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Ex-Commissioner Insists On Riverine Governor

Ex-Commissioner Insists On Riverine Governor

A former Commissioner for Women Affairs in  Rivers State Mrs. Manuela Izunwa, says, the riverine people of Rivers Sate will not relent in their  quest to produce  the next governor of Rivers State. Speaking at a meeting  of the Women’s Wing  of the Eastern Delta Peoples Assembly (EDPA) in Port Harcourt, Mrs Izunwa, who is […]

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Senator Urges Support For Security Agents

Senator Urges Support For Security Agents

The Senator  Represent ing Rivers East Senatorial District at the National Assembly, Senator George Thompson Sekibo, has appealed to Nigerians to support the security agencies in  the flight against insurgency in the country. Senator Sekibo made the appeal  at the Port Harcourt International Airport, Omagwa, Friday shortly on arrival from Abuja in a chat with […]

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Cleric Defends Women’s Role In Ministry

Cleric Defends Women’s Role In Ministry

The General Overseer of Holy Ghost Empowered Ministry, Mummy Gift Sunday, has said that women can no longer play second fiddle in the vineyard of God. Speaking with newsmen during the Kingdom Summit of the Ministry last Sunday, at Azuabie, Port Harcourt, Mummy Sunday said that the era when women played second     fiddle in […]

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RSG Dismisses Rumour On Ambassador Nne Kurubo School

RSG Dismisses Rumour On Ambassador Nne  Kurubo School

The Rivers State Gov ernment has described as false, the rumour that reptiles have taken over the Ambassador Nne Furo Kurubo Model Secondary School, Ebubu Eleme. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Dr. Michael Minabelem West told newsmen in Port Harcourt that the rumour was the handiwork of detractors. Dr. West said that the school […]

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Ex-NDA Boss Joins State Assembly Race

Ex-NDA Boss Joins State Assembly Race

The former Caretaker Com mittee Chairman of Ahoada-East Local Government Area, Chief (Hon) Andy Nweye has assured the people of Ahoada East Constituency I of quality representation if given the mandate to represent them in the Rivers State House of Assembly, under the platform of APC. Chief Nweye gave this assurance during his visit to […]

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Reps Member Blames Britain For Nigerians’ Woes

Reps Member Blames Britain For Nigerians’ Woes

Member Representing Akuku-Toru/Asari-Toru Federal Constituency in Rivers State, Dr Dawari George has identified the colonial policy of divide and rule as the bane of palpable disunity among Nigerians. Dr Dawari George made this statement during the award ceremony I book launch of the student Historical Society of Nigeria University of Port Harcourt chapter. According to […]

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GM Urges Youths To Guard Future

GM Urges Youths To Guard Future

Youths in the country have been urged to avoid acts capable of endangering their future. The Founder/Initiator of Leadership Attitude Character Excellence, LACE, a Non-Governmental Organisation in the State, Ms. Mediline Tador stated this while delivering a lecture tagged, “Perils of Secretive Life” for students of Zina Academy, Nyokuru in Khana Local Government Area of […]

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RSSDA Empowers 300 Youths

RSSDA Empowers 300 Youths

The Rivers State Sustainable Development Agency (RSSDA) has empowered over 300 Rivers youths under the Promise Franchise Scheme. The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Promise Restaurant, Pastor Oluwatoyin Alabi, who disclosed this during the commissioning of the Promise Restaurant Okrika, also said that a whopping sum of N1.5 billion has been generated by the […]

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Association Honours Slain Ogoni Leaders

Association Honours Slain Ogoni Leaders

The Ogoni Welfare Association (OWA), Lagos, an umbrella body of Ogonis resident in Lagos has summoned the Nigerian state before God over alleged neglect, political marginalisation, environmental degradation, economic invasion and the brutal murders of their sons and daughters by the military junta led by late General Sani Abacha. In an address, at the inter […]

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NULGE Wants Primary Healthcare Board Scrapped

NULGE Wants Primary Healthcare Board Scrapped

The Rivers State House of Assembly has been urged to repeal the primary Health-care Law that set up the Primary Healthcare Board, with a view to scraping the board, which has been severally accused of not serving the interest of health workers in the state. The Healthcare board has also been described as “a hangman’ […]

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