More squabbles in Rivers over 2019 guber elections
As the clock ticks towards the 2019 general elections, tension is beginning to rise in Nigeria’s politics especially in states like Rivers, which are already known for their political volatility.
Wike sacks caretaker committee chairmen
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State on Monday in Port Harcourt relieved the Chairmen of four Local Government Caretaker Committees of their appointments.
Wike sacks special advisers
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers on Monday relieved all his Special Advisers of their appointments except one.
Passion will give us edge over Tunisia, says Igali
Following last month’s inspection of facilities in Port Harcourt by the President of United World Wrestling – Africa (UWWA), Fouad Meskout, in an effort to decide hosts...
I ran a transparent government, Rotimi Amaechi insists
The Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi yesterday explained that he ran a transparent government while he was the governor of Rivers State.He said the allegation of corruption levelled against him by Governor Nyesom Wike was false and provocative.
Amaechi must be probed, Wike insists
Wike told Rivers State Council of Traditional Rulers in Port Harcourt yesterday that Amaechi admitted paying $39 million for a non-existent Justice Karibi Whyte Mega Specialist Hospital and sold the state’s gas turbines.
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).
Nigerians won’t be deceived by APC in 2019, says Wike
Wike alleged that the country had been badly governed and terribly divided since the APC took over power.
President arrives in Port Harcourt on Wednesday to assess facilities
Following Rivers State government’s decision to host next year’s Senior African Wrestling Championship in Port Harcourt, the President of United World Wrestling - Africa, Fouad Meskout, will arrive in the state on Wednesday to inspect the facilities.