Tag Archives: Port Harcourt

Rivers Unrest: Troops Restore Order In Oyigbo Following Fresh Vandal Attacks

The presence of military personnel and the policemen is being felt in the Oyigbo Local Government area OF Rivers state after residents reported fresh mob attacks in the community. The chaos comes after the State Police Command accused members of the Indigenous People of Biafra for killing two of its operatives and burning of two police stations in the…

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Rivers Governor Wike Joins #EndSARS Protest After Demonstrators Defy Ban

Governor Nyesom Wike joined hundreds of #EndSARS protesters in Rivers state and many more across the nation on Tuesday in calling for the total reform of the Nigeria Police Force. The governor, who had banned all forms of protests in the state last night, reconsidered his decision as he took part in the Government House march in Port…

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Port Harcourt Kicks Off #EndSARS Protest Despite Governor Wike’s Ban | #SARSMustEnd

Port Harcourt residents on Tuesday defied the order given by the state governor Nyesom Wike who on Monday said it has prohibited all forms of protest in the state. Hundreds of #EndSARS protesters came out in full force to push back against police brutality and operations of the now-dissolved Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). Videos currently circulating on…

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Lagos Authorities Confirms Death Of Third Victim From Ikeja Helicopter Crash

The third victim of Thursday’s helicopter crash in Lagos had been reported dead, Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) confirmed on Friday August 28. The Lagos State Emergency Agency (LASEMA) had earlier confirmed that two persons died in the accident. Dr Femi Osanyintolu, LASEMA chief, had also noted that the third victim had been rushed to the Lagos State Teaching Hospital for…

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Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike Rescues Ex-NDDC Boss, Joy Nunieh From Police Invasion

The former managing director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has been rescued by Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike after her home located in the State’s capital, Port Harcourt was surrounded by security operatives, who barred her from leaving the premises. In circulating videos, Wike forced entry into Nunieh’s house, ordered the armed personnel out of the…

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Ex-NDDC Boss, Joy Nunieh’s Home Invaded By Security Operatives In Rivers State

Dozens of security operatives have invaded the home of Joy Nunieh, the former acting Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), who is scheduled to testify before Senate committee today as part of the ongoing probe of the commission today, Wednesday July 16. The policemen reportedly arrived at Nunieh’s residence at 3 Owuru Creek View,…

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Nigeria’s Minister Of Aviation Announces Resumption Of Domestic Flights

On Wednesday, the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika announced the resumption of domestic flights in the country. He made this known via his official Twitter account where he stated that Abuja and Lagos airports will resume domestic operations on July 8, while the Kano, Port Harcourt, Owerri and Maiduguri airports would resume on the 11th. Other…

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Governor Sanwo-Olu Tributes Ibidun Ighodalo’s Sad Passing: “An Inspiration To Many”

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has reacted to the sad passing of popular event planner, Ibidunni Ighodalo while paying a condolence visit to her husband, Pastor Itua Ighodalo. Recall that Ibidunni died on Sunday of apparent cardiac arrest in her hotel room in Port Harcourt, Rivers. Speaking after his visit to the family, Sanwo-Olu said…

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“Life Must Go On”⁠ ⁠— Pastor Ituah Ighodalo Reacts To His Wife, Ibidun Ighodalo’s Death

Pastor Ituah Olajide Ighodalo, the founder of Trinity House Church, has reacted to the untimely passing of his wife, popular event planner Ibidun Ajayi-Ighodalo who reportedly died of cardiac arrest in the early hours of Sunday June 14. According to Ituah who officiated at the funeral of Biola Okoya’s son, Deji, early Sunday morning, he received a…

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Popular Nigerian Event Planner, Ibidun Ighodalo, Dead At 39

Ibidun Ajayi Ighodalo, a popular businesswoman and wife of pastor and founder of Trinity House Church, Pastor Ituah Ighodalo, has passed away. According to The PUNCH, the lagos-based marriage counsellor died in Port Harcourt. Also a member of the church’s media team confirmed the sad incident to the news outlet. Although the cause of her death has not…

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