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4 days ago
The Partnership for Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND), a non-governmental organisation committed to peace-building and capacity development in Nigeria’s Niger Delta region, is set to mark its 10th year of operation in the region. Since its establishment in 2010 with initial funding from Chevron Corporation, PIND has been promoting peace and equitable economic growth…
23 Apr
At least 4,355 Niger Delta youths have been trained and equipped with market-relevant skills.
11 Oct 2020
Executive Director, Partnership Initiative In The Niger Delta (PIND), Dr. Dara Akala, has urged Abia State government to address the issues of multiple taxation, insecurity and difficulty..
23 Mar 2020
The Foundation for Partnership Initiative in the Niger Delta (PIND) has canvassed a collaborative development of ideas, solutions and responsibilities by stakeholders to deepen gender equality in the region. Its Deputy Executive Director, Tunji Idowu, represented by James Elekwachi, Economic Development Manager, while speaking at the weekend during a gender equality advocacy roundtable in Warri,…
5 Feb 2020
According to recent estimates by the United Nations, Nigeria’s population currently stands at about 203 million. This massive population, coupled with the ongoing closure of the country’s land borders...
22 Nov 2019
The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) Foundation signed with Abia State government will assist the state to develop a long-term strategic vision to deliver inclusive governance and sustainability to Abians.
3 Jun 2019
Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) has fashioned a five-year plan to revitalise cocoa productivity by rejuvenating existing plantations in the country so as to increase foreign exchange earnings. 
31 Mar 2019
Foundation for Partnership in the Niger Delta (PIND) has changed the narrative of fish business in the Niger Delta with the introduction of Chorkor oven...
23 Mar 2019
Foundation for Partnership in the Niger Delta (PIND) has tasked women to build robust partnership for innovative ideas so as to increase efficiency and productivity in their various business enterprises.
5 Dec 2018
The 2018 edition of the Niger Delta Development Forum (NDDF) came to an end last week, with a charge to states in the region to maximize their internal revenue potentials to avoid overdependence on oil income. The charge was part of the communiqué issued at the end of the seventh NDDF, organised by the Foundation…
29 Nov 2018
Foundation for Partnerships in the Niger Delta (PIND) and Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State have identified planning and implementation of development frameworks as crucial for sustainable development. Executive director of PIND, Dara Akala, and the governor made the assertion at the opening of this year’s edition of Niger Delta Development Forum (NDDF 2018) in…
26 Nov 2018
Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) and other development partners, have disclosed plans for the seventh Niger Delta Development Forum (NDDF) 2018. PIND Knowledge and Communications Manager, Chichi Nnoham-Onyejekwe disclosed this in a statement. According to the body, the 2018 NDDF will convene two roundtables in Benin City, Edo State, and Port…


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Besides authorities’ resistance to activities commemorating one year anniversary of #EndSARS protests this week, the Federal Government appears to be haunted by worries of social resistance in implementing certain policies...
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The Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion, has commended Southern governors for enacting a law against open grazing, while it accused the Federal Government of not being sincere in tackling insecurity.
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In 1981, one could get less than N6.1 million in exchange for $10 million. Then, a dollar was equivalent to 61 kobo. But four decades later, the naira has lost 99.8 per cent of its value against the greenback...
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Napoli returned to the top of Serie A on Sunday after Nigerian international Victor Osimhen scored the only goal in a hard-fought 1-0 win against Torino.
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Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Usman Baba, has ordered the Commissioner of Police in Kogi State to immediately carry out discreet investigation into an incident depicted in a trending video from a location believed to be in Kogi.