Abia State

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 […]
April 13, 2021

Launching a 30-Year Growth and Development Plan: The Abia State 30-Year Long Term Plan (2020-2050)

  On 7 April 2021, the Abia State 30-Year Long Term Development Plan (2020-2050) developed by PIND Foundation with support from the Abia State Government was […]
November 5, 2020

[Policy Brief] Adopting a Demand-Led Approach to tackling Unemployment in Abia State

  By Ebenezar Wikina   Preamble Abia State currently has the 4th highest unemployment rate (31.6%) in Nigeria (NBS, 2018) with the youth unemployment rate almost […]
November 5, 2020

[Policy Brief] Access to Agricultural Land in Abia State

  By Oteheri Akinruntan   Background Land, which is central to the economy, social and political spheres of community, society, and the nation at large is […]
November 4, 2020

[Policy Brief] Developing a Peace and Security Infrastructure in Abia State

  By Nkasi Wodu   Background Abia State was created out of the old Imo State in 1991 under the then military administration. The State is […]
November 3, 2020

[Policy Brief] Addressing Multiple Taxation and Illegal Levies on Businesses in Abia State

  By Chuks Ofulue   Policy Background The Abia States economy is currently at a cross-road and has been for the past decades. The State has […]
October 8, 2020

PIND Foundation pay Courtesy Visit to Abia State Governor, discuss Implementation of 30-Year Plan

  The Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) led by Executive Director, Dr. Dara Akala met  with the Executive Governor of Abia State, […]
September 25, 2019

Abia State NGO Committed to Improving Hygiene

  A non-governmental organization, called ‘Each One Aid One Foundation’, says it is committed to the advocacy for best hygiene practices to improve the quality of […]
July 17, 2019

Imo and Abia State Govts to partner on Agric project

  Imo State Government says it will partner with its Abia State counterpart in the development of agriculture in the South-Eastern part of Nigeria. Governor of […]
June 28, 2019

TOR for Consultant to create Abia State’s Long-Term Development Plan

  Abia State, the project sponsor, is working in collaboration with the Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) for engagement of this Project […]
April 24, 2019

Federal Poly Aba bill passes second reading

  A bill for an Act to Provide for Establishment of a Federal Polytechnic, Aba, Abia State, on Tuesday passed second reading at the House of […]
April 17, 2019

Abia State Govt inaugurates Project Evaluation Committee

  The Abia State government has inaugurated a committee to monitor and evaluate ongoing projects embarked upon the administration of Governor Okezie Ikpeazu from 29th May […]