Middle Belt Forum considers security outfit for region
The Middle Belt Forum (MBF) has weighed the formation of its own outfit to address insecurity in the region. The development came on the heels of the face-off between the Federal Government and Southwest...
Changing Niger Delta narrative through arts
For Wilfred Ukpong, a French-Nigerian interdisciplinary artist and practice-led researcher based in Oxford, UK, using arts to address socio-cultural and environmental issues is not just a passion....
Niger Delta Ministry pledges to resume work on pending projects in Imo
The Federal Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs has promised to resume work on pending projects in Imo as the ministry has already started working out modalities for their completion.
Stakeholders laud Dokubo for steps to develop Niger Delta
Stakeholders in the Niger Delta have lamented that successive coordinators of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) neglected the development of the region...
Tension brews over killing of naval ratings expatriates’ abduction in Niger Delta
Tension now pervades the waterways of Delta and Bayelsa State in the Niger Delta region over the killing of four Naval ratings, who were part of a six-man Naval
Environmentalists urge definite approach in Ogoni land clean-up
• Seek comprehensive audit of infrastructure Four years into the Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP), initiated by the Federal Government to clean up contaminated Ogoni land in Rivers State, the exercise is dogged in transparency issues. The Federal Government flagged off the remediation of contaminated sites in Ogoni Land in 2016. The government had through…
We need restructuring, not South South presidency in 2023, Niger Delta group insists
The Niger Delta Self Determination Movement (NDSDM) has said the South-South zone should insist on restructuring of Nigeria as against agitating to produce the nation’s president in 2023.
Adopt stakeholders capitalism for the Niger Delta
One is deeply appalled that none of Nigeria’s numerous trendy Business Schools, inclusive of the so-called prestigious Lagos Business School...