Another Strike Begins Tomorrow The Kaduna State Government insists it could not be blackmailed by organised labour saying it took its action based on prevailing economic realities.The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) and its affiliates in Kaduna have ordered the total shutdown of essential services in a week-long warning strike set to commence from Monday, May 17.
According to a news that was posted this morning, it has been alleged that men of The Rivers State Police Command have successfully arrested a man, who murdered a pharmacist in 2019 and went into hiding since then. In the information that was given, it was made known that the Suspect, whose name was given as Nwimene Kapeh, killed the deceased in Zaakpor Community, Khana Local Government Area of the state.
The Executive Chairman of Khana LGA Dr.Thomas Bariere today visited Kabori community for an on the spot assessment of the incident that occurred during the early hours of today. The Khana council boss while condoling and sympathizing with families who lost their loved ones as a result of the gruesome gunshots and attack expressed sadness over the ugly incident.
The Governor of River State, Nyesom Wike, has reiterated that the Southern Governors will not reverse their decision on open grazing and restructuring as well as on all other decisions reached by the Southern Governors at Asaba.According to Governor Wike who spoke the minds of the Southern Governors, the decision reached at Asaba has been given due attention and consideration and should be respected, since it is irrevocable.
Following the recent killing in Khana Local Government on Sunday 29th August, the Local Government Chairman of Khana has promised to find those responsible for the attack. Dr. Thomas Bariere, the Khana LGA chairman, said this on his visit to Kaa-Bori concerning the sad incident on Sunday.
LGA Chairman of Khana and Gokana Visits Family of Victims in the Recent Attack in Bori, Rivers State
After the recent attack in Bori, Rivers State, the Local Government Chairman of Gokana and Khana has paid a visit to the families of the deceased. There was a recent attack in Bori on Sunday 29th August. According to the report, they killed a student of Kenpoly Bori with an artiste named Giobari Kpakol.
Gunmen Invade Rivers Community Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers Six persons, including a commercial motorcycle rider, were on Monday killed by gunmen suspected to be cultists in Gwara and Kono-Boue communities, in the Khana Local Government Area of Rivers State. A resident, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said the gunmen, numbering about seven, arrived in the community in the morning and shot continuously.
The executive governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike says that the South-East and the South-West also own Nigeria and must be part of decision making in the country.Governor Wike made this statement while giving a speech in a reception which was organized in his honour by the people of Ogoni in Bori, Khana local government area yesterday which was Saturday.
Suspects Who Kidnapped, Killed & Buried A Pastor In A Shallow Grave In Rivers State Have Been Caught
Operatives of the Rivers State police command have apprehended four suspects who kidnapped, killed and buried a pastor in Luorre Community at Khana Local Government Area of Rivers State. According to reports, the pastor identified as Friday Olakada, 56, the General Overseer of God is God Ministries in Agbochia in Eleme LGA, was abducted on the 14th of May, 2021, by four men who pretended to be passengers.
"We own this country as well, and we have a responsibility to participate in what is going on." Wike
Nyesom Wike, the executive governor of Rivers State, claims that the South-East and South-West also own Nigeria and must be involved in the country's decision-making.Governor Wike made the remarks while speaking at a reception held in his honor by the people of Ogoni in Bori, Khana local government area on Saturday.
According to reports, at least two persons have been killed by gunmen in the Khana Local Government Area of Rivers State. According to a source in the community, the suspected cultists went straight to the victim's house and shot him in the neck. One of the victims of the incident died on the spot.
The Police in Rivers State have exhumed the decomposing body of a 56-year-old Christian cleric, Friday Olakada, who was kidnaped and killed by a four-man gang in Lorre community, Khana Local Government Area of the state. The suspects reportedly pretended to want to hire Olakada’s car at Eleme junction near Port Harcourt to pick some property in the Lorre community but kept him in captivity for 10 days, killed him afterward, after collecting a ransom of N500,000 from his family.
The remains of a pastor buried in a shallow grave by kidnappers, has been exhumed by the operatives of the Rivers State Police Command. The pastor was kidnapped in Luorre Community, at Khana Local Government Area, Rivers state. The 56-year-old pastor, Friday Olakada, who was the General Overseer of the God Is Good Ministries, Agbochia, in Eleme Local Government Area, was abducted on May 14, by four men, who pretended to be passengers.
Dumnamene Dekor, a member representing Khana/Gokana Federal Constituency, has characterised Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike as the best and most selfless among the country's incumbent governors, particularly in terms of infrastructure development. On the fringes of Gov Wike's formal account and stewardship to Rivers people at the Obi Wali International Conference Centre in Port Harcourt on Monday, he made the observation.
Nobody Can Kill Me Before My Time - Wike Blows Hot Governor of River State, Nyesom Wike has boasted that Nobody can kill him before his time.The Governor stated this while speaking at a reception in his honour by Ogoni people in Bori, Khana local government area on Sunday.
Some unknown Gunmen invaded Gwara community of Rivers State on Monday, August 23, 2021. The unknown Gunmen operated fully armed and left at least six people dead. The Gunmen have been believed to be cultists from the Gwara and Kono-Bue communities, Khana Local Government area, Rivers State.
Rivers State is one of the most industrialized and developed states in Nigeria. It is made up of 23 Local Government Areas including Khana, Okrika, Kalabari, Etche, Ikwerre and others. It is located in the southern geopolitical region of Nigeria. Port Harcourt is the capital city of Rivers State.
More reactions continue to follow the recent resolution by the southern Governors.The Governor of River State, Nyesom Wike have made bold claim about the recent resolution made by the southern Governors.Wike was of the opinion that the decisions made by the southern Governors must be respected as he described them as "Irrevocable".
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has said there is no going back on the decisions made by the southern Governors on banning cattle ranching in the area.Recall that the Governors of the south-west met last Tuesday and agreed that the ban would reduce tensions between farmers and cattle ranchers.
According to reports, a young male farmer who hails from Baen Community in Khana Local Government Area in Ogoni Ethnic group of Rivers State has taken to social media platforms to share a bountiful harvest of potatoes and onions, which he harvested from his farm in Baen Community.