Tuesday, June 19Penning issues that shape nations...

Tag: Concerned Iwhrekan Youths

Group Petitions EFCC Over NGO’s Alleged Threat, Extortion Of Oil Companies

Group Petitions EFCC Over NGO’s Alleged Threat, Extortion Of Oil Companies

COMMUNITY REPORT, NEWS
  The group, Concerned Iwhrekan Youths have petitioned the anti graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over activities of Niger Delta Peace Coalition (NDPC), a Non Governmental body that allegedly interface between the people of Iwhrekan in Ughelli South Local Government area of Delta State and multi-national oil companies. The group alleged threat and extortion of money from SPDC, NPDC and ND Western, all oil companies operating in Iwhrekan community by operatives of the NGO. In a petition dated February 12 written by Concerned Iwhrekan Youths and signed on their behalf by one Akpobome Orotoma, the group alleged that the NGO and its Coordinator, Mr. Zik Gbemre, threatens the continuous peaceful operations of the oil companies in their community...