Ogoni Youths Demand Water, Compensation in Protest Against HYPREP

Some Ogoni youths today protested against HYPREP demanding proper implementation of the Ogoni cleanup programme especially asking that their community be provided with water and compensation for livelihood losses.
The protests against HYPREP today took place in Botem, Tai local government area/
 
In an exclusive communication with Ogoninews, the youths said they were not against the cleanup program but wanted HYPREP to follow the recommendations of the UNEP which stipulated that communities be provided with alternative sources of clean water following massive pollution which has destroyed water sources available to the people.
 
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