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Rivers state

24 Sep
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has dared the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to suspend him and face the consequences if the party feels he is not fighting for justice, equity and fairness.
20 Sep
Coalition of Civil Society Organisations in Rivers State has condemned the attack and kidnap of seven passengers in Rivers State, yesterday.
14 Sep
Governorship candidate of Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Rivers State, Magnus Abe, has promised to run inclusive government, if elected the governor of the state next year.
31 Aug
The Rivers State Police Commissioner, Eboka Friday, has ordered a discreet investigation into an alleged sexual abuse case involving a 17-year-old girl and an officer.
30 Aug
River State governor Nyesom Wike has urged his critics within the People's Democratic Party (PDP) to focus on the 2023 elections and not attack him. Wike said this while commissioning of the Ogbunabali Sandfilled Area in Port Harcourt, the state capital. The Rivers State governor, who was defeated by former Vice President Atiku Abubakar at…
30 Aug
Governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Rivers State, Senator Magnus Abe, has cautioned politicians against intimidation of the electorate by allowing them to choose who becomes their governor next year.
27 Aug
Beatrice Barine still prepares meals with polluted fish her husband, a fisherman, gets from Nuumu-Goi River in Goi community, Gokana Local Council of Rivers State despite the report by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), which warned that water and crops in the area are highly polluted and harmful to the body.
24 Aug
Following the directive by the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, to observe transparency in the compensation of owners of property marked for demolition, the state’s Ministry of Works has created a dedicated desk at the permanent secretary’s office in Port Harcourt.
24 Aug
The monarch of Upata Kingdom, in Ahoada East Council of Rivers State, Eze Felix Otuwarikpo, has urged youths not to undermine the benefits of cultural values, adding that it reflects their identity.
24 Aug
An All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain in Rivers State, Princewill Dike, has left for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
16 Aug
Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited has confirmed discharging five barrels of crude oil from the Trans Niger Pipeline (TNP) into Bodo community in Gokana Council of Rivers State.
16 Aug
The immediate past Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Rivers State, Obo Effanga, has said only an improved economy can guarantee total eradication of vote buying in Nigeria.


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The Federal Roads Safety Corps, (FRSC), has issued a road diversion alert to travellers along the Abuja-Lokoja road due to recent flooding around Kortonkarfi in Lokoja, Kogi state.
48 mins ago
The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has announced the complete settlement of customers of 20 closed banks whose deposits were trapped in the failed banks, in fulfilment of its promise of protecting depositors in the event of bank failures.
56 mins ago
Lionel Messi will miss Paris Saint-Germain's trip to Reims with a calf problem, the club said on Friday.
1 hour ago
Scammers stole cryptocurrency worth roughly $100 million from Binance, the world's biggest exchange for crypto assets, the firm said on Friday.
1 hour ago
As political parties strategise to put out formidable campaigns to woo voters ahead of the 2023 general elections, Yiaga Africa yesterday released a preliminary report indicating a decline of youth candidacy from 34 per cent in the 2019 general elections to 28 per cent in 2023 general elections.