The political disposition within the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers State, towards 2023 indicates a paradigm shift from the party’s old tradition whereby the party leaders and few chieftains anoint their preferred candidates....
21 Dec 2021
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has described Nigerian women as catalysts and contributors that play vital roles in the development of the nation at all levels.
23 Jun 2021
Secretary to the Rivers State Government, Dr. Tammy Danagogo, has urged coastal communities of the state to embrace Governor Nyesom Wike’s developmental strides to enable them to explore the economic prospects in the area.
18 Dec 2020
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, yesterday, canvassed a permanent reward system for war veterans to justify the sacrifices they make in keeping Nigeria safe and united.
21 Sep 2019
Fears that serial killer(s) targeting vulnerable women and girls might be on the loose in Rivers State are mounting, following the grisly murder of over eight victims in the last two months.
21 Sep 2019
Rivers State Security Council has commended the Police for arresting the prime suspect of the serial killings, targeted at young women in parts of the state.
19 Sep 2019
Protesting women in their hundreds yesterday marched through the streets of Port Harcourt, asking the Rivers Government and security agencies to produce in 14 days killers of over eight women in different hotels in the state.
9 Sep 2019
Gov. Nyesom Wike on Monday restated his administration’s resolve to support the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) to achieve its mandate.
10 Aug 2019
The proscription of all youth groups by the Rivers State government has been denounced as a breach of the 1999 constitution.
29 May 2019
When Nigeria failed to win a single medal at the London 2012 Olympic Games, the country’s sports officials came to the conclusion that something drastic must be done to arrest the steep slide in the nation’s sports fortunes. Heeding calls by stakeholders, the then Sports Minister, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi convinced President Goodluck Jonathan to convene…
21 Apr 2018
Former Sports Minister, Tammy Danagogo yesterday told his successor, Solomon Dalung to stop comparing Team Nigeria’s performance at the just concluded Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia to the previous edition at Glasgow 2014.
25 May 2017
Former Sports Minister, Tammy Danagogo and the incumbent, Solomon Dalung have washed their hands off a contract worth N182m said to have been awarded by the ministry in November 2013.