Court remands herdsman in Ekiti For Illegal Grazing

An Ado Ekiti Chief Magistrate’s Court has remanded a herdsman, Abubakar Usman, for illegal grazing and destruction of a cassava farmland. Police prosecutor, Bankole Olasunkanmi, told the court that Abubakar (30) and others at large, committed the offence sometimes in December at Iyemero Farm Settlement camp ‎in Iyemero-Ekiti in Ikole Local Government Area Olasunkanmi said […]

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Peterside, NIMASA DG Mourns Rivers CP Demise

The Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside has described the death of serving Rivers State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Francis Odesanya as “shocking” and coming at a time when the state and Nigeria needed his professional competence and managerial capability.   Dr. Peterside stated that the demise of […]


Rivers At 50: Gov Wike Unveil Golden Jubilee Logo

Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike yesterday unveiled  the Golden Jubilee Logo for the celebration  of  the 50th Anniversary of the creation of Rivers State at an event which was attended by political, traditional, women, youth and business  leaders of the state The Governor said that the Golden Jubilee Celebration  has a special and historic  significance to […]


Dakuku Moves to Stop Shell From Relocating To Lagos

The Director-General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside has appealed to the Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) not to relocate its corporate headquarters from Port Harcourt, Rivers State capital.   Peterside’s appeal comes as the Rivers State Government on Wednesday, through its Attorney-General, Mr. Emmanuel C. Aguma petitioned the Senate over […]