– a place where no one is left behind because of his or her station and everyone who works hard can achieve his or her life’s dreams.

Gov.Ezenwo Nyesom Wike “Our goal is to make Rivers State a land of peace and prosperity with boundless opportunities and possibilities ”

Archive for the Category ‘Rivers’

RSG Assures On Livestock Diseases Eradication

RSG Assures On Livestock Diseases Eradication

The Rivers State Commis sioner for Agriculture, Bar Onimim Jacks has assured the public  and the livestock farmers in particular that her ministry was committed in ensuring that epidemic  and infectious disease affecting livestrocks are eradicated, controlled and contained in the state. The commissioner who was represented  by permanent secretary in the ministry , Otonye […]

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Rivers Acting CJ Swears-In New Notary Public Officers

Rivers Acting CJ Swears-In New Notary Public Officers

In the determined efforts to     restore public confidence  in judiciary system of Rivers State, the state Acting Chief Judge, Justice Daisy W. Okocha has inaugurated  18 notary public officers in the  state.Inaugurating 17 out of the 18 newly appointed notary officers  in the state at a brief ceremony held at the judiciary complex, Thursday […]

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SSANU Urges Continuous Funding Of Staff Schools

SSANU Urges Continuous Funding  Of Staff Schools

The Senior Staff Associa    tion of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari not to approve moves by some university authorities to stop funding of staff schools. SSANU Chairman, University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT), Mr Bikume Syder, made the call in an interview with newsmen in Port Harcourt. The call is coming on […]

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RSNC Advises Students On Hard-Work, Writing Skills

RSNC  Advises Students On Hard-Work, Writing Skills

Authorties of the Rivers State Newspaper Corporation (RSNC) have advised students wishing to make a career in journalism practice to study hard and develop writing skills that would see them through in their chosen career. The Deputy News Editor of The Tide, Samuel Eleonu who gave the advice, said   Journalism practice is not for unserious-minded […]

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Cleric Advocates Unicameral Legislature In Nigeria

Cleric  Advocates Unicameral Legislature In Nigeria

A cleric, Rev. Franklin Ihemefor of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church has called for the adoption of the unicameral legislative system in Nigeria to cut the cost of governance. He said the bicameral legislative system currently in place in Africa’s largest nation had proved too costly to sustain. Ihemefor, who spoke to newsmen in […]

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West African Students Honour Bishop Ebirien

West African Students Honour Bishop Ebirien

The West African Stu dents’ Union (WASU) has honoured the Bishop of the Niger Delta Diocese, Rt. Rev. Ralph Cornelius Ebirien. At a colourful ceremony witnessed by a cream of both clergy and laity of the Diocese, Bishop Ebirien was given an award of excellence in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the educational development […]

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RSBC Pledges Support For New Rivers Vision

RSBC Pledges Support For New Rivers Vision

Rivers State Broadcasting Corporation (RSBC), operators of Radio Rivers 99.1FM, has pledged its commitment in bringing the vision and mission of Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike administration to the doorsteps of Rivers people. The General Manager of RSBC, Sampson Fiberesima, in a statement in Port Harcourt expressed the joy of management and staff of the corporation […]

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Taskforce Arrests Seven Suspected Fake Trado-Med Practitioners

Taskforce Arrests Seven Suspected  Fake Trado-Med Practitioners

The Taskforce on Fake Traditional Medicine Practitioners Association (TMPA), Rivers State has arrested seven traditional medicine practitioners suspected to be fake and handed them over to police in Port Harcourt. Speaking to The Tide on the arrest, the state Chairman of TMPA, Chief Nyefibo Nyefibo said that the 7-man taskforce was constituted to fish out […]

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Buhari Tasks Varsities On Innovations

Buhari Tasks Varsities On Innovations

President Mohammadu Buhari, has charged universities in the country, particularly the government-owned ones, to be innovative enough to help government solve its problems. The President, who gave the charge recently at the 30th Convocation Ceremony of the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT), stated that “universities must try to build innovation systems to help Government solve […]

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RSG To Partner NGOs For Empowerment

RSG To Partner NGOs For Empowerment

The National Clergy Forum (NCF), a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has distributed refrigerators, power generators and other equipment to 150 persons as part of its empowerment programme to alleviate poverty among members in Rivers State. At the presentation ceremony at Igwuruta recently, the Chief of Staff, Government House, Port Harcourt, Hon. Emeka Woke said that one […]

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