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Archive for the Category ‘Rivers’

Amaechi’s Aide Empowers 250 Youths

Amaechi’s Aide Empowers 250 Youths

No fewer than 250 youths of Ngbuelia in Rundele Community in Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State, over the weekend benefitted from an empowerment programme of the Special Adviser to Governor Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, on Information Communications and Technology (ICT), Hon Goodliffe Nmekini. While some were given cash to establish businesses to sustain their […]

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Labour Party Heads To Court Over NASS Polls In Rivers

Labour Party Heads To Court Over NASS Polls  In Rivers

The Labour Party Governorship Candidate in Rivers State, Prince Tonye J. T. Princewill has joined the All Progressive Congress in the state to call for the cancellation of the Senate and House of Representatives elections in the state. Princewill who stated this in a statement on Monday said the party would head to court as […]

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NOA Urges Nigerians To Support Govt

NOA Urges Nigerians To Support Govt

The National Orientation Agency (NOA) has urged Nigerians to join hands with the government to transform the country. The Rivers State Director of the agency, Mr Oliver Wollugbom who said this at a one day programme on National Security Awareness organized by Real Strikes Security Services Limited in Port Harcourt also said that the security […]

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Dickson Signs 2015 Appropriation Bill Into Law

Dickson Signs 2015 Appropriation Bill Into Law

Bayesla State Governor, Hon Seriake Dickson has signed the 2015 budget proposal of N251,56,173,363 into law. Speaking shortly after signing the appropriation bill, christened, ‘Budget of Further Consolidation and Completion,” in Yenagoa, Governor Dickson lamented the drop in the state’s revenue receipts of 50%, which has adversely affected the government’s development projections. The budget which […]

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Ekpeye Kingdom Moderates Marriage/Burial Rites

Ekpeye Kingdom Moderates Marriage/Burial Rites

The Ekpeye Kingdom in     Rivers State has taken drastic measures to moderate marriage and burial rites in the kingdom. The monarch of Ekpeye Kingdom, His Royal Majesty Ft. Lt. Robinson O. Robinson, Eze Ekpeye Logbo, disclosed this during the formal launching of Ekpeye Almanac and book on “Ekpeye marriage and burial rites, bylaw 2011” […]

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Rivers APC Agent Accuses REC Of Bias

Rivers APC Agent Accuses REC Of Bias

The All Progressives Con    gress agent in Rivers State, Mr Achinike Willians Wobodo has accused the Rivers State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Dame Gesila Khan of being bias in the conduct of the Presidential, Senate and House of Representative elections in Rivers State. W obodo who spoke to newsmen at the office of the Independent Electoral […]

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2015: RSG Cautions Youths Against Violence

2015: RSG Cautions Youths Against Violence

The Rivers State Government has again cautioned youths in the state against electoral violence. The state Commissioner for Youth Development, Sir Owene Wonodi, stated this while addressing the third session of the First Assembly of the Rivers State Youth Parliament in Port Harcourt. Sir Wonodi also tasked the parliamentarians to do all within their capacity […]

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Peterside Assures Oginigba Of Fair Deal

Peterside Assures Oginigba Of Fair Deal

The All Progressives     Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Rivers State, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has promised to give the people of Oginigba community in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State a fair deal, saying, if elected, the people of the community would feel the positive impact of government from day one.Dr Peterside, who gave […]

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Don Blames Terrorism On Bad Governance

Don Blames Terrorism On Bad Governance

Professor Henry Alapiki of     the Department of Political and Administration Studies, University of Port Harcourt has attributed the emergence and growth of terrorism to corrupt and bad governance.The university don stated this at an inaugural lecture titled, “The State and the Culture of Terrorism in Nigeria: “Unveiling the Real Terrorism,” which was held at […]

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Foundation Gives Scholarships To 20 Orphans

Foundation Gives Scholarships To 20 Orphans

About 20 indigent  or phans of Emohua Local Government Area have benefitted from the 5th edition of the Lucky Warluh Foundation for  orphans and widows annual scholarship programme. The beneficiaries who are all undergraduates were presented with a cheque of fifty thousand Naire each. The Executive Director of the Foundation, Hon. Lucky Worluh who presented […]

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