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April 14, 2018 10:54 AM We were never suspended, Nwodo after us over 2019 presidency – Ohanaeze Youths

The Youth Wing of the apex-Igbo socio-cultural organisation, the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, on Saturday gave further insight into the internal wranglings rocking the group. But in a new press statement obtained by DAILY POST, the Ohanaeze Youth Council said Nwodo was fighting them because they refused to key into his interest ahead of the 2019 presidential election 22

April 14, 2018 2:24 AM Evil nurseThe Sun News

nurses are trained to provide health care services that will make their patients attain and maintain quality of life, a Port Harcourt based nurse, Kelechi Okamgba, 37, has instead chosen to prey on her clients, who are only pregnant young ladies, by housing them till delivery and facilitating the sale of their babies. Her game for which she takes a cut of between 25

April 12, 2018 4:40 PM Wike advocates independence of legislatureThe Sun News

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has called on National and State Assembly Commissions to provide strong and effective institutional support to the legislative houses, for greater independence of the legislature. Wike made the call, on Wednesday, while declaring open the seventh National and State Assembly Commissions Conference in Port Harcourt 23

April 12, 2018 10:40 AM Police arrest Niger Delta Avengers leaders

Operatives of the Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT), have arrested two principal leaders of the Amalgamated Niger Delta Avengers members. They were apprehended after demanding a ransom of N20million from Niger Delta Petroleum Resources or they will kidnap oil workers of the company. “On Wednesday 11th April 2018, sequel to several 25

April 11, 2018 6:33 PM Rivers: PDP releases timetable for LG primary elections

Rivers State chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday released timetable for the party’s 2018 local government primary elections. The timetable is contained in a statement by Mr Samuel Okpoko, the state PDP Secretary. According to him, the schedule was for PDP 2018 Special Ward/LGA Congress/Primaries to elect chairmanship, councillorship 20

April 9, 2018 3:58 PM Gunmen kill Rivers DPOThe Sun News

The Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in charge of Rumuolumeni in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State, Kingsley Chukwueggu, has been shot dead by suspected assassins. Chukwueggu, who was at the rank of Superintendent of Police (SP), was gunned down, on Sunday evening, by the assailants around Awaza Community in Abia State on his way back to Port Harcourt 23

April 6, 2018 8:47 PM Looters’ list: Secondus drags Lai Mohammed to court, demands N1.5bn

National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus, has sued the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed. Mohammed had named Secondus in the first list of those he claimed looted the nation’s treasury. According to Mohammed, Secondus collected N200m from the former National Security Adviser, NSA, Col Sambo Dasuki 26

April 4, 2018 2:44 PM SWAN re-validates Gov. Wike as sole patronThe Sun News

The National Executive Committee of Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) has re-validated Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State as the sole patron of the association. Also, the state Chapter of SWAN has conferred on Governor Wike the position of Grand Patron. Performing the re-validation of the governor as sole patron of SWAN, on Wednesday 26

April 2, 2018 1:55 AM NUSDE makes case for more robust economy

distribution of goods, especially those locally produced could be one of the major ingredients to put Nigeria’s economy back on right track. Outgoing president of the National Union of Shops and Distributive Employees (NUSDE), Kelly Ogbaloi, in his speech at the fourth quadrinneal and 12th national delegates’ conference of the union on Thursday in Port Harcourt 23

April 1, 2018 7:24 PM 2019: APC has perfected plans to rig, there will be no elections – Ankio Briggs

Niger-Delta activist, Ankio Briggs has said the federal government is showing signs of desperation ahead of the 2019 general elections. Ankio, in an interview with DAILY POST, said the plot ahead of the 2019 elections is mainly targeted at oil-producing states. She said the desperation of the federal government is borne out of its actions towards Niger-Delta 32