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FG empowers Niger Delta youths, women in agriculture

The Federal Government has empowered  40 Physically Challenged Persons, 188 youths and women from the Niger Delta region with N300,000 at the graduation Ceremonies organised by the Ministry Of Niger Delta Affairs for trainees in Edo, Delta and Akwa Ibom States recently. One hundred and four youths and women trained on fishery and poultry farming […]

NDDC backs campaign against drug abuse, illicit trafficking

The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has assured that it will continue to support efforts to curb drug abuse in the Niger Delta region. The NDDC Acting Managing Director, Prof. Nelson Brambaifa, stated this while addressing participants in the Miss Niger Delta Beauty Queens Unity Walk Campaign Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking at the […]

“Our Govt remains focused on economic growth, development of Niger Delta”

*As FG, partners launch initiative to train 2,500 beneficiaries of Amnesty Programme   The Federal Government under the Buhari administration will continue to support initiatives aimed at improving the lives and well-being of Nigerians in the Niger Delta, and contributing to the growth of the Nigerian economy. This was stated on Friday by Vice President […]

Maritime University will fulfill Nigeria’s economic dream – NIMASA DG

The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has stated that the coming of the Nigeria Maritime University (NMU), at Okerenkoko, marks the launch of an institution of critical importance to the economic development of the country. According to ThisDay , Peterside, stated this during the maiden matriculation of […]

FG approves N100bn for completion of East West road project – Minister

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Pastor Usani Uguru Usani has said that the Federal Government had approved the sum of N100bn for the completion of Sections 1 to 4 of the East West road project. The Minister disclosed this at a meeting with the Host Communities of Nigeria Producing Oil and Gas (HOSTCOM), led […]

FG to set up cassava processing centre in Ogoniland

The Federal Government says it is planning to set up a cassava processing centre in Ogoniland to serve as alternative source of livelihood for the people of the area. According to Leadership, Dr Marvin Dekil, Project Coordinator, Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP), under the Ministry of Enviroment, made the disclosure. He was speaking at the […]

Senate, Reps committees task Niger Delta ministry on budget implementation

The Senate and House of Representatives Committees on Niger Delta have emphasised the need for effective implementation of budgetary allocations to the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, for the benefits of the people of the Niger Delta region. This view was expressed by the Chairmen of the committees on Niger Delta when the Minister of […]