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I Will Not Rule Rivers State On My Knees – Gov. Fubara

THE governor of Rivers State, Siminalayi Fubara has vowed not to rule the state on bended knees. He stated that he would only rule with pride and stand for what is right for the people. The governor said this at the country home of Sir Celestine Omehia in Ubima community, Ikwerre …

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PHOTOS: Alex Otti Visits Governor Fubara In Port Harcourt

GOVERNOR Alex Otti of Abia State on Tuesday, visited his counterpart in Rivers State, Siminalayi Fubara. A video trending on the internet shows Otti arriving at the Rivers State government house in Port Harcourt.  Newsextra24 reports Alex Otti was invited by Fubara for the commissioning of the reconstructed Aleto-Ebubu-Eteo (Old Port …

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Rivers Community Calls For Urgent Action To Address Pollution

Kebetkache in Rivers State has sounded the alarm on the pollution committed in the oil-rich state by the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), calling on the oil exploration company, the government, global community, regulatory agencies and relevant stakeholders to take urgent action to address the issues. In …

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We Have Been Begging Wike To Join APC – Tony Okocha

THE chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) caretaker committee in Rivers State, Tony Okocha, has declared that the party wants the FCT Minister, Nyesom Wike, to join its fold. Okocha, in an interview published by The Nation on Sunday, said he has been begging Wike both openly and secretly to …

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Gunmen Free South Korean Workers Kidnapped In Rivers

TWO South Korean citizens who were victims of a kidnapping incident in Rivers State, Nigeria, about a month ago, have regained their freedom. Newsextra24 reports that their release was confirmed in a statement issued on Saturday (today) by the foreign ministry in Seoul. According to Seoul’s Yonhap news agency, the two individuals, who …

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NAF Airstrike Destroys Six Illegal Oil Refineries In Rivers State

THE Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has confirmed the destruction of six illegal oil refining sites in Opu Arugbana in Degema Local Government Area of Rivers State. According to NAF in a statement on Tuesday by its Director of Public Relations and Information, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet, the illegal refineries were destroyed …

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