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Nobody was reported hurt in the gun duel that lasted for about 25 minutes.

Hoodlums Attack Police And Corps Members In Rivers
Hoodlums Attack Police And Corps Members In Rivers
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REVEALED: Documents Detailing How PDP Allegedly Plans To Rig The Election Obtained
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Nigeria Decides: Armed thugs attack corps members, soldiers and Police in Rivers
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In Port Harcourt: Gunmen open fire on soldiers escorting Corps members to …

Nobody was reported hurt in the gun duel that lasted for about 25 minutes. Culled from :Here We enjoin our readers to send their stories/articles/reports, including pictures to story@riversstatenews.com

Hoodlums Attack Police And Corps Members In Rivers

Culled from :Here We enjoin our readers to send their stories/articles/reports, including pictures to story@riversstatenews.com

REVEALED: Documents Detailing How PDP Allegedly Plans To Rig The Election Obtained

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Nigeria Decides: Armed thugs attack corps members, soldiers and Police in Rivers

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Hoodlums shoot at police, soldiers escorting Corps members

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Other States News

INEC Result Sheet For Presidential Election In Bauchi Found In Anambra

Shock engulfed the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) staff and other stakeholders, including stalwarts of political parties yesterday at the commission’s Anambra state headquarters, Awka, following the discovery of the INEC Result sheet Form EC8As forPresidential election meant for use in Bauchi state in the general elections. The commission’s Head of Operation in the state, […]

#NigerianDecides2015: [FULL TEXT] || Muhammadu Buhari Has A Message For …

#NigerianDecides2015: [FULL TEXT] || Muhammadu Buhari Has A Message For …

Dear friends, as the presidential campaign draws to a close, let us talk – Nigerian to Nigerian. My interactions with Nigerians from all over the country over the last few months have left me with an overwhelming sense of the expectations the citizens of Nigeria hold for the future. There was a little girl who […]

6000 Policemen To Monitor Elections In Imo State

6000 Policemen To Monitor Elections In Imo State

The Nigeria Police has deployed over 6,000 officers to monitor Saturday’s presidential elections across the 27 Local Government Areas in Imo State. Briefing reporter on Friday at the Imo State Police Command Headquarters in Owerri, the state’s capital, a spokesman for the Police, Andrew Enwerem, said the command was fully ready and prepared for the […]

Police On Alert To Ensure Peaceful Election In Anambra – CP

Police On Alert To Ensure Peaceful Election In Anambra – CP

The State Commissioner of Police, Mr Hassan Karma, who attributed the success of the command to the support of the State Governor,Willie Obiano, said the police are on alert to ensure Anambra State is rid of any crime especially during this period of election. As March 28 Presidential and National Assembly Election day approaches, the […]

PHOTOS: PDP, APGA Governorship Candidates Use Their Thugs To Disrupt …

PHOTOS: PDP, APGA Governorship Candidates Use Their Thugs To Disrupt …

The political atmosphere in Imo state took a dangerous dimension recently as the governorship candidates of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), Captain Emmanuel Ihenacho and his counterpart in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Hon. Emeka Ihedioha took their  political brigandage to another level. A debate  organised at the Asumpta Cathederal ended up disrupted when […]

Sports

No increase in number of home grown players – Premier League Chief

No increase in number of home grown players – Premier League Chief

Premier League chief executive Richard Scudamore on Friday claimed the Football Association would not be able to force through chairman Greg Dyke’s plan to increase the number of homegrown players in the top-flight. Dyke is keen to bring in new regulations that would make it harder for Premier League clubs to sign non-European Union players, […]

Kane scores on England debut

Kane scores on England debut

Harry Kane celebrates scoring for England Shout Of Joy: Harry Kane opens his account for England Wayne Rooney and debutant Harry Kane scored as England sank Lithuania 4-0 at Wembley on Friday to claim a fifth consecutive win in qualifying for the 2016 European Championship. Rooney’s early header took him to 47 England goals — […]

Nigeria Can Win 2018 FIFA World Cup, Says Elegbeleye

Gbenga Elegbeleye, Director-General, National Sports Commission (NSC), said on Tuesday expressed optimistic that Nigeria could win the 2018 FIFA World Cup to be hosted by Russia.   Elegbeleye said this at a reception organised in honour of the victorious Flying Eagles by NSC.   He said the current Flying Eagles could win the World Cup […]

Star Introduces Reward Platform for Football Fans

Football fans in Nigeria are anxiously awaiting the debut of a new football platform called Star Football Superfans, which is set to recognize, celebrate and reward the passion of football fans. Sponsored by Nigeria’s premier beer, Star Lager, the campaign is set to run for 14 weeks, and will reward football fans across Nigeria with […]

PITY! Aged mother of sports hero, Oluyemi Kayode, languishes in penury

from  WOLE BALOGUN, Ado Ekiti        …Does menial jobs to survive For 76-year-old Madam Cecelia Olukayode, life literally ended on October 1, 1994, when her first child and Nigeria sports hero, Mr. Oluyemi Kayode, winner of several gold and silver medals in the 100 and 200 metres events for Nigeria in international competitions, died in […]

Africa News

Zimbabwe: Non-Resident President Off to Ethiopia

Zimbabwe: Non-Resident President Off to Ethiopia

Photo: The Herald SINCE his January return from the Far East where he had his annual holiday, President Robert Mugabe, who turned 91 this year, has been to several countries. The now SADC and AU chair, has been to Singapore twice. He has also travelled to countries such as Japan, South Africa, Namibia, Ethiopia and […]

Nigeria: Who Is Winning the Twitter War? #NigeriaDecides

Nigeria: Who Is Winning the Twitter War? #NigeriaDecides

Photo: INEC By Tobi Oluwatola One of the arenas in which Nigeria’s election is being contested is on social media. Thanks to the increasing penetration of smartphones, traditional barriers of access to broadband Internet have been lifted and an enthusiastic population is eager to have its views heard on social media regarding issues as diverse […]

Kenya: Banned in Kenya, LGBT Film Tells Tales of Taboo Love

By Kieran Guilbert London — A schoolgirl struggling with her sexuality is suspended for kissing her classmate. A woman and her partner dream of fleeing home as angry mobs gather to oust gays. A young man walks past a gay bar and says “I could burn them”. These personal accounts from lesbian, gay, bisexual and […]

Malawi: Anti-Corruption Bureau Arrests Another Cashgate Suspect

The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) has confirmed of the arrest of immediate past accountant in the office David Kandoje on allegations that he authorized Cheque of money amounting to MK500 million without proper documents. ACB deputy director general Reyneck Matemba confirmed of the development . He said Kandoje has been arrested on charges bordering on cashgate […]

Nigeria: Calm Urged Following Bomb Blast

Nigeria: Calm Urged Following Bomb Blast

Photo: INEC The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has urged corps members participating in the Presidential and National Assembly elections in Enugu State to remain calm as their safety had been guaranteed. The Director of Corps Mobilisation, Mr Anthony Ani, made the call in Enugu on Saturday in an interview with the newsmen while reacting […]

Entertainment

Stephanie Linus: Nollywood actress urges fans and colleagues to vote

Stephanie Linus: Nollywood actress urges fans and colleagues to vote

Nollywood actress, Stephanie Linus has urged her fans, colleagues and Nigerians to go out and vote as she laid the example by flaunting her PVC. play Banky W has fun in South Africa play Lilian Esoro’s birthday party play Moji Olaiya’s 40th birthday bash play Adesua Etomi celebrates birthday play Twitter War: Screen shots of […]

With this election, Nigeria arrives at a tricky fork in the road on its …

With this election, Nigeria arrives at a tricky fork in the road on its …

NIGERIA votes on Saturday, and while still beset by the Boko Haram insurgency in the northeast, it is also a moment of self-evaluation. No doubt the country has made progress since 1999 when it returned to democratic rule, but most of it was in spite of its government and because the world itself was advancing too.   The […]

#Nollywood Movie Review of ’30 Days In Atlanta’

#Nollywood Movie Review of ’30 Days In Atlanta’

Akpos (Ayo Makun – Ay) wins a prize at an event, which turns out to be a sponsored trip to Atlanta, USA, for 30 days. 30 Days in Atlanta is the story of Akpos’s tour of Atlanta accompanied by his brother, Richard (Ramsey Nouah). This film’s dialogue and the situations appointed in telling the story are […]

Yvonne Jegede: Nollywood actress shaves all her hair off

Yvonne Jegede decides she has had enough, so she goes bald, perhaps for a movie role. Culled from :Here We enjoin our readers to send their stories/articles/reports, including pictures to story@riversstatenews.com

#Nollywood Movie Review of ‘A Mile from Home’

#Nollywood Movie Review of ‘A Mile from Home’

In a Mile from Home, Jude (Tope Tedela), an otherwise well-bred youngster, joins a violent secret group, The Cul, in the university; derailing him from his academic pursuit and not finishing with a degree.  However, he remains within the school environment to unleash mayhem together with Suku (Chidozie Nzeribe), the leader of the group. Tedela […]

Health

Nigerians turn out en masse to vote in presidential election

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerians turned out in their millions Saturday to vote in a presidential election that analysts say is too close to call between President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari. Two car bombs exploded at two polling stations in south-central Enugu state but did not hurt voters, police said. Police […]

World Oral Health Day: Kids urged to brush day and night

World Oral Health Day: Kids urged to brush day and night

Pepsodent unveils Super Dentists in its commitment to building a cavity free Nigeria, through its brush day and night campaign, which is a global best practice to maintaining healthy oral profile. play Foremost household brand opens lifestyle store Culled from :Here We enjoin our readers to send their stories/articles/reports, including pictures to story@riversstatenews.com

Healing The Ills In The Ailing Nigerian Health System

Healing The Ills In The Ailing Nigerian Health System

an Hospital ward. WITHOUT mincing words, Nigerian health professionals are some of the best in the world. In Canada for instance, a Nigerian couple, both pharmacists trained at the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria are blazing the trail in pharmaceutics. Between them, and their pharmaceutical company, they hold more than 50 chemotherapy patents. That’s not all. […]

Nigeria: 11 Proven Health Benefits of Garlic

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World Oral Health Day Tooth decay takes smile away from children —Exper ts

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