Automating Rivers judiciary has improved justice delivery, says CJ
The Chief Judge of River State, Justice I.A Iyayi-Lamikanra has said that the automation of the state’s judiciary in the last year has brought tremendous improvement in justice delivery and administration.
Rivers awards contract for N9.5 b Woji-Port Harcourt refinery link road
The Rivers State Government has awarded contract for the construction of Woji-Aleto-Alesa -Port Harcourt Refinery road to Messrs Rafoul Nigeria Limited. The link road will cost N9.5 billion.
Rivers government declares PDP Youth Leader wanted over alleged criminal activities
The Rivers government, on Sunday, declared Mr Princewill Osaroejiji, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Youth Leader in Eleme Local Government area wanted.
Reinstated Rivers permanent secretaries resume without offices
The eight permanent secretaries who were sacked by Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike, but reinstated by the National Industrial Court (NIC) in Yenagoa
‘My goal is to ensure every young person knows there’s need to learn to be a leader’
A native of River State, Princess Halliday is a TV personality, Professor of ethics, leadership ambassador, talk show host, trained petroleum engineer, communications expert, motivational speaker, and occasional actress.
When Okara answered final call
I called Gabriel Okara early in 2005 to tell him of the Rainbow Book Club’s plan to begin a national reading campaign right here from Port Harcourt. Before I dialled, I wondered how best to introduce myself. Should I say my father was a colleague and friend of his late brother, Justice Richard Okara? Should…
Wike warns against shutting down govt oil production facilities
Rivers State governor Nyesom Wike has said the government will not tolerate the shutting down of oil production facilities of operating companies in the state. Wike in a statement by his media aide Simeon Nwakaudu gave the warning at a meeting with members of Cluster Development Boards in Asari-Toru, Akuku-Toru and Degema Local Government Areas,…
Statute of limitation bars an action not the cause of action
Omini & ORS V. Yakurr LGA & ors (2019) LPELR-46300 (CA) In the Court of Appeal In the Calabar Judicial Division Holden at Calabar ON FRIDAY, 11TH JANUARY, 2019 Suit No: CA/C/14/2011 Before Their Lordships: MOJEED ADEKUNLE OWOADE, JCA YARGATA BYENCHIT NIMPAR, JCA MUHAMMED LAWAL SHUAIBU, JCA Between 1. MACGREGOR ETENG OMINI 2. ENO OKOI…
Navy seizes 1.2m litres diesel, arrest 6 suspected smugglers
The Nigerian Navy in Bonny, Rivers, says it seized about 1.22 million litres of adulterated diesel from six crewmen believed to be smugglers.
Rivers Attorney-General, Emmanuel Aguma, is dead
The Rivers Government has announced the death of the the state Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr Emmanuel Aguma, SAN.
Rivers LG Polls: Youths defy Police order with street football
Some youths in Port Harcourt, Rivers, took to football on Saturday in defiance to Police order on such activities due to local government polls holding on the day across the state. The youths, most of who are above 18 years, converted some major streets in the city into football pitches, and engaged in the game…