Niger Delta Avengers say halted hostilities in Nigerian Delta

By | August 29, 2016

LAGOS: The Niger Delta Avengers militant group, which has carried out a series of attacks on oil and gas installations in Nigeria’s Delta energy hub in the last few months, said on Monday it had halted hostilities.

In a statement on its website addressed to Nigeria’s president, the group said it expected “a genuine and positive attitude to restructuring and self-determination for every component unit of Nigeria”.

(Writing by Alexis Akwagyiram; editing by David Clarke)

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