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Wike swears-in Adango as new attorney general

Okenyi Kenechi Dr Zaccheus Adango, on Monday, was sworn-in as the Rivers State attorney-general and commissioner of Justice. Adango replaced the late Emma Aguma who died...

IYC reiterates commitment to resource control, restructuring

Okenyi Kenechi The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC), at the weekend, said it will continue to support the call for the restructuring of the country...

Rivers APC cautions members against attack on judiciary

The Rivers State Chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, on Saturday, said it finds it both reprehensible and cowardly, the orchestrated media attacks on...

Osibanjo pledges support for Rivers flood victims

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has expressed sadness over the flood situation in Rivers state, especially the Orashi region of Ahaoda and Ogba-Egbema-Ndoni Local government...

Rivers APC faction raises alarm over plots to frustrate appeal process

The Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi faction of the Rivers State Chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, on Friday, raised alarm over what it termed "an...

Supreme court increases oil revenue for Rivers, others

Three oil-producing states of the Niger Delta on Wednesday, won a landmark judgment at the Supreme Court of Nigeria that would substantially boost their...

INEC promises Rivers state residents credible election in 2019

The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has assured residents in Rivers State that the commission will conduct free, fair and credible elections come 2019. The...

Rivers state yet to access UBEC funds since 2005 – Reports

Reports by Punch indicate that more than N67 billion earmarked by the Federal Government between 2005 and 2017 for the Universal Basic Education scheme...

Rivers State to partner UNICEF on birth registration

Rivers State Government has said it will partner with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) to ensure full birth registration in the state. The Secretary...

Rivers broadcasting houses to migrate from analogue to digital

The Rives State Ministry for Information and Communications has said the ministry has secured the approval of the state governor to migrate the state...