Polls: Police Confirms Killing Of A Soldier in Rivers

The Rivers State Police Command has confirmed the killing of a soldier at Abonema in Akuku Toru Local Government Area of the South South State. The LGA was turned into a theatre of war Saturday between hoodlums and soldiers as they engaged in gun battle. The Command’s Spokesperson, Nnamdi Omoni, has confirmed the incident. He […]

Army Says Wike Attempted to Bribe GOC With Millions of Dollars to Compromise Election

The Nigerian army has accused the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike of making attempt to bribe a military chief to compromise the ongoing polls. The state government has denied the accusation, saying the military was rather trying to divert attention from the “atrocities they are committing in Rivers because of the elections”. The army in […]

Wike alleges plot by Amaechi, others to bomb INEC offices, disrupt polls

Tony John, Port Harcourt Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has has alleged a plot by his predecessor, Chibuike Amaechi, in collaboration with ‘unpatriotic military and police officers’ to bomb the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) offices and  disrupt the peaceful conduct of the elections in the state.  Governor Wike also declared today as public holiday for Rivers […]

Again, Buhari’s campaign turns bloody as 4 die in Rivers

 TONY JOHN, Port Harcourt  Four persons were confirmed dead while scores became unconscious as a result of a stampede at the Adokiye Amiesimaka  Stadium in Igwuruta,  Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State, venue of the All Progressives Congress (APC), presidential rally. Those who lost their lives in the stampede included three aged women and a […]

Rivers polls: 54 governorship candidates drop ambition, back Wike (This is very suspicious. Were they bribed?)

TONY JOHN, Port Harcourt  Fifty-four gubernatorial candidates of various political parties in Rivers State have given reasons for their decision to drop their ambition and support the re-election of Governor Nyesom Wike in the March 2, 2019 governorship election. In a seven-paragraph document jointly signed by all the 54 governorship candidates on Monday, February 11, they said […]

Press Release: Police Harassment of MOSOP Activists is Threat to Peace in Ogoniland

It has become very important for us to brief you on the increasing harassment and threats from the Nigeria Police, particularly the Bori Area Command and the head of the Anti Robbery Squad popularly known as SARS in Bori who have consistently attempted to disrupt peaceful MOSOP gatherings in Ogoniland. We wish to note that […]

US Ambassador Visits Tonye Cole – encourages his style of politics

US Ambassador Visits Tonye Cole – encourages his style of politics ….. Prays he is on the ballot As part of his whirlwind tour of potential hotspots in the 2019 elections, the US Ambassador to Nigeria, William Stuart Symington visited Rivers state where he paid a closed door visit to his old friend, the APC […]

Wike blasts, alleges Amaechi behind CJN’s ordeal

Tony John, Port Harcourt Rivers State governor, Nyesom  Wike, has alleged  that  Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi,  is behind the plot  to destroy the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) , Justice Walter Onoghen. Addressing thousands of PDP supporters during his People’s Democratic Party (PDP) State campaign rally in Eleme, Governor Wike said that Amaechi made the […]

Siting of Transportation University in Rivers, Sign of Buhari’s Gratitude to Rivers People — Eze

S iting of Transportation University in Rivers, Sign of Buhari’s Gratitude to Rivers People– Eze   *Describes Conferment of Doctorate Degree on Amaechi as recognition of his nationalistic outlook  President Muhammadu Buhari has been commended for acknowledging the sacrifices and roles played by Rivers people, led by the Honourable Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Dr.  […]

Gunmen Struck at Old Bakana as Tonye Cole’s Team carry out ward-to-ward meeting …A serving Commissioner in Wike’s govt from the area fingered

Gunmen Struck at Old Bakana as Tonye Cole’s Team carry out ward-to-ward meeting …A serving Commissioner in Wike’s govt from the area fingered Blood bath was averted on Friday, November 16, 2018 at Old Bakana as gun men alleged to be sponsored by a PDP serving Commissioner in Nyesom Wike’s government from the area opened heavy […]




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