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Nigerians Split Over Negotiating With Oil Militants

Nigeria’s government wants to go to the bargaining table with militants in its oil-producing Niger Delta region.  But activists in the region are divided over whether negotiations will bring peace, or encourage more militancy. To some, meeting with the Niger Delta Avengers is the surest way to head off a bloody military confrontation between the group and Nigeria’s military.   Godspower Gbenekama is a member of the traditional ruling council in the Gbaramatu Kingdom, which has...

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