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MURIC attacks Governor Nyesom Wike for allegedly demolishing Trans-Amadi Central Mosque...

Governor Nyesom Wike has been called out by the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) for allegedly demolishing the Trans-Amadi Central Mosque in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

Army denies arresting Bobrisky!

The Nigerian Army has denied reports that its soldiers have arrested a suspected notorious cult leader, popularly known as Bobrisky in Gokana local government area of Rivers State.

Lagos tenant, Daniel Isaac strangles landlord, dumps corpse in septic tank

A 38-year-old man, Daniel Isaac who was arrested by the Police in Lagos, yesterday, gave a gory account of how he strangled his landlord at Ijegun area of the state.

Graphic photos: Mentally sick patient beheads 6 people after being unchained...

A mentally unstable man identified as Eligwe has been killed after beheading six people in Rivers State.

‘We kidnap travellers because government stopped paying us Amnesty allowances”- Rivers...

Some kidnappers terrorising Rivers State have confessed to their victims why they are engaging in the criminal acts. They said that they decided to start...

Nollywood actor, Dammy Eke is dead!

Nollywood actor, Dammy Eke has been reported dead. The actor reportedly slumped to death at a bar in Rivers State yesterday, 28 April 2019.

INEC to resume collation, announcement of Rivers election results April 2

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released a timeline for the governorship and state house of assembly elections in Rivers State. INEC’s National Commissioner...

Court orders INEC to suspend announcement of Rivers election result

A federal high court in Abuja has ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to halt the collation and announcement of the result of the March 9 election in Rivers state.

APC rejects suspension of electoral processes in Rivers, says it’s a...

The All Progressives Congress governorship candidate in Rivers state, Tonye Cole has said that the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC...

APC vows to send INEC chairman, Mahmood Yakubu to jail

The All Progressives Congress, APC, chapter in Rivers state, has made a vow to jail Mahmood Yakubu, the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.

14 die, eight injured at APC rally in Rivers

Fourteen persons on Tuesday lost their lives at the end of the presidential campaign rally of the All Progressives Congress at the Amiesimaka Stadium in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

Just In: Court restrains INEC from recognizing Tonye Cole, Magnus Abe...

Justice James Omotosho of the Federal High court in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has restrained the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC...

Man stabbed to death for pasting campaign posters in Rivers

A young man in his late 20s, identified as Chimezie Dike, was on Saturday stabbed to death during a fight with one Henry Ekeozor over the pasting of campaign posters on the wall of a building.

APC chairman shot dead in Rivers state!

The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ward 7-Onne, Eleme Local government area of Rivers State, Jonah Chu has been shot dead.

Photo: Man narrates how Jesus rescued him from kidnappers in Port...

A Nigerian man, Kingsley Nzom, has taken to his Facebook wall to testify of how God rescued him from kidnappers in Port Harcourt, Rivers state.

Man rescued four days after being trapped in collapsed Port Harcourt...

Four days after a seven-storey building collapsed in Port Harcourt, workers clearing the rubble rescued a middle-aged man alive on Monday night.

Governor Wike sacks Rivers TV, Radio stations’ MDs, see reason

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike on Monday sacked the Managing Directors of three television and radio stations in the state. According to the Governor,...

We will get to the root – Wike says as he...

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has said it would set up a judicial commission of inquiry to investigate “a large-scale fraud involving N36 billion...

Shock as couple sells their day-old baby for N250,000

A couple has been arrested by operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Monitoring Unit in Afam, the Oyigbo Local Government Area of Rivers State,...

Gov. Nyesom Wike fingered in fresh ‘certificate forgery’ scandal

The governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wike, has been reportedly hit by a 'certificate forgery' scandal as the 2019 election draws closer.