N88bn compensation to victims of Biafra war: Anambra, Rivers, Akwa Ibom, Delta, Ebonyi, Cross River, Abia, Enugu, Benue to benefit

…Opts for out-of-court settlement of case before ECOWAS Court .By Ikechukwu Nnochiri & Dennis Agbo ABUJA—  Determined to quell rising agitation by secessionist groups, the Federal Government, yesterday, agreed to release N88 billion for the compensation of victims of the Nigeria/Biafra civil war, as well as for completion of demining and destruction of abandoned explosives […]

Why Rivers govt. should partner FG on projects—Ex-commissioner

Mr George Tolofari, a former Commissioner for Transport in Rivers, on Tuesday urged the Rivers Government to partner the Federal Government in initiating development projects in the state. He spoke against the backdrop of the alleged refusal of the state government to use Government Girls Secondary School (GGSS), Finima, Bonny Local Government Area of Rivers, […]

We’ve messed up Rivers youths, We need to apologise – Senator-elect

Chief Andrew Uchendu, Senator-elect for Rivers East Senatorial District has blamed political leaders in the state for non-empowerment of the youths in education. Uchendu said this at a forum organised by the Inter-Ethnic Network for Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi (INCRA) on Thursday in Port Harcourt to celebrate his victory at election tribunal. He said political, traditional […]