EU to mitigate Niger delta crises with €478 million

EU to mitigate Niger delta crises with €478 million


On 3 February, the European Commission has approved funding for projects aimed to increase stability and security in the Niger delta region in Nigeria. EU programmes will provide training and employment for young people, help in fighting corruption and organised crime and improve access to drinking water and better sanitation.

The EU will also work on strengthening of the Nigerian justice system and the governance reforms. One of the priorities will be enabling Nigeria to manage its own ...


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