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Armed pirates attack LNG carrier off Bonny

Pirates hijack boat, abduct passengers in Rivers 

  Gunmen suspected to be sea pirates have hijacked a passenger boat along the waterways of Namasibi, New Calabar Rivers, Degema Local Government Area, Rivers State....

Group issues ultimatum to Rivers govt on detained pilots

Rivers drops charges against Caverton, pilots

  The Rivers State Government has withdrawn and discontinued the two separate charges it filed against Caverton Helicopters pilots.  The charges were contained in...

Rivers drops charges against Caverton Helicopters, pilots 

Rivers drops charges against Caverton Helicopters, pilots 

  The Rivers State Government has withdrawn and discontinued the two separate charges it filed against Caverton Helicopters pilots. The charges were contained in...

Pirates kidnap 20 Indians, spare Nigerian seafarer off Togo

Pirates hijack boat with 12 in Rivers 

  No fewer than 12 passengers travelling from Port Harcourt to Bakana in Degema Local Government Area of Rivers State were reportedly hijacked on Monday by sea...

Navy arrests 9 oil thieves in Rivers

Navy arrests 9 oil thieves in Rivers

  The Nigerian Navy says it has arrested nine suspects at the Bonny waterways in Rivers, in connection with smuggling of undisclosed quantity of crude oil. The...

Court orders transfer of Soku oil field from Bayelsa to Rivers

Court orders transfer of Soku oil field from Bayelsa to Rivers

  The Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday ordered the transfer of Soku oil field from Bayelsa State to its rightful owner, Rivers State. Delivering judgment in a...

Police impound vessel laden with AGO in Rivers

Police impound vessel laden with AGO in Rivers

  Men of IGP Special Taskforce on Petroleum and Illegal Bunkering have impounded a vessel laden with  500,000 litres of petroleum products suspected to be...

Amaechi: I never collected pension from Rivers 

Amaechi: I never collected pension from Rivers 

  The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi on Thursday denied receiving pension as the former governor of Rivers state.  “I have never requested for or...

Amaechi: Lagos-Ibadan rail’ll ready in June

Amaechi: I never collected pension from Rivers 

  The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi on Thursday denied receiving pension as the former governor of Rivers state.  “I have never requested for or...

Seafarers, boat operators lament lack of toilet facilities in Rivers 

Seafarers, boat operators lament lack of toilet facilities in Rivers 

  As Nigerians celebrated World Toilets Day yesterday, the sanitary state of the toilet facilities in most of the loading Jetties around the capital city of Port...

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Customs intercepts expired rice, other contraband worth N1.7b in Rivers

  The Comptroller-General of Customs, Hameed Ali, on Wednesday said the Port Harcourt Area 2 Command, Onne Port, Rivers State, has intercepted a batch of expired...

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Two sent to prison in Rivers for illegal dealings in oil

  A Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State has sentenced Michael Adamu to two years imprisonment for dealing in petroleum products without an...