Wednesday, 31st May 2023

Grace Iringe-Koko

15 May
A young man, identified as Owate Bode, has been arrested by the police for allegedly killing his mother with a cutlass in Eleme Local Council of Rivers State.
25 Apr
A yet-to-be-identified man was killed by hoodlums on Sunday night, at Awkuzu/Lumbumber Street Mile 1 Diobu, Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. The State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Superintendent of Police (SP), Grace Iringe-Koko...
3 Mar
Explosion occurred in early morning of Friday in Rumuekpe in Emeoha Local Government Area of Rivers, leaving many people, including women and children as well as vehicles burnt to ashes.
21 Feb
Operatives of Rivers State Police Command have arrested two suspects for alleged conspiracy, impersonation, forgery, obtaining money by false pretence and unlawful possession of multiple Automated Teller Machine (ATM) cards.
9 Jan
A 26-year-old man, identified as Precious Adiele, who is suspected to be a member of Iceland cult group, has died, following a clash with a rival group believed to be Deygbam.
9 Aug 2022
Operatives of the Rivers State Police Command have arrested some commercial sex workers in brothels at Azikiwe Street, Mile 2, Diobu Port Harcourt City Local Council of Rivers State...
28 May 2022
The Rivers State Police Command, yesterday, confirmed that 31 persons lost their lives during a stampede at the venue of the yearly shop-for-free programme organised by a new generation church.
28 Mar 2022
Operatives of Rivers State Police Command have arrested four suspects involved in the kidnap and eventual murder of a commuter, identified as Onyekachi Obioma Chukwuagu, along East/West Road...
17 Jan 2022
Rivers State Police Command has set up a panel, chaired by an Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP), to investigate the alleged involvement of a Divisional Police Officer(DPO) in illegal bunkering activities in the state.
8 Jan 2022
Following the recent security breach at the performance of Afro-pop singer, Teni, in Rivers State, the Rivers State Police Command has said that the incident was due to the absence of police operatives at the venue.


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