Militants strike Chevron again, demand EPZ, Maritime University projects to be completed as condition for ceasefire
The militants in the Niger Delta have shunned the peace
moves by the Federal Government, with the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) bombing
another facility belonging to Chevron in Warri, Delta State.
attack, another militant group, Ultimate Warriors of Niger Delta, has also
vowed to fight on giving new conditions to the federal government on how they
can embrace peace.
Warri North Local Government Area of the state.
production of crude oil, which was said to have dipped from 2.2mbpd in the past
responsibility for the attack in a tweet said, “At 1:00a.m today, the
@NDAvengers blew up Well RMP belonging to Chevron, located 20 metres away from
Dibi flow station in Warri North LGA.”
any committee. If the federal government is discussing with any group, they are
doing that on their own.”
federal government awards 60 per cent of oil blocks to the indigenes of Niger
Delta as the only condition for ceasefire.
the attack on oil facilities will continue until the $16 billion Export
Processing Zone(EPZ) and Federal Maritime University projects awarded by the
last administration are completed and working.
with the militants instead of full military operation against the militants.
committee headed by the National Security Adviser (NSA) Babagana Munguno.
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