March 25, 2015

INFOGRAPHIC: Election 2015 Do’s and Don’ts

March 24, 2015

Addax Petroleum Trains Rural Farmers on Cassava Production

After two weeks of intensive training, thirty two farmers, from rural oil bearing communities in Akwa Ibom, Imo and Rivers states where Addax Petroleum Nigeria Limited has its operations, received a new lease of life as their farming skills
March 24, 2015

2014 Youth Link Forum Report

The 2014 Youth Link Forum brought multi-stakeholder audiences and youth including fresh graduate, undergraduates, youth group members and community members to brain storm, learn and share […]
March 24, 2015

RIFAN to Create Jobs for 2,500 Youths in Bayelsa

More than 2,500 jobs will be created for the youths of Otabi Community in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa State by the Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN), Bayelsa Chapter
March 24, 2015

Nigeria’s FG launches Development Bank to help MSMEs

Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan has launched the Development Bank of Nigeria. The Bank is to tackle the challenge of access to finance by Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Nigeria and will take off with a seed capital of $1.5 billion.
March 23, 2015

Cross River trains workers on social media

The Cross River State Government has organized a training programme for selected workers on the importance, use and management of social media. The programme was organised through the Communication Technology Development Department (CTDD) of the governor’s office.
March 20, 2015

MTN Foundation partners Ondo govt to treat 6, 000 eye patients

In collaboration with the Ondo State Ministry of Health, the MTN Foundation has commenced the MTN Foundation Eyesight Restoration Intervention Scheme (MTNF EyeRIS) for over 6,000 patients in Ondo State
March 20, 2015

CBN empowers MSMEs in Cross River with N1.4bn

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in collaboration with the Cross River State Government recently launched and disbursed the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise Development Fund (MSMEDF) to 700 enterprises in the state.
March 20, 2015

57 Niger Delta Communities to Benefit from FG’s Water Project

No fewer than 57 communities in five states in the Niger Delta Region are to benefit from the Federal Government’s community water project. The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Dr Steve Oru, who disclosed this recently said the benefitting communities were in Imo, Akwa Ibom, Cross River, Ondo and Delta states.
March 19, 2015

NDDC Trains 2,245 Youths in Capacity Building Programmes

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) said it has trained no less than 2,245 youths through its various training and empowerment programmes. Speaking to newsmen, the […]
March 19, 2015

Election Violence Update in Nigeria- Jan to Mar 2015

This update draws on information from data integrated on the P4P Peace Map, as well as “Violence in Nigeria: Patterns and Trends” by Patricia Taft and […]
March 17, 2015

Mobil trains 62 women on food production in Akwa Ibom

As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility, Mobil Producing Nigeria (MPN) has facilitated a four-day capacity building workshop for 62 Akwa Ibom women. The training has as its theme: Enhancing Local Food Production Beyond Subsistence: the case of oil palm refining, cassava, plantain, yam and corn.