Groups of Niger Delta agitators have stated their willingness to dialogue with the Federal Government in order for peace to return in the troubled oil rich region.
 
This decision was reached in Port Harcourt after a meeting of the Coalition of Niger Delta militant groups which comprises four groups.
 
In a statement at the end of the one day meeting and signed by their leaders, the groups said they are ready for peace.

Menawhile the federal government has called for increased vigilance following reports that fleeing Boko Haram terrorists are integrating into neighbouring  communities.
 
The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed in a statement, said that eternal vigilance is the price of freedom.
 
The minister appealed to Nigerians to continue to support the troops as they clear the remnants of the terrorists.