Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Port Harcourt

September 6, 2021

We’re demolishing cattle market shanties, worship centres to reduce crime: Wike

Mr Wike, while explaining the need to rid the state of all shanties, said criminals were using shanties as hideouts after committing crimes.

Wike, Slaughter Market
September 6, 2021

COVID-19: Wike threatens to re-impose lockdown in Rivers

Mr Wike said he may be forced to re-introduce the statewide lockdown if citizens do not adhere strictly to COVID-19 protocols.

Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike
September 5, 2021

Timi Frank slams Akpabio for submitting NDDC audit report to AGF Malami

“Why should Malami receive a report of a committee he did not constitute? Malami and Akpabio are both ministers under Buhari.”

Comrade Timi Frank and Godswill Akpabio
September 4, 2021

Police kill suspected gang leader after leading detectives to members’ hideout

Rivers State Police say a notorious cult gang leader, Goodluck Ezekwu, has been killed, following a gun battle between the police and his team.

September 2, 2021

Wike demolishes Rivers’ largest abattoir

The government said the market would give way for a new project while promising to relocate the butchers.

September 2, 2021

Akpabio finally submits NDDC forensic audit report

Niger Delta affairs minister Godswill Akpabio disclosed that the audit found 13,000 abandoned projects in the region.

August 25, 2021

Despite contributing 90% of Nigeria’s revenue, 70% Niger Deltans living below poverty line: NDDC boss

“70 per cent of people in the region live below the poverty line despite contributing 90 per cent to Nigeria’s earnings.”

NDDC Interim Administrator, Effiong Akwa
August 19, 2021

Wike signs bills for VAT collection, anti-open grazing into law

A Port Harcourt Division of the Federal High Court had recently ruled that collection of VATs by the federal government was illegal.

Nyesom Wike
August 19, 2021

Police arrest suspected cultist over killing at Rivers varsity

At least one person was killed by a suspected cultist on Thursday at Rivers State University, Port Harcourt.

August 19, 2021

Cult violence erupts in Rivers University, at least one killed

Cultists are on the rampage at the Rivers State University (RSU).

Nyesom Wike