Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Port Harcourt, Nigeria News

Local news for Port Harcourt, Nigeria continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

14 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Native & Vogue PH International Fashion Week 2014 - Creating A Fresh Runway

Designed as a dual platform to groom emerging designers and showcase established designers, Native and Vogue is positioned to drive and grow the local fashion industry into sustainable globally competitive brands.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nigeria, Africa, World News

Thu Jul 31, 2014

In-depth Africa

Soyinka declined many requests to host his 80th birthday, says Amaechi

Wole Soyinka, on his 80th birthday but he refused. Amaechi, who is also the Chairman of the Nigeria Governors' Forum , spoke on Wednesday night in Port Harcourt, the state capital, at a dinner in honour of Soyinka on his 80th birthday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nigeria, Africa, World News,

Vanguard

Oil workers petition FG over firms' anti-labour practices

Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers and the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN, have petitioned the Federal Government over alleged anti-labour activities by Nigerian Agip Oil Company and Plantgeria, accusing both organisations of trying to frustrate their members and undermine Nigeria's Local ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Nigeria, Africa, World News,

Wed Jul 30, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: More Airlines, Cheaper Air Fares?

Commercial flight operations are expected to increase as more new airlines prepare to hit the Nigerian airspace with new airports coming on stream in various states across the country.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nigeria, Africa, World News,

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Vanguard

'Rivers saved billions through BPP'

Director General of Rivers Bureau on Public Procurements, RSBPP, Mr. Franklin Nlerum, has said that the people of the state get value for money spent on projects and the provision of infrastructures, as Governor Rotimi Amaechi had made consistent and effective use of RSBPP, which has led to the state saving billions of naira.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nigeria, World News

Vanguard

PH residents groan over epileptic power supply

"I have not bothered to connect to the national grid since I moved into this my new house in Elelenwo area of the state three months ago because of the epileptic power situation", Mr. Tamy Charles told Vanguard Metro, VM.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nigeria, Africa, World News

Mon Jul 28, 2014

NorthcentralPa.com

School of Hospitality Management lends expertise to Nigerian food service execs

Oluwatoyin Alabi, president and CEO of a catering company in Port-Harcourt, Nigeria, said one of the most valuable things he learned while studying with instructors in Penn State's School of Hospitality Management is how to maximize small spaces without compromising food safety.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nigeria, World News

Hispanic Business

Tuc Tasks Jonathan On Billion-Dollar Security Loan

TUC's concern for the loan was borne out of fear on when the money would be paid back so that the country does not find itself in the same situation that characterized the former President greatest albatross.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nigeria, World News

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Vanguard

Modern rail: Nigeria Railways bids to sustain N4bn investment

Following the rehabilitation of the railway by the Federal Government 30 years after it was abandoned, the Nigerian Railway Corporation resorted to the refurbishment of old rolling stocks to return to tracks.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Africa,

In-depth Africa

52-year-old grandmother caught with AK-47 rifles in Port Harcourt

The Police have arrested a 52-year-old woman with four AK-74 rifles around the Emohua end of the East-West Road in Rivers State.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nigeria, World News

In-depth Africa

Photos: Lipton Tea treats fans to VIP breakfast with Bovi

These fans, some of whom came in from Ogun, Ondo, Kogi, Owerri, Lagos, and Abuja, Port-Harcourt and Kwara states, got to spend 2 hours interacting and getting to know the comedian one-on-one.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Africa,

Sat Jul 26, 2014

In-depth Africa

We'll make Port Harcourt cleanest city in Nigeria - RIWAMA

The Rivers Waste Management Agency on Thursday said it had commenced efforts towards making Port Harcourt the cleanest city in the country.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nigeria, Africa, World News

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Vanguard

Help, Aba residents cry out to FG, Gov Orji

BY CHIDI NKWOPARA. Aba is one of the two commercial and industrial nerve centres of the South East geo-political zone.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nigeria, World News

In-depth Africa

BON Awards Set To Unveil Nominees

On Friday 1 August, nominees for the 2014 Best of Nollywood Awards will be announced at a glamorous nominees' unveil holding in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, P.M.NEWS Entertainment Cafe has learnt.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nigeria, World News

Ghanamma.com

DKB, Oki Bakasi, Bovi Others To Rip Your Ribs At 1018 Night Of Laughs & Music

It's that time of the year again to let your hair down, lay aside your worries and laugh your heart out at the night of 1018 Laughs and Music.

Comment?

Related Topix: Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Nigeria, World News, Africa,

Vanguard

Maltina Dance All : 8 Finalists emerge from Port-Harcourt Auditions

It was a battle of talents and dexterity as hundreds of contestants took to the dance floor to compete for slots at the Maltina Dance All season eight regional audition held in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nigeria, Africa, World News

In-depth Africa

Abuja to host Federation Cup semi finals

The semi final matches of this year's Men and Women Federation Cup competitions will take place at the FIFA Goal Project, Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, said on Friday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Africa,

Hispanic Business

Okonjo-Iweala Lauds Abuja Rail, Airport Terminal Projects

This came even as for the execution of the projects. The minister who embarked on the inspection tour along with some top officials of the federal government and , expressed satisfaction with the level of work done so far on the projects.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nigeria, Africa, World News,

In-depth Africa

Okonjo-Iweala lauds FG's rail projects

The Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, on Thursday commended the progress made so far in the construction of the Federal Capital Territory's rail projects.

Comment?

Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Africa,

Thu Jul 24, 2014

In-depth Africa

Explosion at Kano motor park kills five, injures 12

A bomb hidden in a refrigerator exploded yesterday at the New Road Luxury Park in Sabon Gari, Kano, killing five people and injuring 12 others.

Comment?

Related Topix: Explosion, Nigeria, World News,

•••
•••
•••
•••
 
•••
•••
•••
•••