US Offers to Help Nigeria Deal With Niger Delta Avengers
United States Consular General to Nigeria, His Excellency , John Bray, has stated that America is prepared to help Nigeria end the ongoing violence in the South -South region by Niger Delta Avengers and other militant groups.
Recent attacks by the Niger Delta Avengers had seriously impacted Nigeria’s oil production output. President Muhammadu Buhari had urged the militants to cease fire but the attacks had continued.
“We are looking at whatever we can do to assist the Nigerian Government in establishing a peaceful, prosperous region in the South-South of Nigeria,” Bray said.
He spoke when he visited the former national chairman of Association of Traditional Rulers of Oil Mineral Producing Communities of Nigeria, ATROMPCON, and Pere of Seimbiri Kingdom, Delta State, HRM Charles Ayemi-Botu at his Edjeba Palace Annexe, Warri.