Rivers State News Today

EFCC announces major discovery of N2billion stolen fund in Rivers state

EFCC announces major discovery of N2billion stolen fund in Rivers state

EFCC announces major discovery of N2billion stolen fund in Rivers state
Buhari's minister reportedly tells Rivers people why they should vote for Wike in 2019 (video)

Buhari's minister reportedly tells Rivers people why they should vote for Wike in 2019 (video)

Solomon Dalung, the sports minister of Nigeria, has reportedly been caught on tape campaigning for Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state ahead of 2019.

Buhari's minister reportedly tells Rivers people why they should vote for Wike in 2019 (video)
After terrorising Niger Delta creeks for years, Ateke Toms turns king (photo)

After terrorising Niger Delta creeks for years, Ateke Toms turns king (photo)

Former Niger Delta militant leader Ateke Tom who terrorized the area, has been crowned as new Amanyanabo of Okochiri town in the oil-rich south-south region.

After terrorising Niger Delta creeks for years, Ateke Toms turns king (photo)
Army troop recovers weapons, human skulls from shrines in Rivers state (photos)

Army troop recovers weapons, human skulls from shrines in Rivers state (photos)

The troop of the Nigerian army raided shrines reportedly belonging to notorious militant, cultist, kidnapper and ardent illegal oil bunkerer, Igwedibia Johnson.

Army troop recovers weapons, human skulls from shrines in Rivers state (photos)
Just in: Don Wanny, a notorious assassin & militant in Rivers state, shot dead

Just in: Don Wanny, a notorious assassin & militant in Rivers state, shot dead

A notorious assassin in Rivers state, Don Wanny, has allegedly been shot dead by Isakaba Security Outfit in the creeks of Omoku on Sunday, November 19.

Just in: Don Wanny, a notorious assassin & militant in Rivers state, shot dead
Wike versus Amaechi: Who owns Rivers state? By Buchi Obichie (OPINION)

Wike versus Amaechi: Who owns Rivers state? By Buchi Obichie (OPINION)

The writer lambastes Rotimi Amaechi and Nyesom Wike for their constant public bickering which she says could lead to dangerous consequences for others.

Wike versus Amaechi: Who owns Rivers state? By Buchi Obichie (OPINION)
There was an assassination attempt on Governor Wike - Rivers state government insists

There was an assassination attempt on Governor Wike - Rivers state government insists

The Rivers state government has rejected a report by the state police command claiming there was no assassination attempt on Governor Wike on November 11.

There was an assassination attempt on Governor Wike - Rivers state government insists
Attacks on Governor Wike must stop now! - PDP warns APC, Amaechi

Attacks on Governor Wike must stop now! - PDP warns APC, Amaechi

The Peoples Democratic Party called on the international community to take note of the chain of activities in the state against Governor Wike in Rivers state.

Attacks on Governor Wike must stop now! - PDP warns APC, Amaechi
Assassination attempts on Wike and Amaechi not true - Rivers police

Assassination attempts on Wike and Amaechi not true - Rivers police

The Rivers state police has dismissed allegations that there was an attempt on the lives of Governor Nyesom Wike and the transport minister, Chibuike Amaechi.

Assassination attempts on Wike and Amaechi not true - Rivers police
Police to investigate alleged assassination attempt on Amaechi and clash with Wike

Police to investigate alleged assassination attempt on Amaechi and clash with Wike

The Nigerian police said it has launched a probe into the Saturday clash between security detail of Rivers state Governor Nyesom Wike and Chibuike Amaechi.

Police to investigate alleged assassination attempt on Amaechi and clash with Wike
Breaking: His security personnel pulled a gun at me, vandalized my car - Amaechi reveals how clash with Wike happened

Breaking: His security personnel pulled a gun at me, vandalized my car - Amaechi reveals how clash with Wike happened

Transport minister Rotimi Amaechi has explained how the clash between him and his successor, Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state occurred in Port Harcourt.

Breaking: His security personnel pulled a gun at me, vandalized my car - Amaechi reveals how clash with Wike happened
Breaking: Governor Wike allegedly attacked by security personnel attached to minister Rotimi Amaechi

Breaking: Governor Wike allegedly attacked by security personnel attached to minister Rotimi Amaechi

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state, on Saturday, November 11, clashed with alleged officials of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and soldiers in Rivers.

Breaking: Governor Wike allegedly attacked by security personnel attached to minister Rotimi Amaechi
23-year-old UNIPORT student caught, arrested over ritual murder of 8-year-old girl in Rivers (photos)

23-year-old UNIPORT student caught, arrested over ritual murder of 8-year-old girl in Rivers (photos)

Omoni Nnamdi, the public relations officer of the Nigeria Police Force command in Rivers, revealed the arrest of Dike of Messiah Street, Eliozu, Port Harcourt.

23-year-old UNIPORT student caught, arrested over ritual murder of 8-year-old girl in Rivers (photos)
Stranded Nigerian students in UK protest against Governor Wike (video)

Stranded Nigerian students in UK protest against Governor Wike (video)

Some Rivers state students studying abroad whose scholarships were recently withdrawn by the state government protested when the Governor Nyesom Wike.

Stranded Nigerian students in UK protest against Governor Wike (video)
Workers lament as government staff allegedly dies due to non-payment of salaries in Rivers

Workers lament as government staff allegedly dies due to non-payment of salaries in Rivers

A source within the Greater Port Harcourt City Development Authority disclosed that staff have owed salaries for the past six months by the government.

Workers lament as government staff allegedly dies due to non-payment of salaries in Rivers
Hosting a character like Wike will create an adverse and unhelpful impression - Group warns Chatham House

Hosting a character like Wike will create an adverse and unhelpful impression - Group warns Chatham House

The groups pronounced Wike as a desperate politician who has squandered the goodwill of his people and is now travelling around the world to procure legitimacy.

Hosting a character like Wike will create an adverse and unhelpful impression - Group warns Chatham House
We are stranded! 86 Rivers state students on government scholarship writes to UK Parliament

We are stranded! 86 Rivers state students on government scholarship writes to UK Parliament

Young Rivers state indigenes studying on the bill of the state government in UK on scholarship have reached out to NAIJ.com on their plight in the country.

We are stranded! 86 Rivers state students on government scholarship writes to UK Parliament
NPDF raises concern over insecurity in Rivers state, Shell's rumoured relocation

NPDF raises concern over insecurity in Rivers state, Shell's rumoured relocation

The group frowned at the news that the SPDC's decision is due to the rising insecurity in the state and the high handedness of the state governor, Nyesom Wike.

NPDF raises concern over insecurity in Rivers state, Shell's rumoured relocation
6 crew members kidnapped in Rivers state as pirates attack their German-owned ship

6 crew members kidnapped in Rivers state as pirates attack their German-owned ship

A German-owned ship, The Demeter, which was travelling through Port-Harcourt, Rivers state, has been attacked by pirates who also kidnapped 6 crew members.

6 crew members kidnapped in Rivers state as pirates attack their German-owned ship
Rivers state lawmaker buys 85 phones for members of his constituency

Rivers state lawmaker buys 85 phones for members of his constituency

NAIJ.com gathered that a Rivers state lawmaker decided to reward some members of his constituency by handing out about 85 pieces of smartphones to them.

Rivers state lawmaker buys 85 phones for members of his constituency
Tension in Rivers as IPOB, Governor Wike set to clash over monkeypox vaccine rumour

Tension in Rivers as IPOB, Governor Wike set to clash over monkeypox vaccine rumour

Sources said reprisal attacks were expected from members of the IPOB following the military operation; Operation Python Dance in the southeast region.

Tension in Rivers as IPOB, Governor Wike set to clash over monkeypox vaccine rumour
Army killer-vaccination rumours: 11-year-old pupil in Rivers attempts to escape by scaling school fence; sustains severe injury

Army killer-vaccination rumours: 11-year-old pupil in Rivers attempts to escape by scaling school fence; sustains severe injury

An 11-year-old pupil in Rivers got severely injured during the chaos over the rumors that soldiers were going around inoculating students with killer vaccines.

Army killer-vaccination rumours: 11-year-old pupil in Rivers attempts to escape by scaling school fence; sustains severe injury
Confusion in Rivers as 1,500 APC members decamp to PDP

Confusion in Rivers as 1,500 APC members decamp to PDP

Ndamati Amadi, the chairman of Rivers state Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria has decamped from APC to PDP, with about 1,500 of his supporters.

Confusion in Rivers as 1,500 APC members decamp to PDP
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