Abuja - A new militant group operating in the Niger Delta
has given the Federal Government to not have a dialogue with Chief Edwin Clark
on behalf of the militant, Punch reported.
The group stated that Ijaw National Leader cannot negotiate
on their behalf as the militants feel Clark's team is part of a 'gang of
The militants would rather have the FG build up a way
forward personally with the group.
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Spokesperson of the group, Aldo Agbalaja, has stated that
"build on this group and reach out to people, not on the Edwin Clark
The group further states that they deserve a better deal
than people negotiating on their behalf.
Earlier in the year, the Chief of Army Staff had stated that
they will not hold with militant groups.
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