8 hrs ago
Modern rail: Nigeria Railways bids to sustain N4bn investment
Following the rehabilitation of the railway by the Federal Government 30 years after it was abandoned, the Nigerian Railway Corporation resorted to the refurbishment of old rolling stocks to return to tracks.
15 hrs ago
52-year-old grandmother caught with AK-47 rifles in Port Harcourt
The Police have arrested a 52-year-old woman with four AK-74 rifles around the Emohua end of the East-West Road in Rivers State.
23 hrs ago
Photos: Lipton Tea treats fans to VIP breakfast with Bovi
These fans, some of whom came in from Ogun, Ondo, Kogi, Owerri, Lagos, and Abuja, Port-Harcourt and Kwara states, got to spend 2 hours interacting and getting to know the comedian one-on-one.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
We'll make Port Harcourt cleanest city in Nigeria - RIWAMA
The Rivers Waste Management Agency on Thursday said it had commenced efforts towards making Port Harcourt the cleanest city in the country.
Okonjo-Iweala Lauds Abuja Rail, Airport Terminal Projects
This came even as for the execution of the projects. The minister who embarked on the inspection tour along with some top officials of the federal government and , expressed satisfaction with the level of work done so far on the projects.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Help, Aba residents cry out to FG, Gov Orji
BY CHIDI NKWOPARA. Aba is one of the two commercial and industrial nerve centres of the South East geo-political zone.
BON Awards Set To Unveil Nominees
On Friday 1 August, nominees for the 2014 Best of Nollywood Awards will be announced at a glamorous nominees' unveil holding in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, P.M.NEWS Entertainment Cafe has learnt.
DKB, Oki Bakasi, Bovi Others To Rip Your Ribs At 1018 Night Of Laughs & Music
It's that time of the year again to let your hair down, lay aside your worries and laugh your heart out at the night of 1018 Laughs and Music.
Maltina Dance All : 8 Finalists emerge from Port-Harcourt Auditions
It was a battle of talents and dexterity as hundreds of contestants took to the dance floor to compete for slots at the Maltina Dance All season eight regional audition held in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
Abuja to host Federation Cup semi finals
The semi final matches of this year's Men and Women Federation Cup competitions will take place at the FIFA Goal Project, Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, said on Friday.
Delta $16bn Gas City project: Gbaramatu Ijaws demand own Epz c'ttee
ETHNIC contention for stakes in the $16 billion Odigigben Export Processing Zone, EPZ, in Warri South-West Local Government Area of Delta State, has escalated with Ijaws of Gbaramatu Kingdom asking the Delta State Government to inaugurate an EPZ Interface Committee for Ijaws affected by the project as had been done for their Itsekiri neighbours.
Okonjo-Iweala lauds FG's rail projects
The Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, on Thursday commended the progress made so far in the construction of the Federal Capital Territory's rail projects.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Explosion at Kano motor park kills five, injures 12
A bomb hidden in a refrigerator exploded yesterday at the New Road Luxury Park in Sabon Gari, Kano, killing five people and injuring 12 others.
3,000 DPP members decamp to Apc in Delta council
By Godwin Oghre Sapele-No fewer than 3,000 Democratic Peoples Party, DPP, members, including some prominent ward, local and state executives in Warri North Local Government Area of Delta State, yesterday decamped to the All Progressives Congress, APC.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
RVSG: Oyigbo City needs attention
SIR: Oyigbo city, in Oyigbo local government area of Rivers State could be described as a gateway city to Port Harcourt for travelers traveling from the neighbouring Abia State.
A Daniel is born
Chief Daniel Okumagba, who lived from 1922 to 2000, was widely acknowledged as a man of truth, courage and discipline.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Ethnic feud puts $16b EPZ project at risk
The Gbaramatu Ijaw, co-owners of the land on which the project will be sited, are against naming it after Ogidigben , an appellation which suggests an Itsekiri landlordship.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Nigeria: Is the Niger Delta Region the 'Epicentre of Electoral Fraud'?
Is the Nigeria's oil rich "South South", or Niger Delta region, the "epicentre" of vote-rigging in Nigeria? Voter turnout figures suggest that it is particularly exposed to electoral fraud.
Nigeria: Govt 'Reviving' Railway System, Says Official
Nigeria's Transport Minister says the administration has allocated funds and implemented strategic plans to revitalize the country's railway system, which has been in a poor state for decades.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
25 pro-Amaechi lawmakers decamp to APC
The 25 pro-Governor Rotimi Amaechi lawmakers in Rivers State, have dumped the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for All Progressives Congress, APC, during the sitting of the state House of Assembly, yesterday, at the old auditorium of Government House, Port Harcourt.