Niger Delta Avengers Announces Return, Vows To Cripple Economy

Niger Delta Avengers, the militant group that almost crippled Nigeria’s economy during the first term of President Muhammadu Buhari, says it is back.

Buhari was barely a year in office when the militant group started attacking oil installations, forcing Nigeria into recession.

The attacks cut oil production from a peak of 2.2 million barrels per day to below one million barrels per day, the lowest level for more than 30 years.

In a statement on Saturday, the militant group said it had launched ‘Operation Humble’ which is targeted at crippling the Nigerian economy.

It also threatened to attack politicians who are working with the Federal Government “to undermine the Niger Delta region”.

The group said it renewed hostility because government has allegedly failed to meet its demand.


About Delia Innoma

Delia Innoma is a prolific writer, promoter, artist manager with full professional proficiency in English, German and Igbo languages. She studied accounting and computer programming at the Institute of Management and Technology Enugu and Germany respectively. Delia is also a devoted mother of two and she founded the Diamond Celebrities Magazine. Her sense of responsibility and commitment to the Christian faith are essential forces driving her daily activities.

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