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Archive for the Category ‘Rivers’

Group Pledges Support For Amaechi

Group Pledges Support For  Amaechi

Asocio-political organisation known as Rundele Peoples Assembly (RPA) in Emuohua Local Government Area of Rivers State has assured that it will throw its weight behind the Amaechi administration as well as promote the development of Rundele Community. The chairman of the group, Mr David Agbaru stated this when he led other members of the organisation […]

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‘Why Rivers Is Nigeria’s Political Hot Bed’

‘Why Rivers Is Nigeria’s Political Hot Bed’

The President of RIVLEAF, Hon. Alex Wele says the heated political climate in Rivers State is as a result of its strategic importance to the sustenance of Nigeria’s economy. Wele who spoke with The Tide at the Obio/Akpor Council Secretariat at the weekend during the first annual convention of a youth-based NGO, Patriotic Youths Leadership […]

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Group Tasks Youths On Good Conducts

Group Tasks Youths On Good Conducts

Youths in the state have been charged to refrain from the use of brain and behaviour impairing substances in order to achieve their aspirations in life. The United Nations Ambassador for Peace, Chief Ambassador Christian Duruoma stated this in an address to mark the United Nations International Youth Day celebration in Port Harcourt recently. Addressing […]

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Vocational Training: RSG Dismisses Amaechi’s Critics

Vocational Training: RSG Dismisses Amaechi’s Critics

The Rivers State Commissioner for Education, Dame Alice Nemie says the training of Rivers indigenes in Germany on Technical and Vocational Skills by the State Government is a framework for rapid economic growth, and not a waste of fund as misrepresented recently by the critics of Governor Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi led administration in the state. […]

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HIV/AIDS Response Faces Threat In Nigeria

HIV/AIDS Response Faces Threat In Nigeria

Indications are rife that Nigeria will witness astronomical increase of the HIV/AIDs scourge if government does not take drastic action to check the pandemic. This hint came to the fore in a 3-day training workshop on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights and Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission (PMTCT) of HIV/AIDs in Nigeria. The Executive Director […]

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Council Boss Assures On People-Oriented Programmes

Council Boss Assures On People-Oriented Programmes

The Chairman of Omuma Local Government Area, Hon Emeka Nwogu says his administration is focused on a five-point agenda such as reconstruction of Owaza-Eberi road, of Umukamanu and  Ariramiri Primary Schools, empowerment of the people and the-re-activation of bore-holes. Disclosing this to various groups that paid him courtesy visits in his office at the Council […]

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FG Set To Auction Seized Vessels In P H

FG Set To Auction Seized Vessels In P H

The Federal Government has said it has received court directive to auction some vessels and vehicles seized by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. The Chairman of the Special Committee on Disposal of Forfeited Vehicles and Petroleum Products to Federal Government, Ade Abolorun disclosed this while […]

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PCRC Assures On Service Delivery

PCRC Assures On Service Delivery

The  Caretaker Commit tee Chairman of Police Community Relations Committee (PCRC), Rivers State Command, Barine Gbosi has assured that his Committee would work assiduously to deliver the task before them and lay the foundation for a desireable and enviable PCRC at the State. Gbosi made this assertion in his acceptance speech after they were inaugurated […]

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Activist Blames Electoral Malpractices On Ignorance

Activist Blames  Electoral Malpractices On Ignorance

A Niger Delta-based Hu man Rights activist, Mr. Anyakwe Nsirimovu has blamed ignorance on the part of the masses as factor responsible for the electoral malpractices in the Niger Delta. Mr. Nsirimovu who is the Director, Institute for Human Rights and Humanitarian law also said that there would be no more writings of results in […]

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Kattey Ordains Archdeacon, Five Deacons

Kattey Ordains Archdeacon, Five Deacons

The Archbishop, Prov ince of Niger Delta and Bishop, Diocese of Niger Delta North, the Most Reverend Ignatius C. O. Kattey (JP) has collated and ordained one archdeacon and five deacons. Those ordained as deacons are Rev Lucky Nduwe- Wike, Rev ThankGod Okor, Rev Blessed Emmanuel, Rev Nnamdi Oraelosi and Rev King Aigbokhae, while Ven […]

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