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Andoni youths give council boss seven days ultimatum to release UNIPORT lecturer, monarch

By: Felix Ikpotor Youths in Andoni local government area of Rivers State are now accusing the local government council chairman, Paul Lawrence of  being responsible for the abduction of a traditional ruler, HRH, King Aaron Ikuru and a lecturer at ...

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Troops recapture Borno communities from Boko Haram, ISWAP

The Nigerian Army has recaptured Marte, an area in Borno State, from the hold of Boko Haram and members of the Islamic State in West African Province (ISWAP). Army spokesman, Brigadier-General Mohammed Yerima, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday. ...

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Group calls for release of #ENDSARS protesters in Port Harcourt prison

A coalition of civil society organizations in Rivers state have lamented  the fate of arrested victims of the #ENDSARS protesters, and the reappearance of black soot in the state. Addressing journalists in Port Harcourt, the lead advocator, Barr. Debbie Effiong ...

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Andoni youths give council boss seven days ultimatum to release UNIPORT lecturer, monarch

By: Felix Ikpotor Youths in Andoni local government area of Rivers State are now accusing the local government council chairman, Paul Lawrence of  being responsible for the abduction of a traditional ruler, HRH, King Aaron Ikuru and a lecturer at ...

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N’Delta militants threaten to attack Abuja, Lagos

A Niger Delta militant group, The Supreme Egbesu Liberation Fighters has threatened to launch attacks in major cities in the country. The militants said they would target infrastructure in Nigeria’s capital, Abuja and Lagos. The threat was issued in a ...

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Ikpeazu calls for enforcement of Anti-Open Grazing Law

Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has called on  security agencies in the state to help in enforcing the Anti-Open Grazing Law. The governor made the call on Monday in Umuahia, the state capital, while flagging-off the statewide sensitization workshop ...

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Gunmen kidnap UNIPORT lecturer

The whereabouts of a lecturer of  the Linguistics and Communications Department of the University of Port Harcourt who was abducted on Sunday is still unknown. Dr Jones Ajuwu was abducted Sunday evening at gunpoint in Bori, Khana Local Government Area ...

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Recapture Marte in 48 hours- COAS tells troops

Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Maj.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, has issued a 48-hour deadline for the troops of Operation Lafiya Dole to recapture the town of Marte from Boko Haram terrorists. The Army chief also ordered them to clear other adjoining ...

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Joint security sacks IPOB’s Eastern Security Network from Imo forest

A team of military, police, and Air Force personnel has raided the Eastern Security Network camps linked to the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra in the Orsu Local Government Area of Imo State. It was reported Sunday,  that the camp ...

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NDLEA confiscates over N17m worth of illicit drugs in Rivers

Rivers State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has confiscated over N17 million worth of cannabis compressed into 23 bags weighing 621kg each in Port Harcourt metropolis. The NDLEA State Commander, Rachael Shelleng, disclosed this while parading ...

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