July 28, 2020

NACGOND condemns financial recklessness in the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC)

  The National Coalition on Gas Flaring and Oil Spills in the Niger Delta (NACGOND) is outraged over recent revelations of humongous financial recklessness in the […]
July 28, 2020

AATF pioneers electricity generation from Cassava waste

  Severe challenges associated with electricity generation in Sub- Sharan Africa (SSA) may soon be a thing of the past following the formation of a consortium […]
July 17, 2020

Official Launch of the African Developers Call Series

  Over the years, the African tech space has been riddled with a disturbing shortage of African developers. More often than not, tech-related jobs have to […]
July 17, 2020

Kidnapping for ransom in Edo State – July 12-18, 2020

  This weekly update highlights kidnapping in the Niger Delta with a focus on the evolving threat of kidnapping for ransom in Edo State. According to […]
July 16, 2020

TOR for Consultant to conduct Assessment on Access to Arable Land in Delta, Edo and Ondo States

  PIND is a Nigerian non-profit Foundation established in 2010 with initial funding by Chevron Corporation to support a portfolio of socio-economic development programs for Nigeria’s […]
July 14, 2020

Nkasi Wodu: The Problem with African Peace Agreements

  The conflict between State and Non-State actors is an age-old activity on the African continent. According to a 2018 policy brief by the Nordic African […]
July 9, 2020

Paradigm Initiative Releases Digital Rights in Africa Report 2019

  Paradigm Initiative, a pan-African social enterprise working to advance digital rights and inclusion in Africa, has released the 2019 Digital Rights in Africa Report. Building […]
July 8, 2020

Request for Statement of Interest for South-South Program | Deadline: June 30

  The U.S. Consulate General Lagos, Public Affairs Section (PAS) announces a Request for Statements of Interest (RSOI) from organizations interested in applying for funding to […]
July 3, 2020

Spotlighting Sexual Violence in Akwa Ibom State – June 28 – July 4, 2020

  This weekly update spotlights rising cases of sexual violence in the Niger Delta with a particular focus on rape and female child molestation in Akwa […]
July 1, 2020

Ibifuro Asawo: The Cost of Re-Opening our Schools in the Pandemic (Part 1)

  The outbreak of the COVID-19 Pandemic which led to lockdowns, emergency health and food crisis, loss of lives amongst other things has crippled economies across […]
July 1, 2020

Sustainable Development Report 2020: how to use the SDGs to build back better after COVID-19

  Today, the Sustainable Development Report (SDR) 2020, including the SDG Index and Dashboards, was released. It was written by lead author Jeffrey Sachs and a […]
July 1, 2020

Survey on Business Interruptions during a Pandemic

  Rhizome Consulting is pleased to provide feedback on the results from its survey on Business Interruptions during the Pandemic. Overall, feedback was received from 243 […]