April 20, 2018

The Future is decentralized: blockchain and the future of sustainable development

  A publication by the Blockchain Commission for Sustainable Development and the UN Development Programme (UNDP) looks at the potential of blockchain technology to accelerate progress […]
April 20, 2018

Niger Delta University, 6 others join global tech universities network

  Niger Delta University and six other Nigerian Universities on Wednesday signed an agreement with the University of Bradford to be incorporated into the World Technology Universities […]
April 20, 2018

Opinion: The Niger Delta question and 2030 sustainable agenda

  By Jerome-Mario For the 2030 sustainable agenda to succeed, says the United Nation, partnership and collaboration must be given a disciplined attention. This world body further […]
April 20, 2018

WHO, UNEP engage stakeholders to ascertain cause of soot in Rivers

  Officials of the World Health Organisation (WHO), and the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) have commenced investigation into the cause of widespread soot in Rivers […]
April 20, 2018

Bayelsa State govt recovers N1.8bn from civil service payroll

  Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has disclosed the recovery of N1.8 billion from payroll fraud.He said the regaining was due to the recommendations by […]
April 20, 2018

Development Bank of Nigeria to receive $70m from EIB, AfDB

  The European Investment Bank and the African Development Bank have agreed to support the creation of the new Development Bank of Nigeria to strengthen lending […]
April 18, 2018

Niger Delta Conflict Tracker (February 2018 – March 2018)

  This monthly tracker is designed to update Peace Agents on patterns and trends in conflict risk and violence in the Niger Delta, as identified by […]
April 16, 2018

Femi Royal: A careful examination of food security issues in Nigeria

  The United Nations Committee on World Food Security defines Food Security as the condition in which all people, at all times, have physical, social and […]
April 16, 2018

NDDC to facilitate internet access, generate 7,000 megawatts of electricity

  The Nigeria Delta Development Commission (NDDC) says it has the plan to generate 7,000 megawatts of electricity to improve power supply and boost economic activities […]
April 13, 2018

Imo schedules Local Govt election

  The Chairman of the Imo State Independent Electoral Commission, Ethelbert Ibebuchi, has rendered an unreserved apology to the people of the state over the inability […]
April 13, 2018

US Consulate partners with FSD Academy to train emerging entrepreneurs in Port Harcourt

  The United States Consulate General Lagos in collaboration with Field of Skills and Dreams VTE Academy trained 121 budding Nigerian entrepreneurs in a two-day workshop […]
April 13, 2018

VP Osinbajo launches medical emergency hotline in Abia

  Vice President  Yemi Osinbajo has launched the Abia State Tele-Health Initiative, also known as  “Dial -a-Doc-Direct”  which provides the citizenry the opportunity of dialing and […]