Tag: Rivers

Nigerian Army Express Annoyance with INEC, Police on Rivers Elections

Tanimu- March 19, 2019

RE: RIVERS STATE GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION Headquarters 6 Division Nigerian Army (NA) have observed with dismay and sense of betrayal in the statement made by the ... Read More

2019: APC Will Make Strong Show In PDP States-Ohikere Predicts

Abdul Jimoh- December 4, 2018

Dr. Tom Ohikere, the National Coordinator, APC Broom Platform has predicted that the All Progressives Congress (APC) would have a strong showing in the Peoples Democratic ... Read More

Legal, illicit arms kill 500,000 yearly

admin- June 19, 2018

Police recover firearms, in Rivers More than one billion legal and illicit firearms are responsible for the death of 500,000 people annually, UN reports. The ... Read More

205 INEC Staff Suspended Over Roles Played in Elections – Chairman

Henry Solomon- March 27, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended 205 staff over various unwholesome roles in the 2015 general elections. INEC’s Chairman, Prof. Mahmud Yakubu, disclosed ... Read More

President Muhammadu Buhari Visits Taraba, Benue, Zamfara, Yobe and Rivers States

Tanimu- March 5, 2018

Femi Adesina, Abuja: In view of recent terrorist attacks, criminal activities and communal clashes in some States leading to tragic loss of lives and kidnapping ... 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

#InPhoto Fashola, Tambuwal, Wike At The Nigerian Bar Association Annual Conference Opening Ceremony

Henry Solomon- August 21, 2017

Minister of Power, Works and Hosuing, Babatunde Fashola, Sokoto state Governor Aminu Tambuwal and Rivers state Governor Nyesom Wike were all the opening ceremony of ... Read More

To Prevent Flooding, Borno Dredge Ngadda, Ngaddabul Rivers

Abdul Jimoh- April 21, 2017

Gov. Kashim Shettima On Dredge Ngadda, Ngaddabul Rivers The Borno State Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources has gone far in ongoing dredging of Rivers to ... Read More

Nigerian Navy, 29 Countries In Special Military Exercise

Abdul Jimoh- March 23, 2017

Nigerian Navy In Training Exercise With Other Countires NAN, Abuja; The Nigerian Navy on Thursday deployed three warships and a helicopter in a joint multinational ... Read More

Police Recover One Hundred and Eleven Million Naira (N111,000,000) in Rivers State

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 7, 2017

Edino Justice, Abuja: Police Joint Investigation Panel into Rivers state re-run election violence says it has recovered one hundred and eleven million naira (N111,000,000) from ... Read More

Army Update on Operation Clean Up of Omoku In Rivers State Re-Run Election

Tanimu- January 2, 2017

Good afternoon members of the press You will recall that l had opportunity to interact with you on 10 December 2016 the night of Rivers ... Read More

News Summary 19/12/2016 Challenges Of Climate Change And Many More

Abdul Jimoh- December 19, 2016

CHALLENGES OF CLIMATE  CHANGE Meanwhile victims of fire disaster in Jigawa state say, war against indiscriminate  use of fire can assist the nation’s economic revival. ... Read More

Parade of Suspects Aftermath of Rivers State Re-Run Elections

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 14, 2016

It is a statement of fact that the recently concluded Rivers State parliamentary election held on 10th December 2016 from security perspectives was a huge ... Read More

President Buhari Calls For Peaceful Elections In Rivers

Tanimu- December 9, 2016

Femi Adesina, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari has called for peaceful and orderly conduct in the federal and state legislative rerun elections in Rivers State tomorrow. ... Read More

10,294 INEC Staff To Conclude Rivers’ December 10th Election

Tanimu- December 6, 2016

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is to deploy 10,294 staff to conclude the National and State Assembly elections in Rivers State scheduled for Saturday, ... Read More

Rivers Re-Run: INEC Cautions Politicians against Inciting Comments

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 6, 2016

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has cautioned political actors in the Saturday, December 10th 2016 Rivers Re-run elections to refrain from making comments or pronouncements ... Read More

Solomon Dalung Condoles Families Of Dead NYSC Corps

admin- December 5, 2016

The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has commiserated with families of the three NYSC 2016 Batch B Corps members who died at three orientation ... Read More

Rivers Rerun: INEC Dissociates Self From Fake Result Sheets Printing

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 16, 2016

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has dissociated itself from the reported arrest of several persons printing INEC election result sheets. It said it did ... Read More

Pastor West Arraigned for N22.4m Fraud by EFCC

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 4, 2016

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arraigned Pastor Nimi West and his company, Nimak & Company Nigeria Limited before Justice U.N. Agumoh of ... Read More

INEC Planned to Conclude Suspended Rivers Federal and State Constituency Election in October

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 23, 2016

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is determined to conclude the suspended Federal and State Constituency elections in Rivers State in October this year. The ... Read More