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MILITARY

The Military Aircraft That Allegedly Opened Fire on a Civilian Boat in Rivers Should Be Investigated

The news of an Allege Military aircraft opened fire on a civilian boat has really caused a lot of reactions online. Many Nigerians are still confused if it was accidental or intentional, and the military is yet to break silence on this issue. It was reported that the boat was carrying some foodstuffs from Nembe river to Bonny in Rivers State before the sad incident occurred.

  1 year ago ago
The Military Aircraft That Allegedly Opened Fire on a Civilian Boat in Rivers Should Be Investigated

MILITARY

The Helicopter Attack On Innocent Boat Travellers Could Be A Message To The Government

The recent attack on a boat travelling from Port Harcourt to Bonny could be a message to the government. If you recall, this is the first time an unknown helicopter is attacking innocent civilians on the sea. What does this tell you? (Photo Credit: Intel Region)

  1 year ago ago
The Helicopter Attack On Innocent Boat Travellers Could Be A Message To The Government

CULTURE

Chronicles Of The Ndoki People And Their Igbo Affiliation.

The Ndoki subgroup, is located at the end of South-Eastern part of Igbo land, straddling between okwa area of Abia State, Oyigbo Local Government Area of Rivers State and the western limits of Akwa Ibom State. Some people in Ijoid groups like Okrika and Ibani are of Ndoki decent.

  1 year ago ago
Chronicles Of The Ndoki People And Their Igbo Affiliation.

CULTURE

The Story Of An Enslaved Igbo Boy Who Later Became A King

Mbanaso Okwaraozurumba was born in 1821 in Umuduruoha, Amaigbo (present-day Imo State). He was sold into slavery and taken to Bonny island (present-day Rivers State). There are different accounts as to why he was sold into slavery. Some accounts state that he was sold because he cut his upper teeth first, which was believed to be a taboo in traditional Igbo society.

  1 year ago ago
The Story Of An Enslaved Igbo Boy Who Later Became A King

POLITICS

Bonny Rivers State, For The First Time Is Getting A Bridge Link To Rivers Mainland- Joe Igbokwe

A well known member of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Joe Igbokwe has taken out his time to praise President Muhammadu Buhari, after he posted a picture of Bonny bridge which is still under construction. According to a post he made on his Facebook page, Joe Igbokwe made it clear that bonny is getting a bridge link to the Rivers mainland for the first time.

  1 year ago ago
Bonny Rivers State, For The First Time Is Getting A Bridge Link To Rivers Mainland- Joe Igbokwe

MILITARY

The Air Strike On A Passenger Boat Is A National Disgrace And A Threat To National Security

According to a report from PUNCH, a local passenger boat travelling from Port Harcourt to Bonny in Rivers State was reportedly shot at by an unidentified helicopter. There are reports of casualties, with some occupants seriously injured and being rushed to the hospital. There were casualties, according to eyewitnesses at the Bonny-Nembe waterside in Port Harcourt, where the boat took off.

  1 year ago ago
The Air Strike On A Passenger Boat Is A National Disgrace And A Threat To National Security

TRAVEL

Five Amazing Places To Visit In Port-Harcourt

Port Harcourt is one of the most beautiful cities in Nigeria and is often known to have quite a number of exciting places to visit. If you are visiting Port Harcourt and you need some amazing places to hang out you can check out some of these places. Port Harcourt city mall: Port Harcourt city mall is quite an enjoyable place to be, you can sight see while having the best time.

  1 year ago ago
Five Amazing Places To Visit In Port-Harcourt

CULTURE

Meet Nigeria's First Professional Photographer, And Some Of His Famous Works In The 19th Century

Jonathan Adagogo Green was one of the first and best African photographers. He was able to secure jobs with his wealthy father's connections in Southern Nigeria. He even secured more jobs from the British colonial masters because his name sounded British. Jonathan Adagogo Green's works can be seen as an important voice for Nigeria's early modernist art movement, because he was the first professional photographer of Nigerian birth.

  1 year ago ago
Meet Nigeria's First Professional Photographer, And Some Of His Famous Works In The 19th Century

MILITARY

"How military helicopter opened fire at our boat" -injured passenger narrates

On Thursday, an unknown military helicopter attacked a cargo boat travelling along Bonny waterways in Rivers State. One of the cargo boat's occupants recounted his ordeal. Awwal Rufai, the occupant, expressed shock as he explained that the boat was carrying food and passengers. An unidentified helicopter allegedly shot at a local boat carrying passengers from Port Harcourt to Bonny in Rivers State.

  1 year ago ago

SOCIETY

SAD: Many Feared Killed As Helicopter Reportedly Shoots Passengers’ Boat In Rivers State

A local passenger boat traveling from Port Harcourt to Bonny in Rivers State was purportedly shot at by an unidentified chopper. This image is used as an illustration towards the Article. Many passengers are said to have died as a result of the disaster. According to sources, the boat that left Bonny via Treasure Island was carrying a large number of passengers as well as food.

  1 year ago ago
SAD: Many Feared Killed As Helicopter Reportedly Shoots Passengers’ Boat In Rivers State

POLITICS

RIP: Rivers LGA Council Boss, Hon. David Irimagha, Passed on Earlier Today.

According to reports, the Local Government Council Chairman of Bonny Local Government Area of Rivers State, Honourable Engineer David Irimagha reportedly passed on in the early hours of today being Sunday 19th September 2021, the sad news was confirmed after his personal assistant (PA) disclosed the sudden news on his social media account.

  1 year ago ago
RIP: Rivers LGA Council Boss, Hon. David Irimagha, Passed on Earlier Today.

SOCIETY

Unidentified Helicopter Shoots Passenger Boat In Rivers

An unknown helicopter has allegedly shot at a local passenger boat travelling from Portharcourt to Bonny, Rivers State. Many passengers were reportedly killed, with many severely injured. An eye witness revealed that the boat was conveying many passengers and foodstuffs. ''A local boat that departed to Bonny through Treasure Island area.

  1 year ago ago
Unidentified Helicopter Shoots Passenger Boat In Rivers

SOCIETY

Chopper allegedly belonging to the Nigeria Air Force shot at travellers in Port Harcourt.

Helicopter, allegedly belonging to the Nigeria Air Force (NAF) shot at a local boat travelling from Port Harcourt to Bonny Island in Rivers State on Thursday, and injured two persons. The rest reportedly, jumped into the water. Mr. Isaiah Emmanuel, the Manager of Dogger Boat Owners Association at the Bonny-Bile-Nembe Water Front in Port Harcourt, stated that the four occupants of the boat were young men and the boat was not carrying any illegal product to warrant such an attack.

  1 year ago ago
Chopper allegedly belonging to the Nigeria Air Force shot at travellers in Port Harcourt.

SOCIETY

Many feared dead as unidentified helicopter shoots local boat, in Rivers state.

Many people were on Friday morning, August 27, injured, after unidentified helicopter opened fire on a boat loaded with passengers and foodstuffs, in Rivers State. It was reported that the local boat was moving to Bonny from Port Harcourt, when the helicopter started shooting at it.

  1 year ago ago
Many feared dead as unidentified helicopter shoots local boat, in Rivers state.

SOCIETY

Panic as unknown helicopter shot at wooden boat conveying passengers and food stuffs in Rivers State

Residents of the Bonny Nembe waterside area of Port Harcourt, Rivers State have been left in panic as a yet to be identified Helicopter, allegedly shot at a boat conveying passengers and food stuffs. According to the report gathered, Some People were feared dead while many have been rushed to the Hospital due to injuries of different severity.

  1 year ago ago
Panic as unknown helicopter shot at wooden boat conveying passengers and food stuffs in Rivers State

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: David Irimagha Is Dead; PDP Governors Tackle Umahi Over Comments On Zoning

Rivers local govt chairman dies days after celebrating 100 days in office David Irimagha, the Chairman of Rivers State's Bonny Local Government Area, died just days after celebrating the first 100 days of his second term in office. Photo Credit: SunNews Following the unofficial sad report, the people of the LGA have gone into mourning over Irimagha's untimely death.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: David Irimagha Is Dead; PDP Governors Tackle Umahi Over Comments On Zoning

SOCIETY

Unidentified Helicopter Shoots Passenger Boat In Rivers

At least one person is reported to be in a critical condition after an unidentified helicopter shot at a passenger boat along the Port Harcourt – Bonny waterway in Rivers State on Thursday night. Many were injured, but one person is reported to be in a critical situation after sustaining an injury which is believed to have affected his spinal cord.

  1 year ago ago
Unidentified Helicopter Shoots Passenger Boat In Rivers

SOCIETY

Helicopter Shoots At Passenger Boat In Rivers State

A yet to be identified helicopter has reportedly shot at a local passenger boat travelling from Port Harcourt to Bonny in River State. There are fear of casualties, with some occupant severely injured and rushed to the hopital. An eye witness at the Bonny - Nembe waterside where the boat took off in port Harcourt, told newsmen that there were casualties.

  1 year ago ago
Helicopter Shoots At Passenger Boat In Rivers State

SOCIETY

Unidentified Helicopter Shoots Passenger Boat In Rivers.

A local passenger boat traveling from Port Harcourt to Bonny in Rivers State was reportedly shot at by an unknown helicopter. There are fears of casualties, as some of the passengers have been critically injured and rushed to the hospital. There were casualties, according to eye witnesses at the Bonny-Nembe waterside in Port Harcourt, where the boat took off.

  1 year ago ago
Unidentified Helicopter Shoots Passenger Boat In Rivers.

ENVIRONMENT

Hippopotamus Caught On Camera In Rivers State

A giant Elephant was once spotted in Ikuru Town, Andoni Local government Area of Rivers State Nigeria. Of recent, one of the Aquatic animals was also spotted in Bonny Mangrove, Bonny Local government Area, Rivers State Nigeria. A very mighty and gigantic Hippopotamus was seen in Bonny area of the state.

  1 year ago ago
Hippopotamus Caught On Camera In Rivers State