Conflict Trends

July 23, 2021

Niger Delta Weekly Conflict Update: July 18-24, 2021

  This edition of the weekly update spotlights armed robbery in the Niger Delta with a focus on bank robbery in Ondo State. Armed robbery – […]
June 25, 2021

Criminal Violence in Ondo State – June 20-26, 2021

  This edition of the weekly update spotlights insecurity in the Niger Delta with a focus on criminal violence in Ondo State. According to data (see […]
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 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 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 […]
April 30, 2021

Growing Anti-Police Insurgency in the Niger Delta – April 25 – May 1, 2021

  This edition of the weekly update spotlights growing anti-police insurgency in the Niger Delta. Current data shows a rise in targeted attacks on security personnel […]
April 22, 2021

Developing a Holistic Framework for Sustainable Peace and Security in the Niger Delta

  Policy brief submitted by PIND Foundation   Preamble The Niger Delta region of Nigeria is highly diverse with over 40 ethnic groups who speak more […]
March 26, 2021

Land and Boundary disputes in Akwa Ibom State – March 21-27, 2021

  This edition of the weekly update spotlights communal conflict in the Niger Delta with a focus on clashes over land and boundary disputes in Akwa […]
March 19, 2021

Robbery and Kidnapping in Bayelsa State – March 14-20, 2021

  This edition of the weekly update spotlights violent criminality in the Niger Delta with a focus on sea robbery and kidnapping for ransom in Bayelsa […]
February 26, 2021

Herder-Farmer Conflict in the Niger Delta – February 21 – 27, 2021

  This edition of the weekly update spotlights emerging trends in the herder-farmer conflict in the Niger Delta with a focus on the criminal aspect of […]
February 19, 2021

Targeted Killings of Security Operatives by Criminals in the Niger Delta – February 14-20, 2021

  This edition of the weekly update spotlights targeted killings of security operatives by criminals in the Niger Delta. According to data, targeted violence against security […]