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Police Recover Burnt Bodies Of Three Officers In Rivers

Police Recover Burnt Bodies Of Three Officers In Rivers

News October 26, 2020 at 8:28 am 0 comments

Remains of three police officers and a soldier killed and burnt by suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra last week have been recovered by the Rivers State Police Command.
The state Commissioner of Police, Joseph Mukan, disclosed this when he

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No DPO Was Beheaded In Oyigbo, Rivers – Police

No DPO Was Beheaded In Oyigbo, Rivers – Police

News October 23, 2020 at 5:01 pm 0 comments

Police in Rivers have debunked rumour that a divisional police officer (DPO) was beheaded in Oyigbo Local Government Area by hoodlums.
Rivers police spokesman Nnamdi Omoni confirmed to Premium Times on Friday that the rumour was false.
He said no police officer has been killed in the area except two

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Police Set To Investigate Rising Rape Cases In Rivers Tertiary Institutions

Police Set To Investigate Rising Rape Cases In Rivers Tertiary Institutions

News October 17, 2020 at 3:59 pm 0 comments

The Police in Rivers State said they are investigating the alleged rising incidents of rape at the Ignatius Ajuru University of Education ( IAUE) , Rumuolumeni, on the outskirts of Port Harcourt .
The State Police Public Relations Officer , Nnamdi Omoni disclosed this to our correspondent in Port Harcourt

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22 suspects arrested for attacking SARS’ base in Rivers

22 suspects arrested for attacking SARS’ base in Rivers

News October 2, 2020 at 8:47 pm 0 comments

Twenty-two suspects have been arrested by the Rivers State Police Command in connection with the killing of one policeman during attack on Station of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS and burning of one its official vehicles in Oyigbo Local Government Area of Rivers State on October 1.
Speculations are rife

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Rivers govt shuts NDDC head office over alleged tax default

Rivers govt shuts NDDC head office over alleged tax default

News July 18, 2018 at 7:54 am 0 comments

Rivers State Internal Revenue Service, RSIRS, has again sealed off the Port Harcourt head-office of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, over alleged tax liabilities, disrupting activities at the commission, yesterday.
The state government had in April picketed the commission for allegedly owing her withholding tax estimated at over N600 million

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Wike, Not Media Friendly

Wike, Not Media Friendly

Opinions January 8, 2018 at 1:12 pm 0 comments

By Odimegwu Onwumere

I was with a group of pressmen this January when one of us frowningly said that the government of Governor Ezebunwo Nyesom Wike of Rivers State is not media friendly.

I would not have believed the statement if some of Wike’s media aides had

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