The Vice President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo yesterday while delivering the Second Foundation Lecture of Elizade University, Ilara Ondo state has described what the Niger Delta avengers are not.
The Vice President during the function noted that the militant group contrary to their public claim are not freedom fighters adding that they are in the fight for their financial gains.
He said: “The NDA are not freedom fighters but people fighting for their private pockets. The people are not fighting for the development of the region.”
He added: “They are economic warriors fighting for their private pockets. They are not working for the interest of the region.
“They had been creating more problems in the region by their activities. They had been polluting environment and making lives more difficult for the people”.
Watch video of the Vice President’s speech below: