According to the Punch report, Mr Ballantyne Agiri who is known as the spokesperson of the dialogue group said that the Niger Delta Avengers are ready to dialogue with the Federal Government to enhance peace and unity in Nigeria.
Mr Agiri made this statement on Wednesday, August 17 2016.

Later on the Niger Delta Avengers debunked the claim of Mr Agiri, that they have never accepted to dialogue with the Federal Government.

They also said they don’t know who is Mr Ballantyne Agiri not to talk of discussing any dialogue with him. NDA also warned him to stop deceiving the public, that they are not ready to negotiate with the government.