Three courts bombed in Rivers

The spectre of political violence in the state began in early January when some supporters of the APC in Rivers State were shot on their way to attend their party’s presidential campaign flag-off in Port Harcourt. The post Three courts bombed in Rivers appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Jonathan Has Admitted Failure in Niger Delta – Amaechi

Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi, said on Thursday in Benin City, Edo State that President Goodluck Jonathan admitted in Port Harcourt on Wednesday that he has failed the people of South- south for not impacting meaningfully in the region. Amaechi said with the self confessions of failure by the President,

Jonathan Pledges More Development if Re-elected, Woos Rivers Voters


President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday said that the Federal Government was determined to take development to all parts of the country and asked the people of Rivers to massively vote for the PDP. Jonathan said this while addressing the PDP presidential rally in Port Harcourt. He said his administration had

Bird Flu Spreads to Rivers State


Just last week, BN brought you the news that Bird Flu had emerged in Kano and Lagos states respectively (click here if you missed it). And now, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) is reporting that it has spread to Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The Rivers Government said on Tuesday that