Kidnappers Demad N50m Ransom to Release Hon. Alasomuka

Man Arrested For Raping Friend’s Wife in Rivers

The Rivers State Police Command, has confirmed the arrest of one Ogechi Uchendu alleged to have raped his friend’s 20-year-old wife at Emuoha Local Government Area. Spokesperson of the state Police Command Nnamdi Omoni, disclosed this in a statement. Jeremiah Chinedu, the Youth President of Mgbuitanwo community, in a chat with Journalists said the suspect […]

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Rivers State University: Post UTME Screening Exercise

SSANU: RSU Elects, Inaugurates New Executives

The Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), at the Rivers State University, has elected and inaugurated new executives to pilot its affairs. Aaron Osorochi emerged Chairman of the association, after a keenly contested election, yesterday. Aaron during the inauguration promised to prioritize the welfare of the members. He assured that the Secretariat of the […]

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WHY WE WON'T ALLOW PDP TO DIE SAYS GOV WIKE.

N500 Million Donation: Adamu Mu’azu Gave Rivers State N250 Million To Rebuild The Burnt Mile One Market – Akawor

The Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), in Rivers State, Desmond Akawor has said that the generosity of Governor Wike Should not be Misconstrued. Akawor who made this known in a statement yesterday, was reacting to criticisms trailing the Governor’s N500 million donation to Sokoto state. He said, the Governor extended the hand of […]

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NANS mobilising students for Nation-Wide Protest on 24 November

SSANU, NASU To Embark on Indefinite Strike

The Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) and the Non Academic Staff Union (NASU), says they will begin a total and indefinite strike on February 5, 2021. The Joint Action Committee of NASU and SSANU made this known in a signed statement yesterday. The both unions said the failure of the government to implement […]

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Twelve Nigerian Universities Get N12bn Research Grant from FG

RIVERS STATE MINISTRY OF EDUCATION PRESS RELEASE: FAKE NEWS

The attention of the Rivers State Ministry of Education has been drawn to a FAKE NEWS trending in the Social Media, purportedly signed by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education,  to the effect that the State  Governor has ordered the closure of schools in the State for two weeks with effect from 22 January, 2021. […]

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RSIEC seeks Media Partnership ahead of LG Polls

Rivers LG Elections: RSIEC Has Refused To Meet With Political Parties – LP Boss

Some political parties in Rivers State, have alleged that the state Independent Electoral Commission (RSIEC), has deliberately refused to meet with political parties in the State. Chairman of Labour party in the state, Prince Reuben Favor made the allegation during an interview in Port Harcourt, yesterday. He berated the commission for the act, stating that […]

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Wike to Shutdown Illegal Parks, Shops, Kiosks, 4 Jan.

Teachers Exempted From The Stay-at-home Order -RVSG

The Rivers State Government has said that teachers are exempted from the Stay-at-home directive issued to civil servants in the state, yesterday. Permanent Secretary of the state Minisitry of Education, Chidi Adiele made this known in a statement today. He advised schools in the state to obey all guidelines on COVID-19, so as to curb […]

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ASALGA Legislative Arm Impeaches Leader

The Asari-Toru Legislative Assembly has impeached its leader, Dada Solomon and his Deputy. The leader and his deputy were impeached, after 9 out of 13 elected members who were present, voted in favor of their impeachment, during plenary yesterday  The House stated that the leaders were impeached for gross misconduct, high handedness and misappropriation of […]

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RSIEC seeks Media Partnership ahead of LG Polls

Rivers LG Elections: Political Parties Urge RSIEC To Postpone Poll

Some political parties in Rivers State have called on the state Independent Electoral Commission (RSIEC), to postpone the forthcoming local government elections slated for April 2021. Chairman of the People’s Redemption Party, Fortune Onuigwe, disclosed this in a statement yesterday, on behalf of some political parties in the state. He said the call to postpone […]

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Ex-Super Eagles Player recounts ordeal with kidnappers

Admission of students into the Real Madrid Football Academy, Rivers State….Kick starts

The Rivers State Ministry of Education in collaboration with the Real Madrid Football Academy, Rivers State today kicked-off selection process for students seeking to be admitted into the Real Madrid Football academy Rivers State. The two-pronged process began today with aptitude test held at the premises of Model Girls Secondary School, Rumuokwuta, Rivers State. Supervised […]

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Gani Toba salutes RSPC for arresting the abductors of his wife, Gift

RSPC Confirms Death of Officer After An Attack By Gunmen

The Rivers State Police command has confirmed the death of one of its officers, after an attack by unknown gunmen, at Borokiri, Port Harcourt. Spokesperson of the state police command, Nnamdi Omoni said this in a chat with Journalists in Port Harcourt, today. He said the armed men numbering about 17, attacked the police team […]

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UPTH Overwhelmed with COVID-19 Cases

I Preferred Dying To Rape – Rivers Robbery Victim

A 200 level student of the Faculty of Management Science, University of Port Harcourt, Miss Blessing Jeremiah who was shot for resisting a rape attempt by three gunmen at Agip junction, has said that she preferred “dying to rape.” The student made this known in a chat with Journalists, from her hospital bed in Port Harcourt, over […]

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IPOB responsible for attack on Gov. Wike's Father's Church - RSPC

My Palace Will Be A Viewing Centre For “5NOG” – Ateke

The Amayanabo of Okochiri town in Okirika Local Government Area, Rivers State, King Ateke Tom has announced that his palace will be a viewing center for Salvation Ministry’s “5 Nights of Glory”, which starts today. The monarch disclosed this in a statement in his palace, over the weekend. The Ex-Niger Delta agitator has been suing […]

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Kidnappers Demad N50m Ransom to Release Hon. Alasomuka

RSPC Confirms Arrest of Its Officer For Alleged Armed Robbery

A police Sergeant attached to the Operations Department of the Rivers State Police Command, Ibrahim Odege has been arrested for allegedly involving in armed robbery. Spokesperson of the state police command, Nnamdi Omoni disclosed this in a statement, over the weekend. The officer and one Sampson Inomoghe were arrested at Elekahia Estate in Port Harcourt, […]

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Gani Toba salutes RSPC for arresting the abductors of his wife, Gift

Kidnapped Rivers Lecturer Regains Freedom

A lecturer at the Ken Saro-Wiwa Polytechnic, Bori in Khana Local Government Area of Rivers State, James Fenwi who was kidnapped few days ago, has been released by his abductors. Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Universities in Ken Poly, Prince Nwiyo disclosed this in a statement yesterday. Nwiyo who stated that the lecturer […]

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I was the first and only governor to employ 13,200 teachers in Nigeria - Hon. Rotimi Amaechi

Transportation University in Daura is A Gift From China – Amaechi

Former Governor of Rivers State and current Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has said that the Transportation University in Daura, Katsina State, is a gift from China. Amaechi who disclosed this in a statement over the weekend, said the project will be completed by September 2021. He also said that the university will entail […]

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