Linking Partners for Niger Delta Development

June 20, 2016

PIND policy brief on the Niger Delta Avengers

In February 2016, a new militant group, the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) was launched with the self-stated agenda of crippling the country’s crude production. The group carried out its first attack on a gas line on February 10th, 2016. This was followed by other coordinated attacks on oil and gas installations that has reduced the country’s oil and gas production, with a devastating effect on the country’s economy.
April 29, 2016

BoI, UNDP unveil solar micro-grid for 200 homes in Edo

No fewer than 200 off-grid houses in Obayantor 1 community, Edo State, have been provided with access to clean and affordable power supply courtesy of the Bank of Industry (BoI) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) 24KW solar micro-grid scheme.
April 16, 2016

March 2016 Conflict Tracker

This monthly tracker is designed to update Peace Agents on patterns and trends in conflict risk and violence, as identified by the Integrated Peace and Development Unit (IPDU) early warning […]
March 22, 2016

NERC issues licence to Ondo IPP to generate 550MW

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has issued a generation licence to Ondo state government and its partners, Kingline Development Company, a South Korean firm, to generate 550 megawatts (MW) of electricity in the state’s Independent Power Project (IPP) plant
March 16, 2016

Calling all Google Women Techmakers

Women Techmakers Port Harcourt presents an awesome event for ladies and all interested in technology. This is part of the Women Techmakers Global Event Series Celebrating International Women’s Day 2016. The event will feature a hackathon, panel discussion, keynote. etc. Everyone is invited. Come with at least two ladies.