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July, 2019

June, 2019

  • 27 June

    Declaring Rivers Christian State, Reckless, MURIC Tells Wike

    The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has described the declaration of Rivers as a christian state by Governor Nyesom Wike as reckless and unguarded.  Professor Ishaq Akintola, director of the organisation, in a statement, blasted the governor, saying Wike is short in intellect, long in impunity. Over the weekend, Wike had …

  • 23 June

    Rivers Pipeline Explosion Kills 10

    At least 10 persons were killed on Saturday after a pipeline exploded in Komkom community in the Oyigbo Local Government Area of Rivers State. Sunday Punch reports that the explosion occurred while some employees of an unidentified company were working on one of the pipelines. It remains unclear which company …

May, 2019

  • 21 May

    Cult Clashes Leave 16 Dead In Rivers

    About 16 people are feared dead following cult crises that broke out in two different local government areas of Rivers State, Sunday. It was alleged that 14 people were killed by the said cultists at Kono Boue and Gbam Boue communities of Khana council, while two people were killed in …

  • 10 May

    You Lack Capacity To Probe Rivers Govt, Wike Tells EFCC

    Wike Puts N30m Bounty On ‘Bobrisky’

    Nyesom Wike, Rivers State Governor,  has reiterated that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has no powers to investigate the financial transactions of the State without vacating the Court judgment secured by the administration of former Governor Peter Odili. He said that before EFCC could investigate the Rivers State …

April, 2019

  • 11 April

    Elections: Reps Probe Killings Of Poly lecturer, Others In Rivers

    The House of Representatives, on Thursday, commenced investigations into the killings of Dr Ferry Gberegbe, a Ken Saro-Wiwa Polytechnic Lecturer, and others during the 2019 General Elections in Rivers. This was sequel to a motion under matters of public importance by Rep Kingsley Chinda (PDP-Rivers) at a plenary presided over …

  • 4 April

    Wike Overcame Anti-democratic Forces To Win Reelection In Rivers, Says Atiku

    Atiku Abubakar, the 2019 Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has said the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike overcame anti-democratic forces of dictatorship and oppression to win re-election. Wike was declared winner of the March 9 governorship election in Rivers by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on …

  • 2 April

    INEC Warns Against Disruption Of Collation Result In Rivers

    Festus Okoye, the national commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has warned party agents against the disruption of Rivers collation results.  He said any agent of the various political parties that plans to disrupt the process will be taken out of the collation centre. “If any individual or …

March, 2019

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