Thursday, December 2, 2021

Port Harcourt

November 28, 2021

Bayelsa: Sea pirates attack oil fields, kill, abduct workers

Suspected to be sea pirates attacked two oil installations, killing three and abducting seven oil workers in Bayelsa on Sunday.

Sea pirates
November 11, 2021

Our revenue hampered by poor roads in Rivers: Onne Port Customs Comptroller

The Customs boss noted that the port under his watch has recorded steady growth from N13.11 billion to N19 billion in October.

November 5, 2021

Slaughter Area: Three injured in task force, motor park operators shootout

We also had some armed policemen who shot in the air to scare them,” explained Mr Nwadibeyi. “Suddenly, they came after us with rifles, machetes, and other weapons.”

Trans Amadi Slaughter
November 3, 2021

Gunmen open fire on police officers at Rivers checkpoint, kill two, seize gun

Police spokesman in Rivers confirmed the incident to reporters in Port Harcourt on Wednesday, saying investigation has begun.

October 24, 2021

NDDC Contract Scam: Group asks Buhari to publish forensic report

The report reveals how 13,777 contracts awarded were abandoned despite the six trillion naira the commission received in budgetary allocations.

Godswill Akpabio, Minister of Niger Delta Affairs.
October 23, 2021

Many killed in Rivers pipeline blast

A report says the blast which has claimed many lives and injured several others was caused by illegal oil refining.

October 20, 2021

Breast Cancer: Group seeks support, asks husbands to regularly inspect wives’ breasts

According to research in Rivers, breast cancer constitutes the commonest type of cancer.

October 16, 2021

Police arrest operators in Port Harcourt for beaming pornographic film on billboard

A pornographic film was suddenly displayed on a screen billboard in Port Harcourt on Thursday.

October 7, 2021

Wike proposes new revenue sharing formula among federal, state, local governments

Mr Wike urged the revenue allocation commission to reduce the federal government allocation to 40 per cent.

Governor Wike and president Buhari
October 3, 2021

Ten feared dead, others missing as jetty collapses near Port Harcourt

People of Isaka in Okrika Local Government Area said they had complained about the jetty’s dangerous and deteriorating condition to Governor Nyesom Wike for months.

Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike