IYC uncovers alleged plot to destabilise Bayelsa
Ahead of the February 14 inauguration of a new administration in Bayelsa State, the Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) has reportedly uncovered an ongoing plan by aggrieved politicians to cause unrest in the state.
PHEDC seeks resolution of rift with IYC to end outage in Bayelsa
The Port Harcourt Electricity Distribution Company (PHEDC) yesterday sought speedy resolution of the conflict with the Ijaw Youths Council (IYC), which resulted in shutdown of its operations and subsequent outage since Monday....
IYC hails Senate’s decision to bar IMC from defending NDDC budget
The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) has commended President of the Senate, Dr. Ahmed Lawan, and the entire Senate for barring the Interim Management Committee (IMC) of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) from defending the Commission’s 2019/2020 budget.
Senate vows to recognise only new NDDC board
The Senate yesterday declared that it would not recognise the Interim Management Committee (IMC) in processing the 2019 and 2020 budget proposals of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).
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...
IYC decries N19tr capital flight from Niger Delta
Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) has frowned at the flight of mind-boggling N19 trillion from the Niger Delta region. The concern was coming on the heels of a recent publication by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries
IYC demands release of protests convener
Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) yesterday demanded the immediate release of Mr. Sowore Omoyele, who was arrested by the Directorate of the State Services (DSS) on Saturday, over the Revolution nationwide protest.
IYC alleges anomalies in NNPC recruitment, threatens showdown with Presidency
The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) has threatened a showdown with the Presidency over alleged anomalies in the recent recruitment exercise being...