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  • Ohaneze To FG: Stop Hounding Pro-Biafra Agitators

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    The apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohaneze-Ndigbo World-wide, has advised the federal government to go into dialogue with pro-Biafra agitators, especially members of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) and the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), rather than  detaining and killing them. This is as it called on Igbos who…

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  • NYSC Refuses To Participate In Rivers Rerun

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    The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has said none of its members will participate in the conclusion of the legislative rerun election in Etche and Omuma local government areas of Rivers State on Saturday, February 25, 2017. This development, LEADERSHIP observed may not be unconnected with the violence that trailed March, 19 and December 10,…

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  • NYSC Refuses To Participate In Rivers Rerun

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    The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has said none of its members will participate in the conclusion of the legislative rerun election in Etche and Omuma local government areas of Rivers State on Saturday, February 25, 2017. This development, LEADERSHIP observed may not be unconnected with the violence that trailed March, 19 and December 10,…

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  • Police Killed 3 Kidnappers In Rivers

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    Operatives of the Rivers State Police Command killed three suspected notorious kidnappers in the Choba area of Port Harcourt, the state capital, on Friday. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Omoni Nnamdi, in a statement issued in Port Harcourt, said the operatives also rescued three kidnap victims who were kept at the kidnappers’ hideout in…

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  • RAINSTORM DESTROYS 96 HIGH TENSION POLES IN RIVERS

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    No fewer than 96 high tension poles belonging to Port Harcourt Electricity Distribution Company (PHED) were last Monday destroyed by heavy wind following a fierce downpour that occurred in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. Also destroyed along with the high tension poles are other associated materials, such as 150mm aluminum conductors spanning over 32,000…

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  • WIKE SETS UP JUDICIAL COMMISSION OF ENQUIRY OVER RIVERS RERUN 

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    Rivers State governor, Chief Ezebunwo Nyesom Wike has set up a Judicial Commission of Enquiry to investigate the killings and other violent acts that occurred during the December 10, 2016 legislative rerun election in the state. Recall that both the inspector-general of Police, Ibrahim Idris and chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor…

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  • Rivers Rerun: Wike Accuses Inec Of Handing Over Original Result Sheets To Amaechi

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    Rivers State governor, Chief Ezebunwo Nyesom Wike, has accused the leadership of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of handing over original result sheets for the forthcoming legislative rerun election in the state to the Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi. He alleged that Amaechi, who is the immediate past Governor of Rivers…

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  • Nigeria Is Sinking Irreversibly Down – Gov Wike

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    Rivers State Governor, Chief Ezebunwo Wike has declared that the nation is sinking irreversibly down the abyss, stressing that only a united front will salvage the country and set it on the path of growth. The governor regretted that either by commission or omission, the Federal Government has dragged the country into its worst economic…

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