agriculture

May 3, 2019

FG endorses AfDB’s Agro-industrial Zones

  Senior Nigerian government officials and key investors have endorsed the African Development Bank’s (AfDB) Special Agro-Industrial Processing Zones (SAPZs) initiative. They described it as a […]
April 2, 2019

Itsekiri RDC inaugurates Agric Farm, 52 housing projects

The Itsekiri Regional Development Committee (IRDC), a major community-driven development council, under the NNPC/Chevron Joint Venture, has inaugurated an integrated Agriculture farm at Tisun community, Town […]
March 28, 2019

FG partners India to boost power, agriculture, others in Niger Delta

Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Pastor Usani Uguru Usani has said the federal government was ready to collaborate with the government of India on training, youth […]
February 26, 2019

Request for Proposals for Cassava Intervention in the Niger Delta Region

MADE is pleased to announce a Request for Proposals (RFP) for its Cassava Intervention in the Niger Delta Region. MADE request proposals from interested organizations or […]
February 14, 2019

Press Release: UK aid helps to improve inclusive access to market for smallholder farmers in Edo State

The Market Development in the Niger Delta (MADE II) programme funded by UK aid has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Okomu Oil Palm Company Plc.  […]
November 23, 2018

USAID Announces Winners of the Feed the Future Fall Armyworm Tech Prize

The U.S. Agency for International Development, Land O’Lakes International Development and the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research announced the six winners of the Feed the Future […]
November 2, 2018

PIND Has Affected over 50,000 Farmers in Niger Delta – Tunji Idowu

The Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta is a Non-Governmental Organisation focused in addressing socio-economic problems in the region. In this interview, the Deputy […]
October 23, 2018

US invests $24m to boost local enterprises, farming in Nigeria

By Chris Ochayi ABUJA – The United States African Development Foundation, USADF, has invested a total of $24 million in grants to various cooperative societies to […]
October 23, 2018

FG Commits $30m to Cassava Ethanol Project In Ondo

  The federal government has dedicated $30 million for the Cassava Ethanol Project at Okeluse in Ose Local Government area of Ondo State. The project, which […]
September 12, 2018

2018 Global Report on Food Crises

The 2018 Global Report on Food Crises provides the latest estimates of severe hunger in the world. An estimated 124 million people in 51 countries are […]
July 11, 2018

USAID, PIND advocate for Gender-friendly Agric Policies

  The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) have identified-gender friendly agric policy as a catalyst […]
May 21, 2018

PIND tasks FG, others on Cocoa value chain

  Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) has urged government at all levels and other development partners to utilise the economic potentials available […]