The photo of a Nigerian Lawmaker who got assaulted has really generated mixed reactions online after it went viral. Many Nigerians condemned the act, and what shocked people the most was that the alleged suspect is a Chief Security Officer. Below is a picture showing the victim:
Former APC spokesman dumps party The immediate past Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress in Rivers State, Ogbanna Nwuke has officially dumped the APC. Photo Credit: Dailypost Nwuke recently resigned from his position as the party's spokesman. Nwuke told journalists in Port Harcourt on Monday that his decision was prompted by his perceived "marginalization and abandonment of Etche people" under the watch of his friend and the current federal government led by the APC.
A Nigerian lady who recently escaped from kidnappers narrates her ordeal at their hands. In a video shared by Linda Ikeji Blog on Instagram, the lady narrated that she was on her way to home on Sunday evening when she entered a commercial bus that has tinted glasses.
Thugs invade Rivers council, assault legislative leader Suspected thugs, yesterday invaded the complex of Etche Local Government Area in Rivers State and unleashed mayhem on Mrs. Cynthia Nwala, the leader of the council’s legislative Assembly. The Guardian gathered that Mrs. Nwala narrowly escaped death as her clothes were torn by the thugs.
The Rivers State Police Command has arrested a middle-aged man identified as Prince Reuben who allegedly conspired with his friends to kill a young lady identified as Joy Saturday. According to the Punch Newspaper, the suspect is resident of Etche Local Government Area of Rivers State. The spokesman of the Nigerian Police Force, Frank Mba stated that the suspect was a land seller in Rivers and he promised to sell a piece of land to the deceased.
In less than twenty four hours after Cynthia Nwala, the leader of Etche Legislative Assembly, was attacked. On Wednesday, some women groups, staged a protest at the Government House in Port Harcourt, Rivers State against what they called "violence against women in politics".
The Rivers State Government has requested a loan of N25 billion from Zenith Bank to fund road projects and different projects across the state. The Commissioner for Information and Communications, Paulinus Nsirim, uncovered this Monday after the state's executive committee meeting led by Governor Nyesom Wike in Port Harcourt.
In a terrible accident in Rivers State's Etche Local Government Area, 13 wedding guests were killed and several others were injured. On Sunday, September 26th, 2021, an accident between a Coaster bus carrying passengers and a truck occurred in the Akpoku-Udufor village. The bus was transporting passengers from Afara community in Etche to a community in neighboring Imo State for the traditional marriage of one Chief Ambrose Igbokwe Nwuzi and his third wife when the accident happened.
Reactions have continued to trail the planned relocation of some faculties of the Rivers State University to Etche, Ahaoda, and Emohua Local Government Areas of Rivers State. Some students said that they are not happy with the planned move, they expressed concerns about the safety of the students particularly in some areas where there is a high level of insecurity
Residents and those passing by at Okehi in Etche local government area of Rivers State, have been busy trying to scoop out from the ground, some content of spilled diesel product, into their various containers as a tanker, believed to be conveying diesel falls along the road.
Former Uniport VC, Prof Don Baridam Joins Gov Wike as he Lays Foundation For RSU New Campus in Etche
According to reports, the Former Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Port Harcourt, popularly known as Uniport, Professor Don Baridam, had today being June 1st 2021 joined the Rivers State Governor, His Excellency Barrister Ezenwo Nyesom Wike (CON), for the official foundation laying ceremony of the Rivers State University new Campus at Etche in Ikwerre Local Government Area of the State.
Residents (mostly youths) of Etche Local Government Area of Rivers State have been spotted scooping fuel (diesel) from a fallen tanker in the area. According to Igbere-TV, a popular Facebook page some hours ago on its handle, the said tanker fell along an expressway in the local government area of the state on Thursday morning.
The Executive Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike has urged Nigerian electorates to ensure they return power to the Peoples Democratic Party in 2023. According to the governor, the government of the All Progressive Congress has nothing to offer Nigerians anymore. Nyesom Wike made this call while flagging off the the construction of Etche Campus of the Rivers State University in Abara, Etche Local Government Area, today.
The executive governor of Rivers State, Chief barrister Ezenwo N. Wike as at today the 6th day of July, 2021 flags off the construction of the new convocation area in the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT). The Rivers State governor continues to express his feelings on the educational system of the state and country at large, as he decided to begin the building of an arena for the University of Port Harcourt, which is believed to be a federal and not a State University.
Photo credit: Nigeria Info FM Etche is one of the local government area of Rivers State out of the twenty- one Local government area in Rivers State. Barely a week ago, Nigeria Info FM had reported the dilapidated state of the community Primary school, Amaku Igbodo in Etche Local Government area.
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Reject APC In 2023, Wike Tells Nigerians : Rivers State governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has said the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led federal government has led Nigeria to a state of hopelessness. The governor therefore called on Nigerians never to fall into the lies of the ruling party as the 2023 general election approaches.
According to reports, the Rivers State Government under the leadership of His Excellency Barrister Ezenwo Nyesom Wike (CON), the Executive Governor of Rivers State, yesterday being Tuesday 1st June 2021 flagged off the foundation laying ceremony of the State University new Campus which is located at Etche in Ikwerre Local Government Area of the Rivers State.
During a leadership crisis among councillors, Mrs. Cynthia Nwala, the leader of the Legislative Council in Etche Local Government, Rivers State, was assaulted and stripped naked in the council premises. On Monday, viral photos of Nwala surfaced, showing the distraught councillor helpless, her clothes ripped open, exposing sensitive parts of her body.
Rivers State Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has tasked all Political Parties to present their projects report to their people before seeking for votes. He said all party leadership should present their report to their people. Speaking during the flag off of the Etche campus of the Rivers State University, Governor Wike asserted that his Governemnt can be seen daily commissioning projects and working for the progress of the state but the other party in the state have nothing to show.
Reject APC In 2023, Wike Tells Nigerians Rivers State governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has said the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led federal government has led Nigeria to a state of hopelessness. The governor therefore called on Nigerians never to fall into the lies of the ruling party as the 2023 general election approaches.