IYC wants local council development centres created in riverine communities


The Ijaw Youth Congress (IYC) has called for the creation of Local Council Development Centers (LCDCs) in riverine communities of Edo to fast track development in the area.

The called was made on Saturday by Omaghomi Olu-Derimon, Secretary, Western Zone of the IYC, during an interview with journalists in Benin City.

Olu-Derimon hinged his call on the argument that the riverine communities in the state had been marginalised in terms of infrastructural development.

While noting that the abandonment predated the Governor Godwin Obaseki led administration, the IYV scribe however, said Obaseki should change the narrative to “shame the naysayers.”

He also called for the creation…

Source: Nigerian Tribune