August 31, 2018

Uyo: a city of clean dwellers

  By Chimezie Anajama Eka Emma is a street food vendor. Daily, except on Sundays, she cooks white rice, stew, porridge beans, Edikaikong and Afang soups, […]
August 31, 2018

Niger Delta Economic Prosperity Framework

Niger Delta Region has a strategic economic importance to the Nigerian State. It is a region with enormous wealth in resources, yet devoid of local prosperity. […]
August 31, 2018

River State Labour Market Assessment Report 2017

The Nigeria Stability and Reconciliation Programme (NSRP) aim is to reduce violent conflict in Nigeria. The programme which is funded by the UK Department for International […]
August 31, 2018

Strategic Implementation Work Plan (SIWP) for Development in the Niger Delta (2017 – 2019)

Amidst mounting tensions in the Niger Delta region, the Pan Niger Delta Elder’s Forum (PANDEF) assembled to act as a mediating body between citizens and government. […]
August 31, 2018

The U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals? There’s an App for That.

Entrepreneurs are leveraging technology, including smartphone apps, to accomplish what bureaucracies are incapable of achieving alone. The U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals, a set of 17 objectives […]
August 31, 2018

EFCC Seeks New Law To Prosecute Contractors Who Abandon Projects in the Niger Delta

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday sought a new legislation against corrupt behaviour by political office holders. The acting chairman of the commission, Ibrahim […]
August 31, 2018

Penspen, Crestech win big Niger Delta gas projects

Penspen, a leading global provider of engineering and project management services to the energy industry, and Nigerian engineering firm Crestech, have jointly won a major contract […]
August 31, 2018

World Employment Social Outlook: Trends 2018

  The World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends 2018 was prepared by the Labour Market Trends and Policy Evaluation Unit of the ILO Research Department. According […]
August 31, 2018

FG to train 2500 amnesty beneficiaries in fishing

  No fewer than 2500 beneficiaries of the Presidential Amnesty Programme are to be trained in the fishing sector in line with the federal government’s Economic […]
August 31, 2018

Doing Business in Nigeria – 2018

  This is a World Bank Group flagship report on the economy profile of Doing Business in Nigeria – 2018. The Doing Business project provides objective measures […]
August 30, 2018

NNPC to establish 200,000 bpd condensate refineries

  The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is to establish two condensate refineries with 200,000 barrels per day (bpd) refining capacity at Western Forcados Area and […]
August 28, 2018

Abuja, Lagos, Abia contribute 99% to Nigeria’s $5.5b capital importation in Q2

  Last week, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) revealed in a report that the total value of capital importation into Nigeria stood at $5.5 billion […]