Petition calling for probe into soot pollution, illegal refineries in Rivers gathers 9,095 signatories
Again, residents of Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital have called on governments to investigate and put an end to the deadly black soot caused by activities of illegal refiners and bunkerers.
5 Sep 2021
Barely 16 months to the 2023 general elections, desperation for the control of opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) structure is pushing its leaders to adopt extreme measures and strategies to outwit one another.
24 Feb 2021
Rivers State Governor, Nyesome Wike, yesterday, declared that Nigeria must address the menace of drug abuse to be able to surmount the current security challenges facing the country.
10 Apr 2020
If there was ever any doubt about the indiscretion, illegality, breach of constitutional provisions and lack of coordination still permissible among public officeholders, then Tuesday’s arrest of two pilots in Rivers State ...
9 Sep 2019
The Governor of Rivers, Nyesome Wike on Sunday says he has nothing against Islam or any faith. Wike made the remarks while showing the Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) and Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi the site of the mosque he allegedly demolished in Port Harcourt.
30 Sep 2018
Rivers State governor, Nyesome Wike, got a reprieve and survived mounting criticisms from party leaders on Friday, thanks to the intervention...
28 Jan 2018
Prominent Nigerians across diverse platforms are united in their submission that the All Progressives Congress (APC) is at its wits’ end and so is using the report of the Nasir el-Rufai...
16 Jul 2017
Were the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) a smallholder entity or family business that is not well entrenched and has capacity to defend itself, it would have ended in a receivership...
24 Jun 2017
The Rivers State Commissioner for Information and Communications, Austin Tam-George, has resigned from Governor Nyesom Wike’s government.
4 Nov 2016
Gov. Nyesome Wike of Rivers has been nominated for the 2016 edition of the prestigious South-South Progressive Awards (SSPA).