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Port Harcourt

February 26, 2021

Police disband notorious tactical unit in Rivers

The team recently came under public scrutiny following allegations of extortion, intimidation and rights abuses made against its members.

February 25, 2021

Nigeria is a failed state, nothing works anymore: Edwin Clark

The Niger-Delta leader maintained that the Nigeria 1999 constitution is operating under a scam.

February 25, 2021

Fresh fire outbreak destroys properties worth millions in Rivers

A resident in Marine Base said the market gets burnt yearly, especially in December, but there was no fire last December.

Nyesom Wike (Credit: Twitter)
February 24, 2021

Wike tells Lawan-led Senate to be courageous, stand up to Buhari

Critics say Ahmed Lawan has been driving the Nigerian parliament as a rubber stamp of President Muhammadu Buhari’s controversial policies.

Wike and Ahmed Lawan
February 24, 2021

Rivers APC Crisis: Supreme Court to deliver judgement March 5

A lower court had ruled that those who bought forms during the 2018 Congresses but were denied participation rights should be incorporated in any new Congress of the party without them paying for new

APC Flag
February 23, 2021

Wike says drug abuse root cause of banditry, kidnapping

The governor also said his administration will work with the NDLEA to set up a drug rehabilitation centre in the state.

Marwa and Wike
February 20, 2021

Wike receives #EndSARS panel report, challenges police to implement White Paper

Governor Wike said a White Paper on the report would be produced next week during the state executive council meeting.

Nyesom Wike
February 20, 2021

Another fire razes shops in Port Harcourt, goods worth millions lost

The Gazette could not confirm the cause of the inferno, but witnesses say the inferno was caused by an electrical fault in one of the shops.

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February 15, 2021

Rivers court sentences man who killed delivery agent to death by hanging

Justice Igwe stressed that the judgement will serve as a deterrent to others, describing the murder as unlawful and gruesome.

February 14, 2021

Abducted NTA reporter released: Police

Ms. Onyia is currently receiving medical attention and will soon reunite with her family, the police said.

Chidiebere Onyia