A couple of weeks ago a faction of the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) based in Abuja invaded the office of the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Chief Godswill Akpabio...
31 Oct 2020
AS the nation continues to contend with the aftermath of the #ENDSARS protest, the apex body of Ijaw youths worldwide, the Ijaw Youth Congress (IYC), has called for calm, saying they would soon come out with a strong position on some of the issues...
25 Apr 2019
Ijaw youths from the Niger Delta have urged government to implement a five-year strategic development plan to leapfrog improvement in the lives of the people.
24 Jan 2019
Ijaw youths resident in the 19 northern states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), on Thursday embarked on solidarity match in support of President Muhammadu Buhari re-election. The youths led by President of the Ijaw Youth Association in Northern Nigeria, Mr Eniyekeye Akasah had stormed the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) office on a solidarity match…
13 Aug 2018
Ijaw youths at the weekend, protested against the sit-tight syndrome of a lawmaker representing Bomadi/Patani Federal Constituency, Nicholas Mutu.
9 Jan 2018
The Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) has decried the abduction and demand of N30 million ransom on a senior employee of the Nigerian Content Development Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Numudogio Micah, by unidentified gunmen.
29 Nov 2017
Traditional rulers in Ovia North East and South West local councils in Edo State have raised the alarm over an alleged attack on their communities by ijaw settlers.
1 Sep 2017
Ijaw youths have shut down business activities at the operational headquarters of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital.
27 Oct 2016
The Ijaw Youth Congress (IYC) has urged militants operating in the Niger Delta region to sheathe their swords and allow President Muhammadu Buhari to implement his developmental plans in the region.
27 May 2016
Another setback hit the nation’s oil production yesterday as the militant group, Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), blew up a facility belonging to Chevron Nigeria Limited.