Posts Tagged ‘Rivers State’

#EndSARS: Police Accuse IPOB Of Oyigbo Attack In Rivers State

by Seun Adeuyion October 23, 2020
Police in Rivers State has accused members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) of perpetrating the violence in parts of the State under the guise of #EndSARS. BREAKINGTIMES reports that in spite of the 24hour curfew declared by Governor Nyesom Wike in Oyigbo Local Government Area (LGA) of the state, clashes have continued to […]

Oyigbo In Rivers State Under Attack — Residents Raise Alarm

by Seun Adeuyion October 23, 2020
Oyigbo Local Government Area (LGA) in Rivers State is currently under attack. BREAKINGTIMES reports that Oyigbo is a town 30 kilometers from Port Harcourt, south-south Nigeria. The ongoing attack in Oyigbo LGA is coming a few hours after President Muhammadu Buhari addressed Nigerians on #EndSARS protests which was ongoing across Nigeria, until a massacre of the […]

ICYMI: Rivers Gov Inaugurates Integrated New Customary Court Complex

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon October 8, 2020
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has restated the commitment of his administration to improve the administration of justice in the State. Governor Wike gave the assurance at the inauguration of a new Customary Court of Appeal Complex in Obio/ Akpor Local Government Area. He stated that effective justice delivery would help to deepen democracy […]

Rivers Govt Set To Construct Rumuodogo Road, Link Communities

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon October 5, 2020
The Rivers State Government under Governor Nyesom Wike’s administration, is set to construct the Rumuodogo Road in Emohua Local Government Area. This was revealed in a brief statement signed by Paulinus Nsirim, Commissioner for Information and Communication. The 19 kilometre Road traverses Rumuodogo One and Two communities from the East West Road up to Rumuewhor […]

#Edo2020: Obaseki’s Victory Ends Godfatherism In Edo State – RIVERS GOVERNOR

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon September 22, 2020
The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Campaign Council for Edo Election, Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says the electoral victory of Governor Godwin Obaseki has ended godfatherism in Edo State. Governor Wike made the assertion at a press conference in Benin City shortly after the declaration of Governor  Obaseki as the winner of […]

Rivers State: LG Workers Threaten Strike Over 13-Month Unpaid Salaries

by Gerald Onwukaon September 17, 2020
Local Government workers in Rivers State has issued a warning that a strike action would be taken by them except their owed 13-Month salary gets paid. The workers are requesting that the salaries of more than 100 workers in Ahoada Local government area gets paid. The warning, complaint was issued through the National Union of […]