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Support Renewable Electricity to Umuolu Community

The renewable electricity project in Umuolu Community, Delta State, Nigeria, is a project aimed at providing electricity for the first time to people who have never had access to it in their entire lifetime, except for those who can  afford generators, by utilising clean energy sources. This project will also address local environmental issues. We…

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FULL REPORT OF NASS HEARING OF YEAC-NIGERIA’S PETITION AGAINST MEDICAL FACILITIES ON LATE DR. BARINE LENEE DEATH

ABUJA-FEDERAL CAPITAL TERRITORY – On Wednesday, February 7, 2024, the National Assembly House of Representatives Committee on Public Petitions summoned Princess Medical Centre, Port Harcourt, for the hearing of the Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre’s (YEAC-Nigeria) petition against it and three other private medical facilities in Rivers State for refusing to offer medical services to…

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Executive Director’s Message on World Wetlands Day 2024

My name is Fyneface, Dumnamene Fyneface. I’m an environmental justice activist, human rights defender, and the Executive Director of the Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (YEAC-Nigeria). As the world marks 2024 International Wetlands Day today, February 2, I call on the people of Nigeria, the people of the Niger Delta, the people of River State,…

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Press Release: CRUDE OIL SPILL ALERT: AN OIL SPILL HAS OCCURRED ON SPDC PIPELINE IN RIVERS STATE

Press Release V 20-01-2024 CRUDE OIL SPILL ALERT: AN OIL SPILL HAS OCCURRED ON SPDC PIPELINE IN RIVERS STATE The Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (YEAC-Nigeria) has confirmed a crude oil spill on a pipeline belonging to Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC) Ltd. in Rivers State. According to members of the Advocacy Centre’s…

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PRESS RELEASE: YOU’RE FREE TO SELL ONSHORE ASSETS BUT ADDRESS LIABILITIES FIRST, YEAC-NIGERIA TELLS SHELL

Press Release IV, January 16, 2024. YOU’RE FREE TO SELL ONSHORE ASSETS BUT ADDRESS LIABILITIES FIRST, YEAC-NIGERIA TELLS SHELL …CALLS ON FG NOT TO APPROVE SALES OF SPDC WITHOUT BLUEPRINT ON LIABILITY, COMMUNITY EQUITY Fyneface Dumnamene Fyneface, Executive Director of the Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (YEAC-Nigeria), said Shell is free to sell its onshore…

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Press Release: Oil Spill in K-Dere: YEAC-Nigeria condemns NOSDRA’s claim that it is a rumour, Calls for Port Harcourt Zonal Director’s Sack

Oil Spill in K-Dere: YEAC-Nigeria condemns NOSDRA’s claim that it is a rumour, Calls for Port Harcourt Zonal Director’s Sack Oil Spill in K-Dere: YEAC-Nigeria condemns NOSDRA’s claim that it is a rumour, Calls for Port Harcourt Zonal Director’s Sack The attention of the Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (YEAC-Nigeria) has been drawn to a…

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Press Briefing: OIL SPILL OCCURS IN K-DERE COMMUNITY

The Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (YEAC-Nigeria), through its Crude Oil Spill Alert System (COSAS), has received a report of an oil spill in K-Dere Community in Gokana LGA (Ogoni), Rivers State. The incident, which was reported as having happened on January 3, 2024, is said to have occurred on the PPMC pipeline right of…

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