Articles Posted in the " Rivers " Category


  • Kidnappers free Rivers Commissioner’s mom

    Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Madam Patience Tam-George, the 85-year-old mother of Austin Tam-George, the Rivers State Commissioner of Information and Communication has been set free. The who was abducted by gunmen in Okrika last Saturday was set free in the early hours of Friday. It was not clear if ransom was paid by members of her […] Post from PM News


  • Wike to security agencies: Arrest Pro-Biafra protesters

    Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has reiterated that his administration’s ban on public procession of any kind is still in force the state. Therefore, no group by whatever name is permitted to embark on public procession in the state under any guise. The warning is coming on the heels of several […] Post from PM News


  • Wande Coal loses N5m Master CD to marketer

    Paul Iyoghojie A marketer, Tochukwu Joe, 43, has been arrested by the operatives of the Zone 2 Police Command, Onikan, Lagos, western Nigeria, for allegedly obtaining a master recording CD, titled ‘WANTED’ valued at N5m from Henry Udo under false pretence. The master CD is the property of popular musician, Wande Coal. The police also […] Post from PM News


  • NUPENG slams DPR over fuel scarcity in Rivers

    Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, Port Harcourt zone, has slammed the Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR, in the zone for failing to monitor activities of depot owners and Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria, IPMAN. The NUPENG zonal chairman, Godwin Eruba condemned the inability of DPR to […] Post from PM News


  • Lagos flags off Office Of Civic Engagement

    Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, yesterday said the newly created Office of Civic Engagement, OCE, is open to all Lagosians and will on behalf of the government, listen to the people and ensure their concerns are adequately addressed. Ambode who was represented by his deputy, Dr. Idiat Oluranti Adebule at the flag off ceremony […] Post from PM News


  • Kidnappers of Rivers Info Commissioner’s mom slash ransom to N25m

    Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Kidnappers of Madam Patience Tam-George, the 85-year old mother of the Rivers State Commissioner of Information and Communication, have reduced the ransom they demanded from N30 million to N25 million for her release. Madam Patience Tam-George was abducted by gunmen in Okrika, Rivers State, southern Nigeria, about six days ago. One of […] Post from PM News


  • Saintism will overtake Christianity, Islam – Prof Thomas

    Professor Alexia Thomas, Chairman, The Commonwealth Liberation Party (TCLP), an opposition government in United Kingdom also doubles as Chairman, Commonwealth Alliance Treaty Commission and President, Independent Diplomat Commission (IDC) has claimed that Saintism will overtake the two leading religions in the world, Christianity and Islam. Q: What is the the ideology behind Saintism religion? Saintism practice […] Post from PM News


  • Rivers INEC insists on use of Card Readers

    Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Rivers INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner, Aniedi Ikoiwak, has said that despite the various Supreme Court judgments that tend to downplay the use of Card Readers the Commission will still use them for March 19 rerun election in the state. The state REC disclosed this while addressing party leaders and others at its […] Post from PM News


  • N8.8m Scam: EFCC hands over forfeited property to Skye Bank

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday February 16, 2016 handed over a forfeited asset of an uncompleted 3 Bedroom bungalow from one Seun Jamiu Odunayo to the complainant, Skye Bank Plc. Odunayo, a former banker and native of Sagamu in Ogun State, got into trouble after the Commission received a petition from […] Post from PM News