Rivers: APC at war with self
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State is in the middle of a crisis, which if unresolved, could undermine its ultimate quest to wrest power from the ruling Peoples Democratic Party in 2019.
Osinbajo discharges IEPL from BPE monitoring, commissions $1.4b fertiliser plant
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday discharged Indorama Eleme Petrochemicals Limited (IEPL) from the mandatory five-year monitoring programme of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE).
Amaechi’s alleged endorsement of Cole, defections compounds APC woes in Rivers
Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the Rivers State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been thrown into confusion with a storm gradually gathering over who becomes its governorship standard bearer.
MOSOP cautions indigenes against bunkering
The Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People (MOSOP) has urged the indigenes to guard against illegal bunkering in the area.
‘Insecurity in Rivers was orchestrated to enable APC to rig elections’
Mr. Felix Obuah is the chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers State and has been at the centre of the battle for the soul of Rivers between the PDP and the All Progressives Congress...
PDP challenges Abe’s declaration as senator at tribunal
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it has gone to the Election Petitions Tribunal to challenge the declaration of Magnus Abe as winner of the re-run election in the Rivers South-East Senatorial District.
Wike, others foil alleged plot to stop declaration of results
In Rivers West district, the Returning Officer, Prof. Raphael Ndubuisi Echebiri declared that PDP’s Osinakachukwu Ideozu polled 107,166 votes to defeat APC’s Otelemaba Amachree who scored 46, 898 votes.
Rivers South East remains contentious as APC, PDP bicker over rerun polls
Magnus Abe of the APC who was returned Senator-elect for Rivers South East Senatorial district from the, described the electoral process as a “titanic struggle” that he has battled for two years.