Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State on Sunday told the Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, Governor Kayode Fayemi, that he has nothing against Islam or any faith. He made this known while showing Fayemi the site of the mosque he allegedly demolished in Port Harcourt. A statement by the NGF’s spokesperson, Abdulrazaque Bello-Barkindo, said […]
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has suspended 12 local government chairmen for their refusal to attend state functions. This was conveyed in a statement issued on Thursday by the governor’s Special Assistant on Electronic Media, Simeon Nwakaudu. Those affected are chairmen of Okrika, Emohua, Abua/Odual, Degema, Khana, Gokana, Ahoada East, Ikwerre, Eleme, Andoni, Omuma and […]
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented Certificates of Return to Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike, his deputy, Ipalibo-Harry Banigo. The commission also presented certificate of return to 32 assembly members-elect in the state. The certificate presentation took place at INEC office in Port Harcourt, the Rivers state capital. Wike won the governorship election […]
Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has said that Nigeria needs men like Nysome Wike, governor of Rivers State, who are “political force for good.” Atiku said this on Wednesday after Wike was declared winner of the Rivers State gubernatorial poll and reelected governor of the state. Wike polled 886,264 votes […]
The national executive committee (NEC) of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has resolved to hold its national convention in Port Harcourt, Rivers state capital.
The Rivers State Governor, Mr. Nyesom Wike has accused the APC-led Federal Government of doing everything possible to kill the Peoples Democratic Party. PDP but quickly noted that it is the APC that will die politically. Wike spoke, yesterday, at Government House, Port Harcourt, against the backdrop of the recent raids carried out by the […]
By Philips Sunday Port Harcourt, (AN24) – Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has berated the Department of State Services (DSS) for saying its operatives found a huge amount of money during its raids on homes of judges in the country.
By Philips Sunday Rivers, (AN24) – In a bid to celebrate Nigeria’s 56th anniversary, Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike, has granted freedom to nine convicts, three of them on death row.
By Philips Sunday Rivers, (AN24) – The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has expressed optimism that the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) will win the forthcoming re-run election fixed for July 30.
By Philips Sunday The immediate past Governor of Rivers state and now Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has called on the indigenes of Rivers state to vote against the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in next Saturday’s election as a way of putting shame on Governor Nyesom Wike, as well as the former President Goodluck […]
By Philips Sunday The Supreme Court of Nigeria has given reasons why the election of Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Ogun State Governor Ibikunle Amosun of the All Progressives Congress (APC), was upheld.
The Governor of Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike,says Civil Servants who do not have bank verification numbers (BVN) will not be paid their salaries.