The United States Mission to Nigeria has expressed concern over the recent attacks on oil installations in the Niger Delta.
The US Mission on Tuesday, said it supports dialogue for the resolution of the situation – where Niger Delta Avengers have been destroying oil pipelines in the region.
While stating that it was monitoring reports of attacks and other incidents in the region, the embassy said on Tuesday called on all parties to resolve their disputes through peaceful means.
“We encourage all parties to resolve their disputes through peaceful means and emphasise that human rights of all Nigerians must be protected.”
“We continue to call on all Nigerians to persevere in efforts to achieve common goals: to end violence and curb the activities of criminal elements; to establish conditions and mechanisms for profound, positive, and lasting changes in the region; and to provide economic opportunity and needed services for residents of the Niger Delta.”