Theme: “Strengthening Security and Cooperation for Peace and Development in the
Niger Delta Region “
The planning Committee writes to inform all invited dignitaries, Stakeholders
and the General Public that the Year 2010 annual retreat being planned by the
Forum, initially scheduled to hold from 19th to 22nd July, 2010 at the
Conference Hall, Le Meridien Ibom Hotels and Golf Resort, Nwaniba road, Uyo-
Akwa Ibom state has been postponed
The overall objective of the retreat is to harmonise resources towards
developing an enduring framework/roadmap for peace, security, stability and
development of the traditional communities within the Niger Delta region.
In preparation for this signature event, the Planning Committee has had very
fruitful inputs from diverse stakeholders, Opinion Leaders, Chief Executives and
Representatives of International and Indigenous Oil and Gas Companies operating
in the region.
* Traditional Institutions, Community Mobilization and the Amnesty programme
* Traditional Institutions, Security, Conflict Mediation and Resolution
* Traditional Institutions and Intra/Inter Communal Security
* Traditional Rulers as gate keepers for ensuring peace and stability in the
period before, during and after the 2011 General Elections.
The Planning Committee regret’s all inconveniencies this shift in dates has
caused our invited dignitaries, Special Guest and every stakeholder.
HRM King Dr. Edmund. M. Daukoru, ASRM, PhD, FIC, CON
Amanyanabo of Nembe-Chairman of the Forum
HRM Maj Gen Felix Mujakperuo (Rtd) CFR,mni
Orodje of Okpe- Chairman Planning Committee
HRM Alhaji Aliyu Kevin Danesi
Oba Danesi II
Aidonogie of South Ibie-Secretary, Retreat Planning Committee
Accordingly and consistent with the above, the Planning Committee hereby
announces new dates for the retreat as follows:
Date: 13th to 16th September, 2010-07-15
Time: 9.30 am Daily
Venue: Conference Hall, Le Meridien Ibom Hotels and Golf Resort, Nwaniba road,
Uyo- Akwa Ibom state
The first ever South- South Monarchs retreat with theme "Mainstreaming Traditional Institutions in Promoting Socio-Political Stability, Economic Development and Security in the Niger Delta" was hosted at the prestigious Hotel Presidential Port Harcourt for four days 27th - 30th October, 2009.