Thursday, May 6, 2021

Port Harcourt

May 2, 2021

Iniobong Umoren: Job-seeking Nigerian lady found dead

The police announced that they had arrested two suspects believed to have played a role in the disappearance of Ms Umoren in Akwa Ibom.

Iniobong Umoren
April 29, 2021

Wike locks down Rivers with another dusk-to-dawn curfew

The governor fears that “there are possibilities of further deadly attacks on hard and soft targets across the state.”

Nyesom Wike (Credit: Twitter)
April 27, 2021

Killings: Wike imposes curfew on Rivers

Mr Wike said the curfew is necessary following spate of killings of security personnel and other security breaches by unknown gunmen.

Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike
April 26, 2021

Customs confirm killing of three officers in Rivers

The customs linked the attack to frustrated armed smugglers, adding that it would investigate the circumstances that led to the attack and its motive.

April 25, 2021

Gunmen attack police checkpoints in Rivers, four persons feared killed

Mr Wike urged security forces to fish out the perpetrators and bring them to justice.

Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike
April 23, 2021

Buhari approves N20 billion tax waiver for NLNG

The NLNG revealed that it would provide half of the total funding for the project while the FG would provide the other half.

Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG)
April 21, 2021

Rivers teachers accuse Wike of causing colleagues’ deaths

Some protesters wondered “why he (Mr Wike) is wicked,” as some with mats, laid on the ground.

April 17, 2021

Bayelsa airport to begin commercial flight operations

The NCAA DG said flight operations were limited to daytime, but full approval will be granted when the runway lights are fully installed.

Gov Douye Diri
April 16, 2021

NDDC is broke, more money needed for projects: Akpabio

Minister Akpabio said the funding system of the commission was poor because budgetary provisions were staggered.

Godswill Akpabio, Minister of Niger Delta Affairs.
April 8, 2021

Ogoni people sabotaging FG’s efforts: HYPREP

Just two days ago, a multibillion-naira potable water project was flagged off by the Minister for Environment, Dr Mohammad Abubakar,” explained Mr Nwielaghi.

Nyesom Wike