Youths of Niger Delta region have said that the re-election of
President Muhammadu Buhari during the February 23, 2019 presidential
was divinely ordained by God for the total transformation of the
The youths under the auspices of Niger Delta Youth Movement (NDDC)
after its national executive council meeting in Yenagoa on Monday,
told Journalists that the selling point for President Buhari which
helped him recorded victory is his uncompromising integrity.
The spokesman for the group, Mr Gospel Werenepre, also urged the
youths of the region to shun violence and thuggery during and after
the election, but rather availed themselves of the opportunities
provided by the acting Managing Director of Niger Delta Development
Commission (NDDC), Professor Nelson Brambiafa in various sectors of
empowerment and skill acquisition.
He noted that with the vision of the NDDC boss to bring development to
the Niger Delta, the youths of the region have resolved to work with
the Federal Government to attract developmental programmes which will
help sway youths away from sinister activities.
Also speaking, the President of NDYM, said that the appointment of
Brambaifa is well deserved, and aimed at solving the perennial
problems of the region, while urging youths to be law abiding for the
progress of the region.
He said: “Recently, the NDDC has started to pay for the water hyacinth
to youths groups in the region, which has further confirmed his
resolved to bring succour to the Niger Delta region.