Tag Archives: Rivers state

3,000 Rivers hunters seek light weapons to fight kidnappers

u OVER 3,000 hunters at Emohua Local Government Area, Rivers State, have entreated the state government to provide light weapons, communication gadgets, patrol vehicles and funding to enable them battle kidnappers and other criminals terrorising their communities in the area. The hunters under the auspices of Professional Hunters of Nigeria, …

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Pardon: Disband EFCC, ICPC now, Wike tells Buhari

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, also a presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to disband the two anti-graft agencies in the country, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC and the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission, ICPC. He stated …

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Wike bans #EndSARS protests

His excellency, Nyesom Wike, Governor of Rivers state Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, has prohibited all protest relating to #EndSARS in the state. He also warned parents to ensure that their children do not violate the law. A statement from the state government explained that since the Inspector-General of Police …

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They were planning to kill me – Abducted female lawyer

Female lawyer, Miss Paulette Ajayi rescued from her abductors by Police operatives in Rivers. The Police Command in Rivers says it has rescued a female lawyer abducted by unknown gunmen at her Port Harcourt residence on Sunday. The victim, Miss Paulette Ajayi, was kidnapped and taken to a thick forest …

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