Police Recover Car Stolen At High Court Premises in Rivers

The Toyota RAV4 belonging to Edna Nneda Alete an official of the Rivers State Government which was stolen at the Port Harcourt High Court complex on Wednesday has been recovered. Sources say the car was recovered by Police officers in Bayelsa state with those in possession of the car arrested. The Red Colour Jeep with […]

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SCARLETT – Chapter Five

By Rosemary Okafor Paul Twenty. Twenty-one. Twenty-two…  Christ! This was the hardest part of his morning exercises. Down on his fours, sweating under a fully air-conditioned room and counting. ‘Twenty-five, twenty-six…thirty.’ Whoever invented push-ups must be a sadistic prison warder.   The muscle tearing exercise hadn’t even got him buffed up since he added it to his […]

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SCARLETT – Chapter Three

By Rosemary Okafor “Lovely night, huh.” The driver said, glancing in the rear-view mirror, his narrow eyes busy checking her out. “How did it go?” “I’m not in the mood for conversation,” she said crisply, turning him out because he bothered her, he always had. There was something about him that unnerved her each time […]

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Artwork for Scarlet by Rosemary Okafor

SCARLETT – Chapter Two

By Rosemary Okafor She sat in front of the mirror, starring at her second identity, one that defined who she was now, a package that was handed over to her alongside the name she bore. Scarlett Brownson. Perfect. Better than her native name, Obiageliaku. “That’s a mouthful. Who will want to pronounce that?” Madame Charlotte, the […]

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Artwork for Scarlet by Rosemary Okafor

SCARLETT – Chapter One

By Rosemary Okafor Father. Forgive me, for I have sinned. This’s just one week after my last confession…  Whatever are the other reasons why confessionals have partitions, Scarlett was grateful that the Reverend Father wouldn’t know she was the same lady who was here last Friday, the Friday before that, and several other Fridays, recounting […]

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Rivers: FIDA Set To Begin Free Breast Cancer Screening

The International Federation of Women Lawyers, FIDA, in Rivers State, in partnership with EngracedLife Foundation says it will in no time begin free breast cancer screening in some locations in the state Chairperson of FIDA in the state, Adata Bio-Briggs disclosed this in a post on Facebook on Friday. She called on well-meaning Nigerians to […]

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Rivers APC Reacts To Claims That Amaechi Can No Longer Visit Aso Rock

The All Progressives Congress in Rivers State, has reacted to claims by Governor, Nyesom Wike that its leader, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Amaechi can no longer enter the presidential villa. Gov. Wike had berated Amaechi during the commissioning of a project in Port Harcourt, describing him as a failed leader who could not attract a single […]

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PH Resident Slams Dandizzy For Performing At PDP Rally

A Port Harcourt resident identified as Jammal Starry has berated Nigerian Rapper, Dandizzy for performing at a rally organized by GDI, a pro-PDP group in Opobo/Nkoro Local Government Area on Saturday. Jammal in a statement yesterday, said the rapper should have campaigned for a party with a credible candidate, and not one who is wanted by […]

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WE’VE BUILT PH LAW SCHOOL CAMPUS TO BE SELF SUSTAINING – WIKE

*As Gov. Wike hands over more titled document to chairman, Council of Legal Education, Chief Ngige. Rivers State governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has reemphasised that the Dr. Nabo Graham Douglas Campus of the Nigerian Law School in Port Harcourt has been provided to be a self sustaining institution in Nigeria. To achieve that mandate, Governor […]

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

Rivers PDP: Aspirants Pick Nomination Forms

Some members of the People’s Democratic Party in Rivers State, today, stormed the party’s Secretariat in Port Harcourt to declare and purchase nomination forms for different elective positions in 2023. The aspirants, stormed the party’s office with some of their supporters to purchase the nomination forms. Those spotted at the party’s office to pick up […]

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No School Fees No Exam: RIVCSO Warns KenPoly

The Rivers State Civil Society Organizations, says it is aware of the draconian “No School Fees No Exam” plans by the Vice Chancellor and President, Student Union Government of the Ken Saro-Wiwa Polytechnic, against students of the institution. Spokesperson of the organization, Solomon Lenu in a statement on Friday, said the duo are being watched […]

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Abonema Wharf: Shanties To Be Demolished Today – PHALGA Chair

The Rivers State Government is set to begin demolition of shanties at the Abonema Wharf in Port Harcourt, today. Chairman of Port Harcourt City Local Government Area, Hon. Allwell Ihunda said this in a chat with journalists while reacting to the fire incident at the Wharf on Friday. According to him, investigations showed that the […]

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

WE’RE ASSET, NOT LIABILITY TO PDP, NIGERIA – WIKE

*Tells Chief Dokpesi not to assume position of PDP in zoning 2027 presidential slot  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that nobody can undermine the interest of the people of Southern Nigeria in the decision over who flies the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).  Governor Wike made the declaration during […]

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Two of The Three Murdered Persons in Rivers Not Our Students - UNIPORT

Police Allegedly Arrest Uniport SUG President

There are reports that President of the Students Union Government, University of Port Harcourt, Gift Ubabuike and other students of the University, were this morning arrested by Police officers attached to the Choba Division. That, was after they confronted the officers over a barricade placed in front of the institution’s main gate, which is making […]

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Writing the Life and Times of My Father – Late Special Senior Apostle Sylvester Anele Njoku

By Dr. Sarah Chidiebere Joe My father, Late Special Senior Apostle Sylvester Anele Njoku went to be with the Lord on the 29th of November, 2020. Although he had been ill for a while, the news of his death was still a surprise. For our family and many other friends, acquaintances and a host of […]

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Help Save Me – Uniport Student Diagnosed of Cancer Cries For Help

A 400L student of the Department of Electrical/Electronics, University of Port Harcourt, Nathan Tolrami has been diagnosed with stage 5 prostrate cancer which has affected his liver and bones. Nathan made this known in a statement on Facebook yesterday, as he appealed to the public to help save his life. His statement reads, HELP SAVE […]

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