Niger Delta Avengers Militants deny meeting with Kachikwu in Delta

The militants were reported to have met with Kachikwu on Wednesday, June 15, 2016, for negotiations in a bid to end the crisis in the Niger Delta.

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Niger Delta Militants

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Militant group, Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) has denied meeting with Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu in Asaba, Delta State.

The militants were reported to have met with Kachikwu on Wednesday, June 15, 2016, for negotiations in a bid to end the crisis in the Niger Delta.

Minister of state for petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu in Gbaramatu kingdom. play

Minister of state for petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu in Gbaramatu kingdom.

 

(Sahara Reporters)

 

NDA denied the reports via a statement released on its Twitter handle today, June 17.

 

The statement reads:

According to Sahara Reporters, Niger Delta Avengers and the Nigerian Government, had a meeting in Asaba, Delta state, to dialogue.

We want to say it’s a lie, and anybody parading themselves as Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, representatives, are political jobbers.

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