I paid N2,700.000 for triplets, says victim of baby factory
A baby delivery syndicate was recently unearthed by the Police and a key suspect arrested and paraded in Lagos, alongside two other women who were believed to have paid certain sums of money respectively, to be delivered of babies.
2015: Anenih's agenda for Jonathan
By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor Chief Anthony Anenih's capacity for doing the political impossible is legendary.
Tue May 14, 2013
Lawmakers allege plot to kill Amaechi, others
FROM being only a thorny political issue, the crisis in Rivers State is moving fast to take a tragic character.
Mantrac to invest in engine rebuild centre
Mantrac Ghana Limited will invest over 20 million dollars into the construction of a new Engine Rebuild Centre near Takoradi to serve the oil and Gas and Mining clients, Mr Emad Adeeb, Managing Director, said on Monday.
Mon May 13, 2013
Govs oppose emergency rule in northern states, condemn killings
SHOCKED at the call for the declaration of a state of emergency in some northern states, the Nigeria Governors' Forum has appealed to the Federal Government to consider those behind the clamour as enemies of the country.
Court orders police to end barricade of Rivers council
A FEDERAL High Court has ordered the police to end their 10 days barricade of the Obio-Akpor local council secretariat in Rumudomaya, Rivers State.
Sun May 12, 2013
Nigeria: Port Harcourt Celebrates Achebe
The Rainbow Book Club in partnership with the British Council Port Harcourt, organised a tribute evening in honour of the late prof.
Sat May 11, 2013
Danger Signals: Stockpiling wood for bonfire in Rivers
IT has been one form of alarm or the other raised by either faction in the struggle to take political control of Rivers State.
Fri May 10, 2013
Rivers Youth Movement (RYM) pledges support to Amaechi
The Rivers Youth Movement worldwide, has pledged support and loyalty to the Rivers State Governor, and Chairman of Nigeria Governors' Forum, Rt.
a Response to Actress, Chioma Chukwuka and Comedian, Ay's Madness...
I decided to write this piece as a response to the appalling attitude displayed by comedian Ayo Makun, popularly known as AY, and Nollywood actress Chioma Chukwuka, now known as Chioma Akpotha.
Thu May 09, 2013
Court adjourns hearing in suit asking Police to vacate Obio/Akpor council
HEARING in a suit by the Caretaker Committee of Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State, before a Federal High Court, Port Harcourt, praying the court to order the Police to vacate Obio/Akpor council secretariat, will continue today.
Military aircraft crashes, explodes on runway
A NIGERIAN Air Force Parade helicopter crashed on the runway of the Nigerian Air Force Base in Port Harcourt, Rivers State Thursday.
Paragonis MMP Marks CarniRiv Milestone PreSonus StudioLive
Now in its fifth year, the annual Port Harcourt Carnival, better known as CarniRiv, has evolved from its modest beginnings as an informal regional gathering to become a major festival event - a true carnival in many respects.
NIMASA flouts Senate's directive on deployment, retirement and...
DESPITE the directive by the Senate Committee on Marine Transport to the management of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency to stay action on all staff deployment, retirement and appointment, the agency may have flouted the directive as a new re-deployment exercise has taken place.
CBN - Clearing The Shelves
THE House of Representatives committee querying the Central Bank of Nigeria's N2.8 billion expenditure on the renovation of its Port Harcourt branch is in a testy situation.
Wed May 08, 2013
Rivers Assembly flays invasion by protesting youths
SPEAKER of Rivers State House of Assembly, Mr. Otelemaba Amachree, has condemned Monday's invasion of the House by youths under the aegis of Grassroots Development Initiative.
My opponents after Rivers' resources, says Amaechi
AMID the lingering crisis within the People's Democratic Party in his State, Governor Chibuike Amaechi of Rivers State Wednesday attributed the imbroglio to the quest by his opponents to control the state's resources.
Privatisation will enhance electricity delivery
PORT HARCOURT: MINISTER of Power, Professor Chinedu Nebo, has again assured that privatization of the power sector would step up power supply in the country.
Host communities in Rivers vow to occupy oil field over alleged marginalisation
HOST communities of E A Field 12 have called on Shell Petroleum Development Company to urgently address issues of marginalisation presented to it within seven days, failung which, they would occupy the field indefinitely.
Those who can't fly
IT must be stated clearly that aviation authorities have statutory rights to decide which aircraft flies.