Protest By Students of Rivers College of Health: Mgt Reacts

The Management of the Rivers State College of Health Sciences and Technology has reacted to today’s protest by students of the institution. Some students of the school had taken to the streets of Port Harcourt, to protest against what they described as neglect by the state government and leadership of the school, despite paying huge […]

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Students of Rivers College of Health Sciences Embark On Massive Protest

Students of the Rivers State College of Health Sciences have accused the state government of neglect. Some of the students disclosed this in a chat with our correspondent, during a street protest along Ikwerre Road, Port Harcourt, on Tuesday. They also accused the Management of the school of not taking care of them despite paying […]

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Two female students allege rape by four men

Family Drops Defilement Case Against Traditional Ruler Who Allegedly Raped Their Daughter

The family of a teenage girl who accused a Paramount ruler in Ahoada East Local Government Area, Rivers State, of defiling their daughter has raised an alarm over threats to their lives. The family had few weeks ago accused the traditional ruler of defiling their 16 year-old daughter in his house. However, the family in […]

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RSPC blames IPOB for Attack on Police Stations

Rivers Police Urges Gov. Wike Not To Lift Curfew

The Rivers State Police Command, says the curfew imposed by Governor Wike has helped reduced crime to its barest minimum. Spokesperson of the State Command, Nnamdi Omoni who disclosed this in a chat with journalists in Port Harcourt, on Monday, said it has also helped them to respond to distress calls across the state. He […]

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IF You People Allow An Ikwerre Man To Be Governor in 2023, Your Children Would Never Be Governor Again – Amaechi To Other Ethnic Groups

Former Governor of Rivers State and current Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi says it would be unfair to other ethnic groups for an Ikwerre man to aspire to rule the State again come 2023. Amaechi, who stated this when leaders of Ogu/Bolo visited him in Port Harcourt, over the weekend said any other ethnic group […]

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RSPC blames IPOB for Attack on Police Stations

RSPC Confirms The Killing Of A Man At Garrison

The Rivers State Police Command has confirmed the killing of a yet-to-be identified man by a member of a local vigilante group at GSM village, Garrison in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The State Commissioner of Police, Eboka Friday who made this known in a statement on Monday, also ordered for the arrest of the culprit. Sources […]

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June 12 Protests: Protesting Nigerians Behaved Like The 12 Lepers… – MURIC

Islamic Group, MURIC has reacted to protests by some Nigerians on June 12, describing those who took to the streets as being ungrateful. MURIC in a statement by its  Director, Prof. Ishaq Akintola on Monday, said Nigerians were ungrateful to President Buhari the way the 12 lepers were ungrateful to Jesus Christ. He, also said since Buhari […]

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State-wide Sanitation Exercise to hold 28 November - RIWAMA

RIWAMA Reacts To Wike’s Threat of Disbandment

The Rivers State Waste Management Agency, (RIWAMA), has warned traders against dumping of wastes indiscriminately outside government approved time of 6:00 pm to 12 midnight. Sole administrator of the agency, Felix Obuah who said this in a statement over the weekend urged service providers to ensure that the state is clean within 48 hours. Obuah’s […]

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WIKE CHARGES OGBAKIRI PEOPLE TO EMBRACE PEACE, END INTERNAL STRIFE

*As Ohna Sergaent Awuse flags-off 15kms Ogbakiri Internal Roads Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has urged Ogbakiri people in Emohua Local Government Area of the State to stop destroying their communities because of misgivings held against each other. The governor gave the charge at the ceremony for the flag-off of reconstruction of Ogbakiri […]

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State-wide Sanitation Exercise to hold 28 November - RIWAMA

RIWAMA Boss Denies Making Negative Comments About Gov.Wike

The Chairman of Rivers State Waste Management Agency, Felix Obuah has denied making negative comments about Governor Nyesom Wike over his threat of disbanding the agency within one week. This is if they fail to rid the state of waste. Gov. Wike had made the announcement in a state-wide broadcast on Friday. Shortly after the governor’s […]

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Nigerians to receive COVID-19 Vaccine, Free of Charge - FG

NDLEA Intercepts 100,000 Bottles of Codeine in Rivers

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, says it has seized over a 100,000 bottles of codeine syrup with a total weight of 15,325kilograms at the Onne Seaport in Rivers State. Director of Media and Advocacy of the Agency, Femi Babafemi disclosed this in a statement on Saturday. He said the illicit drugs were intercepted […]

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WE’VE SPENT N9BILLION TO UPGRADE RSUTH AS EFFECTIVE TRAINING CENTRE – WIKE

**Says medical services cannot be free in Rivers Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers State says his administration has spent N9billion in upgrading structures and installation of new equipment at the Rivers State University Teaching Hospital (RSUTH). He said the fact that 40 per cent of the 2021 budget of the state is dedicated to […]

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Rivers State Is Too Hot For Criminals – Wike

The governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike says the State is too hot for criminals to invade and attack security operatives and that hoodlums are already coming to terms with the reality. Wike, said this during a state-wide broadcast at Government House, Port Harcourt, on Friday. The governor, also disclosed that there are hideouts, and […]

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My Target Is To Bring Amaechi Back To The PDP – Akawor

Chairman of the Rivers State Chapter of the People’s Democratic Party, Amb. Desmond Akawor says his target is to bring back the Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi to the party. Akawor, who disclosed this in a statement on Friday, stated that Amaechi belongs to the party, having served as Governor and Speaker under its platform. […]

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Stakeholders to Wike: All Rivers Lives Matter

Wike Threatens To Acquire Disputed Land In Ogoni

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has threatened to acquire a disputed land between Bomu and Lewe communities in Ogoni if they fail to end communal crises that has claimed so many lives. Gov. Wike disclosed this during the flag off of the reconstruction of Government Secondary School, Kpor in Gokana Local Government Area on […]

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RSPC blames IPOB for Attack on Police Stations

RSPC Warns Trouble Makers Ahead of June 12

The Rivers State Police Command, says it would decisively deal with anyone planning to cause trouble in the State, following the planned protests across the nation on June 12 by activist groups. The State Commissioner of Police, Eboka Friday made this known during a meeting with the Nigeria Bar Association, Civil Society Organizations and other […]

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RSPC Confirms Arrest Of NSCDC Official Who Shot dead A Bus Driver

The Rivers State Police Command, says it has arrested an official of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, who allegedly shot dead a commercial bus driver in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of the State on Tuesday. The State Commissioner of Police, Friday Eboka, disclosed this in a chat with Journalists in Port Harcourt, […]

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