November 27, 2018

States to compete for support at Niger Delta Development Forum (NDDF) 2018

Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) and other development partners, have disclosed plans for the seventh Niger Delta Development Forum (NDDF) 2018.PIND Knowledge […]
November 23, 2018

Abia partners USAID on health delivery

Abia State has joined the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and Health Policy Plus (HP+) with the aim of making the state’s health care sector […]
November 23, 2018

Mobile phone spread: 93% of global population covered

By Emmanuel Elebeke The umbrella body of global mobile operators, GSMA says 93 percent of the global population now have access to mobile phones. It said […]
November 23, 2018

Study shows biojet fuels’ impact on UN’s sustainable goals

According to a study published on, two researchers from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology’s (NTNU) Industrial Ecology Programme have found that producing biojet fuels […]
November 23, 2018

USAID Announces Winners of the Feed the Future Fall Armyworm Tech Prize

The U.S. Agency for International Development, Land O’Lakes International Development and the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research announced the six winners of the Feed the Future […]
November 21, 2018

How SACE has transformed Nigeria’s civil society space

  The Strengthening Advocacy and Civic Engagement (SACE) project commenced in January 2014 and, ever since, it has been a progression from achieving results to recording […]
November 21, 2018

PIND Foundation holds workshop on oil palm seeds linkage

  The Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) and the Market Development Project in the Niger Delta (MADE) yesterday held a workshop aimed […]
November 14, 2018

The Trade and Development Bank and USAID Sign Memorandum of Understanding to Power Africa

The memorandum was signed at African Development Bank’s inaugural Africa Investment Forum The Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank (TDB) ( and USAID’s Power […]
November 14, 2018

Niger Delta Quarterly Conflict Tracker: July – September 2018

The conflict tracker looks at the trends and patterns of conflict risk factors and incidents of violence, and the related pressure on peace and stability in the Niger Delta from July to September 2018. This report is brought t0 you quarterly by […]
November 9, 2018

USAID transmission roadmap guides electricity development in Africa

A roadmap to unlock electricity trade, published by US Agency for International Development (USAID), could guide leaders in identifying and focusing on specific projects that will […]
November 9, 2018

PIND pushes for good governance as SACE clocks five

Executive director of Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND), Dr. Dara Akala, has urged all stakeholders to continue using their resources to push for responsive […]
November 7, 2018

USAID distributes 3.3 million insecticide-treated bed nets in Akwa Ibom

  The U.S. government, through the President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI), has donated 3.3 million bed nets for distribution in Akwa Ibom. The U.S Embassy said this […]