April 30, 2015

Shell trains 60 Niger Delta Youths in Arts, Craft

Shell Petroleum Development Company Joint Venture in partnership with Bruce Onobrakpeya Foundation has enrolled no fewer than 60 young artists from the Niger Delta at the Prof. Bruce Onobrakpeya Training Centre in Agbarha-Otor, Delta State for training in arts and craft
April 30, 2015

NIPP targets 4,000MW for second phase restructuring

THE Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC) has announced a minor review of its management structure, as the organisation prepares to launch out into the second phase of its operations.
April 29, 2015

UNN wins South East Cricket Championship

Enugu State’s University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN) Cricket Club at the weekend defeated Royal Club of Anambra State by 32 runs to win the fifth South East Cricket Championship tagged Chuma Anosike Cup for the second consecutive year.
April 29, 2015

Africare Spends $150,000 On Malaria Yearly in Akwa Ibom

Africare, an international Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) working in Eket and Ibeno areas of Akwa Ibom, says it spends $150, 000 yearly on malaria control programmes in the state.
April 22, 2015

Digital Finance for Development

The Digital Financial Services for Development Handbook was developed by USAID and FHI360 for use by USAID personnel to maximize the Agency’s use of and contribution […]
April 22, 2015

HarvestPlus Supports Akwa Ibom Farmers with Improved Cassava Stems

HarvestPlus Nigeria in pursuit of its objectives for 2015, which include dissemination of improved Vitamin A cassava stems to over 700,000 farmers across the country
April 22, 2015

Communities NOT Criminals (Illegal oil refining in the Niger Delta)

An estimated 150,000 barrels of crude oil are stolen every day in Nigeria. The vast majority of this is sold internationally, but approximately 25% stays in […]
April 20, 2015

Akugbene Water Filter Project

This case study documents the deployment of biosand water filters to selected households in the Akugbene Community of the Bomadi Local Government Area of Delta State, […]
April 20, 2015

IFAD Empowers 3,500 Youths, Women In Akwa Ibom

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), a United Nations’ agency dedicated to eradicating rural poverty in developing countries, has empowered over 3,500 youths and women in Akwa Ibom.
April 17, 2015

OBAX to Establish U.S.$200 Million Fertiliser Plant in Edo

A petrochemical company based in the United States has concluded plans to establish a fertiliser plant worth $200 million in Nigeria.
April 17, 2015

Register to Attend Focus Hub International Girls in ICT Day in Port Harcourt

Thus far,2015 has been an exciting year for us the Focushub Nigeria; we have been working behind the scenes on specific impact based projects for the Niger Delta region
April 15, 2015

Cross River battles erosion, awards N1.5b contract

The Cross River State Government has received the approval of the Federal Government and the World Bank to award a N1.5 billion project, meant to wade off erosion challenge in some communities in the state capital,