NIGER DELTA MILITANT
Militant groups from the nine states of the Niger Delta region which vowed to resume hostilities in support of the End SARS protests, triggered fresh anxiety as it presented eleven new demands to the federal Government.
Leader of the militants under the auspices of Reformed Niger Delta Avengers, self-styled major General Johnmark Ezonebi in an electronic mail said the coalition had communicated multi National oil companies to evacuate their staff to avoid human casualties.
First on the demand of RNDA is the urgent release of 98 billion naira gas flare penalty fund to host communities of the Niger Delta which are funds domiciled in the federation accounts through the central Bank of Nigeria by the international company as payment to compensate the communities being affected in the cracks of the Niger Delta due to the environmental pollutions and hazards caused by the multinational oil companies.
The group also demanded total control of their God given resources and the urgent need for the riverine areas to be connected either by road or bridges with provisions in the 2021 budget amongst other demands.