• Hoodlums set former Rivers lawmaker’s house ablaze

    Hoodlums set former Rivers lawmaker’s house ablaze

    Hoodlums on Wednesday night burnt down the house of a former lawmaker, Dr. Chidi Lloyd, in Akpabu community, Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State.

    It was learned that the development had caused panic in the community, as the incident was said to have happened less than 24 hours before an Appeal Court upheld the election of Sam Ogeh, the former lawmaker’s opponent in the March 19, 2016 State House of Assembly rerun election.

    While Lloyd, who was the former Leader of […]

  • Governor Wike gets new N12bn loan approval by Rivers Lawmakers

    Governor Wike gets new N12bn loan approval by Rivers Lawmakers

    According to reports, the Rivers State House of Assembly has again given its approval to Governor Nyesom Wike to borrow money. This time, the House approved two tranches of loans to the tune of twelve billion naira from the Central Bank of Nigeria.

    The ten billion naira is meant for the Sakpenwa-Bori road project and the Tam David-West airport road. The remaining two billion naira was approved for the Rivers State micro-finance for small and medium businesses.

    The Speaker of the House, Dobotorudima Adams, […]