The notorious militant strike force, the Niger Delta Avengers have berated the Nigerian Army over a claim that it has arrested 10 members of the group.
The militants claimed none of its strike team has been arrested so far, the group tweeted on it twitter handle, @NDAvengers.
Our attention has the drawn to the arrest of 10 @NDAvengers boys by Nigeria Military.None of our Strike team has been arrested its all a lie— Niger Delta Avengers (@NDAvengers) May 31, 2016
The militants also tagged the Chief of Army Staff, Major Gen. Tukur Buratai as a liar over a claim that the group was behind the killing of 50 soldiers.
It said the Niger Delta Avengers have not killed any soldier. If it does, they will gladly claim responsibility as they found joy in doing what they do.
Chief of Army Staff we not the ones killing your Soldiers STOP LYING pic.twitter.com/u51pqDNCph— Niger Delta Avengers (@NDAvengers) May 31, 2016
The militants further said should Nigerian soldier so desire they kill the soldiers, let them come and engage them in battle.
Nigeria Military also lied that NDA kill soldiers. we havnt engage in combat wth them bt if they want us to kill them let them come after us— Niger Delta Avengers (@NDAvengers) May 31, 2016
The Army Headquarters has claimed on Sunday that it has arrested ten members of the notorious group. The Commander, 4 Brigade, Nigerian Army, Benin City, Farouk Yahaya, while addressing journalists said the suspects were arrested during a cordon and search exercise conducted in Oporozoa community and its environs in Delta State.