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) (TBDGroup.org) 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 […]
November 7, 2018

Why IOCs will relocate to Akwa Ibom

  Akwa Ibom state government has explained that the decision to embark on a 21-story tower building project was to ensure that multinational and International Oil […]
November 6, 2018

The 2019 Elections and Your Business

  In this report by Doyin Salami of Lagos Business School, get answers to these questions; Where is the Nigerian economy is now? What will be […]
November 2, 2018

PIND Has Affected over 50,000 Farmers in Niger Delta – Tunji Idowu

The Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta is a Non-Governmental Organisation focused in addressing socio-economic problems in the region. In this interview, the Deputy […]
November 2, 2018

FG, others move to re-integrate 30,000 Niger Delta ex-agitators

  Amnesty programme plans entrepreneurial revolution The presidency has commenced the third and final phase of United Nations-supervised Disarmament, Demobilisation and Reintegration (DDR) of 30,000 Niger […]
November 1, 2018

CODE hosts key stakeholders in Nigeria’s oil and gas sector

  Connected Development on Wednesday, October 31, played host key stakeholders in the oil and gas sector. The event was a national policy colloquium on business […]
November 1, 2018

Rivers trains 25,000 job seekers to tackle unemployment

  The Rivers State Government has begun the training of 25,000 job seekers on skills improvement to prepare them for employment opportunities, and link them up […]
November 1, 2018

Nigeria at 146 in ease of doing business ranking

  With low scores and minor improvements in some key indices, the World Bank has ranked Nigeria 146th, down by a spot, as one of the […]