The Coordinator of the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) in Emohua Local Government Area, Amb. Friday Ovumgba, with support from the JTF, DSS and NSCDC on Wednesday, invaded and destroyed four illegal petroleum refining dumps in the LGA, and demolished them.
The activities in the dumps contribute hugely to the black Soot being experienced in Port Harcourt and other parts of the state, City News gathered.
Igwe ThankGod Nlenya, media assistant to the NYCN Coordinator, informed City News that the move was in compliance with Governor Nyesom Wike’s directive and the resolve of the council Chairman, Chidi Lloyd to rid the area of Bunkering activities and there Kpofire products.
He however said no arrest was made as the operators ran into the forest when the security team stormed the dump sites.
Nlenya said the youth body will not repent until it has rid the LGA of Bunkering and other nefarious activities.