PDP Convention: I have right to support any aspirant, says Wike
Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers says he has right just like every individual to support any aspirant of his choice to contest the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) national chairmanship position.
IBB, Jonathan wade into South West PDP discord
Ahead of tomorrow’s national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), two former Heads of State General Ibrahim Babangida and President Goodluck Jonathan...
Rivers aids Charkin’s training facility
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has handed a certificate of occupancy (C of O) to the promoters of Charkin Maritime Academy (CMA), Port Harcourt, to aid training of Nigerians in industry. As a way of encouraging investment in the state, Wike had during the formal unveiling of the first ever land ship in Nigeria, MV…
Weekly political notes
The embattled former chairman of the Presidential Pension Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, on Tuesday, said his reinstatement started...
Wike seeks review of revenue sharing formula
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has called for review of the revenue sharing formula to boost capacity of state governments to meet their financial obligations.
Rivers, Lagos sure of winning Wike Wrestling Championship
Both Rivers and Lagos states have expressed readiness to win the maiden edition of the Governor Wike Wrestling Championship, which began at the main bowl of the prestigious Alfred Diete Spiff Sports Complex in Port Harcourt at the weekend.
Government begins new minimum wage negotiations
Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, is deputy chairman, Richard Egbule, who is the chairman of the National Salaries, Income and Wages Commission, would serve as secretary.
Wike cautions against hasty passage of PIB, Okowa seeks FG’s intervention
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has cautioned against hasty passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) by the National Assembly to avoid crisis. Wike gave the advice at the Government House, Port Harcourt yesterday during an interactive session with members of the House of Representatives......
Assassination claims in Rivers State politics
For two and half years after the 2015 general elections, the political climate in Rivers State still remains edgy, even as the appellate court resumes hearing on the petition by sacked 23 elected local government area chairmen.