September 18, 2018

NDLink & the Niger Delta Development Map

NDLink & the Niger Delta Development Map NDLink is one of PIND Foundation’s several initiatives that aims to encourage multi-stakeholder partnerships in the Niger Delta. With […]
September 17, 2018

China proposes $2 billion textile industry for Abia, other states

President Muhammadu Buhari has secured a $2 billion loan to establish cotton plantation and textile factories in Abia, Kano and Lagos states. The presidency secured the […]
September 17, 2018

Driving commitment for nutrition within the UN Decade of Action on Nutrition: policy brief

DRIVING COMMITMENT FOR NUTRITION The United Nations Decade of Action on Nutrition 2016-2025 (the Nutrition Decade; http://www.un.org/nutrition) aims to trigger intensified action to end hunger and […]
September 14, 2018

Cross River plans to tell African story positively with Africanism at 2018 Carnival Calabar

The Cross River State Government says it will use the 2018 theme: Africanism to tell the African story in a positive way to Africans and the […]
September 12, 2018

2018 Global Report on Food Crises

The 2018 Global Report on Food Crises provides the latest estimates of severe hunger in the world. An estimated 124 million people in 51 countries are […]
September 11, 2018

NDDC selects 2,835 graduates for foreign scholarships

  The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has picked 2,835 candidates out of over 4,000 applicants, who applied for the commission’s foreign postgraduate scholarships this year. […]
September 10, 2018

FG secures N179.9bn loan from China for modular refineries

  The Federal Government has secured a $500 million (about N179.9 billion) facility from the Export Import Bank of China (CEXIM) through the Bank of Industry […]
September 10, 2018

Nigerian firm wins maiden Shell Global Innovation Outstanding Performance Prize

  A Nigerian plastic-recycling company has won the maiden Shell Outstanding Achievement Prize in the 2018 Shell LiveWIRE Top Ten Innovators Awards. Bayelsa State-based De-Rabacon Plastics […]
September 7, 2018

Digital Jobs for Youth: Young Women in the Digital Economy

  The Digital Jobs for Youth: Focus on Young Women in the Digital Economy flagship report is  primarily intended to provide operational recommendations for the design […]
September 7, 2018

Greek Investors To Construct Ship-Building Plant In Niger Delta

Mr Edobor Iyamu, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Niger Delta Affairs, says investors from Greece will set up a ship-building outfit in Nigeria, especially […]
September 7, 2018

Abia to support leather, garment clusters to boost economy

by GODFREY OFURUM Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has stated that the leather and garment sectors in Aba, the State’s commercial hub, are contributing immensely […]
September 7, 2018

FG, UNDP collaborate to mainstream SDGs in states, LGAs policies

The Office of the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Sustainable Development Goals (OSSAP-SDGs), says it is partnering with UNDP to mainstream SDGs in states […]