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Court Orders Pro-Wike Lawmakers To Stop Parading Self As Assembly Members

Court Orders Pro-Wike Lawmakers To Stop Parading Self As Assembly Members

Amid the political crisis in Rivers State, the state High Court on Friday ordered the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Martin Amaewhule, and 24 other lawmakers to stop parading themselves as members of…

Man Bagged One -Year Jail Term For Cloning Rivers Govt Facebook Account

Man Bagged One -Year Jail Term For Cloning Rivers Govt Facebook Account

A Port Harcourt Magistrate Court sitting in Rivers State has convicted and sentenced a man to one-year in prison or community service for fraud. New Telegraph reports that the suspect, P. Chidera and two others…

Two Sentenced To Death For Murder In Rivers

Two Sentenced To Death For Murder In Rivers

A Rivers State High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has sentenced Telma Bestman, a housewife, and Wilson Okelekele, a security officer, to death by hanging for their roles in the conspiracy and murder of Bestman…

Court Sets Aside Arrest Warrant Against Fubara’s CoS, Others

Court Sets Aside Arrest Warrant Against Fubara’s CoS, Others

Justice Emeka Nwite of the Federal High Court in Abuja has set aside an order seeking the arrest of Edison Ehie, the Chief of Staff to Governor Siminalayi Fubara of Rivers State. New Telegraph recalls…

Rivers Police Confirm Four Dead, 70 Vehicles Burnt In Tanker Explosion

Rivers Police Confirm Four Dead, 70 Vehicles Burnt In Tanker Explosion

The Rivers Police Command on Saturday confirmed that four individuals and over 70 vehicles were burnt to ashes in a petrol tanker explosion that occured in the state. Saturday Telegraph had earlier reported that at…

Fubara Visits Scene Of Rivers Fire Disaster, Promises Compensation

Fubara Visits Scene Of Rivers Fire Disaster, Promises Compensation

The Governor of Rivers State, Siminalayi Fubara has visited the site of the tanker explosion that killed an unconfirmed number of persons in Eleme Local Government Area of the state. Saturday Telegraph reports that the…

Cultists Slain Vigilante Member In Rivers

Cultists Slain Vigilante Member In Rivers

Some unknown gunmen suspected to be cultists have reportedly killed Mr Uche Orukwo, a member of the Diobu Vigilante Group (DVG) at Obidanso Waterfront, Mile 1 Diobu, Port Harcourt Local Government Area, Rivers State. New…

Rivers Commissioner Of Works Resigns From Fubara’s Cabinet

Rivers Commissioner Of Works Resigns From Fubara’s Cabinet

The Commissioner for Works in Rivers State, George-Kelly D. Alabo on Thursday resigned from his position. In a statement addressed to Governor Siminalayi Fubara, the former commissioner cited his recent appointment by President Bola Tinubu…

Fubara, Diri, Others Arrive Rivers Community For Wigwe’s Burial

Fubara, Diri, Others Arrive Rivers Community For Wigwe’s Burial

The Governors of Rivers State, Siminalayi Fubara and other governors and dignitaries from different parts of the country have arrived at the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), branch in Isiokpo, Ikwerre Local Government Area…

Inspector Killed As Gumen Attack Checkpoint In Rivers

Inspector Killed As Gumen Attack Checkpoint In Rivers

Gunmen suspected to be bandits on Wednesday night stormed a police checkpoint in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of  Rivers State and reportedly killed one inspector. New Telegraph gathered that the Inspector and a few police…