November 30, 2015

Bayelsa P4P taking the lead in mitigating election related violence

Recently Bayelsa State Partners for Peace received funding from the Fund for Peace/United States Institute of Peace to implement a program aimed at mitigating election related violence in the State Gubernatorial Elections
November 30, 2015

Bayelsa Peace Pact

Download the Bayelsa Peace Pact Bayelsa Peace PACT (002)
November 30, 2015

Improving Access to Clean Water: Uduak Affia’s story

PIND trained Uduak Affia’s Lazarus Care Mission International in July. She has since led her team to establish a biosand filter production facility in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, established links with UNICEF’s WASH team in Akwa Ibom State and is actively promoting the biosand filter in Rivers, Akwa Ibom and Cross River States. Learn more about how she’s making an impact in water access in the Niger Delta.
November 27, 2015

NGO provides free Medicare to over 500 in Bayelsa

A non-governmental organisation, Niger Delta Care Incorporated, has offered free Medicare to over 500 patients in Bayelsa State.
November 25, 2015

STORIFY: Niger Delta Development Forum #NDDF2015 (Day 2)

Day 2 of the Niger Delta Development Forum was on November 18, 2015. After a very full and productive first day, participants piled back into the main conference room at the Best Western Hotel to continue conversations around sustainable development for the region.
November 24, 2015

STORIFY : Niger Delta Development Forum, Asaba, Delta state #NDDF2015 (Day 1)

The 4th Annual Niger Delta Development Forum with a theme of "Collaborative Efforts for Stimulating Investments and Inclusive Economic Growth in the Niger Delta" was held on November 17 - 18, 2015 in Delta state's capital city, Asaba.
November 23, 2015

Business and Sustainable Development Goals

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) map out a global vision for a better world. They set out ambitious goals and targets for people, prosperity, planet and […]
November 23, 2015

Okowa to N-Delta govts: Harness your resources for region’s devt

lfeanyi Okowa of Delta State has challenged governments of Niger Delta states to harness the region’s natural resources for sustainable growth and development. Speaking in Asaba during a 2-day Niger Delta Development Forum, NDDF, Okowa stressed the need for collaborative efforts towards speedy growth of the region.
November 23, 2015

FG Earmarks $25bn For Investment In Transport, Energy – Osinbajo

The Federal Government is to set aside $25 billion (about N4trillion) for investment in transport and energy sectors in Nigeria. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo announced this […]
November 23, 2015

Chevron – Supporting Peace Building as a cornerstone for economic growth

 Chevron has remained committed to its longstanding and strategic investment in the Niger Delta, which has spanned over 50 years. Over the past five years, building […]
November 13, 2015

NDE Trains 50 Women in Rivers

The Rivers State National Directorate of Employment (NDE) has commenced the training of 50 women in the state.
November 10, 2015

Akwa Ibom Govt to establish Coconut Refining Company

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel The Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Dr Udom Emmanuel Udom has promised the people of Akwa Ibom to build a […]