Unidentified gunmen on Friday hijacked a corpse at Ahoada in Ahoada East Local Government Area of Rivers State and demanded a ransom of N1m before it releasing it, Daily Trust reports. Eye witness account had it that the corpse, which was being conveyed home for burial by church members, was hijacked
The Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday dismissed a suit filed by the African Action Congress and three of its members seeking to stop the Independent National Electoral Commission from concluding and collating the results of the March 9, 2019 governorship and House of Assembly Elections in Rivers State.
PORT HARCOURT—Special Adviser to the Governor of Rivers State on Infrastructure, Otonye Briggs, has said over 35 lives were lost to the Presidential election day killings involving the Nigerian Army and thugs in Abonnema, Akuku Toru Local Government Area of the state. Briggs was apprehended by soldiers about 7a.m., from his
The deputy governorship candidate of the African Action Congress in Rivers State, Akpo Bomba Yeeh, has withdrawn from the governorship race in the state. Yeeh, who is the running mate to the AAC governorship candidate, Biokpomabo Awara, announced his withdrawal and immediate defection to the Peoples Democratic Party on Monday in