Etche Council Boss Condemns burning of Court Hall

Hon Bar. Reginald Okwuoma, the executive chairman of Etche local government area of Rivers State has strongly condemned the recent burning of the Court hall into Okehi, the head quarters of Etche LGA. Bar Reginald who was addressing news men shortly after the ugly incidence yesterday described it as an arson and wondered why any […]

UPTH Health workers begin warning strike this midnight

The Joint Health Sector Union of the University of Port Harcourt have concluded plans to begin a seven day warning strike beginning from midnight today. A statement released by the chairman of the union, Mr Christian Soibi stated that the union was embarking on the warning strike to protest unexplained deductions from their salaries which […]

Release Chidi Lloyd Unconditionally-Lawyer

The legal representative to Hon Chidi Lloyd, Mr Emenike Ebeten has called on the Rivers state Police Command to release his client unconditionally. Chidi Lloyd was arrested on Thursday the 2nd of January by men of the Nigeria Police over alleged murder of his kinsman Kingsley Ejuoho and Sgt Urang Obediah. Mr Ebeten argued that […]

Rivers PDP demand apology from Obua, others

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Rivers State says the state deserves “well-worded” apologies from two prominent members of the party in the State whom it accused of playing key but ignoble roles in the crises that engulfed the party in 2013. The PDP, in its New Year message in Port Harcourt by the State […]

Black Christmas as gunmen attack bar, kill five

Wednesday the 25th of December was a day of great joy and celebration as the world marked Christmas. For the people of Aminigboko, a rural community in Abua/Odual local government area of Rivers state it was a great opportunity for the community that has suffered great troubles in the hands of cultist and militants recently. […]

Mile 1Market Fire Update: Governor Amaechi rushes back from travel promises support to traders. Lawmakers express shock

Rt Hon Chibuike  Rotimi Amaechi, the executive governor of Rivers state and the chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum yesterday cut short his travel outside the state to immediately attend to the fire disaster which had gutted the popular Mile 1 Market in Port Harcourt. Governor Amaechi who drove straight from the Port Harcourt International […]