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Covid-19: Rivers becoming south south epicentre

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has decried the increasing daily cases of the Coronavirus pandemic in the state, saying Rivers is gradually becoming the epicentre of...

COVID-19: Rivers records 51 more cases, total now 454

Rivers state has recorded 51 new cases of COVID-19. This brings the total number of infectious disease cases in the state to 454. The figure is the highest number of...

Court declares APC caretaker committee in Rivers illegal

The High Court in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital has declared the Isaac Ogbogbulam-led five man caretaker committee chairman constituted by the National Working...

COVID-19: Rivers Remands Two Pilots For Operating Despite Border Closure

A Port Harcourt Magistrate Court has remanded two helicopter pilots in prison custody for allegedly violating the Executive Order issued by the state government to curb...

Rivers state: Caverton Helicopters seeks release of its pilots

Following the arrest of his pilots by the Rivers state government, Caverton Helicopters has appealed to the federal government to prevail on the release two of its...

COVID-19: Nigeria records five new cases, total infections now 51

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control have confirmed 5 new cases of the Coronavirus in Nigeria bringing the total to 51. According to the update by the NCDC, two cases...

Coronavirus: Governor Wike Announces Closure Of Public Parks, Night Clubs And Cinemas

In Rivers state, Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has announced that beginning Tuesday, March 24, 2020, all public parks, night clubs and cinemas will remain closed till...

Filling stations in Rivers shut down operation 

Filling stations in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, have embarked on strike following the seizure and arrest of some tanker vehicles and the drivers.  The...

Governor Wike warns new commissioners to forget 2023 gov. seat

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has warned new commissioners and special advisers in the state to forget about the 2023 governorship position asking them to...

Generator fumes kill family of seven in Rivers

Seven members of a family, made up of the husband and his wife as well as five children, were on Thursday discovered dead inside their one-bedroom apartment in Rivers...