June 3, 2018

Petroleum Host and Impacted Communities Bill

  The Petroleum Host and Impacted Communities Development Bill 2018 presents an important opportunity to help the most affected communities in the Niger Delta experience much […]
May 8, 2018

Social Media & Conflict in Nigeria: a lexicon of hate speech terms

  In 2017, PeaceTech Lab expanded its role in combating online hate speech to Nigeria where the country’s varied conflict scenarios and growing tech use create […]
May 2, 2018

World Bank Nigeria Bi-annual Economic Update (April 2018)

  This economic update provides an overview of recent developments in the Nigerian economy. Low oil revenues and the lack of major tax policy reforms to […]
April 20, 2018

The Future is decentralized: blockchain and the future of sustainable development

  A publication by the Blockchain Commission for Sustainable Development and the UN Development Programme (UNDP) looks at the potential of blockchain technology to accelerate progress […]
March 20, 2018

Nigeria ranks 91/156 on 2018 World Happiness Index

  Nigeria ranked 91, Ghana ranked 108, Burundi ranked 156 while Finland ranked 1 out of 156 countries surveyed for the 2018 World Happiness Report. The […]
March 14, 2018

Fish Feed Value Chain Analysis in the Niger Delta

  This study examines the current structure of the fish feed sector, with a view to updating market players on how the sector works and what […]
January 29, 2018

Oxfam Report: an economy for the 99%

According to Oxfam, new estimates show that just eight men own the same wealth as the poorest half of the world. As growth benefits the richest, […]
January 9, 2018

Concept Note: Ibom Deep Sea port and Industrial City project

  The objectives of Ibom Industrial City include the development of a smart, modern and attractive, safe and secure place to do business and live in. […]
December 11, 2017

[Amnesty International Report] “Welcome to Hell Fire”: torture and other ill-treatment in Nigeria

Torture and other ill-treatment are absolutely prohibited, at all times, by international human rights law, including the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) and […]
October 30, 2017

World Development Report 2018

Millions of young students in low and middle-income countries face the prospect of lost opportunity and lower wages in later life because their primary and secondary […]
October 30, 2017

State of States Report 2017

Many state governments are confronted by rapidly rising budget deficits as they struggle to pay salaries and meet contractual obligations and overheads due to a dip […]
October 9, 2017

State of Internet Freedom in Africa

For many African countries, Internet shutdowns are becoming the most preferred control mechanisms governments are using to curtail the right to freedom of expression and access […]