Tag: Rivers

Woman Dies of Hypertension as Police Officers Demand 20,000 Bribe

A man has narrated how he lost his mother to hypertension on

Police sergeant arrested for shooting female colleague to death in Rivers

The Rivers State Police Command has arrested a sergeant, Bitrius Osaiah for

22 Exxon Mobil Staff Arrested in Rivers for Violating Lockdown Order

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has announced the arrest of 22

COVID-19: Rivers Residents Lament Hike on Prices of Consumables

Some residents of Rivers,  on Saturday lamented the hike on prices of

Suspected herdsmen shoot Rivers 2019 guber aspirant dead

A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain, Soala West, has been reported killed

Police unaware of Cops’ Killing of 3 in Rivers Community – Spokesman

The Police Command in Rivers says it is not aware that its

Coronavirus: FG Assures will Strengthen Surveillance at 5 International Airports

Federal Government has assured Nigerians of its readiness to strengthening surveillance at

We’ll petition NJC over judge assisting PDP in Rivers – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) says it will petition the National Judicial

Court Orders Transfer of oil well from Bayelsa to Rivers 

The Federal High Court, Abuja has ordered the transfer of Soku oil

Police unveil new strategy to end kidnapping on East-West road

The Police in Rivers said it had adopted new strategy to end

Rivers is not a Christian state – Sultan of Sokoto’s JNI replies Wike

The Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs also known as Jama’atul Nasrul Islam

Rivers embraces free education in public primary, secondary schools

State-owned primary and secondary schools in Rivers have been directed to stop

Police arrest 6 suspected telecom mast vandals in Rivers

Rivers Police Command has arrested six suspected mast vandals in Rumuokoro, Obio/Akpor

Wike offered me billions to rig Rivers elections – Army commander

The General Officer Commanding (GOC) at the 6 division of the Nigerian

Rivers people getting killed, beheaded, burnt daily – Senator cries out

The senator representing Rivers East senatorial district, Sen. Andrew Uchendu, has lamented

“How I was kidnapped, raped inside bush” – Rivers lecturer (full gist)

A female lecturer in one of the tertiary institutions in Rivers State

Police arrest 4 suspected cultists in Rivers

The Police Command in Rivers has arrested four cult kingpins suspected to

Easter: DPR sanctions 10 filling stations for selling above N145 in Rivers

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) says it has sanctioned 10 filling

INEC delegation visits family of ad hoc staff shot dead in Rivers

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said its delegation had paid a

INEC Declares Wike Winner Of Rivers Election

Gov. Nyesom Wike, the Governorship Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)

Rivers: Let the will of the people prevail – Obi

Mr Peter Obi of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has advised the

APC fumes over INEC’s decision to resume result collation in Bauchi, Rivers

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has rejected the decision of the Independent

Soldiers collaborated with thugs to intimidate us in Rivers – INEC

The leadership of the Independent National Electoral Commission has revealed that some

Kwara, Rivers, 6 others top alleged vote buying list – YIAGA AFRICA

YIAGA AFRICA, a civil society organisation on Sunday listed Adamawa, Borno,Nasarawa, Kwara,

Dog attacks pupils in Rivers, kills one, injures another

A dog, whose owner is still unknown, has attacked and killed a

Fani-Kayode Expresses Outrage As Soldiers Pick Up Rivers Commissioner

Former Aviation Minister, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode has reacted angrily to Wednesday's arrest

Army detains Rivers commissioner, 13 others over illegal possession of ballot papers

No fewer than 13 persons have been detained by the Nigerian Army

Atiku takes early lead in Rivers

The Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar, has

Why soldiers killed 6 political thugs in Rivers – Army

The Nigerian Army has explained that soldiers killed six suspected political thugs

Justice Onnoghen Targeted Because He’s from Niger Delta- Wike

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesome Wike, has accused the Nigerian government