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Welcome, Willkommen, Bienvenudo, Bem-Veni, Aloha, Eku abo, Nno, Sannu da zuwa, etc. We welcome you to our website in all of the languages of the world. RANC stands for the Rivers (Bayelsa) Association of Northern California. RANC is a non-profit 501(c)(3) association of persons from Rivers and Beyelsa States (the core of the Niger delta) of Nigeria resident in Northern California. In the languages of the Niger-delta, we welcome you with Owna Aala, Nua, Mma- mma Nuo, Do, Anu meka, Dalu, and more.


Maxwell Chikere

On behalf of the Board of Directors, the Executive Committee and all members of RANC we are glad you visited our site. Please let us know if you are interested in working with us or have suggestions for us. Finally, please consider leaving us a small donation to support our community engagement initiatives.

Best wishes. Don’t stop doing the right thing because goodness cannot take a break.


Maxwell Chikere, President

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