SEE what the Nigerian army is doing to stop NigerDelta militants (Photos)

The Nigerian army has released photos of the soldiers

who are training for the exercise code-named

“Crocodile Smile” in Niger Delta region.

The training, which was launched last month, is aimed

at training Special Forces and other units of the

Nigerian military in Amphibious and Internal Security

Operations in riverine environment and also check

criminal activities like abducting, militancy and piracy

and other forms of criminal activities in support of the

civil authority.

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The majority of Nigeria’s oil is focused in the Niger

Delta region. Militant groups including the Niger

Delta Avengers have periodically appeared and

demanded a fairer share of the country’s oil wealth for

poor communities in the region.

The federal government has claimed it is talking with

the militants while the Avengers continue blowing gas

and oil facilities reducing Nigeria’s oil production.

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