Presidential delegates shun South-South governors, leaders meeting
Representatives of the Federal Government billed to attend a stakeholders meeting with governors and leaders of the South-South zone at Government House, Port Harcourt Rivers State, yesterday, shunned the meeting.
$39.9m Justice Karibi-Whyte hospital project a scam, says Wike
Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has described the Justice Karibi-Whyte hospital project, which allegedly gulped $39.9 million under the immediate past administration in the state
Wike poaches Amaechi’s stalwarts to deplete fragmented APC
The defection of former Director-General of All Progressives Congress (APC) Campaign Organisation in the 2019 general election, Dr. Chidi Lloyd, to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers State, has sent huge shockwaves through the fragmented party. Though defection from APC is not a unique phenomenon in Rivers State, that of Lloyd, considered as a…
Nigeria to ban single-hull tanker by December
The Federal Government has unveiled plans to stop the use of single-hull tankers in Nigeria by December 31st.
Chinese loan and Nigeria’s sovereignty
In the past few days, the public space has been awash with comments and outrage on the hearings at the Federal House of Representatives concerning the Chinese loan agreements Nigeria entered into to the tune of $500 million for the part-financing of its rail projects
We welcome constructive criticisms devoid of politics, says Wike
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has fought many political battles as governor of his state. On his way to Brick House, Port Harcourt, he had contended with the All Progressives...
Rivers APC crisis deepens as court declares Aguma acting chairman
Crisis in the Rivers State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is far from over, as a High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has declared Igo Aguma chairman of the party.
FG to localise rail technology, collaborate with institute
Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, has reiterated the Federal Government’s resolve to activate functional rail system that would not only crisscross Nigeria but also localise manufacturing
Rivers APC chieftains say discord with Amaechi not anti-party
Some All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftains in Rivers State have stated that disagreeing with the Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, who leads the party in the state, does not amount to disagreeing with the party.