May 28, 2021

Targeted Attacks on Offices of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the Niger Delta

  This edition of the weekly update spotlights vandalism of government facilities in the South-East and South-South regions of Nigeria with a focus on targeted attacks […]
May 28, 2021

A Day in the Life of a Niger Deltan – Okechukwu, the Shoemaker

  Okechukwu Livingstone Ikefuama is based in the ever-busy commercial city of Aba in Abia State, Nigeria. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in History and Diplomatic […]
May 28, 2021

A Day in the Life of a Niger Deltan – Lateefa, the Peacebuilding Amazon

  For Lateefa Musah, a Peacebuilding Practitioner and founder of Alira Skincare based in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, the day often begins at about 6:00am with her morning prayer and a […]
May 27, 2021

Situating the Aba Business and Leadership Summit 2021 in the Abia State Long-Term Development Plan

  The Abia State Government, in conjunction with the Aba Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture, is hosting the Aba Business and Leadership Summit with […]
May 21, 2021

Mob Violence in Delta State – May 16-22, 2021

  This edition of the weekly update spotlights vigilantism and mob justice in the Niger Delta with a focus on mob violence in Delta State. According […]
May 19, 2021

Niger Delta Quarterly Conflict Tracker – Q1 2021

  There were significant changes in the trends and patterns of conflict risk and lethal violence in the Niger Delta during the first quarter of 2021. […]
May 19, 2021

Communique Issued at end of the High-level Roundtable on Addressing the Constraints of Inadequate Land for Agriculture

  INTRODUCTION The Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND Foundation) organized a Stakeholders’ Roundtable that brought key stakeholders in the Niger Delta and […]
May 17, 2021

THE DISABILITY RESEARCH PROJECT – Sub-Grant Call for Academics Working on Disability Research in Nigeria

  Africa Polling Institute is an independent, non-partisan opinion research think-tank which conducts opinion poll, surveys, social research and evaluation studies at the intersection of democracy, […]
May 16, 2021

A Day in the Life of a Niger Deltan – Uduak, the Woodworker

  Uduak Etuk is a professional Woodworker based in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State where she was born and bred. According to her, she did not have […]
May 16, 2021

A Day in the Life of a Niger Deltan – Buchi, the Budding Manufacturer

  James Onyebuchi Ibekason works in product design and development at Clintonel Innovation Center (CIC). He also works as Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Machinist and STEM program Manager. Based […]
May 7, 2021

Kidnapping for ransom in Edo State – May 02-08, 2021

  This edition of the weekly update highlights kidnapping in the Niger Delta with a focus on kidnapping for ransom in Edo State. According to data […]
May 5, 2021

BMI Measures Elevations to Track Variations in Mangrove Growth

  The Bodo Remediation Project has started the planting of mangrove seedlings.  In total, between 1.5 to 2 million seedlings are likely to be required to […]