Ex-Police Commissioner Mbu nearly ruined Rivers’ economy- Amaechi
The governor admonishes a new police boss not to be partisan during his tenure.
Rivers police rescue 46 kidnap victims in 7 months
“Kidnapping in the state had reduced by 25 per cent since June.”
Edo Assembly resumes: APC, PDP factions sit separately
The two factions adopted separate business calendars.
PDP chairman seeks psychiatric test for future governors
The party chairman says some governors leave room for doubt about their mental health
I regret having Akpabio as my successor, says Ex-Gov Attah
Mr. Attah says Akwa Ibom should choose a governor who will implement a people-based plan
Otuoke community shuts down Federal University over employment, admission
The Vice Chancellor says community sent a list for employment without CVs
Ex-Gov Sylva’s abducted uncle buried in shallow grave- Police
The body has been taken for an autopsy.
Federal Medical Centre Yenagoa remains shut despite suspension of NMA strike
Other health workers at the hospital are on strike.
Ebola: Rivers to make official announcement on doctor believed to have died of virus
The doctor’s death on Wednesday sparked panic across the state about a possible Ebola outbreak.
Ignore Akpabio’s death threat; campaign for 2015 governorship, Etiebet tells Akwa Ibom politicians
Mr. Akpabio had said that all aspirants who did not receive his blessing deserved to die as traitors.
Ex-militant leader blames LG boss over shooting of relative
The shooting came amid an upsurge in kidnapping and gun attack sin Baylesa State
Ex-Governor Attah, others ask Confab not to excise Akwa Ibom
Delegates said they were not consulted on the decision at the Conference.
Bayelsa polytechnic lecturers, staff commence strike September 1
The communique was released after an emergency meeting held on August 11.
Jonathan to commission Akwa Ibom gas plant Thursday
This the first time Mr. President is visiting Akwa Ibom
Ex-militants protest exclusion from amnesty programme
The former militants through their counsel, Ugha Kurumah, said they were from nine camps scattered in the two states
Governor Dickson hires ex-militant, Boyloaf, others to secure Bayelsa
The task force is aimed at stemming the tide of kidnappings, sea piracy, illegal bunkering and oil pipeline vandalism.
After 38 days in detention, Akwa Ibom journalist granted bail
Journalist said he was treated like a king in detention.
Bayelsa APC accuses Governor Dickson of encouraging impropriety
The APC in Bayelsa said the SUBEB boss runs the board as a
Kidnappers free Bayelsa Senator’s 90-year-old mother
The nonagenarian was kidnapped by gunmen on July 30.