February 5, 2018

Culture Resilience and Development: the case of river based open defecation in riverine communities in the Niger Delta

  By Ogadinma Iroka As one of the concepts in the study of culture, culture resilience, x-rays the way, elements of a peoples culture, last overtime amidst […]
February 4, 2018

Ebenezar Wikina: What I Learned from Lecturing (Part I)

  By Ebenezar Wikina A blocked nose, flu, sore throat, and tingly butterflies in my belly were all the ingredients I needed to have an amazing first […]
January 30, 2018

Google Summer of Code (GSoC) Port Harcourt Bootcamp

  Google Summer of Code is a global program focused on introducing students to open source software development. Students work on a 3-month programming project with […]
January 18, 2018

What does it mean “to serve Nigeria with all your strength?”

  By Odeh Friday   As a schoolboy in the 1990s, I made that vow every day when I recited the national pledge. Our teachers taught […]
January 16, 2018

Nkasi Wodu: How Armed Militants in Nigeria’s South gain access to power and wealth

  I still remember that day like it was yesterday. General Felix was dressed in complete military fatigues, a camouflage shirt and trouser, leather combat boots […]
January 15, 2018

How to contribute on NDLink

  NDLink is the go-to information hub for development stories in the Niger Delta. It is the ONLY platform that specifically caters to the stories that […]
January 12, 2018

Opinion: if we will achieve sustainable development this year, then education needs to be top priority

  by Ibeleogute Ibodeng  I have heard people lament about how education is boring, strenuous and less useful to the current realities of the times. What […]
January 12, 2018

Book Review: A Life called Forever

  “Inspiration is powerful. Humans are inherently flawed and as such don’t need to resign themselves to reality when life throws a curve-ball. Inspiration teaches that […]
January 12, 2018

Opinion: Why dreadful viral diseases are now upon us

  By Oghenechovwen Oghenekevwe   Beautiful, patterned white lines and detailed symbols traced the walls of the room. Inside there, in Gbolaka-Ta village, young Liberian girl […]
October 10, 2017

Request for Expression of Interest to participate in CAPABLE training

The Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta, (PIND) in partnership with the West Africa Development Ltd (WAD) is inviting applications from organizations for CAPABLE […]
September 22, 2017

Saatah Nubari: Whether or not you read this, you owe 102,000 naira

It was Fela Kuti that said “Trouble sleep, Yanga go wake am.” Wise words from a decent man I must add, but the point here is […]
September 22, 2017

Chidi Odinkalu: Nigeria’s Toxic NGO Regulation Bill

Nigeria’s House of Representatives is presently considering what perhaps qualifies as the most dangerous piece of legislation to come before the National Assembly since the return […]