Posts Tagged ‘Ijaw Youth Council’

IYC warns IPOB to stay away from Bayelsa

The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) has warned the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) against holding its planned national meeting in Bayelsa State. The Chairman of IYC, Central Zone, Kennedy Olorogun, who gave the warning in Yenagoa, advised IPOB to steer clear of Bayelsa State. There were reports that the IPOB was mobilising its members […]

BREAKING| Ijaw youths allegedly attack Asari Dokubo In Bayelsa

A bloody clash was averted on Saturday by the police in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, following failed attempts by a former militant leader and Niger Delta activist, Asari Dokubo, to hold an expanded inaugural meeting in support of Biafra. It was gathered that the Chairman of Ijaw Youths Council (IYC), Central Zone, Kennedy Olorogun, got wind […]

Trial of CJN is a Desecration of the Citadel of justice -IJaw Youth Council

IYC The Apex youth body of all Ijaw youths worldwide led by its President Pereotubo R. Oweilaemi, has vehemently condemned the planned trial of the Chief Justice of the Federation, Justice Walter Onnoghen by agency of the Federal Government is the height of desperation by the executive arm to cow and emasculate the other arms […]

Ijaws are not Part of Biafra – Ijaw Youth Council

The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) Worldwide has distanced itself and the Ijaw nation from that fictitious map claiming Ijaw territories as been part of Biafra for there was never a time we were Biafrans. Worried by several malicious and thought provoking attempts and by pro-Biafra groups like the Movement for the Actualization of a Sovereign […]

Ijaw Youths blast Senate over passage of Petroleum Industry Governance Bill

The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) condemns the show of insensitivity by the Nigerian Senate on the recent passage of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) which makes it clear that the only interest the Government has in the Niger Delta Region is control of her oil. It is unfortunate that at a time when we […]

Release ‘King of the Forest’, Others or there will be Chaos – Ijaw Youths to FG

The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC), an umbrella body for all Ijaw youths on Sunday condemned recent arrest of ex-Niger Delta agita­tors warning that the situation if not quickly checked will lead to cha­os in the region. IYC in a statement made in Warri and signed by its Spokes­man, Barrister Eric Omare, called for the im­mediate release […]