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Rivers Crisis: PDP Intimidating Supreme Court Justices–APC

Jude Johnson   The All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused its main opposition challenger, People's Democratic Party (PDP) of meddling in the party's crisis in Rivers State by allegedly intimidating the Supreme Court Justices. APC in a statement on Monday by its Mallam National Publicity Secretary, Mr. Lanre Issa-Onilu, expressed dismay at what it described as

2019 Elections: Military, gullible INEC staff rigged APC back to power–Secondus

•Says PDP survived 'political terrorism' ...Defeated combined team of APC, military and INEC staff in Rivers •Salutes elected PDP Governors, legislators•Vows to recover mandates in Kano, Osun, Kaduna, Nasarawa Senator Iroegbu  The National Chairman of the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, has accused the Nigerian Military and some staff of

Rivers Guber Poll: APC, Amaechi pressuring DSS to scuttle collation of result–PDP

Senator Iroegbu  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused  the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, and All Progressives Congress (APC) of a plot to scuttle the collation of results for the governorship election in Rivers State,  South-South Nigeria.  This was contained in a statement on Friday by the National Publicity Secretary of PDP, Mr. Kola

Wike vs GOC: CSOs storm Rivers on fact-finding, fault Wike on Army

*Say Gov's allegation against GOC 6 Division, a sharp departure from reality on ground Jude Johnson A Coalition of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) has blamed Governor Nyesom Wike on the current security situation in Rivers State, saying he was not helping security agencies to curb the menace of insecurity pervading the state. The group said its assessment

Army discovers Illegal Militia Training Camp with over 100 recruits in Rivers

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Army said it has discovered an illegal militia training camp in Tai Local Government Area (LGA) of Rivers State, with over 100 recruits undergoing military type of training. The Deputy Director Army Public Relations col. Aminu Iliyasu in a statement on Thursday. According to the state my the discovery

Pirates kidnap 12 crew members from Swiss ship off Nigerian coast

Pirates have kidnapped 12 crew members from a Swiss merchant vessel around 45 nautical miles southwest of Bonny Island, the ship's operator has said in a statement. Massoel Shipping, the operator of MV Glarus, said on Saturday that the vessel carrying wheat was travelling between the southwestern commercial capital Lagos and

Zenith Bank MD in EFCC net over suspicious withdrawal of N117b by Rivers govt

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has grilled the Managing Director of Zenith Bank, Peter Olisamedua Amangbo over alleged N117b suspicious transactions by the Rivers state government in the past three years. Amangbo allegedly confessed that the bank raked in N5.2billion as charges on the transactions and that the sums were