A United Kingdom-based nongovernmental organisation, Niger Delta Advocacy Group, has tasked the re-elected leadership of the Urhobo Progressive Union, UPU, led Major-Gen. Patrick Aziza (rtd.), on the problems affecting most Urhobo people.
A statement by its Director, Mr. Ejiro Nomuoja; President, Mrs Grace Aghoghovbia and General Secretary, Ufuoma Atsingbe, said: “We hereby congratulate Major-Gen. Patrick Aziza (rtd.) on his recent victory in the just concluded Urhobo Progressive Union election.
“We hope that some of the problems affecting most Urhobo oil producing communities and Urhobo in general both home and abroad would be revisited.
“These problems are lack of federal appointments, underrepresentation in the Federal Government amnesty programme, environmental degradation, among others.”