South-East Leaders To Wike: Stop Dreaming
…..Berate Obiano, Fayose   Praise Buhari, Oyegun, others   Say APC will win more states in 2019 South-East leaders on Tuesday lauded President Mohammadu Buhari for deepening the country’s democracy, keeping the loyalty and affection of the people and meeting the trust of the citizens. They also predicted victory... Read more
Appeal court dismisses Amaechi’s case against Wike
AN Appeal Court sitting in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, has dismissed the appeal filed by the immediate past governor of the state, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, challenging the constitution of a judicial panel of inquiry by Governor Nyesom Wike to probe him. Amaechi, who is the current Minister... Read more
Four killed in fresh cult clashes in Rivers
  SUSPECTED cultists have killed no fewer than four persons in River State on Sunday following fresh cult clashes that erupted in some communities of the state.   It was learned that on Nna Assor was killed and beheaded in Omudioga community, Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State.... Read more
Wike: IG plans to invade my Abuja home
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State yesterday levelled another allegation at Police Inspector General Ibrahim Idris. The governor claimed the IGP plans to raid his Abuja home and use the opportunity to plant incriminating objects there for the purpose of humbling him. He provided no proof but it came... Read more
Nigerians Have Realised APC Has Nothing To Offer – Wike
Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, said on Friday that Nigerians had realised that the ruling All Progressives Congress has nothing to offer in terms of developmental projects, apart from circulation of lies. Wike also stated that APC’s fight against corruption was targeted at the intimidation of political opponents,... Read more
Mobilise For Voter Registration, Wike Directs Monarchs
Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, has warned that the state government would withdraw the recognition of traditional rulers of communities, where the number of voters fails to improve. Wike directed monarchs across the state to mobilise their people for the forthcoming voter registration. Speaking during a courtesy visit... Read more
Wike, Ortom Clash Over Killings In Rivers, Benue
A war of words ensued between the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, and his Benue State counterpart, Samuel Ortom, on Thursday, when both helmsmen accused each other of being culpable in the way they handled security in their respective states. Specifically, Wike declared that Ortom was one of... Read more
Jonathan Meets Wike, Commends Governor
Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Saturday held a closed-door meeting with Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State. The meeting held inside the Government House in Port Harcourt. Though the outcome of the meeting was not made known to journalists, the meeting might not be unconnected with recent moves by... Read more
Fayose, Wike Absent As Osinbajo Meets State Governors
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo is currently presiding over a meeting of the National Economic Council at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The meeting is being attended by state governors and ministers who are members of the council. It started at about 10.11am with the arrival of Osinbajo at the Council Chambers... Read more
Wike Promises Investors Land, Tax Relief
Governor Wike Nyesom has promised first-time investors in Rivers State attractive tax incentives and easy access to land. A statement by the Rivers State Commissioner for Information, Dr. Austin Tam-George, quoted the governor as urging investors to take advantage of the rapid developmental strides of his administration. The statement... Read more