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Saturday, September 22, 2018

"Our goal is to make Rivers State a land of peace and prosperity with boundless opportunities and possibilities"

– a place where no one is left behind...

Gov.Ezenwo Nyesom Wike

Has Nollywood Come of Age?

The search for an alterna tive to oil as the mainstay of the Nigerian economy has become even more crucial with the prevailing falling price...

Udom, Opposition And Supreme Court’s Verdict

The Supreme Court sitting in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), a few weeks ago upheld the election of Governor Emmanuel Udom of Akwa Ibom...

Eliminating Violence Against Women

By most accounts, women across the world face different forms of violence, including domestic violence and rape, but the scale and true nature of the...

Coping With Hypertension Among Children

Medical experts believe that high blood pressure or hypertension is common among adults. However, recent reports of rising cases of hypertension among children have been...

Women And Harmful Traditional Practices

Most societies the world over have traditions which existed for generations, some of which have persisted and endured the test of time.  The more...

Female Genital Mutilation: The Myths, Reality

In most African and Asian countries, including Nigeria, where female circumcision is believed to be common, parents believe that they care for their daughters...

Jega And The Legislative Sledge Hammer

The much awaited 2011 is very much around and Nigerians are anxious to see political events unfold to clear their hanging fate. At the centre...

Promoting Welfare Of The Elderly

When the world recently celebrated the Elder Abuse Awareness Day, it must have inadvertently recognised the various forms of abuse, which the senior citizens...

Encomiums, As RSG Honours Prof Ake

A nation prides itself not just by the men it produces, but by the men it honours” anonymous. The memorial lecture organised by the Rivers...

Insurance Industry And Claims’ Payment

There is no gainsaying the fact that the claims’ payment profile of insurance companies received a dramatic boost in May this year and industry...
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