July 31, 2018

US-based firm donates free N2.1bn worth of medical equipment to Ondo

  Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has secured a $6 million (about N2.1 billion) worth of new medical equipment from MedShare, a U.S.-based non-profit organisation […]
July 30, 2018

What you should know about the 3rd National Council on Niger Delta

  The National Council on Niger Delta is a meeting of various stakeholders–drawn from the public, private, and nonprofit sectors–working towards the development of the oil-rich […]
July 30, 2018

Government to revisit 13 per cent derivation for development in Niger Delta

President Mohammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja pledged that the Federal Government would revisit the constitutional 13 percent derivation benefit to the Niger Delta region to ensure […]
July 30, 2018

Why Niger Delta must lead shift to renewable energy, by ERA/FoN

Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth (ERA/FoN) has said the Niger Delta should lead the shift to clean renewable energy in the country, being the region […]
July 30, 2018

NDDC plans 69km-road with 22 bridges construction in Delta

  The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) is set to connect coastal creeks in Delta State with the construction of a 69km-road with 22 bridges. Executive […]
July 26, 2018
Nigeria's indigenous oil and gas companies

Supporting indigenous participation in Nigeria’s oil and gas industry

The woes of indigenous companies in Nigeria’s oil and gas industry seems not to have abated despite the signing of NOGIC Act on April 22, 2010. […]
July 26, 2018
oil prices rise

Oil prices rise after United States crude inventories fall

Crude oil prices rose for a second day on Wednesday after data showed US crude inventories fell more than expected, easing worries about oversupply that have dogged the […]
July 23, 2018

Africa SDG Index and Dashboard Report 2018

  Following their adoption in 2015, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have become the world’s shared goals, but their operationalization and ultimate achievement at the country […]
July 16, 2018
Amnesty Office Parleys Traditional Rulers, Stakeholders

Niger Delta Search for Sustainable Peace

Wednesday last week, influential Niger Delta indigenes, including traditional rulers, religious and opinion leaders, intellectuals, community and youth leaders, gathered Lagos in response to a call […]
July 11, 2018

Chevron – How we’ve been combating oil theft, pipeline vandalism

  The oil giant, Chevron Nigeria Ltd (CNL), has highlighted how it has been successfully combating the menace of oil theft and pipeline vandalism in its […]
July 11, 2018

GE to partner with Niger Delta Power Holding Company

  As part of its efforts to help boost power supply in Nigeria, General Electric, the world’s premier digital industrial company, yesterday announced its intention to […]
July 11, 2018

USAID, PIND advocate for Gender-friendly Agric Policies

  The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) have identified-gender friendly agric policy as a catalyst […]