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.
Secretary, Presidential Planning Committee
on Niger Delta Stakeholders Summit