Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, said on Sunday that the insecurity in the state started under the previous administration.
Wike said this at the thanksgiving service at Saint Andrew’s Anglican Church, Okrika in honour of Patience Tam-George, the octogenarian mother of the Commissioner of Information, Dr. Austin Tam-George, who was held hostage for six days by kidnappers.
He specifically said killings and kidnappings in Rivers occurred unabated during the administration of former governor Rotimi Amaechi.
Security agencies had in July called a […]
No fewer than six persons have been killed in Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area of Rivers State, following renewed cult clash in the area.
It was gathered that cultists, suspected to be members of Greenlanders, invaded two communities in the area, Okposi community in Iburu clan and Obagi in Egi clan.
A community source, Mr. Chinedu Amadi, noted that the cultists killed four people in Okposi community and two in Obagi.
The fresh killings are coming few days after some repentant cultists in the […]
The governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has revealed how the Niger Delta state can help the Federal Government to exit the current economic recession.
He noted that with Rivers State, as Nigeria’s investment hub, especially in view of oil and gas activities, it had the potential to help the nation survive the recession, stressing that Rivers is critical to any plan to revive Nigeria’s economy and to put an end to the cries and pains of the people.
Wike, a former […]
No fewer than four persons were, yesterday, feared dead during a cult clash between suspected cults groups in two communities of Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area of Rivers State.
It was learnt that the two cult groups that has been threatening peace in the area over supremacy battle clashed again last night resulting in the deaths and destructions of valuables in the area.
Recall that it is barely one week after a commercial bus travelling to ONELGA owned by the LG Council was […]
According to twitter user @SusanHenshaw50 who shared these photos, this is the state of the NYSC camp in Obubra, Cross Rivers state.See another photo
Report gathered that,market women in Rivers state,yesterday, took to the streets to stage a protest over the nullification of the election of the state governor, Nyesom Wike by the state Election petition tribunal on October 25th.
The women walked from Old Township in Port Harcourt to the PDP secretariat where they presented their grievances to the PDP chairman in Rivers State, Felix
Opune Minimah , the daughter of the immediate past Chief of Army Staff, General Kenneth Minimah got married in Rivers state this past weekend. Congrats to her.
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The official portrait of Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike‘s wife, Eberechi Suzette Nyesom-Wike was recently released, So
A gruesome photos of dead men from the APC in Rivers state just came to our notice.It looks like election in some areas in the state was very violent.
Today’s presidential and National Assembly elections have turned out to be a big nightmare for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State, with the members being killed, attacked and disenfranchised in various parts of the State.See more photos