Another deadly militant group recognized as Niger Delta Revolutionary Crusaders (NDRC), on Monday has, emerged in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria, and also have joined up with the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), who had recently declared its intention to resume episodes on essential oil installations in the oil-rich region.
The NDRC in a statement by its spokesperson, Woi Izon-Ebi, noted that, “After an enthusiastic observation of our ceasefire, declared on the 17th day time of November, 2016, the Niger Delta Groundbreaking Crusaders want to resume attacks with a warning to the Nigerian government and the oil multinationals to be equipped for the results of their oppressive and devilish politicization of the Niger Delta agitation and failure to use the valuable intervention of our distinguished royal fathers and elders of PANDEF.”
The statement alleged that the government had turned the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), to the All Progressives Congress (APC), secretariat, and warned that the Commission “would be the first casualty of the renewed hostilities in your community because what we’ve uncovered is indeed outrageous and shameful.”
The statement read further: “You want to sound it loud once again to the government that people are fully to get the Niger Delta Avengers’ Operation Wall structure of Jericho and Hurricane Joshua to knock all oil procedures down in the united states because enough-is-enough, our following line of action isn’t to warn the government again, because we’ve the capability as the gods are around.
“We are independence fighters that respect our elders, leaders, and royal fathers. But we consider our directives from the gods of the Niger Delta. Any prepared humiliation of our elders, leaders, and royal fathers could provide space to the gods to pour their blessing to all or any genuine agitators and independence fighters to guard their motherland from exterior aggression that is becoming spearheaded by the Fulani caliphate of systematic cleaning and grabbing of territories.
“We’ve confidence in the convener/leader of PANDEF, previous Federal Commissioner of Info, Chief Edwin Clark, previous military governor of Aged Rivers state, HRM King Alfred Diete Spiff, previous governor of Akwa-Ibom State, Obong Victor Attah, both co-chairmen of PANDEF and additional leaders of the group, contrary to the state of the Presidency that the group lacked credible leaders. They are well respected leaders that control respect in the Niger Delta area.
“So, so why is the government politicizing and trying to discredit these distinguished personalities of the Niger Delta for his or her sincere work to appease the agitators and freedom fighters of the Niger Delta to provide peace an opportunity and halt almost all hostilities.
“THE GOVERNMENT was never sincere, all they were looking for was just to buy time to allow them prepare, acquire advanced arms to commit genocide against the defenseless folks of the Niger Delta. It’s been exposed and every correct thinking Nigerian is currently conscious that the Buhari -led administration is even more clueless then the previous administration of Dr. Goodluck Jonathan.”
On NDDC, it affirmed that: “THE GOVERNMENT has turned NDDC to APC secretariat. NDDC was founded by days gone by administration of Olusegun Obasanjo due to the sacrifice of the Niger Delta youths for the advancement of the spot and the empowerment of the Niger Deltans, regardless of their political affiliation, nonetheless it has come to your notice that rather than the NDDC to become responsible to its main responsibility of developing the Niger Delta and empowering its people, it really is right now utilized as a political machinery of the APC to trigger disunity among the Niger Delta youths and its own people.
“NDDC would be the first casualty of the renewed hostilities in your community because what we’ve learned is indeed outrageous and shameful. We are sounding it as a caution to the Executive Director of Financing directly and all table users to retrace their actions since the NDDC was born out from the bloodstream and sacrifice of Niger Delta youths. They must be warned because they and their family could pay dearly because of this sinful and devilish conspiracy against the Niger Delta.”