April 28, 2017

Chevron-backed GMoU most Suitable for Ending Niger Delta Crisis – Michael Johnny

Chief Michael Johnny is the outgoing Chairman of the Chevron-sponsored Egbema Gbaramatu Communities Devel­opment Foundation (EGCDF). In this interview with Francis Sadhere, he speaks on his […]
April 27, 2017

Opinion: The Role of Early Childhood Development in Achieving the SDGs

While Rukayat Abba, 20, from Otukpo Local Government Area of Benue State is grateful she is able to successfully give birth to her first child without […]
April 27, 2017

UNICEF, Cross River LGA push for attainment of SDG 6

Determined to meet the global and Nigerian roadmap to eliminating open defecation by 2025 and attainment of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6 of […]
April 26, 2017

Opinion: Implementing the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals

While each of the 17 items in the SDGs has specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years terminating in 2030, it is important […]
April 25, 2017

Abia State Govt to raise Standard of Made-in-Aba Shoes

Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia says his administration will enhance the standard of shoemaking in Aba as part of its investment development strategy. Ikpeazu, who made […]
April 25, 2017

CEPEJ Leads Protest against Environmental Degradation

A non governmental organisation (NGO), Centre for Peace and Environmental Justice (CEPEJ), last weekend protested against environmental degradation in the Niger Delta region as part of […]
April 21, 2017

World Bank President expresses fears over Unemployment, Famine in Nigeria & Other Developing Countries

About two-thirds of jobs in developing economies would be lost soon as high-level fragility continues to impact negatively on business activities.Also, rising technological innovations that are […]
April 21, 2017

What you should Know about the Proposed Niger Delta Development Bank

On March 22 this year, the Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission  (NDDC), Mr. Nsima Ekere, revealed the Federal Government’s plan to establish a […]
April 20, 2017

REPORT: NDDF 2016, Owerri

Niger Delta Development Forums envision a Niger Delta where all persons are able to live sustainable livelihoods, generate income and employment, and create economic opportunities unhindered […]
April 20, 2017

Monarch Advocates for Peace in Ibeku Community

Following the crisis rocking Ibeku community, the traditional ruler of Ibeku Ancient Kingdom in Umuahia North Council of Abia state, Eze Samuel Onuoha [Ogurube IV], has […]
April 20, 2017

Ondo State Government Launches Meningitis awareness programme

The Ondo State Government has launched an intensive awareness programme to sensitize inhabitants on meningitis. The Ministry of Health, which anchored the programme, directed health officials to […]
April 20, 2017

Nigeria’s Economic Recovery Plan gets endorsement at IMF/World Bank Spring Meetings

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday backed the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) released last month by President Muhammadu Buhari. The ERGP is a […]