By Ovie Okpare
Mr. Peter Timothy Igbifa from Rivers State has emerged the new President of the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC).
Igbinifa defeated other contestants to become the 8th President of IYC during the delegates conference/election held in Oporoza in Gbaramatu Kingdom, Delta State.
The election was concluded late Sunday evening in an exercise monitored by youth bodies of other ethnic nationalities drawn from across the Niger Delta region.
He will be succeeding the outgoing President, Comrade Eric Omare, a lawyer from Warri South West in Delta state.