The Nigerian Navy has said it has discovered six new illegal refineries with combined capacity to refine four million litres of crude oil daily in Alakiri, Asari Toru Local Government Area of Rivers State.
Most of the victims were market women, said trader Agnes Tarila.
Northerners doing business in the area have deserted their properties and taken to their hills for safety.
The worst occurred when the governor pointed to a waiting BMW to chauffeur the acting president to the next location.
They wounded many people and burnt down over 15 houses.
About five militants have been killed and 23 others arrested, while several others escaped with injuries during an attack on soldiers by the creek boys in Rivers state. A statement […]
The Venue of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, National Convention in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has boasted that