Protests echo restructuring calls, says IYC, deplores attack on leader
Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) has described the #EndSARS protests across Nigeria as a reverberation of the calls to restructure the country, and not just an end to police brutality. The group’s spokesman, Ebilade Ekerefe, commended the never-say-die spirit of the youth, who were bent in making the country a better place to live. Igbifa, who…
Diri, Oyedepo, IYC, Edo people solidarise with campaigners
Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, Presiding Bishop of Living Faith Church, (aka Winners Chapel), David Oyedepo, the Ijaw Youth Congress (IYC) and Edo people, especially residents of Benin City, have backed the protests.
IYC blames NDDC crisis on deviation from Niger Delta masterplan
Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) has blamed deviation of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) from the Niger Delta regional masterplan for the crisis rocking the agency.
Why Emmanuel pulled out of IYC election
One of the presidential aspirants of Ijaw Youths Council (IYC), Bristol Emmanuel, was not part of the election that took place yesterday in Oporaza, Warri South-West Council
PANDEF, Ijaw youths, others seek COVID-19 test centres in Niger Delta
The Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) and Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) have deplored the existence of only one coronavirus test centre in the entire South South geopolitical zone that had no fewer than 50 confirmed cases of the dreaded disease.
PDP, IYC allege massive looting in NDDC, seek probe
The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has called for an immediate system-wide investigation into allegations of fraud, stealing and looting of funds at the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).
IYC demands action over toxic pollution in Niger Delta
The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) has lamented the daily discovery of dead fishes littering the shorelines of coastal communities along the Atlantic Ocean in Niger Delta, calling for immediate action from the Federal Government and oil majors operating in the area.
How President Buhari violated NDDC Act, by IYC, others
Urge immediate composition of agency’s governing board Groups, including the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC), Niger Delta Movement for Peace and Justice, Niger Delta Progressive Front, and the Vanguard for Transparent Leadership and Democracy (VATLAD) have faulted the move by President Muhammadu Buhari to inaugurate today the advisory committee of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC)…
High court confirms Omare as authentic IYC president
The State High Court in Sagbama, Bayelsa state on Thursday, declared as “authentic and legal”, the election, which produced Eric Omare as the seventh president of the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) worldwide.