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Stampedes lead to deaths at Nigerian civil service examinations
As many as 23 people were killed in chaos that erupted at Nigeria Immigration Service recruitment examination sites, the interior minister said Sunday.
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Gunmen Kill 100 in Central Nigeria - Officials
Nigerian militant youths display weapons at an arms collection centre at Tourist beach in the oil hub Port Harcourt.
Sat Mar 15, 2014
Ambush, rape on Abuja pedestrian bridges
They are no doubt a part of the social infrastructures built for one purpose: to link one point with another.
Nigerian Immigration Recruitment: Four dead in Port Harcourt
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Stampede mars NIS recruitment in Rivers
Some 25, 000 applicants were scheduled to participate in the NIS job recruitment interview holding at the 16, 000 capacity Liberation Stadium in Port Harcourt.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
APC Condemns Upsurge in Assassination in Rivers
The All Progressives Congress , Rivers State Chapter, has described as condemnable and unacceptable, the recent upsurge in assassination and kidnapping in the State.
So In Love! Watch P Square's Paul & Anita's Pre-Wedding Shoot
Paul Okoye of P-Square and his lovely bride-to-be, Anita Isama. are tying the knot the traditional way on Saturday 22nd March 2014 in Port Harcourt, Rivers.
Navy seizes 87,500 litres of diesel in Rivers
The Nigerian Navy said it impounded 87,500 litres of diesel worth N14.4m while on routine patrol of Isaka creek in Rivers.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
a Rise and Claim What Belongs to Youa , APC Charges Nigerians
'Rise and Claim What Belongs to You', APC Charges Nigerians *Commends Amaechi's efforts to enhance democracy and good governance The All Progressives Congress , Rivers State Chapter, has charged Nigerians to rise and put an end to the wanton looting of their common patrimony by greedy cabal intent on perpetuating its evil grip on the country's ... (more)
SFCC student prepares for trip to Amputee Soccer World Cup - Thu, 13 Mar 2014 PST
In 2006, Henry Sunday, then 21, was coming home with two friends in his native Port Harcourt, Nigeria, when they were hit by a drunken driver.
Rivers PDP Berates Amaechi Over Good Governance Conference
SUMMIT 4 L-R CHAIRMAN OF EVENT, HON. JUSTICE ADOLPHUS KARIBI-WHYTE, DEPUTY GOVERNOR TELE IKURU, GOVENOR CHIBUIKE AMAECHI, H.E JOHN BRUTON.
FG Reassures On Completion Of East-West Road In 2014
Mr Mohammed Barsha, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, on Wednesday assured that a substantial part of the East-West Road in Port Harcourt would be completed in 2014.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Nigerians in South Africa mobilise petition against police brutality
The Nigerian Union in South Africa on Wednesday says it is mobilising Nigerians in that country to sign a petition against police brutality on Nigerians.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Ex-British PM lauds Nigeria's electoral system
FORMER British Prime Minister, Mr. Jack Straw and the former Prime Minister of Ireland, Mr John Bruton, have described the absence of rule of law as an impediment to the development of a healthy democracy in any system.
Victims of Port Harcourt market fire appeal for support
Some victims of the Dec. 17, 2013 fire disaster in Mile 1 Market, Port Harcourt, on Tuesday appealed for financial assistance from the Rivers Government.
UNIPORT lecturers embark on strike
The supervising Minister of Education, Nyesom Wike has criticised members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, University of Port Harcourt chapter, for boycotting lectures.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Burden of proof: Oil spills in the Niger Delta
Men and women from communities in Rivers and Bayelsa States attended a workshop to learn how to effectively monitor oil spills themselves.
Nigeria: I Was Shot, Abe Insists
Senator Magnus Abe has insisted that he was shot by the Police during the aborted rally of the Save Rivers Movement, SRM, in Port Harcourt recently.
2015: PDP Can't Reclaim Rivers, Adamawa, Amaechi, Nyako Tell Jonathan
President Goodluck Jonathan's declaration that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will take back the five states where the governors recently defected to the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the 2015 general elections has been described as wishful thinking.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Kidnappers demand N30m to free Rivers PDP chieftain
Several days after the abduction of a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Dicken Worlu, his captors are demanding the sum of N30 million as ransom.