Tag archive for ‘IYC’
By admin On Monday, July 30th, 2018

Ijaw Youths Accuse Police Boss Of Alleged Attempt To Polarise Bayelsa Security

IGP Idris LAGOS JULY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ijaw Youths Council (IYC), has raised the alarm over the recent decision of the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris, to post four Commissioners of Police to More...

By admin On Sunday, June 10th, 2018

Niger Delta: No Trace Of $10b Infrastructure Fund-Stakeholders

Ibe-Kachikwu LAGOS JUNE 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Close to two years after the Federal Government launched the $10b Infrastructure Fund to stimulate development in the Niger Delta, there is no trace of the fund anywhere.In More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Ijaws Celebrate 50 Years Of Demise Of Isaac Boro, Demand Creating Of Two New States

LAGOS MAY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) on Tuesday called for the creation of two additional states in the Niger Delta to give the Ijaw people space to achieve their aspirations in the Nigerian More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 10th, 2018

Boko Haram: Ijaw Youths Kick Against Approval Of $1bn For Military

LAGOS APRIL 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ijaw of the Niger Delta have kicked against the Federal Government’s approval of $1 billion for the purchase of military equipment to combat Boko Haram in the North East. In More...

By admin On Friday, May 5th, 2017

Ijaw Youths Condemn Rejection Of Motion For Relocation Of Oil Coys Hqts To N’Delta

LAGOS APRIL 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ijaw Youth Council Worldwide (IYC) has condemned strongly the recent rejection of the motion for relocation of administrative head-office of International Oil Companies to the More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

Ijaw Youths Commend FG on Modular Refineries, Insist On Resource Control

By Amos Okioma, Yenagoa LAGOS APRIL 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government of Nigeria has been given a path on the back for its recent acceptance of the conversion of the illegal refineries to modular refineries More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

Delta: Suspect Shots Police Officer To Death in Burutu

IGP IDRIS LAGOS FEBRUARY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A police officer said to be on ‘illegal duty’ was on Monday shot dead by a suspect he attempted to arrest in Burutu town, Delta State. Sources disclosed that More...

By admin On Friday, February 10th, 2017

NIMASA Debunks Report of Opposition to Establishment of Maritime University

NIMASA DG DR Dakuku Peterside LAGOS FEBRUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has debunked speculations in a section of the media and a press statement from the More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

IYC Chieftain. Porri Condemns Extra-judicial Killings of Ijaws By Security Agents

Barr. Tare Porri By Amos Okioma LAGOS NOVEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)- A lawyer and frontline leader of Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) Worldwide, Barr. Tare Porri has condemned the frequent harassment and killings of More...

By admin On Monday, July 11th, 2016

Ijaw Youth Council Accuses Federal Govt Of Insincerity On Niger Delta Crisis

LAGOS JULY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC), has accused the Federal Government of insincerity in its bid to resolve the issues of resurgence of militancy in the Niger Delta parts of the country. Eric More...

By admin On Monday, April 25th, 2016

Urhobos In Bayelsa Commend Role of Ijaw Youths in Securing Ese Oruru’s Release

Ese Oruru LAGOS APRIL 25Urhobo Progressive Union (UPU) on Sunday applauded the commitment of Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) in advocating for the freedom of Ese Oruru. Oruru, a minor, was allegedly abducted by Mr Yunusa More...

By admin On Thursday, April 21st, 2016
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Ijaw Youths Slam Buhari over Ruthless Plan To Deal With Pipeline Vandals

Muhammadu Buhari LAGOS APRIL 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-On Thursday, the Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) described President Muhammadu Buhari’s comments on the preparedness of his administration to deal with oil and gas pipeline More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

Ijaw Youths To Embark On A One-Million-Man March Against Buhari Policies

Udengs Eradiri LAGOS FEBRUARY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-On Tuesday, the umbrella body of the Niger Delta Youths, the Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) unveiled a plan to conduct a one million man protest march against the policies More...

By admin On Saturday, July 25th, 2015

N’Delta Youths Protest Citing of NLNG Dry Dock in Badagry, Block Spokesman in Radio Station

the protesters and Sec Gen of IYC Emmanuel BristolAlagbariya (white cap) at the radio station By Anderson Hart LAGOS JULY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The raging controversy over proposed citing of the Nigerian Liquefied More...

By admin On Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Ijaw Youths React to Air Force Boss Threat, Warns against Attack of Niger Delta Region

LAGOS JUNE 22ND (URHOBOTOSAY)-Ijaw Youth Council, IYC, yesterday, said that the threat by the military to attack the Niger Delta region over alleged rise in criminal activities such as oil theft, sea piracy and More...

By admin On Sunday, May 17th, 2015

PIB: Ijaw Youths Vow to Resist Any Attempt to Enslave N’Delta Region

LAGOS MAY 17TH (URHOBTODAY) – Foremost Ijaw youth organisation, the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC), has warned those it called enemies of the Niger Delta region not to take the collective resolve of the region to allow More...

By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

Itsekiri Youth Leader, Ayiri Calls for Probe, Scraping of Amnesty Programme

Ayiri LAGOS MAY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Controversial Itsekiri youth leader, Chief Ayiri Emami, has called on President-Elect, General Muhammadu Buhari, to probe and scrap the multi-billion dollar Amnesty Programme designed More...

By admin On Friday, March 6th, 2015

Rivers: Ijaw Youth Council, Civil Society Groups Protest against Kidnap of Medical Doctors

IYC Protesters LAGOS MARCH 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ijaw Youth Council, (IYC) Worldwide Thursday took to the street of Port Harcourt protesting the incessant kidnapping and killing of doctors and others in the state. Other More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

Eradiri Remains Our President, Ijaw Youth Council Insists

LAGOS OCTOBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY) –The apex Ijaw youth organisation, Ijaw Youth Council, (IYC) Worldwide has set up a disciplinary committee to penalise erring members of the council after report of alleged suspension More...

By admin On Thursday, September 4th, 2014

Ijaw Youths Threaten Showdown with Shell over Refusal to Display EIA

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) worldwide is threatening a showdown with multinational oil giant Shell over alleged refusal by the oil company to publicly display the Environmental Impact More...

By admin On Sunday, August 3rd, 2014

Ijaw Music Maestro, Robert Ebizimor Dies In Auto Crash a Day to Thanks Giving Service

Late Ijaw Music Meastro, Robert Ebizimo LAGOS AUGUST 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Foremost Ijaw music icon, known for playing song promoting the Niger Delta struggle, King Robert Ebizimor dies an auto accident a day to his More...

By admin On Saturday, April 5th, 2014

Clark’s Son: Ijaw Leaders Join Forces against Kidnappers, Trace Perpetrators to Clark’s Kinsmen

Chief Ebikeme Clark LAGOS APRIL 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-SUSPECTED kidnappers of Mr. Ebikeme Clark, son of elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark, kidnapped Wednesday, at Kiagbodo, Delta State, has reportedly contacted the More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

Abuja Failed Jailbreak is Act Of Sabotage – Ijaw Youths..Vow to Resist Attempt on Jonathan’s Life

LAGOS APRIL 1ST (URHOBOTODAY) – The foremost Ijaw youth organisation, Ijaw Youth Council (IYC), worldwide, has described Sunday’s failed jailbreak in Abuja as an act of sabotage. Alleging that the security More...

By admin On Saturday, February 1st, 2014

Angry Jonathan’s Kinsmen Write E.K. Clark, Says He is Unpatriotic (READ FULL TEXT)

Chief Edwin Clark AN OPEN LETTER TO CHIEF DR E K CLARK JANUARY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-There comes a time in life when silence is betrayal and that time has come for us in relation to the crisis bedevilling the IJAW More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

The ‘Jangalization’ of Ijaw Youth Council

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriaki Dickson LAGOS NOVEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-On the 24th of May 2013, the Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) conducted an election and the Governor of Rivers State, Rt. Hon Rotimi Amaechi More...