2 hrs ago
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.
4 hrs ago
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.
8 hrs ago
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.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
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.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
RVSG: Oyigbo City needs attention
SIR: Oyigbo city, in Oyigbo local government area of Rivers State could be described as a gateway city to Port Harcourt for travelers traveling from the neighbouring Abia State.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Nigeria: Is the Niger Delta Region the 'Epicentre of Electoral Fraud'?
Is the Nigeria's oil rich "South South", or Niger Delta region, the "epicentre" of vote-rigging in Nigeria? Voter turnout figures suggest that it is particularly exposed to electoral fraud.
Nigeria: Govt 'Reviving' Railway System, Says Official
Nigeria's Transport Minister says the administration has allocated funds and implemented strategic plans to revitalize the country's railway system, which has been in a poor state for decades.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
25 pro-Amaechi lawmakers decamp to APC
The 25 pro-Governor Rotimi Amaechi lawmakers in Rivers State, have dumped the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for All Progressives Congress, APC, during the sitting of the state House of Assembly, yesterday, at the old auditorium of Government House, Port Harcourt.
Chinda - Allegation Is Politically Motivated
In a statement signed by its Director of Publicity and Research, Livingstone Wechie, and released to journalists in Port Harcourt yesterday, the CLO alleged that the commissioner failed to remit the funds to FADAMA and the projects in the state.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Presidency orders Works Minister to fix P'Harcourt-Onne Road
A buja - the Presidency has given marching orders to Works Minister, Mike Onolememen, to fix the Port Harcourt-Onne Road with immediate effect.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Read What 15 Men Did To 16-Year-Old Girl At A Party In Rivers State
A 15-man gang, who allegedly raped a 16-year-old girl in Gbuga area of Ogbunabali, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, have been arrested.
Ibinabo Fiberesima Set To Walk Down The Aisle
She might not emerge as the AGN president for a second term she's a current President now and also set to wed.
Sterling Bank Commences ATM Activation
The locations for the four-week programme would include ), East and South-south .
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Sex Worker Sells Her Newborn Baby For N20,000
A yet to be identified prostitute from Yenagoa metropolis, Bayelsa State, was said to have sold her newborn baby for N20,000 on Monday, 14 July.
Fierce Gun Fight Leaves, One Police Officer, Three Robbers Dead
Police officers attached to the Rivers State Command on Monday killed two armed robbers in a foiled operation at the state News Papers Corporation.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Port Harcourt will experience power cut for 10 days
The Port Harcourt Electricity Distribution Company , on Sunday, announced that it would cut power supply to Port Harcourt between July 13 and 23 for repairs and upgrade of facilities.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Confusion over Wike's fate in cabinet
Minister of State for Education, Nyesom Wike is back in the news following speculations yesterday that he had resigned from the Federal Executive Council.
Strike cripples Rivers Judicial arm of government
PORT HARCOURT: It is one month now the Rivers State Judiciary complex has been under lock and key due to the strike embarked upon by the state chapter of Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria, JUSUN.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Group Vows to Scuttle Amaechi's U.S.$280 Million Loan
The President General of GDI, Worldwide, Hon. Bright Amewhule, said in Port Harcourt yesterday at a press briefing that even though the state government had stopped the courts from functioning, the group would use other means to ensure that the loan was not released.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Gunmen Kidnap APC Lawmaker In Rivers State
A lawyer and Chairman of Judiciary committee of Rivers State House of Assembly representing Etche Constituency, Golden Chioma has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen.