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2015 Polls: TMG Employs 400 Observers For Rivers

2015 Polls: TMG Employs 400 Observers  For Rivers

The Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) has recruited 400 Election observers for the forthcoming elections in various parts of Rivers State. The State Coordinator of the group, Mrs Mina Ogbanga who disclosed this in an interview with newsmen shortly after a meeting in Port Harcourt said that representatives of the group will be in all wards […]

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Etche APC Launches Ward-To-Ward Campaign

Etche APC Launches Ward-To-Ward Campaign

In its efforts to ensure the victory of the All Progressive Congress (APC) during the forth-coming general elections the Etche Local Government Area Chapter of the party in Rivers State has commenced a ward-to-ward campaign in the area. The campaign also featured the sensitisation of voters as well as voters education to all electorates in […]

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UNESCO To Train 300 Non-Formal Education Facilitators In Rivers

UNESCO To Train 300 Non-Formal Education Facilitators In Rivers

In line with its objective of Education for All, (EFA) project, the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) is to commence the training of 300 Non formal Education facilitators in Rivers State. A statement from the office of the Regional Director and Representative UNESCO Regional office, Abuja, Prof Hassana Alidou, indicates that the […]

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Nigeria, Our Most Important Partner In Africa – US

Nigeria, Our Most Important Partner  In Africa – US

The United States Ambassador to Nigeria, James Entwistle has described Nigeria as US most important partner in Africa. The US Ambassador disclosed this in an interactive session on 2015 general election with students at the University of Port Harcourt. The US Ambassador stated that Nigeria occupies a prime position in terms of bilateral relations in […]

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Etche Stakeholders Endorse Dakuku

Etche Stakeholders Endorse Dakuku

Stakeholders from Etche Local Government Area of Rivers State have endorsed the governorship standard bearer of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state, Dr. Dakuku Peterside as their consensus candidate in the forth coming gubernatorial election in the state. The stakeholders also endorsed, General Muhammadu Buhari as their Presidential candidate, as well as Andrew […]

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NOA Tasks Parties On Voters’ Education

NOA Tasks Parties On Voters’ Education

Leaders of political parties have been urged to educate their members on how to vote in order to avoid void votes in the coming elections. The State Director of National Orientation Agency (NOA), Mr Oliver Wolugbom gave the charge during a one-day training workshop for officials of the agency organised by the United Nations Development […]

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Forget Temporary Voters Card – INEC

Forget Temporary Voters Card – INEC

Eligible voters in Rivers State have been told to forget for now, the use of the temporary voter slip in the forthcoming general elections. The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), in Rivers State, Dame Gesila Khan gave this indication in Port Harcourt during her maiden interactive session with leadership of 28 political parties ahead of the […]

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Abe Blasts PDP Over Cultism, Thuggery

Abe Blasts PDP Over Cultism, Thuggery

The Senator representing Rivers South East Senatorial District, and All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for the Senatorial District, Senator Magnus Abe says, People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has nothing to offer youths in the state, other than engaging them in cultism and thuggery. Senator Abe said this over the weekend at wards rally of APC held […]

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2015: Kumuyi Harps On Credible Individuals

2015: Kumuyi Harps On Credible Individuals

The General Supretendent of Deeper Life Bible Church, Pastor William Kumuyi has called on Nigerians to vote conscientiously for individuals that can move the country forward. He said this during a press conference in Bori shortly after his arrival the state on a week-long visit. Kumuyi noted that he was in Ogoni land to interact […]

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Political Parties To Sign Undertaking In Rivers

Political Parties To Sign Undertaking In Rivers

Determined to ensure that the surging pockets of violence in Rivers State ahead of the general elections is contained, the Independent Electoral Commission says leadership of political parties may sign undertaking to maintain peace. The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Rivers State Dame Gesila Khan stated this in Port Harcourt during an interactive session with […]

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