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THE Special Adviser, Media and Publicity to the Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State, Christian Ita, has said there won’t be any response to the alleged outburst of the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, against Ayade. Ayade had complained about the injustice he was getting from his party, the Peoples Democratic Party, when...
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Gov Nyesom Wike has finally taken a political stand that may reveal his romance with the North. The governor said in Port Harcourt that he would support a northern ticket in 2023 if it’s the only way the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will win the presidential election. The governor who stood behind Goodluck Jonathan […] Read Full Story
Gov Sam Ortom of Benue State is said to have just escaped assassination in his home state, but Gov Nyesom Wike of Rivers State says the federal government would be held responsible. He warned in Port Harcourt on Saturday that the FG would be held responsible if Gov Ortom is assassinated, stressing that if the […] Read Full Story
Governor Of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike Has Said That He Made His Predecessor, Rotimi Amaechi, Governor Of The State. Wike Read More
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• How I escaped herders who ambushed my convoy to kill me, aides –Benue gov The Peoples Democratic Party and Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike were outraged on Saturday after the convoy of Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, was attacked by suspected killer herdsmen. Ortom, at a press conference, said the incident happened at Tyo...
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Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has said God used him to make the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, the state governor in 2007, claiming that the Amaechi said he was next in his life after God. Meanwhile, Wike said he would not support former President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, if he picked the ticket of...
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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, says there will be no more Nigeria if his Benue State counterpart, Samuel Ortom, is assassinated. Wike also said the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), and his All Progressives Congress will be held responsible if Ortom is killed. Wike stated this while reacting to attempt on Ortom’s life by...
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Says he enthroned Amaechi governor in 2007 By Davies Iheamnachor PORT HARCOURT: Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said if zoning the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential ticket to the North would make the party to win the 2023 general election, he would support the decision. The governor, meanwhile, ruled out the possibility of him
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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, says he will work against ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, if the latter gets the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress in the 2023 general elections. Wike stated this in an interview with BBC Pidgin this weekend in Port Harcourt. According to the governor, who is a chieftain of the PDP,...
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Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers State, says, by politicising insecurity, the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government plunged the security troubled states into an unimaginable scale of banditry that...
By Davies Iheamnachor – Port Harcourt The Governor of Rivers State, Chief Nyesom Wike, has explained that the reason banditry would not end was that the All Progressives Congress, APC, led Federal Government has continued the politicisation of security. Wike said by politicising insecurity, the APC Government plunged the security troubled states into an unimaginable
RIVERS State Government on Tuesday kicked off vaccination against Covid-19 with Governor Nyesom Wike expressing confidence of the vaccine type being administered, beginning with frontline health workers.
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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has alleged that politics has been used to deny the state access to agricultural Read More
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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has faulted the Federal Government’s claim of executing road projects and providing solar powered electricity in some communities in the state and challenged it to show where the projects are located. The governor also accused the Central Bank of Nigeria of denying the state access to agricultural loans because of […] Read Full Story
As the clamour for power shift to Southern Nigeria in 2023 continues, a member of the House of Representatives, Tajudeen Yusuf has called for the nomination of Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike to fly the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential flag in the next presidential polls. Yusuf, who represents Kabba-Bunu/Ijumu Federal Constituency of Kogi State, […] Read Full Story
Rivers Governor Nyesom Wike has drawn the battle line with Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, over the latter’s recent verbal attack on South-South governors. Wike threatened to...
Wednesday’s savage attack on Rotimi Amaechi by Nyesom Wike was arguably the most brutal public attack by a sitting governor on a predecessor. Alcohol, remarkably, was the trigger. Wike spoke at the commissioning of Omuihuechi – Omuoko – Omokiri – Link Road within Amaechi’s Local Government Area. So, the attack would have been brought more
"Labour Movement In The Country Is Dead because it has lost its force of engagement with government and hardly can Read More
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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has cautioned the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, against taking on Rivers State. His comment followed Akpabio’s reaction to the criticism by South-South governors over the way the Federal Government was handling the Niger Delta Development Commission. The South-South Governors’ Forum led by its Chairman and Delta […] Read Full Story
Dennis Naku, Port Harcourt Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has taken a swipe on the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, for criticising governors the South-South geo-political zone. Recall that the South-South governors forum led by its Chairman and Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, after a recent meeting in Port Harcourt said they […] Read Full Story
The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has said that the labour movement in Nigeria is dead, adding that it cannot reverse the anti-people policies of the All Progressives Congress-led Federal Government. Wike who wrote on Twitter lamented the silence of labour in the face of insecurity and hike in fuel price and electricity tariff […] Read Full Story
Governor Nyesom Wike, on Wednesday, accused Federal Government of shielding the Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, from prosecution over alleged misappropriation of proceeds from sales of state assets while he (Amaechi) was governor.
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By Dirisu Yakubu Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, are currently meeting in Abuja. The meeting, holding at the Sokoto State Governor’s Lodge, Asokoro, Abuja, is expected to discuss issues affecting the soul of the party, particularly the rift in some of its state chapters, the South-West crisis among others.
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In a statement issued on Wednesday, his Special Assistant (Media), Kevin Ebiri, quoted the governor as saying despite Amaechi’s opposition to his political ambition, he has been able to get...