Gov. Wike blasts Senate for confirming ex service chiefs as ambassadors

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has criticized the senate for the confirmation of the immediate past service chiefs as ambassadors. Wike, in a statement on Wednesday, stated that Nigerians are not happy that the same lawmakers who had called for the sack of the former service chiefs for the poor way they handled […]

Butchers raise alarm over uncertified beef in Rivers markets

From TONY JOHN Port Harcourt The National Butchers Union of Nigeria (NBUN), Rivers State chapter, has raised the alarm over the smuggling of unapproved beef for consumption to serve members of the public in the State. Assistant Public Relations Officer of the union in Rivers,  Babajio Tanko, said some dealers have taken advantage of the […]

Rivers community begs Buhari for intervention over NLNG Train 7 project

From Tony John, Port Harcourt The Finima community in Bonny Local Government Area of Rivers State has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in an impending crisis among the host families, in view of the commencement of the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG), Train 7 project, in the area. Sunday Sun gathered that the brewing crisis followed […]

There’s No Leadership Crises in MOSOP – Says MOSOP Coordinator

MOSOP Kingdom Coordinators for Bori National Territory, Sylvanus Adamgbo has declared that insinuations suggesting some kind of leadership crisis in the Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) were untrue. Adamgbo who is MOSOP Kingdom Coordinator for Bori National Territory said there is an elected president of MOSOP in the person of Mr […]

Don’t politicise security, Wike charges new service chiefs

Don’t politicise security, Wike charges new service chiefs Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has commended president Buhari for appointing new service chiefs for the country even though the appointments came late. The governor, in a statement from the State Commissioner for Information and Communications, Paulinus Nsirim, charged the new appointees to see their appointments as an […]

Picture of the Week: The real Wike revealed

Gov. Wike of Rivers is known to always shout at the traditional chiefs in his state. At home, he is a fearless lion roaring at his chiefs. Some of them are well-respected and highly educated Grade A chiefs. But that status does not prevent them from being at the receiving end of his anger and […]

Press Release: Ogoni Day Speech

Ladies and Gentlemen, At the time of submitting this post, the Nigeria Police has shot into a peaceful crowd of Ogoni people marching to the MOSOP Secretariat in Bori, Ogoni. One person simply identified as Dumka was shot and his conditions are unstable. Efforts are being made to save his life. Today reminds us of […]

Residents kick against likely lockdown in Rivers

By Rosemary Nwisi, Port Harcourt Some residents of Rivers State have criticised Governor Nyesom Wike’s threats to lockdown the state again in January over the resurgence of COVID-19. Wike, at a thanksgiving service in Omagwa, Ikwerre Local Government Area on Sunday hinted about the plan to impose the fresh lockdown as one of the stringent […]

Police finger IPOB, arrest three as explosion rocks Wike father’s church

Dennis Naku and Sampson Itode The police in Rivers State have arrested three suspects for allegedly detonating devices suspected to be dynamite at the Christian Universal Church Incorporated located at No. 25 Azikiwe Street, Mile 3 area of Diobu, Port Harcourt. The church, which is also known as ‘God’s Power House’, is allegedly owned by […]

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