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Ogoni youths call for accountability and transparency in HYPREP

Following the plethora of challenges facing the Ogoni clean-up process, youths of the area are now calling on the Hydrocarbon Pollution Reemediation Programme, HYPREP, to be more transparent and accountable to the people. The youths came out with this during ...

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NNPC faults firm’s claim on alleged stolen crude

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has faulted the claim by a firm, Samano Sa De Cv and its officials – Ramirez and Jose Salazar Tinajero – that they were entitled to $125million as compensation for providing information about some ...

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People who fight for positions seek personal gains – CAN President

President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Samson Ayokunle, says individuals desperate for high offices are more interested in personal benefits than service. He spoke on Thursday at the Thanksgiving Service in honour of Yakubu Pam, new Executive Secretary, ...

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Police arrest two suspects over cult clash in Rivers

The Rivers State  Police Command have arrested two suspects in connection with the gun battle by rival cult groups at the Amadi-Ama axis of Port Harcourt, the state capital. The supremacy war between the Icelanders and the Greenlanders, which took ...

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Attack on Zulum’s convoy: Rep urge Buhari to sack service chiefs

The Minority leader in the House of Representatives, Ndudi Elumelu, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to sack his service chiefs, following the attack on the convoy of Borno state Governor, Babagana Zulum. Elumelu, in a statement on Friday, said ...

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Rivers: Supreme Council declares Gbenemene Ken-Khana Stool vacant

By: Felix Ikpotor The Supreme Council of Traditional Rulers of Ogoni has formerly declared the stool of Gbeneme Ken-Khana (First Class)  in Khana Local Government Area of Rivers State vacant following the death of its former occupant, HRM King MSH ...

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UNIPORT denies online job recruitment

By: Felix Ikpotor The University of Port Harcourt has denied an ongoing online job recruitment purportedly credited to the institution via a website. UNIPORT in a disclaimer made available to this publication  and signed by its new Public Relations Officer, ...

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RIRS grants tax reliefs to companies, individuals

By: Felix Ikpotor Following the ravaging effect of COVID-19 on the economy of Rivers State, the State Internal Revenue Service (RIRS) has announced tax reliefs and incentives for individuals and companies residing and doing business in the state. A statement ...

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We are ready to reopen schools-Rivers Govt

The Rivers State Ministry of Education says it is ready to resume school for exit classes in line with all COVID-19 guidelines. State Commissioner for Education, Professor Kaniye Ebeku, met the staff of the Ministry on Tuesday 28 July to ...

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Court confirms Ikegbidi As Eze Akoh

A Rivers State High Court has validated the selection and coronation of Eze  Casidy Ikegbidi as the Eze Akoh II of Akoh Kingdom in the Ahoada East Local Government Area of the state. Justice Sobere Biambo who gave the ruling ...

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