Breaking: Niger Delta Avengers Attack Nigerian Navy, Kill Security Operatives

Gunmen believed to be Niger Delta Avengers have attacked Nigerian Navy personnel deployed to a waterways security vessel in Bayelsa State, killing some of the military men.

A video seen by SaharaReporters showed about three personnel down as the Niger Delta militants continued the heavy gun battle with the military.

The NDA on June 27 had threatened that they would return with “Operation Humble” which is similar to its “Operation Red” of 2016, designed to destroy oil installations.

See also  COVID-19: FG approves 2-month pay for poor families

In a statement released on its website on Saturday, the NDA threatened to crash the country’s economy and send it in to a permanent recession.

A statement sighted on the group’s acclaimed website had stated that they would attack politicians working and collaborating with the Federal Government “to undermine the interest of the Niger Delta region.”

The group bemoaned the fact that the region had remained neglected despite its rich resources, stressing that its fresh violent onslaught against oil installations will shake the economy. 

See also  Postponement: I Go Dye Blasts Buhari. Tells Him To Apologise

The NDA are a militant group in the Niger Delta region.

See also  APC spokesman urges EFCC, NFIU to freeze Bayelsa govt accounts

Recommended For You

Leave a Reply


%d bloggers like this: