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Apr 25, 2017

IPOB Leader, Kanu, granted bail

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Tuesday granted bail to the leader of ...
Apr 11, 2017

FRSC removes Rivers sector commander, others who cut female officials’ hair

The Federal Road Safety Commission’s Corps Marshal, Boboye Oyeyemi, has ...
Apr 7, 2017

Naval Commander, Ikoli, didn’t kill himself, officers say

The late Rear Adm. Daniel Ikoli, the Fleet Commander, Western Naval Command, ...
Apr 6, 2017

OF JUBILEE AND BRANDING

May 27th, Rivers state will be 50. It is the year of jubilee. Life truly moves ...
Apr 4, 2017

Why Security Council adopted resolution on Boko Haram crisis – Britain

The UK Permanent Representative to the UN, Matthew Rycroft, on Monday explained ...
Apr 4, 2017

FG begins online registration of unemployed Nigerians Wednesday

The Federal Government is to commence online registration of unemployed ...
Apr 3, 2017

RSU: A new touch for progress

The Rivers State University (RSU) is experiencing a new lease of life as it is ...
Mar 29, 2017

"Use what we make, make what we use" - Tinubu

Text of an address by former Lagos State Governor and chieftain of the All ...
Mar 23, 2017

Wike takes pleasure in blood, needs deliverance – Gov. Ortom

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has described his Rivers State ...

Headline/News update

April 25, 2017
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A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Tuesday granted bail to the leader of Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, on health grounds.  
April 11, 2017
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The Federal Road Safety Commission’s Corps Marshal, Boboye Oyeyemi, has reportedly ordered the recall of the Rivers State Sector Commander,
April 07, 2017
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The late Rear Adm. Daniel Ikoli, the Fleet Commander, Western Naval Command, Lagos, who was found dead at his Apapa residence on April 5, did not

Opinion

March 22, 2017
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No thanks to the unholy machinations of an unscrupulous cabal in the presidency which formed a satanic partnership with a shamelessly crooked senate,
March 22, 2017
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The problem is that talking about the differences between the governors that ruled Rivers state since 1999 has been the frenzy but nobody ever
March 18, 2017
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Where are the public intellectuals? A question I wish Rivers State Governor, Ezebuwon Nyesom Wike, will give resounding answers to. Something bad

Politics

April 03, 2017
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The Rivers State University (RSU) is experiencing a new lease of life as it is being re-positioned to serve the people of Rivers State and
March 22, 2017
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The current state of our Capital City, Port Harcourt is a source of concern for this administration. Incidents of flooding, traffic
January 20, 2017
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Chief Justice Roberts, President Carter, President Clinton, President Bush, President Obama, fellow Americans and people of the world, thank you.

Interview

February 26, 2017
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The bitter political fight between Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, and his former close associate and now Rivers State Governor,
January 07, 2017
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Mr. Fidet Edetanlen Okhiria is the Managing Director, Nigeria Railway Corporation, NRC, and is the man driving the expansion project of this key
December 03, 2016
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Honourable Ojukaye Flag-Amachree is a member of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State. He recently was granted bail by the Court of

Crime Watch

March 06, 2017
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How he got N20m, 48 hours after his rescue• Paid arms’ supplier N6m shortly before his death• He was trailed for 4 weeks
December 07, 2016
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A female member of staff of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Soibifaa Philips, has been murdered in cold blood by a suspected serial
August 20, 2016
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Law Review Series: Provocation as a mitigating element in murder cases in Nigeria: Shande V. The State [2005] 40 WRN 145; [2005] 12 NWLR (PT. 939)

Fashion & Style

March 15, 2017
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Tastefully branded Nigerian wrist watches crafted in the best of Swiss time-keeping tradition have hit the market. But for now, only residents in
January 23, 2017
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Nollywood movie blockbuster, 76, has set its foot on Ghanaian soil setting another record as it received airwave review and rave. The team, led by
January 07, 2017
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In what is being described as long overdue, the cast and crew of the award winning movie, 76, are heading to Ghana to engage their fans and cinema

Literary Discourse

December 15, 2016
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A Nigerian resident in Awka, Anambra State, Walter Emeka Dinjos, has been officially announced as a winner in the Writers of the Future Contest. The
November 28, 2016
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There had not been such illnesses in the history of Konto Community, a history spanning over one thousand five hundred centuries, as it was
November 25, 2016
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Lecture presented at the University of Nigeria By Dakuku Adol Peterside, Ph.D IntroductionI am most grateful to the Department of

Columnist

April 06, 2017
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May 27th, Rivers state will be 50. It is the year of jubilee. Life truly moves at such a dizzying pace. Fifty years is a good time to count and
April 03, 2017
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That the political ruckus ripping the opposition party in Nigeria, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has reached a crescendo is an understatement.
March 12, 2017
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Mr. President, Nigerians warmly welcome you back home from London after your medical vacation. You shall live long for our dear country. You shall

Business

January 10, 2017
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Emirates airlines said it has more than 130 Nigerians in its employment list thereby debunking a recent report that only about 10 Nigerians are with
December 09, 2016
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Africa’s foremost financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, in partnership with the British Council, the UK’s international
December 07, 2016
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Mettā, a community for entrepreneurs and innovators, has opened its second flagship location in Nairobi, the capital of Kenya. The new home for

Health

February 01, 2017
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On 1 February 2016, I declared that the Zika outbreak sweeping through the Americas was a public health emergency of international concern. That was
August 13, 2016
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Biologists have used genetic engineering since the 1980s in crop plants to alter characteristics such as; higher vitamin content, longer shelf life
August 02, 2016
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Biotechnology refers to any technique that uses living organisms ranging from virus, bacteria, plants and animals or parts of the organisms to derive

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Education

Nigerian teen gets accepted by all eight Ivy League schools

05 April 2017
Nigerian teen gets accepted by all eight Ivy League schools

There must be something in the water at Elmont Memorial High School. For the second year in a row, an Elmont Memorial High School student has been accepted to all...

Celebrating a rare Nigerian jewel - Dame Dr. Christie Toby-- leading light of inclusive education in Nigeria

23 March 2017
Celebrating a rare Nigerian jewel - Dame Dr. Christie Toby-- leading light of inclusive education in Nigeria

If today the world comes to a sudden, screeching end and is rolled over as a worn-out scroll, the likes of Dame (Dr) Christie Toby educationist, administrator, church leader and...

How much of your mother tongue do you know?

22 March 2017
How much of your mother tongue do you know?

Names of animals in the Igbo language (Na Asusu Igbo) 1) Goat = Ewu (Male = Mkpi, Female = Nne Ewu)2) Fowl = Okuko (Male = Oke Ọkpa, Female =Nnekwu)3)...

Tourism

Jumeirah Group unveils new state-of-the-art product

11 March 2016
Jumeirah Group unveils new state-of-the-art product

In the bid to give visitors to Dubai a luxurious and an unforgettable experience, Jumeirah Group, in collaboration with Emirates Holiday and Dubai Tourism, recently showcased its products and new...

Emirates Skywards launches complimentary miles promotion

24 April 2015
Emirates Skywards launches complimentary miles promotion

Emirates Skywards is set to reward members who fly five times when travelling on selected destinations to Asia. This reward comes in the shape of a reward ticket to Dubai....

S'Africa claims 2 of Emirates’ top 5 passenger destinations in Africa

25 March 2014
S'Africa claims 2 of Emirates’ top 5 passenger destinations in Africa

South Africa also takes top holiday spot South Africa has been announced as Emirates’ Airlines shining diamond in Africa for both passenger traffic and as a holiday destination, the airline...

Sports

Tennis: World No. 117, Istomin, stuns No. 2 Djokovic

19 January 2017
Tennis: World No. 117, Istomin, stuns No. 2 Djokovic

World Tennis Number 2, Novak Djokovic, has suffered a shocking defeat in the hands of Denis Istomin, ranked Number 117. In 13 appearances at the Australian Open, Djokovic had won...

Gov. Ikpeazu hails FC Ifeanyi Uba, Enugu Rangers

08 November 2016
Gov. Ikpeazu hails FC Ifeanyi Uba, Enugu Rangers

Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has congratulated FC Ifeanyi Uba on their recent victory in the 2016 Federation Cup competition. Governor Ikpeazu also congratulated the management and players of...

FIFA 2018: Iwobi, Iheanacho send Zambia home crying as Nigeria beat Zambia 2-1

09 October 2016
FIFA 2018: Iwobi, Iheanacho send Zambia home crying as Nigeria beat Zambia 2-1

Two first-half goals from Alex Iwobi and Kelechi Iheanacho on Sunday sent the Zambian national team home in sorrow. So, Nigeria’s Super Eagles on Sunday opened their quest for the...

Relationship

My horrible story – Read and beware of that sex predator

31 October 2016
My horrible story – Read and beware of that sex predator

"When he was done, he brought out a small blade, and he looked at me for a minute and said, this scare is going to always serve as a reminder,...

“My wife, I am sorry”

25 July 2016
“My wife, I am sorry”

He woke up in the morning and found her praying. He heard her praying for him. He stared at her. It has been a long time since he has seen...

How far are you willing to go to get your wife pregnant?

01 March 2016
How far are you willing to go to get your wife pregnant?

Just how desperate are you to have a child? After exploring all avenues available to you medically, are you willing to seek outside help? Like natural insemination? Artificial insemination is...

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