Niger Delta militants threatens xenophobia reprisal attack on MTN, DSTV and others
a group of Niger Delta militants threatens to start blowing up some major South
African investments within Nigeria which includes MTN, Multichoice (DSTV),
Shoprite and about 16 other companies if the Federal Government refuses to shut
them down within one month.
yesterday. The statement reads:
joint meeting of the Niger Delta Watchdogs, Niger Delta Volunteers and Niger
Delta Strike Force held today (Wednesday) in Port Harcourt, we condemn the
recent attack on Nigerians in South Africa.
the recent attack (on Nigerians in South Africa) will mark the end of this
nonsense because we will not fold our arms and allow this to continue.
on the Nigerian Government to immediately close down all the businesses owned
by South Africans in Nigeria.
these companies within one month, we shall mobilise in full force and commence
massive attack on the above mentioned South African-owned investments in
sure that all MTN masts and offices are brought down to naught.
property and persons from South Africa within our reach; we will bring down
Multichoice (DSTV), Shoprite and others.
arms and watch you (South Africans) slaughter our people like chickens for no
prepared; our professional fighters are already strategizing, South Africans
must be crushed in Nigeria; our people must be free from these wicked agents.”