HOSTCOM Chair tasks Niger Delta Avengers on peace


…flays FG over unfulfilled promises

By Tare Youdeowei

The Chairman, Host Communities of Nigeria Producing Oil and Gas, HOSTCOM, Ijaw Ethnic Nationality, Delta State, Mr. Kingsley Ikiere, has  appealed to the Niger Delta Avengers to “hold the fire” and maintain the peace rather than resume hostilities in the region, just as he condemned the Federal Government for not fulfilling its promises to the people of  the oil-rich Niger Delta.

Speaking in Warri, Delta State, while reacting to the planned resumption of hostilities, Ikiere pleaded with the Avengers to “hold the fire” and embrace dialogue.

Commending the militant group for the ceasefire declared some months ago, Ikiere pleaded that it should be sustained, saying that there is no sacrifice too much to make for peace to reign.

“I appeal to the Niger Delta Avengers to give peace a chance and adopt dialogue. I know…

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