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Navy calls for collaboration to tackle bunkering in Rivers State

By: Admin The Nigerian Navy is now calling  for more effective collaboration between security agencies and locals in order to tackle bunkering and other crimes in Rivers State. Capt. Kolawole Oguntuga, the Commanding Officer of the Forward Operating Base in ...

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JAMB ‘Snake-Woman’, 2 others remanded in custody

By: Admin Almost three years after an aggregate sum of N36.5million  got missing in controversial circumstances  from the coffers of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, Zonal Office in Benue State, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on ...

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Man who beheaded brother buried alive in Cross River

A man, who allegedly beheaded his elder brother in Liokom, Wanihem community, Yala Local Government Area of Cross River State on Wednesday, has brrn reportedly buried alive in the same grave with his victim. It was gathered that the two ...

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Governor marries predecessor’s daughter as third wife 24-hours after swearing-in

Mala Buni of Yobe State has taken a third wife barely 24hours after his swearing in. The Governor tied the knot on Thursday with the daughter of his immediate past predecessor, Ibrahim Gaidam. Buni’s new wife is Ummi Adama Gaidam. ...

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Group charges Wike to concentrate on governance

A group known as the Rivers Progressive Council (RPC) has asked the state governor, Nyesom Wike to “stop ranting” and face business of governance. RPC asked Wike to find other ways of proving his popularity among Riverians rather than resorting ...

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Audit of LG account meant to fast-track grassroots devt —Banigo

By: Admin Rivers State Deputy Governor, Dr. Ipalibo Harry-Banigo, has said the essence of setting up a committee, by Governor Nyesom Wike, to investigate and audit the financial transactions of the 23 local government areas of the state is to ...

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JUST IN: PENGASSAN President, Francis Johnson passes on

The President, Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN, Francis Johnson, has died. The General Secretary of the organisation, Okugbawa Lumumba, disclosed this to reporters on Friday. He reportedly died in the early hours of Friday. Johnson ...

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Ihedioha freezes bank transactions on Imo govt accounts

By: Admin Imo State governor, Emeka Ihedioha, has directed that all banks that have relationship with the State Government should not honour any withdrawal instruction by cheques, transfers or any other form. A statement by Steve Osuji, the Special Adviser ...

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Wike tackles Amaechi over comments NTA

By: Admin Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has come hard on the minister of transportation, Chibuike Rotimi  Amaechi over a comment made by the later during an interview on Nigerian Television Authority, NTA. The Minister, while answering questions on NTA ...

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Rivers police gun down notorious cultist

By: Admin Rivers State Police Command says it has  killed  a notorious criminal in the state. The State Commissioner of Police, Usman Belel said his men killed one ThankGod Nwandiko (aka Commander Buky) who was initially arrested in his Omerelu ...

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