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To reduce the growing burden of water-borne diseases, infant deaths among other socio-economic crisis, especially in the Niger Delta region, experts are ...

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) says it will work with the National Social Investment Programme (NSIP) to eradicate ...
No part of our country is more lush fully green than the Niger Delta with its all-year round rainfall. Even in times of tragic oil pollution, some ...
The four had been providing "free medical care and religious activities" in the Burutu area of Delta State, said Chief Theo Fakama, from the ...
"This administration is fully committed to supporting the Niger Delta in its endeavours to achieve socio-economic development," he said on ...

A group of militants in the Niger Delta has threatened to attack oil pipelines in the region, following comments by the World Bank president that ...
VICE President Yemi Osinbajo assured that Niger Delta people will benefit maximally from the wealth and natural resources of their land.
Abuja--SECUTITY experts have warned that the territorial integrity of the country might be at risk if the Federal government did not come up ...
... in a London court against Shell Nigeria Exploration & Production Company, SNEPCO, over a 2011 oil spill in Nigeria's Niger Delta region.
A delegation from the United States Consulate in Nigeria Tuesday night met with the leadership of the Chief Edwin Clark-led Pan Niger Delta ...
Abuja--As part of the entrepreneurial drive geared toward creating an enabling environment for the development of the 30,000 ex-agitators' ...
"It will be recalled that last year, between November and December 2016, Exercise CROCODILE smile I was conducted within the Niger Delta ...
Bayelsa, a state in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria, will search for non-oil natural resources to diversify away from its main commodity--oil.
The Bayelsa State government said Monday that it had begun the search for other mineral resources to compete or complement the ...
The umbrella body of Ijaw youths, the Ijaw Youth Council Worldwide, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to prevail on the ...
The Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Emmanuel Udom has said governors from the South-East and the South-South are troubled by the level of ...

THE Niger Delta Indigenous Movement for Radical Change (NDIMRC), has warned against frustrating the Minister of State for petroleum, Dr.
Nigerian army on Saturday announced the deployment of troops for the commencement of Operation Crocodile smile II in the six Niger Delta ...
"But at the same time, the Federal government has remained mute about the development of the Niger Delta where the oil companies get the ...
The Nigerian army says it has deployed troops for the commencement of "Operation Crocodile smile" in the six Niger Delta states. Enobong ...
YENAGOA Ijaw youths from the Niger Delta region have kicked against the decision of the Nigerian military to commence the second phase of ...
I recently had the pleasure of sitting down and chatting to Chinyere Nnadi, a Nigerian American impact entrepreneur.
... covers the core Niger Delta States of Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa, Delta and Rivers States will participate in the exercise from 7 - 28 October 2017.
... has said that it will flag off another military operation with the code name, "Exercise Crocodile smile II" on Friday in the Niger Delta region.
A military exercise in Nigeria's restive southern Niger Delta oil production hub is unnecessary and government should focus on economic ...
The governor also noted that current governors in the Niger Delta have given the Federal government the highest level of support ever.
A former governor of Akwa Ibom State and co-chairman of Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF), Obong Victor Attah, has warned that Nigeria would break up if ...
On Tuesday, March 22, 2017, the Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Nsima Ekere, met with representatives of former militant camps as well as youth groups from the nine oil producing states in the Niger Delta region led ...
Paul Boroh (rtd), the Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta and Coordinator of the programme in Abuja. He said that Nigeria was a country with great potentials, which needed a peaceful and secure environment for it to be realised.
Mr Laolu Akande who is the spokesperson to the vice president said the "initiative would have all illegal refiners and the local communities in the Niger Delta integrated in the proposed Modular refineries concept of the Federal government as they ...
The move by the Buhari administration to legalise the so-called "illegal" refineries in the Niger Delta into modular refineries is a positive step in the right direction.
All farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), Delta State Chapter has raised concern over alleged renewed hostilities in Niger Delta.
Comrade Sunny Ofehe is the Founder and Executive Director of the Netherlands based Hope for Niger Delta Campaign (HNDC), a Non governmental ...
The gulf of Guinea continues to be one of the most dangerous bodies of water in the world for merchant shipping. Armed and dangerous pirate gangs from the Niger Delta have been responsible for attacking commercial vessels throughout the wider region, ...
Just weeks after Vice President Yemi Osinbajo visited many states in the Niger Delta region as part of the federal government's plan to douse tension in the restive area, former militants are said to be brewing for a protest.
The Vice President's visit is in continuation of his trouble-shooting tour of the Niger Delta region. He was accompanied on the trip by the Minister of Trade and Investment, Okechukwu Enelamah, Minister of Niger Delta affairs, Usani Usani and the ...
Bayelsa State government has restated its preparedness to collaborate with the Council for legal education to ensure the sustenance of the accreditation of the ...
But last week special adviser on the Niger Delta, Brig. General Paul Boroh said the programme was facing a cash crunch. Authorities had originally cut the budget for cash payments to militants to end corruption.
''Overall, I can authoritatively tell you as an expert that many of the diagnosed kidney diseases occur in the Niger Delta region than any other regions in the country.'' Onyemekeiha identified the commonest causes of kidney failure as hypertension ...
Former United States of America (USA) Air Force veteran, Tanwa Ashiru yesterday said the country must address the burden and the plight of the Niger Delta people to effectively tackle the challenges of securing the oil and gas industry. He made the ...
Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Abba Kyari is currently meeting Niger Delta stakeholders at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
And the shortfall, according to the finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun was caused by the unrelenting sabotage of oil pipelines by Niger Delta militants and the fall in oil prices. Adeosun, told newsmen in Abuja that the N429.1 billion was distributed under ...
According to a statement by the navy, the refineries were located around Jones Creek of Warri South West LGA of Delta State. The items destroyed in the raid include 200 metal tanks, 35 dug pits loaded with about 3,000 metric tons (MT) of product ...
"The Federal government has issued a new set of directives in its bid to accelerate the implementation of the (President Muhammadu) Buhari administration's new vision for the development of the Niger Delta," it said in a statement, referring to the ...
The Ogoni clean-up project falls under the environmental remediation programme of the new Niger Delta Development vision proposed by the Buhari Presidency.
Paul Boroh (Rtd.), Coordinator, Presidential Amnesty programme, says the Federal government is partnering with states in the Niger Delta region to provide land for ex-agitators for agricultural purposes. Boroh, who is also the special adviser to the ...
Abuja - The Presidency has finally come out with a bumper package aimed at accelerating the return of peace to the troubled Niger Delta region and ensure steady production of oil, Nigeria's biggest foreign exchange earner, and gas, the badly-needed ...
He said that government at all levels must cash in on the prevailing political lull in the Niger Delta region to give commensurate level of attention to oil producing communities and remove the peace process from limbo, adding that it must not be taken ...
A kinsman of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Chief Richard Kpodoh, has declared that the people of the Niger Delta will massively vote for President Mu.


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