IPOB members clash with Hausa community in Rivers
Some members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) on Tuesday allegedly clashed with the Hausa community in Oyibo Local Government Area of Rivers.
Anger in Ogoni over oil spill clean-up delay
Under a leaden sky in oil-rich southern Nigeria, young men hang around with nothing to do, covering their noses from the noxious fumes of the polluted swamp.
At last, Ogoniland clean-up begins as Buhari visits Rivers
After decades of widespread pollution, President Muhammadu Buhari will today begin the remediation of the Ogoni environment in line with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) recommendations.
Rivers indicts police for death of two in attack on court complex
Briefing reporters yesterday in Port Harcourt, Aguma described the killing within the state judiciary complex on Monday morning as gory, callous and wicked.
Parties, observers, disagree over Rivers Governorship, Assembly elections
Reps of some political parties in Rivers and observer groups expressed different views on the outcome of the Governorship and House of Assembly elections
APC seeks cancellation of governorship, assembly elections in Rivers, Akwa Ibom
The All Progressives Congress (APC), on Monday, called for the cancellation of the April 11 Governorship and House of Assembly elections in Rivers and Akwa Ibom. The party’s National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made the call at a news conference in Lagos. Mohammed described the elections in Rivers and Akwa Ibom as mock elections…
Rights group alleges complicity of security agents in Rivers State violence, others
CAMPAIGN for Democracy and Development (CDD) yesterday expressed dissatisfaction with the conduct of security agents in the just concluded Rivers State Governorship and House of Assembly poll.
Governorship candidates of 3 parties call for cancellation of Rivers election results
The governorship candidates of three political parties in Rivers have called for the cancellation of the governorship and house of assembly elections in the state.