• Tension in Niger Delta as military prepares onslaught against militants

    Tension in Niger Delta as military prepares onslaught against militants

    Palpable fear and widespread tension have gripped the Niger Delta communities preparatory to the launch of a major military onslaught on militants codenamed ‘Operation Crocodile Smile’.

    On Saturday, special military drills to commence the operation are said to have reached the peak and the development is creating panic in the region.

    The operation, it was learnt, was designed by the military to equip the amphibious and internal security operations in the riverine areas against the activities of Niger Delta militants.

    It was also […]