Update: 17-year-old student found two weeks after she went missing in Port Harcourt

17-year-old Lala Onwukwe, who went missing in Port Harcourt, Rivers state, has reportedly been found.  The teenager had been missing since Friday, July 30th, after her mother, Nancy Nnenna Onwukwe, dropped her off at her school in Odili Road, Port Harcourt. Journalist, Sele May, who confirmed the development on Friday, August 13, said the student is currently being debriefed… Continue reading Update: 17-year-old student found two weeks after she went missing in Port Harcourt

‘Mentally challenged’ man allegedly stabs pedestrian for refusing to give him money in Port Harcourt.

An angry mob descended on a man said to be mentally challenged and beat him to pulp for allegedly stabbing a young man in Port Harcourt, the Rivers state capital. The incident reportedly happened at Choba Junction axis of the East/West Road on Wednesday morning, July 7.  It was gathered that the victim said to be… Continue reading ‘Mentally challenged’ man allegedly stabs pedestrian for refusing to give him money in Port Harcourt.

Six suspected internet fraudsters arrested in Port Harcourt (photos)

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Port Harcourt Zonal Office on Tuesday, June 29, arrested six suspected internet fraudsters, at No. 2 Elewowrks Close, off First Avenue by Las Vegas Bus Stop, Rumuibekwe, Port Harcourt, Rivers state. The suspects identified as Kingsley Peters; Christian Ndibe; Kingsley Dominic; Marvin Dominic, Ogbonda Deric, and Morgan… Continue reading Six suspected internet fraudsters arrested in Port Harcourt (photos)

Angry residents beat man for allegedly stealing car battery in Port Harcourt

A suspected thief was beaten by angry residents in Rukpakulusi area of Port Harcourt, Rivers State for allegedly stealing a car battery.  It was gathered that the suspect was nabbed on Monday, June 28, while trying to escape after he stole a car battery from a Toyota Camry parked for repairs at a mechanic in… Continue reading Angry residents beat man for allegedly stealing car battery in Port Harcourt

Young lady narrowly escapes death in Port Harcourt as stray bullet pierces through ceiling and hit her bed seconds after she got up

A young lady, Asele Daniel, narrowly escaped death in Port Harcourt after a stray bullet from nowhere pierced through the ceiling of her apartment and hit her bed moments after she got up. Asele took to Facebook on Saturday, October 24, to share her testimony, thanking God for protecting her her life.  According to the entrepreneur,… Continue reading Young lady narrowly escapes death in Port Harcourt as stray bullet pierces through ceiling and hit her bed seconds after she got up

Many injured as explosion rocks Mile 3 market in Port Harcourt

Many people have sustained different degrees of injury after an explosion rocked parts of mile 3 market in Port Harcourt City Local Government Area, Rivers State in the early hours of today Monday, May 31. Thankfully, no life was lost in the incident but many people who were running for safety were seriously injured. The spokesman… Continue reading Many injured as explosion rocks Mile 3 market in Port Harcourt

2 female jobseekers rescued from human body parts dealers in Port-Harcourt (photos)

Two women have been rescued after they were kidnapped by body parts dealers when they went to Port Harcourt in search of jobs. The women were kidnapped during the week by two men in a bus and taken to a forest. While there, they had to watch others whose families couldn’t pay ransom get killed. The… Continue reading 2 female jobseekers rescued from human body parts dealers in Port-Harcourt (photos)

Landlord locks PHED officials in Port Harcourt out of their office over unpaid rent (photos)

Officials of the Port Harcourt Electricity Distribution Company in Ogbumnabali in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, were forced to work from a vehicle today May 20 after the landlord of the building where their office is located, locked them out over unpaid rent. A social media user, Stephen Momoh shared photos of the closure online showing the landlord… Continue reading Landlord locks PHED officials in Port Harcourt out of their office over unpaid rent (photos)

Young man shot dead by suspected cultist in Port Harcourt

A lone gunman suspected to be a cultist shot dead a young man identified as Kelvin Uzoma Efule in Port Harcourt, Rivers state.  It was gathered that the deceased also known as ‘Mc Federal Govt’ was killed when he came to buy something from a nearby supermarket on Ojike Street, Mile One area of Diobu at about… Continue reading Young man shot dead by suspected cultist in Port Harcourt

CCTV captures moment an “overly friendly” lady stole a phone from a shop in Port Harcourt

A business owner is currently in search of a lady who came into her shop and stole a phone. CCTV footage shared by the business owner showed the “overly friendly” lady chatting with the salesgirl. Shortly after the salesgirl turned her back to bring another phone to show her, the lady grabbed one of the… Continue reading CCTV captures moment an “overly friendly” lady stole a phone from a shop in Port Harcourt