A former Secretary to the Delta State Government (SSG), Comrade Ovuozourie Macaulay has canceled merriments and celebrations meant to mark his 60th birthday anniversary. He turns 60 on Sunday, the 25th of this month. The cancellation of the celebrations is in deference to the present happenings in the country arising from the Covid-19 pandemic, Oleh nine killings in Isoko and #ENDSARS protests. In a statement … Continue reading MACAULAY PUTS OFF BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS IN HONOUR OF VICTIMS OF COVID-19, #EndSARS
A STATE-WIDE BROADCAST REINFORCING THE PROSCRIPTION IPOB IN RIVERS STATE, BY GOVERNOR NYESOM WIKE, CON, GSSRS, POS 23rd OCTOBER 2020. My Dear Good People of Rivers State, 2. The Rivers State Government views with serious concern the unending destructive activities of the outlawed Indigenous Peoples Organization of Biafra (IPOB) in Rivers State. 3. Recall that the IPOB was classified as a terrorist organization by the … Continue reading GOV WIKE SLAMS BIAFRA GROUP (A STATE-WIDE BROADCAST REINFORCING THE PROSCRIPTION IPOB IN RIVERS STATE BY GOVERNOR NYESOM WIKE, CON, GSSRS, POS 23rd OCTOBER 2020.
The newly reconstituted Rivers State Independent Electoral Commission (RSIEC) has been charged to ensure it conducts a credible election in compliance with the Local Government Laws of the state. Special Assistant (Media) to the Rivers Governor, Mr. Kelvin Ebiri in a statement, disclosed that Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, gave this charge shortly after inaugurating the reconstituted electoral commission at the executive chambers … Continue reading GOV WIKE TASKS RSIEC ON CONDUCT OF LG CREDIBLE ELECTION
It is unfortunate that the initial genuine and well-intended protest of youths in parts of the country against the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) was hijacked and misdirected, President Muhammadu Buhari told former Heads of State and Presidents of Nigeria, Friday in Abuja. In a virtual meeting with the former leaders, President Buhari reiterated that the Government will not fold its arms and allow miscreants and … Continue reading HOW ENDSARS PROTEST WAS HIJACKED; MISDIRECTED, PRESIDENT BUHARI TELLS FORMER HEADS OF STATE
The Minority Caucus in the House of Representatives has reviewed the Thursday speech by President Muhammadu Buhari on the protest across the country and submits that the address did not meet the expectation of most Nigerians. In a statement on Friday signed by the Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu, the Caucus said, “As representatives of the people, our caucus is … Continue reading #EndSARS: PRESIDENT BUHARI’S SPEECH LEAVES MUCH TO BE DESIRED – Reps Minority Caucus
PRESS RELEASE ATTACK ON POLICE STATIONS Three Police Stations in Rivers State came under attack yesterday 21/10/2020 at about 2130hrs when hoodlums numbering about 500 suspected to be members of the proscribed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) invaded the Oyigbo Area Command, Oyigbo and Afam Police Stations, setting them ablaze and damaging about fifteen vehicles including one Armored Personnel Carrier (APC). 2. In the wake … Continue reading #EndSARS Protests: RIVERS POLICE GIVES UPDATE ON ATTACK, ARSON IN OYIGBO, OTHER AREAS
Rivers State Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike today innaugurated a Judicial Commision Of Inquiry to investigate alleged acts of violence, torture, brutality, murder and violation of fundamental human rights of citizens committed by Officers, Men and Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force particularly the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (F-SARS) in Rivers State. The Commission which has the underlisted membership is expected to submit its report in sixty … Continue reading #EndSARS Protests: GOV WIKE LISTS TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR JUDICAL PANEL OF ENQUIRY