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NAFDAC nabs ‘kingpin’ of fake insecticides

The National Agency for Food and Drug administration and Control (NAFDAC) said it arrested a kingpin behind the supply of fake insecticides in Port Harcourt.

Rivers commissioner: Blame oil firms for rise in violence, drug abuse

The Rivers State Commissioner for Social Welfare and Rehabilitation, Mr. Damiete Herbert Miller, has blamed oil companies for rise in violence and drug abuse among youths in the Niger Delta region.

Evangelist, others kill NNPC senior staff after collecting N5m ransom

Operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Special Intelligence Response Team, led by Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari, have arrested a gang of kidnappers, who allegedly abducted and killed a senior staff of the Nigeria National Petroleum Cooperation, John Iheanacho, in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

Rivers council poll: RSIEC denies journalists accreditation, sell passes for N1, 000

The Rivers State Independent Electoral Commission (RSIEC) has barred journalists from covering the state’s local government election today.

General Abdulsalami commends Governor Wike for project delivery in Rivers

A former Head of State, Abdulsalami Abubakar, has commended the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, for his delivery of projects to the Rivers people.

Governor Ikpeazu has performed – Uche Secondus

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Prince Uche Secondus, has said the Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has performed in the delivery of democracy dividend.

Big Brother Naija 2018 auditions begin

Big Brother Naija has returned to TV screens for a third edition in 2018 and the search for the next batch of Housemates is on.

Soldiers surround Kanu’s home, invade NUJ office

Tension has returned to Umuahia, the Abia State Capital, as a detachment of soldiers from the Nigerian Army has surrounded the Afaraukwu country home of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu.

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