Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) says it is
responsible for “the sabotage” today at the Nigerian National Petroleum
Corporation (NNPC) Refinery in Warri, Delta State. The facility was
ravaged by fire.
According to MEND in a statement, ‘Hurricane Exodus’ was intended to burn down the entire refining refinery.
long as President Goodluck Jonathan continues to rely on an
unsustainable and fraudulent Niger Delta Amnesty programme, peace and
security will continue to elude his government in the region,” it said,
adding, “‘Hurricane Exodus’ is on course!’”