Niger Delta

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 – […]
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 16, 2021

A Day in the Life of a Niger Deltan – Uduak, the Woodworker

  Uduak Etuk is a professional Woodworker based in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State where she was born and bred. According to her, she did not have […]
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 […]
April 19, 2021

A Story of 4,355 Vulnerable Niger Delta Youth Equipped with Market Relevant Skills

  On Wednesday 14 April 2020, The Foundation for Partnership Initiative in the Niger Delta (PIND Foundation) facilitated a close-out workshop for the Niger Delta Youth […]
February 10, 2021

Niger Delta Annual Conflict Report: January – December 2020

  The Niger Delta peace and security landscape underwent significant changes in 2020. Diverse conflict risk factors contributed to the changing conflict and security dynamics during […]
February 1, 2021

Civil Society Coalition on Civic Spaces and Human Rights (CSCCSHR) pays visit to NSCDC Commandant

  The Civil Society Coalition on Civic Spaces and Human Rights, supported by Stakeholder Democracy Network (SDN), paid an advocacy visit to the Rivers State Commandant […]
January 27, 2021

Petroleum Industry Bill, 2020

  Nigeria’s oil and gas sector, the mainstay of Nigeria’s economy, is still largely governed by the Petroleum Act and the Petroleum Profit Tax (PPT) Act, […]
January 12, 2021

Niger Delta Community waits for Seven-Months to Resume Remediation Activities: Assessing the Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on the Bodo Cleanup Project

  By: Bariton Lezabbey   It’s no more a piece of breaking news how the pandemic has disrupted the world’s economy, by increasing the rate of […]
October 30, 2020

Demonstrations in the Niger Delta – October 25-31, 2020

  This special edition of the weekly update spotlights the violent demonstrations in the Niger Delta in the aftermath of the ‘EndSARS’ protests in Nigeria. The […]
September 30, 2020

Akpabio: NDDC needs new roadmap

  The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio says that the ministry is committed to harmonizing the Niger Delta Regional Development Master Plan (NDRDMP) […]