Ijaw Youths Council
Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) Worldwide has appealed to aggrieved Niger Delta stakeholders to tread softly in their criticism of the Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, following his emergence as running mate to Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar.
The Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) Worldwide has warned that the entire Niger Delta and the Ijaw nation would “rise in an unprecedented revolution that would completely shut down Nigeria
Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) Worldwide has lauded the reappointment of Amina Mohammed as the United Nations Deputy Secretary-General, tasking her on the conservation of the Niger Delta wetland
22 Apr 2021
The Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) has again berated Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, over the endless forensic audit and extension of Effiong Akwa’s tenure as Sole Administrator
8 Apr 2021
Niger Delta stakeholders have concluded plans to convene a meeting with the Ijaw Youths Council (IYC), ethnic nationalities and civil society groups in preparation...
28 Jan 2021
The Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) has threatened showdown with the Federal Government for cancelling Oil Prospecting Licences (OPL) 2001, 2002 and 2003 awarded to companies associated with Niger Delta...
6 Jan 2021
The Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) Worldwide, yesterday, vowed to continue with its planned protests and closure of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) headquarters in Port Harcourt...
3 Jan 2020
THE outage occasioned by the face-off between the Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) and the Port Harcourt Electricity Distribution Company (PHEDC) has entered the 10th day with unpleasant consequences.
3 Aug 2018
Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) has warned the office of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) against hosting meetings and other events outside the Niger Delta region. Secretary-general of the umbrella body of Ijaw youths worldwide, Alfred Kemepado, in a statement, warned that the youths would rise against the office if it continued to host Niger Delta-related…
10 Jun 2018
The Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) Central Zone, has condemned the military invasion of Oluasiri community in Nembe, Bayelsa State, saying President Muhammadu Buhari should be held responsible for all that happens in the area.
14 Aug 2017
The Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) has implored Governor Emmanuel Udom to stop the incessant killings, forceful eviction and displacement of Ijaw in Akwa Ibom State to avert a full-blown Ijaw and Ibibio inter-ethnic crisis.
26 Jul 2017
The Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) has threatened to frustrate the operations of licensed modular refineries if the Federal Government fails to give the Niger Delta 70 per cent ownership.