Recent Interventions

Press Conference on the Military Invasion of Udoda Community in Ahaoda West LGA of Rivers State by the Nigerian Military.

Ladies and Gentlemen of the Media, We the People and the Rivers State Civil Society Organizations profoundly welcomes you to this Press Conference. We have invited you here this morning to share our concerns about recent spate of actions by the Nigerian military against Niger Delta communities, actions which can best be described as atrocious.…

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Human Rights

Jaws of Death

Between November 2019 and February 2020, there was noted rise in cases of killings in River state. The period witnessed attack on and by law enforcement officers, gang killings and random murders. This report details the killings and makes a profound demand for accountability.

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Recent Interventions

We the People Validates Research Findings on Oil Sector Governance in Nigeria

On the — of November 2019, We the People held a dialogue session in Port Harcourt, Rivers state to present and validate findings from its 2019 Natural Resource Benchmarking Exercise. The benchmarking exercise assess Nigeria’s performance against 12 Natural Resource Charter (NRC) precepts with a view to identifying lapses in the extractive governance decision making…

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Human Rights

Incidents of Atrocity in Rivers State in September 2019

In September 2019, gang criminality continued to rise in River state. The month witnessed attack on Police officers, politically motivated killings and inter communal murders. However, the most bizarre of the killings were those by a serial killer(s) following a pattern of murders targeting women in hotels in Rivers state. In the month of September…

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MY CORRUPTION STORY: My Sex for Marks Experience

As a student and a citizen of Nigeria, I see myself growing up to become a responsible leader but corruption has a way of manipulating the minds of people. I studied Statistics in Kenule Beeson Saro Wiwa Polytechnic, the former Rivers State Polytechnic. As a National Diploma (ND1) student, I made good grades, not because…

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