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Tonye Cole

25 Nov
Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has disqualified the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Tonye Cole, from contesting the 2023 general elections.
24 Nov
A federal high court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers state has disqualified Tonye Cole as the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state. Judge Emmanuel Obile gave the ruling on Thursday. Cole, a former executive director of Sahara Group, was announced the winner of the APC governorship ticket in Rivers State…
10 Nov
A federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, yesterday, struck out a suit by the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state challenging the candidature of Siminialayi Fubara as governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
4 Jul
Former Rivers State Governor and immediate past Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, has said only court can sack the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate of the state, Tonye Cole.
29 Jun
All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Tonye Cole, has been dragged to court by an aggrieved governorship aspirant in the just-concluded party primary in Rivers State
23 Jun
Rivers State High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has adjourned till July 12 a case brought before it by the state government accusing the former governor of the state, Rotimi Amaechi
11 May
Factional All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Rivers State, Tonye Cole, has debunked Governor Nyesom Wike’s allegation that $50m was transferred to his account by former Governor Rotimi Amaechi for private business purposes.
9 May
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has described as a waste of time, the 48 hours ultimatum issued by the Ijaw National Congress (INC) over the arrest of Farah Dagogo, who is standing trial
26 Apr
Rivers State All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirant, Senator Magnus Abe, has dismissed the party’s consensus arrangement, which reportedly chose Tonye Cole as sole aspirant and vowed to contest the 2023 polls.
25 Apr
Rivers State All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirant, Tonye Cole, has said his emergence as consensus candidate for the 2023 polls is unbiased and quite humbling.
24 Apr
Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State received the party’s endorsement of Mr. Tonye Cole as its flag-bearer in the 2023 governorship election with mixed feelings.
23 Apr
The All Progressives  Congress  (APC) in Rivers  State, has endorsed  Mr Tonye Cole as the party’s standard-bearer in the  2023 governorship elections. Cole in 2019 had also received the nod of the Minister of Transportation,  Chibuike Amaechi, to fly the party’s flag. But the move was aborted by a court which halted the State APC from fielding…


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