Confab reconvenes August 4 to consider draft report
This is the 45th National Conference plenary live blog from Premium Times. Today, delegates will continue, and if possible conclude deliberations on the issue of resource sharing/control.
There are indications that the issues may be contentious as in the past conferences.
Some of the delegates insist that Nigeria remains a secular State.
“We sit on top of water in the Niger Delta, yet we do not have water to drink.”
Another South-South delegate accuses Devolution of Power Committee of lying
Ms. Briggs, a Niger Delta activist, said she disagrees with the main report of her committee.
Ms. Briggs demands include resource control and state police.