November 29, 2016

Niger Delta Quarterly Conflict Trends (Q3)

Sustainable peace and security remains a key challenge in the Niger Delta region. Recent trends in violence have shown significant rise in conflict incidents and violent fatalities since February 2015. According to data formatted from the Peace Map, in April-June 2016 (Q2), the number of fatalities is at the highest point since the end of the 2009 militancy.
November 28, 2016

Edo Partners World Bank, FG On Poverty Reduction

The Edo State government has entered into partnership with the World Bank, Ministry of Finance, as well as Ministry Budget and National Planning, to enable it efficiently execute its poverty reduction schemes.
November 28, 2016

[16 Days of Activism] A Case for Women Empowerment

By Richard Chilee The day a Nigerian Senator introduced the Gender Parity and Prohibition of Violence against Women bill, commonly called The Equality billon the floor […]
November 22, 2016

Delta partners private investor on N5bn mechanic village

To ensure a cleaner environment, Delta State government has begun the construction of a mechanic village in Asaba where all automobile artisans are expected relocate to […]
November 22, 2016

Delta plants 50,000 trees, partners World Bank on erosion control

To check the intensity of global warming and deforestation across the state, Delta authorities have commenced planting of no fewer than 50, 000 trees’ in various […]
November 21, 2016

Agip To Invest More In Green River Project In Niger Delta

The NAOC Green River Project coordinators say they will be investing more in agriculture Niger Delta region of Nigeria by increasing the area of coverage and creating a new Plant Propagation Centre in Delta State
November 3, 2016

Imo partners FG to tackle erosion, pollution challenges

The Imo State Government has restated its resolve to partner with the Federal Government to tackle the challenges of erosion and environmental pollution ravaging parts of the state.
November 3, 2016

UNICEF, EU fight open defecation, boost water, sanitation in Niger Delta communities

As part of efforts to fight some killer disease, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the European Union (EU)have joined forces to check open defecation and also boost water and sanitation in Niger Delta States of Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa, Delta, Edo and Rivers.