The dreaded militant group has blasted and denied claims by Minister of Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung that he held talks with members of the Niger Delta Avengers.
Following reports by Minister of Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung on July 15 that he held talks with members of Niger Delta Avengers, the dreaded militant group has called the report a sham.
Dalung had shared detailed information on the supposed meeting with the group, claiming he took a two-hour journey on the sea to Oporoza in Gbaramatu kingdom in Delta State, where he met with the leadership of the NDA who gave him a sealed hand-written letter to deliver to President Buhari.
Replying him, the spokesperson of the militant group Brig. Gen Mudoch Agbinibo said:
“The Minister of Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung narrated how he met with some self claimed Niger Delta Avengers in Oporoza, Gbaramatu Kingdom. We are here to let the general public know that Niger Delta fraudsters has defrauded the Minister. Niger Delta Avengers can’t stoop so low to send representatives to meet with a common Minister of youths that doesn’t know his work.
“Minister of Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung has been defrauded and played by Niger Delta Fraudsters he didn’t had any meeting with us (Niger Delta Avengers).
“Lets make this clear, any meeting with Niger Delta Avengers that the International communities are not part to witness, we (Niger Delta Avengers) will not be part of any such dialogue as well.“