Minister dismisses Wike’s murder plot
The Federal Government has dismissed the allegations by Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike that the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led administration was planning to kill him.The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed..
Threat to my life is real, says Wike
Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, has reiterated that the plot to assassinate him is real.
Wike approves sponsorship for 20 journalists
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has approved the sponsorship of 20 members of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) to travel to Russia for the World Cup finals.
Court bars police, EFCC, DSS from searching Wike’s homes
The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court yesterday voided an alleged plan by the police to obtain a search warrant and execute same at the residences of Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State in Abuja and other parts of the country.
Court bars Police, EFCC, DSS, from searching Wike’s houses
A Federal High Court in Abuja has barred the Nigerian Police, the EFCC and the Department of State Security Service, (DSS) from searching houses belonging to Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers. Wike had in 2017, approached the court seeking an order of injunction restraining the IGP, the Police, the EFCC and the DSS from obtaining…
Rivers Assembly to petition UN, EU over invasion of judiciary
The Rivers State House of Assembly has resolved to write to the United Nations (UN) and the European Union (EU) over the recent attack on the state’s judiciary and what it described as ill treatment by the Federal Government.
‘APC scheming for military coup in Rivers’
Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has attributed the attack and vandalisation of the state judiciary complex in Port Harcourt, yesterday, to a ploy by the Police and the All Progressives Congress (APC) to overthrow the state government.
Why states should fix salary of workers
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has suggested that Nigerian workers would be better off when respective states are allowed to fix their minimum wages in line with their financial capacity to pay. Wike disclosed this yesterday during a public hearing on the new national minimum wage for Nigerian workers for the South-South geo-political zone in…
Bonny youths threaten to evict Andoni people over Finima killings
Youths in Bonny Local Council of Rivers State have threatened to evict the Andoni people in Finima Fishing Ports if Andoni elders fail to advise their youths to refrain from further attacks and killing of Bonny people.
Rivers residents, CLO seek end to ‘black soot’ menace
Rivers State residents and the Civil Liberty Organisations (CLO) yesterday staged a protest seeking an end to the soot menace.The protesters, including women, children, youths and the elderly, worried by the unending ‘black soot’ in the state and its deadly effects on human lives, marched from Isaac Boro Park ....