RIWAMA boss decries improper dumping of clinical waste
The Sole Administrator of Rivers State Waste Management Agency (RIWAMA), Felix Obuah, has decried the indiscriminate dumping of stillborn babies and placenta at the receptacles by maternity homes in the state.
Port Harcourt: From garden city to garbage city
The current state of the environment in Port Harcourt, the capital of Rivers State, is disturbing. This is because of the massive heaps of refuse that have overtaken the city.
Heavy military presence heightens tension in Rivers
A climate of fear now pervades Rivers State over the deployment of soldiers to some communities ahead of today’s governorship and state assembly elections. Governor Nyesom Wike has condemned the unlawful arrest of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) members by the army. There was an unusual presence of siren-blaring soldiers and policemen in Port Harcourt and…
Rivers agency cautions against indiscriminate waste disposal
The Sole Administrator of the Rivers State Waste Management Agency (RIWAMA), Felix Obuah has decried the indiscriminate dumping of refuse at the popular Oil Mill Flyover in Port Harcourt, the State capital, warning that anyone caught in the act would be arrested and prosecuted. Obuah who gave the warning while on his early morning routine…
PDP chair claims losing six persons to Rivers massacre
The Rivers State chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Felix Obuah, has claimed losing his in-law, Augustine Ordu, three children and two other relations to the January 1, 2018 attack on Omoku community.
Assassination claims in Rivers State politics
For two and half years after the 2015 general elections, the political climate in Rivers State still remains edgy, even as the appellate court resumes hearing on the petition by sacked 23 elected local government area chairmen.
More trouble for PDP
The hope of reviving a vibrant opposition party in the country ahead of the 2019 general elections is getting dimmer with the resurgence of court judgments that are further weakening the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
‘Insecurity in Rivers was orchestrated to enable APC to rig elections’
Mr. Felix Obuah is the chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers State and has been at the centre of the battle for the soul of Rivers between the PDP and the All Progressives Congress...