Tag: Port Harcourt

Three Foreigners, Six Nigerians Arraigned Over Hijack of Vessel

Henry Solomon- July 23, 2020

The Federal Government on Thursday arraigned three foreign nationals and six Nigerians for their alleged roles in the hijack of Equatorial Guinean Vessel, MV Elobey ... Read More

Insecurity major challenge for indigenous companies – Investor

Abdul Jimoh- December 10, 2019

Mr Godwin Izomor, the Managing Director of MG Vowgas Group, says insecurity remains a major hindrance to the growth of indigenous firms. Izomor spoke in ... Read More

Kidnap of expatriates: Wike gives Andoni chiefs, LG boss 3-day ultimatum

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 8, 2019

Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers on Saturday gave a 72-hour ultimatum to chiefs and leaders in Andoni Local Government Area to ensure the immediate release ... Read More

Paramount Ruler Urges FG To Make Progress In Ogoni Clean-Up

Abdul Jimoh- December 13, 2018

The Paramount Ruler in Khana Local Government Area in Rivers, King Baridam Suanu, has urged the Federal Government to make visible progress in implementing the ... Read More

Civil servants to retire at 70 under my leadership — Donald Duke

admin- November 27, 2018

Mr Donald Duke, Presidential candidate of Social Democratic Party (SDP), has promised that the retirement age for civil servants would be extended to 70 years ... Read More

President Buhari’s Speech At Commissioning of New Terminal At Port-Harcourt International Airport

Tanimu- October 25, 2018

I am very pleased to formally commission the new International Terminal of the Port Harcourt Airport, Omagwa today. This ceremony represents a significant landmark for ... Read More

PDP lauds display of patriotism by party’s presidential aspirants

admin- October 8, 2018

The Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) has commended its presidential aspirants for their exceptional display of patriotism and sportsmanship before, during and after the convention. The ... Read More

Atiku Grasp PDP 2019 Presidential Ticket

Henry Solomon- October 7, 2018

Former Vice President  and Waziri Adamawa  Atiku Abubakar has won the People's Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential ticket for the 2019 general elections. Abubakar won the ... Read More

Delegates, Food Vendors, Posters, Canopies Grace PDP Convention Venue

Henry Solomon- October 6, 2018

Delegates, food vendors, traders in various consumables, stickers and caps have set up canopies around the Adokiye Amasiemaka Stadium, venue of the 2018 National Convention ... Read More

We are Committed to Making Refineries Fully Functional Before The End of 2019 – Kachukwu

Henry Solomon- October 4, 2018

The Minster of State for Petroleum, Dr Ibe kachukwu,  has said that it would be sad if the nation’s refineries are not functional by the end ... Read More

5 ships carrying various products expected at Port Harcourt ports

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 2, 2018

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) says five ships carrying petroleum products, food and other goods are expected to berth at Port Harcourt port, between August ... Read More

Rivers Government Lays Foundation for Real Madrid Academy

Henry Solomon- May 28, 2018

The Rivers Government on Monday laid the foundation for the Real Madrid Football Academy in Port Harcourt, the state’s capital. Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers ... Read More

Rivers Most Notorious Cultist and Kidnap Kingpin ‘Don Wanny’ Shot Dead

Tanimu- January 7, 2018

Aminu Iliyasu, Port Harcourt: Authorities of 6 Division Nigerian Army Port Harcourt wish to inform the peace loving people of Omoku in ONELGA in particular, ... Read More

NiMet Warns Air Travelers, Road Users, Others About Effects Of Harmattan

Abdul Jimoh- December 27, 2017

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), has advised air travelers, road users and the public to exercise caution in their operations to avoid negative effect of ... Read More

PDP will become solid after Saturday convention – Ex-president Jonathan

inno.korie- December 3, 2017

Former President Goodluck Jonathan, has said that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will become solid after its Saturday national convention. Jonathan expressed the optimism in ... Read More

NTA News Summary: Federal Government To Revive lake Chad

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 13, 2017

NTA News Summary:13th November,2017   Senate Committee Describe Anambra Elections As Sacrosanct The senate committee on INEC says the November 18 2017 due for conduct ... Read More

Residents Of Eliozu Community Protest Escape Of Suspected Ritual Killer

Henry Solomon- August 24, 2017

Some residents of Eliozu area of Port Harcourt on Wednesday protested the unfortunate escape of Mr Ifeanyi Dike, a suspected ritual killer from police custody. ... Read More

Rivers State Government Shuts 1,886 Illegal Schools

Henry Solomon- August 9, 2017

The Rivers Government has closed no fewer than 1,886 schools operating without government’s approval,  Gov. Nyesom Wike said in Port Harcourt on Tuesday. Wike made ... Read More

Kachikwu Says Refineries Need $1.2bn For Repairs

Abdul Jimoh- June 9, 2017

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, on Thursday in Abuja explained that reports of concession of Port Harcourt  to Oando and ... Read More

Court Remands George Turnah In Prison For N3bn Scam

Abdul Jimoh- May 25, 2017

Court Remands George Turnah In Prison Justice Ibrahim Watilat of the Federal High Court, sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, on Wednesday dismissed an oral ... Read More