The President National Youth Council Of Nigeria (NYCN) Amb Sukubo Sara-Igbe Sukubo
Said unbehalf of over 80 million Nigerian Youth he congratulate the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) for Kaiama Declaration of December 11th 1998.
Amb Sukubo stated this in Portharcourt Rivers State Capital As IYC mark the 20th Anniversary of Kaiama day Declaration.
According to him the struggle for the control of oil mineral resources while asserting That the declaration of Great Kaiama day by the Ijaw Youth Council is in right direction.
He noted that the environment of Ijaw land by Transnational Oil Companies arise mainly because, the Ijaws, Niger Delta people have been robbed of their natural rights to ownership and control of their land and resources.
Amb Sukubo informed the people that the Council was form in the town of Kaiama after 5.000 Ijaw people representing over 40 Ijaw claims, chose to their aspirations for the Ijaw people and to demand an end to 40years of environmental damge and underdevelopment in the region.
The Nigerian number one Youth Leader adding that 20 years of Kaiama Declaration is a lesson for the youth of the region,he hereby urge the Youth to be peaceful in their domain and shun all social vices even as we enter election year.
He advised them not to be tugry for politicians, vote for Candidate of your choice and protect your vote.
He thank the heroes who fought, stand for the
struggle to liberate the region.
He congratulated IYC for putting up this programme at a time like this even as we enter politicial period.