positive developments in your organisation;…

Nigeria Immigration Service and the 2,000 recruits

Since the botched recruitment exercise by the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) in 2015, which claimed the lives of 15 civilians, under past Comptroller General, Mr   David Paragang, things have not taken its rightful shape as many of those recruits are still hoping that their training should be regarded as fiat and   should be…

Football: Governor Bello Donates New Buses to Kogi United, Confluence Queens

The administration of Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State is marching its words with action on sports development to empower the youths in the state. The governor make the promise a reality with the donation of two Hummer Buses to the two state owned football clubs, Kogi United and Confluence Queens to ease their transportation…

Councillor Flags-off Skills Acquisition Training For Women, Youths

The councillor representing Gwarimpa Ward in Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), Hon. Abubakar Baushe has flagged off a three weeks skill acquisition exercise for women and youths in the area. Baushe during the flag-off and commissioning of the skill acquisition centre in Gwarimpa said the training exercise was one of his social services to the…

Drug lords on campus

■ Students prepare pepper soup, noodles with Indian hemp By Bianca Iboma and Ileme Chidiebele A growing addiction among students in tertiary institutions would shock many parents. In several public and private tertiary institutions, marijuana and other drugs have become spices for food. After the day’s hectic academic work, students addicted to these drugs retire…

Mark Zuckerberg’s visit: Another feather in Jonathan’s cap

By Ebuka Nwankwo (OPINION) It is important to preface this discourse with this footnote: I wasn’t a fan of former President Jonathan and his team while they were in office. Many of us loved Buhari – the presidential aspirant – to pieces. Having made this clarification, it is heartwarming to see the seed sown by…

Osinbajo urges youths to key into multi-tasking age to remain relevant

Osinbajo said that the opportunities abound for professionals with multi skills to excel in the period of economic hardship and joblessness, adding that innovation was the best way to go The post Osinbajo urges youths to key into multi-tasking age to remain relevant appeared first on The Eagle Online – The Nigerian Online Newspaper.

BBOG Hails Planned Negotiation with Insurgents

Chibok-based Socio-cultural group on the platform of Kibaku Area Development Association, on Wednesday commended the willingness of the federal government to negotiate and secure release of abducted schoolgirls from Boko Haram. “Kubaku” is the umbrella of the Chibok communities which include Ymir Ali,Njoma, Gwandan Rimirgu, Mikabu as well as Chanchan bulguma in Askira Uba axis…

Osinbajo urges youths to key into multi-tasking age

Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday advised Nigerian youths to see the present age as one that offers them an opportunity to embrace “multi-tasking”. He gave the advice while opening a two-day Google Digital Training programme for Youth Employment with the theme: “Diversifying the Nigerian Economy: Enabling Youth through…

Militancy: Understanding Crocodile Phobia

By: Randy Amuna But for the untold hardship their foolhardiness has caused the nation, the lost of militants or rather miscreants in the Niger Delta borders is comical and ridiculous. These criminals, knowing that the country runs a mono-culture economy dependent on crude exploration in the region, have done their best in recent months to…