Outrage over killing of corps members as Bayelsa goverment, NBA express shock
Nigerians and Bayelsans have continued to express shock and condemnation over the brutal murder of two corp members and the gun shot injuries inflicted on another on Wednesday night by hoodlums in Yenagoa, Bayelsa state.
Nigerian youths unite against thuggery, political violence
Barely one month to the commencement of this year’s general elections, a cross section of Nigerian youths from different parts of the country have vowed to resist any attempt to use them as thugs or engage in political violence. The Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF), in a bid to stem the tide this election season,…
2019: Former IYC president joins race in Bayelsa, as over 100 picks PDP assembly forms
The immediate past President of the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) Worldwide, Udengs Eradiri, has joined the race for the House of Representatives seat in Bayelsa State. Eradiri, who disclosed this, yesterday, shortly after submitting his expression of interest form at the party’s secretariat in Yenagoa....
Ijaw youths urge militants to embrace peace
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.
Ijaw youths fault spending on military operation in Niger Delta
IYC president, Udengs Eradiri, who was reacting to the death of four soldiers in a boat mishap earlier in the week, argued that the Federal Government had no economic plan for the oil-rich region.