rivers state

June 19, 2020

Piracy and Sea Robbery in Rivers State – June 14-20, 2020

  This weekly update spotlights piracy and maritime crime in the Niger Delta with a particular focus on sea robbery in Rivers State. Emerging trends indicate […]
April 30, 2020

Rivers State University to commence Online classes on May 4 | Niger Delta COVID-19 Update

  Following the lockdown occasioned by the spread of coronavirus, the Rivers State University, Port Harcourt, will on Monday, May 4, 2020, begin its online academic […]
October 2, 2019

PIND is Tackling Instability and Conflict Through Youth Employment Trainings

  To address the growing rate of youth unemployment and under-employment in the Niger Delta, the Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND), will […]
April 17, 2019

PIND Service Providers model features on 92.3 Nigeria Info FM, Port Harcourt

  On Wednesday, 17 April 2019, Nigeria Info FM aired a special report on how PIND’s Service Providers model under its Economic Development program is helping […]
February 8, 2019

PIND Trains 40 Service Providers to Boost Economic Opportunities for Farmers and SMEs in the Niger Delta

  Poor agricultural and business practices, as well as lack of access to new technologies for production and processing, are some of the leading factors that […]
January 15, 2019

Ogoniland cleanup opaque, not in agreement with UNEP recommendations, elders insist

  Ogoni Elders’ Forum, under the aegis of Gbo Kabaari Ogoni, has accused the Federal Government of being completely out of sync with the United Nations […]
December 17, 2018

USAID, others kick off campaign against electoral violence in Rivers

  The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), United Kingdom Agency for International Development (UKAID) and United States-based National Democratic Institute (NDI) have launched a […]
November 1, 2018

Rivers trains 25,000 job seekers to tackle unemployment

  The Rivers State Government has begun the training of 25,000 job seekers on skills improvement to prepare them for employment opportunities, and link them up […]
September 5, 2018

2019: Youth groups, women vow to defend votes in Rivers

  Market women, youth groups and commercial motor cyclists in Rivers State have declared that they are ready to defy any attempt by security agencies and […]