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AIG Moves Against Troublesome Politicians In Rivers

AIG Moves Against Troublesome Politicians In Rivers

Following the increase in political intolerance and crisis among politicians in Rivers State, the police authorities have warned that they will deal with any politician or group of persons causing problem in the state. The Assistant Inspector-General of Police (AIG), Zone 6, Calabar, Tunde Ogunsakin, gave the warning while briefing newsmen in Port Harcourt over […]

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Group Endorses Peterside

Group Endorses Peterside

A Port Harcourt-based non-governmental organisation,  Generation of Peace (GOP) has advanced reasons for supporting  governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State, Dr. Dakuku Adol Peterside for the 2015 election. Speaking in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital,  spokesman for the group Amakiri Amakuro, said they were supporting Peterside because the stakes […]

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IIJ Releases Certificates For 2004/2005 Session

IIJ Releases Certificates For 2004/2005 Session

The International Insti tute of Journalism, Abuja, says its Affiliate College, the University of Maiduguri has released certificates of students for the 2004/2005 academic year. The Co-ordinator of the Institute in Port Harcourt Ibituru Pepple in a press statement, said the certificates would be released in batches as the conflict which engulfed the north eastern […]

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RSTV Now On CONSAT Cable TV

RSTV Now On CONSAT Cable TV

In its efforts to digitalise the Rivers State owned media houses, the Rivers State Television (RSTV) can now be accessed on CONSAT Cable Television Network. According to the Director of Public Enlightenment of the Rivers State Ministry of Information and Communications, Mr. Paulinus Nsirim, the feat was achieved through a partnership between the Rivers State […]

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Okrika: House Decries Attack On Dakuku, Others

Okrika: House Decries Attack On Dakuku, Others

Members of the Federal House of Representatives led by Hon. Pally Iriase were in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital on solidarity and condolence visit to Dr. Dakuku Peterside, governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC last Sunday. The lawmakers who were in the state to commiserate with Peterside and the APC over the […]

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NUJ Condemns Abduction Of Ndigbara

NUJ Condemns Abduction Of Ndigbara

The Rivers State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalist (NUJ) has condemned in strong terms the abduction of the Deputy Chief Press Secretary to the Governor of Rivers State, Mr. Freddy Ndigbara at his home town, Kaani in Khana Local Government Area. The NUJ in a statement issued by its State Chairman, Mr. Opaka […]

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Rector Tasks RIVCAS Students On Academic Excellence

Rector Tasks RIVCAS Students On Academic Excellence

The Rector of the Rivers State College of Arts and Science, Port Harcourt, Dr. Hillary Wordu, has called on the newly admitted students into the College to work hard to achieve academic excellence in the course of their studies at the institution. The rector gave the charge, last Thursday at the institution during the 24th […]

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Ex-Perm Sec Gives Reason For Early Retirement

Ex-Perm Sec Gives Reason For Early Retirement

The former Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Works, Chief Mike Elechi, has said that quest for entrepreneurship made him retire four years before his terminal date from the civil service. He gave the reason when the Leadership of Law Students Assocation of Nigeria (LAWSAN), Rivers State University of Science and Technology, Port Harcourt Chapter, led by […]

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Foundation Institutes Scholarship Award For Eleme Indigenes

Foundation Institutes Scholarship Award  For Eleme Indigenes

The Sir John Okparaji Obele Foundation has announced an annual undergraduate scholarship award for five indigent students of Agbonchia and two others for skills acquisition programme. Chairman of the Foundation, Dr. Princewill Olungeonwi Obele who disclosed this during the inaugural meeting in Port Harcourt, said that the areas of focus were Medicine, Law, Engineering, Accountancy […]

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NUJ To Partner INEC On 2015 Polls

NUJ To Partner INEC On 2015 Polls

The Rivers State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) is to partner with the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) in Rivers State to ensure a smooth delivery of the forthcoming 2015 general elections in Rivers State.. Chairman of the Rivers State Council of the NUJ, Mr. Opaka Dokubo gave the hint when the leadership […]

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