From Sola Ojo, Kaduna
As debates over the discovery of a massive oil theft in the oil-rich Niger Delta persist, the Northern Nigeria Youth Council (NYCN) has charged certain federal government agencies with complicity in the crime. economy organized against the country.
NYCN also commended the Tompolo government for providing the services it was paid for in monitoring, controlling and protecting pipelines, which enabled a recovery and a change from what could be had from the start. awarding of the surveillance contract.
The council In a statement by its chairman, Isah Abubakar, indicted the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), the Ministry of Petroleum Resources, the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) and senior military officers of complicity and conspiracy in the management of the country. source of sustenance.
According to Isah, he was very sad and unfortunate that the theft of oil is continuing in a country where there is a functioning government mechanism responsible for its protection saying “it seems so conspired by major players who are sabotaging the economic interest of our dear nation through this organized theft of crude oil.
“As a result, the NYCN management demands that President Muhammad Buhari urgently establish a high-level independent investigation committee that will immediately investigate the complexity of NNPC LIMITED and its successive GMDs, the Ministry of Petroleum Resources and its successive ministers, likewise the NSCDC and its successive CG, including the People’s Congress of Odua, who have already been awarded a pipeline oversight contract from 1999 to date.
“The GMD NNPC Ltd, former GMDS including former and current Ministers of Petroleum Resources, Multinational Corporations who are involved in this criminal activity must be stopped, investigated and prosecuted.
“The National Assembly should urgently set up a commission of inquiry that will get to the root of crude oil theft in Nigeria.
“The Presidency is most reminded of all Division 6 GOCs and Delta Save Operations GOCs from the time of inception to date to answer questions regarding the theft of crude oil in Nigeria.
“Young people of Nordic origin and other young leaders of ethnic nationality must work together to ensure that these demands are met,” he said.
“We applaud the commitment of the Tompolo government and its team to this patriotic character to save our nation from total collapse and economic sabotage.”