Tag: rivers state

‘Frustrated’ man commits suicide in Port Harcourt
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‘Frustrated’ man commits suicide in Port Harcourt

Super Wotzup- August 28, 2020

A man identified as Chinedu Peter Ogwa has committed suicide in Wokoma Street in Mile Three Diobu area of Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital ... Read More

Nine suspected Yahoo boys arrested in Port Harcourt (photos)
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Nine suspected Yahoo boys arrested in Port Harcourt (photos)

Super Wotzup- August 28, 2020

The Port Harcourt Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Wednesday, August 26, 2020, arrested nine suspected internet fraudsters. A statement ... Read More

Nigerian woman robbed off her baby and thrown into a septic tank is rescued after three days
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Nigerian woman robbed off her baby and thrown into a septic tank is rescued after three days

Super Wotzup- August 21, 2020

A woman has been rescued from a septic tank three days after a man who stole her baby from her threw her in there. The ... Read More

Rivers State Governor, Wike approves the reopening of schools
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Rivers State Governor, Wike approves the reopening of schools

Super Wotzup- August 4, 2020

The Rivers State Government has approved the safe reopening of schools in the state for exit classes only. Commissioner for Education in the state, Prof. ... Read More

Nunieh’s house arrest: Rivers State is fully out to fight – Governor Wike
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Nunieh’s house arrest: Rivers State is fully out to fight – Governor Wike

Super Wotzup- July 16, 2020

Governor Nyesom Wike who rescued former Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) Joy Nunieh from house arrest earlier today, has stated that he will ... Read More

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike rescues Joy Nunieh from “house arrest” (videos)
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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike rescues Joy Nunieh from “house arrest” (videos)

Super Wotzup- July 16, 2020

Governor Nyesom Wike has rescued former Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Joy Nunieh from "house arrest". The media reported earlier that Joy Nunieh ... Read More

Rotimi Amaechi celebrates former Rivers State governor Ada-George at 80
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Rotimi Amaechi celebrates former Rivers State governor Ada-George at 80

Super Wotzup- July 11, 2020

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has described Rufus Ada-George, a former Governor of old Rivers, comprising Bayelsa and Rivers states, as an exemplary leader and ... Read More

Women who specialize in buying and selling of babies caught in Port Harcourt while negotiating the sale of a baby (video)
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Women who specialize in buying and selling of babies caught in Port Harcourt while negotiating the sale of a baby (video)

Super Wotzup- July 4, 2020

Five women were nabbed in Port Harcourt while negotiating the sale of a two-week-old baby. Mrs Roseline Nwokocha from Umuahia was arrested with her sister, ... Read More

Nigerian shoe dealer who kidnaps and kills his suppliers arrested in Rivers State (Photos)
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Nigerian shoe dealer who kidnaps and kills his suppliers arrested in Rivers State (Photos)

Super Wotzup- June 30, 2020

The Rivers State Police Command has arrested a shoe dealer identified as Ukachukwu Anthony, who specializes in kidnapping and killing his suppliers in Igbo-Etche, Etche ... Read More

Gunmen kill another Civil Defence officer in Rivers State
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Gunmen kill another Civil Defence officer in Rivers State

Super Wotzup- June 7, 2020

Some people suspected to be gunmen have killed another officer of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC). Gbenga Ekunola, Media Assistant to the ... Read More

Hundreds of houses belonging to policemen to be demolished in Rivers State
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Hundreds of houses belonging to policemen to be demolished in Rivers State

Super Wotzup- June 6, 2020

The Rivers State Police Command has concluded plans to begin demolition of hundreds of buildings belonging to police personnel in the state. The police authority ... Read More

Police ease movement ban as Northerners sue Governor Wike
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Police ease movement ban as Northerners sue Governor Wike

Super Wotzup- May 14, 2020

The Police Command in Rivers State has assured the free movement of agricultural produce into and outside the state. The development coincides with the Northern ... Read More

Rivers State PDP Inaugurates Excos Without Social Distancing
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Rivers State PDP Inaugurates Excos Without Social Distancing

Johnny Nigeria- May 14, 2020

A few days after demolishing two hotels in Eleme local government for disobeying the state covid-19 guidelines, the governor of Rivers state and his party ... Read More

Ikwerre LGA Chairman storms bank to chase away customers for not obeying social distancing rule (Video)
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Ikwerre LGA Chairman storms bank to chase away customers for not obeying social distancing rule (Video)

Super Wotzup- May 13, 2020

Bank customers who crowded the premises of a bank in Rivers State without observing social distancing guidelines were in for a shock when they were ... Read More

#Rivers: Biafran Leader, Nnamdi Kanu blames owners of hotels for demolition
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#Rivers: Biafran Leader, Nnamdi Kanu blames owners of hotels for demolition

Super Wotzup- May 12, 2020

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has absolved Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike of blames in the demolition of two hotels ... Read More

Husband forced to trek to the hospital carrying his sick wife as lock-down leads to scarcity of public transportation (video)
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Husband forced to trek to the hospital carrying his sick wife as lock-down leads to scarcity of public transportation (video)

Super Wotzup- May 11, 2020

A Good Samaritan who saw a husband carrying his sick wife as he trekked the long distance to the hospital due to the lockdown in ... Read More

Gov Wike announces temporary lifting of lockdown
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Gov Wike announces temporary lifting of lockdown

Johnny Nigeria- May 11, 2020

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike made an announcement today on the temporary lifting of the lockdown on Obio/Akpor and Port Harcourt Local Government Areas for ... Read More

Rivers hotels demolition: “I am utterly amazed at Wike’s action” – Fani-Kayode says
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Rivers hotels demolition: “I am utterly amazed at Wike’s action” – Fani-Kayode says

Super Wotzup- May 11, 2020

Femi Fani-Kayode, a former Minister of Aviation, has reacted to the demolition of two hotels for flouting government lockdown order in Rivers State. Governor Nyesom ... Read More

“Power without self discipline creates monsters” – Ezekwesili blasts Governor Wike over hotel demolition
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“Power without self discipline creates monsters” – Ezekwesili blasts Governor Wike over hotel demolition

Super Wotzup- May 11, 2020

Nigeria’s former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili has reacted to the demolition of two hotels for flouting government lockdown order in Rivers State. Governor Wike, ... Read More

COVID-19: Rivers State Government Demolishes Two Hotels For Flouting Executive Order
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COVID-19: Rivers State Government Demolishes Two Hotels For Flouting Executive Order

Johnny Nigeria- May 10, 2020

Wotzupng report that Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike on Sunday monitored the demolition of Prudent Hotel, Alode, Eleme, in line with Rivers State Government ... Read More