The Buhari administration’s Niger Delta New Vision is designed to “develop a new and prosperous Niger Delta through the Federal Government’s forthright partnerships with State Governments, the Private Sector and Local Communities.” Ongoing projects under the Niger Delta New Vision include: Take-off of Maritime University in Delta State Commencement of Ogoni Clean-up Approval for […]
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As part of the Niger Delta New Vision of President Muhammadu Buhari administration, two modular refineries in Niger Delta region are expected to be inaugurated by the end of this year. OPAC Refinery, Umuseti, Delta State Two modular refinery projects have commenced construction out of the 10 licensed projects identified for possible groundbreaking. They are the: […]
The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has presented award letters to 200 graduates from the Niger Delta region for its 2018 Post-Graduate Foreign Scholarship Programme. According to a statement by the NDDC, during a pre-departure briefing and orientation at the Hotel Presidential in Port Harcourt, the NDDC Managing Director, Mr Nsima Ekere, charged the scholars […]
Towards the implementation of the UNEP Report on the provision of emergency measures (water supply and health study), the Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP) has commenced the survey and sampling of drinking water sources in the impacted communities of Ogoniland. The exercise, which started in November and lasted for 10 days, was carried out from […]
The academic partnership between Caribbean Maritime University (CMU) in Jamaica, and two Nigerian universities – University of Lagos and the Nigerian Maritime University, Okerenkoko, in Delta State – would be mutually beneficial to each country’s human capital development, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. Prof. Osinbajo stated this during a meeting on Wednesday at […]
The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has inaugurated the 5.15-kilometre Oku Iboku Internal Road Project in Itu Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State. It also inspected the road and erosion control project which it is executing at the University of Uyo. Speaking at the commissioning of the Oku Ibokun roads and drainage, the NDDC […]
The United States Consulate in Nigeria says it continues to discuss and work with the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, to strengthen collaboration on strategies to improve peace and security to facilitate the sustainable development of the Niger Delta region. Speaking during a courtesy visit to the NDDC management at the Commission’s headquarters in Port […]
*Lauds appointment of Dokubo A group, the Forum for the Advancement and Upliftment of the Niger Delta (FAUND), has lauded the Presidential Amnesty Programme, which it said is fulfilling its key mandate of catering to the needs and aspirations of ex-agitators in the Niger Delta. In a statement signed by FAUND President, Nimitein Oyibo, the […]
The Nigerian Navy Ship, DELTA, on Wednesday said it had destroyed over 1,000 illegal refineries with swamp buggies in the Delta creeks. Speaking with newsmen in Warri, the Commander, NNS DELTA, Commodore Ibrahim Dewu, said the illegal refineries were destroyed in the last 29 days in its ongoing raids. He said the illegal refineries and […]
By Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu *Puts in focus a “blueprint for Niger Delta’s development that can be sustained for posterity” Let me welcome you to an 8 parts serial podcast that will look critically at the 7 big wins that were instruments of our intervention in the oil industry when we came in and see […]
The Niger Delta New Vision brings together a robust set of initiatives, projects and solutions aimed at ensuring sustainable development in the Niger Delta. Vice President Osinbajo is leading the #NDNewVision engagement, on behalf of President Muhammadu Buhari and the Federal Government.
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RT @HYPREPNigeria HYPREP today had a kickoff meeting with batch 1 contractors for the clean-up where contract deliverables, HSSE issues etc were discussed @iujibril @lemdek @FMEnvng @OgoniCleanup @OgoniDream @ndnewvision @rukaino @channelstv @daily_trust pic.twitter.com/AXlY…
“The SIWP is crucial part of the Niger Delta New Vision to develop the region which we all are stakeholders. So, PANDEF’s claim that VP @ProfOsinbajo had abandoned the SIWP for Niger Delta New Vision clearly misses the point" #NDNewVision @vanguardngrnews vanguardngr.com/2018…
RT @toluogunlesi Recall Q1 2017 when the then Acting President @ProfOsinbajo on behalf of PMB extensively toured the Niger Delta, meeting Governors and community/traditional/religious/youth leaders and groups? The outcome was the New Vision for the Niger Delta @ndnewvision.
TV feature on the Niger Delta New Vision Workshop, which held in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on November 15, 2018 #ModularRefineries #NDNewVision #NDNewVision #Progress #NextLevel #Nigeria pic.twitter.com/yB7e…
Pictures from the Niger Delta New Vision workshop for media, CSOs & stakeholders, in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on Thursday, Nov 15, 2018. Theme: Partnership for regional development & nation-building #NDNewVision pic.twitter.com/kV7U…