Stakeholders' Summit on Niger Delta postponed

The 2-day stakeholders' Summit on Niger-Delta earlier scheduled to hold Monday 26 and Tuesday 27 September in Abuja has been postponed indefinitely.

According to a statement by a presidential aide who is the Secretary of the Planning Committee, Mr. Donald B. Wokoma, the Summit, which was expected to bring participants carefully drawn from across various groups of critical stakeholders together, will now hold at a later date.

No reason was given for the postponement.

Mr. Wokoma however assured that the intention of President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration of providing an enduring political blueprint geared towards a more lasting peace and sustainable development in the Niger Delta region remains unwavering.

Donald Wokoma
Secretary, Presidential Planning Committee 
on Niger Delta Stakeholders Summit