Ijaw Youths Council
Again, IYC tackles Akpabio over endless forensic audit, Akwa’s tenure
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
IYC, stakeholders threaten fresh showdown over NDDC’s interim management
Niger Delta stakeholders have concluded plans to convene a meeting with the Ijaw Youths Council (IYC), ethnic nationalities and civil society groups in preparation...
IYC insists on planned shutting down of NDDC headquarters
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...
Yenagoa outage persists as shutdown of PHEDC operations over N16.5b debt lingers
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.
IYC warns Amnesty office against hosting events outside Niger Delta
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…
IYC bemoans military invasion of community in Nembe
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.
IYC warns of ethnic war between Ijaw, Ibibio
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.