Niger Delta

February 6, 2023

Niger Delta Weekly Conflict Update for January 29 – February 04, 2023

  Summary: This weekly update highlights the potential for increased political violence in Rivers State in the lead up to the 2023 general elections. Historically, elections […]
February 1, 2023

2023 Election: Five Gubernatorial Candidates Sign Peace Pact in Akwa Ibom

  Five gubernatorial candidates in Akwa Ibom State have signed the 2023 Akwa Ibom State Governorship Election Peace Pact. The pact which was signed under the […]
January 27, 2023

Request for Application – Grant Award to Conduct Technical Vocational and Soft Skills Training under the PIND’s Youth Employment Program in Abia, Akwa Ibom, Rivers & Delta States

  PIND is seeking to engage institutions/organizations who are competent with requisite training facilities in any of the four (4) States stated above to provide technical vocational training and soft skills training under the Youth […]
January 14, 2023

Niger Delta Weekly Update for January 08-14, 2023

  This weekly update spotlights organized criminality in the Niger Delta with a focus on mass kidnapping for ransom in Edo State. According to data (see […]
December 2, 2022

Preventing Niger Delta Disaster in Kolmani

The government of Nigeria recently commenced the first crude oil drilling project in the Kolmani field, which is lapping on the border of Bauchi and Gombe […]
November 25, 2022

Niger Delta Weekly Update for November 20-26, 2022

  This weekly update highlights violent criminality in the Niger Delta with a focus on kidnapping for ransom in Cross River State. According to data (see […]
November 24, 2022

Niger Delta Quarterly Conflict Tracker: 2022 Q3

  The Niger Delta peace and conflict landscape was relatively stable in the third quarter of 2022. There was a decrease in lethal violence during the […]
November 22, 2022

Shell begins distribution of $1m relief materials to support flood victims in Niger Delta

  Leading energy company and key stakeholder in the Niger Delta, Shell, has called on other players in the region to join in the efforts to provide […]
November 16, 2022

PIND Motivates Journalists To Report Niger Delta Development, Sponsors Media Awards

  The Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) has motivated Nigerian journalists to give more attention to the development in the Niger Delta […]
November 11, 2022

Niger Delta Weekly Update for November 06-12, 2022b

  This weekly update highlights gang violence in the Niger Delta with a focus on cult and gang related killings in Rivers State. According to data […]
November 11, 2022

Niger Delta Weekly Update for November 06-12, 2022a

  This weekly update spotlights human rights violations in the Niger Delta with a focus on human rights violations and extra-judicial killings by public security forces […]
November 9, 2022

Flood: Respite as NDDC commences repairs on East-West Road

  PORT HARCOURT – NIGER Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has commenced repairs to restore vehicular movement on sections cut off by the flood on the stretch […]