Nigerians vote security as priority in year 2021
Nigerians across regions have called on the Federal Government to give priority attention to security of life and property in the New Year.
Ijaw youths fault inauguration of NDDC advisory committee
The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) yesterday berated President Mohammandu Buhari for inaugurating the advisory and monitoring committees for the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) without a substantive board in place.
South-South stakeholders clamour for regional security architecture
Just last week in Uwheru, a community in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State, the notorious Fulani herdsmen killed 14 persons.
Support Ijaw to emerge next Rivers governor, IYC urges Wike, others
The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) has described Governor Nyesom Wike’s assertion that the governorship position is open to all ethnic nationalities of Rivers State in 2023 as insensitive.
IYC tells National Assembly to ignore budget from NDDC interim management
Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) has told the National Assembly to disregard any budget approval request from the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), if submitted by the Interim Management Committee (IMC) inaugurated by Minister of Niger Delta, Chief Godswill Akpabio.
IYC, ANEEJ urge Buhari to swear in NDDC board, appoint auditors
President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged to inaugurate the new board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and personally appoint the forensic auditors...
Niger Delta stakeholders seek audit of NDDC over N2tr debt
Stakeholders in the Niger Delta have called for a thorough investigation of the over N2 trillion debt profile of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).
Niger Delta agitators warn presidential candidates on restructuring
Presidential candidates without a vision to restructure Nigeria have been warned not to campaign in the Niger Delta.“Any presidential candidate in the 2019 election that does not believe in and would not restructure Nigeria after the 2019 elections....
Ijaw youths caution against replacing Seiyefa as DSS boss
Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) has warned against replacing the Acting Director General of the Department of State Services (DSS), Matthew Seiyefa, appointed less than a month ago.
Niger Delta leaders, stakeholders decry slow pace of Ogoni cleanup
Although the Minister of State for the Environment, Ibrahim Usman Jibril, told The Guardian that the project would commence this month, individuals, groups in Niger Delta and environmentalists have argued that Federal Government’s pronouncement on March 2, 2016 ....