Saturday, December 2, 2023

Port Harcourt

December 1, 2023

Nigerian Air Force helicopter crashes in Port Harcourt

The Nigerian Air Force has announced its MI-35P helicopter crashed in Port Harcourt shortly after taking off.

Crashed helicopter
November 29, 2023

NAF strikes illegal refining sites, boats during air raids in Rivers

“Another location Northwest of Omama was also struck as it was observed to be containing items suspected to contain stolen crude oil in objects tied in sacks.”

Nigerian Air Force fighter jets used to illustrate the story.
November 28, 2023

FG frees 37 inmates in Rivers

Interior Minister Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo said this was to decongest prisons, improve facilities and enhance staff and inmates’ welfare nationwide.

November 28, 2023

Gov Fubara assures NYSC members of adequate protection in Rivers

Mr Fubara said his government’s social contract with the people to give them the best democracy dividend remained sacrosanct.

November 24, 2023

Rivers government redeploys assembly clerk, deputy, assistant director

It further stipulated that the officials’ relocation should start right away.

Rivers State Governor, Siminalayi Fubara [Facebook/ Chi Geru]
November 17, 2023

NSCDC nabs two suspected oil thieves in Rivers

He added that the suspects mentioned the names of five other accomplices who are currently at large.

November 15, 2023

Senate urges FG to upgrade eastern rail line to standard gauge

He said that a functional railway system in the country would help to reduce vehicular traffic on the roads.

Nigerian Senate
November 14, 2023

Niger Delta illegal crude oil refining sites, boats destroyed by airstrikes: NAF

The Nigerian Air Force says the air component of ‘Operation Delta Safe’ destroyed six illegal refining sites and five Cotonou boats in Rivers.

Illegal refinery used to illustrate story
November 11, 2023

Woman I gave scholarship to her son sold her vote for N14,000; Bayelsa voters not ready for change: Labour’s Udengs Eradiri

“We have a long way to go with this country and money politics, I thought I had found a solution but I was wrong, I did not come into this race to buy votes,” Mr Eradiri said.

Udengs Eradiri
November 10, 2023

FG begins reconstruction of collapsed Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway bridge

Governor Peter Mbah says the federal government has begun the reconstruction of the collapsed Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway bridge.