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The Coalition of 2019 APC Presidential Aspirants has described the embattled National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, as cancer plaguing the party, asking him to resign or the party will risk disgrace come 2019. The threat was issued in a statement signed by Dr SKC Ogbonnia and Alh Mumakai Unagha on behalf of the Coalition...
........Says ruling, a mere academic exercise Okenyi Kenechi The Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi faction of the Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has asked its members to remain steadfast and not be distracted as victory is assured at last. This is as the Supreme court in Abuja, today, set aside the ruling of the Court of Appeal staying further...
The Minister of State for Environment, Alhaji Ibrahim Jibril, said on Monday that the Federal Government was set to commence the clean-up of oil spills in Ogoni land. Jibril told the News Agency of Nigeria on the sideline of the 2018 International Day for Preservation of Ozone Lay in Abuja that the exercise would begin before the end of this...
Flooding has become one of the major challenges faced by residents of Port Harcourt aside insecurity. This has ravaged so many areas of the city leaving so many people homeless and has also led to loss of lives and properties. Earlier this year, the Rivers state governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike made a declaration stating that he would do everything in...
Okenyi Kenechi The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC), at the weekend, said it will continue to support the call for the restructuring of the country as that is the only panacea to Nigeria's plethora of problems. Attenucious Eneyo, the outgoing Eastern Zonal chairman of the Elders Council of the IYC, stated this during the inauguration of the new Elders Council of...
Queen Zainab formerly known as Olori Wuraola, took to her IG page to congratulate her ex-husband, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi on his wedding to his new wife, Olori Prophetess Naomi. Read what she wrote below.
Okenyi Kenechi Information reaching theportcitynews say violent clashes between Bomu and Lewe communities in Gokana local government area of Rivers State is currently ongoing. Communal clashes between the two communities have led to the loss of over 50 lives and thousands of properties destroyed. The 6 Division of the Nigerian Army, in September, intervened in the crises in a bid to quell...
The Ogoni Youth Federation has demanded a Supplementary Environmental Impact Assessment of Ogoniland to cover areas and communities not captured in the report by the United Nations Environment Programme, UNEP, in 2011. President of the group, Mr. Legborsi Yaamabana, said the additional environmental impact assessment will help ascertain the current state of Ogoni environment especially in the face of the...
Okenyi Kenechi The Supreme Court of Nigeria, today, set aside the ruling of the Court of Appeal staying further execution of the Order of Interlucotory Injunction restraining APC from conducting further congresses in Rivers State. The party has been in court over the May congresses that threw up the Ojukaye Flag-Amachree led party executive. The Apex Court came down hard on the...
A 72-year-old man Dharampal Singh, has died in India after a group of monkeys threw bricks at him from a tree. Singh had been collecting pieces of dry wood before the incident in Tikri, Uttar Pradesh, on Thursday. Police said monkeys rained bricks on the man from a treetop after collecting them from a nearby dilapidated building, the Times of India...