Rivers State

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has expressed deep sadness over the comments made by the Presidential candidate of his party the Peoples Democratic Party PDP Atiku Abubakar who had at the weekend stated that only a Northern presidency is desirable and that Nigerians don’t need a Yoruba or Igbo to become President. Governor Wike says […]

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has accused the national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, Iyorchia Ayu of corruption. He accused Ayu of collecting the sum of one billion Naira to compromise the May 28 and 29 Presidential primaries in favour of one of the aspirants. Governor Wike who challenged Ayu to deny the […]

The internal crisis within the People’s Democratic Party which has degenerated into verbal assault has continued to generate reactions across different fora. A pro-democracy group known as the new Benue proactive coalition has condemned in particular what it termed an irrational attack on the National chairman of the People’s Democratic Party Iyorchia Ayu by the […]

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has warned Nigerians to be wary of politicians going about saying they want to rescue the country. The governor noted that they are doing so with the sole aim of stealing whatever funds or assets that may be left behind by the current APC-led Federal Government. Speaking during the flag-off […]

About 50 children are feared dead following a measles outbreak in the Kugbo Clan of Abua/Odual Local Government Area of Rivers State. It was learned that the disease first reported in Amurouttoru-Kugbo Community has now spread to Emago-Kugbo and Akani-Kugbo communities leading to the death of several children in the three communities. Community leaders in […]

Nigeria’s leading opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party PDP will on Thursday commence screening of nominees to serve as running mates to the party’s presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar. A screening committee to carry out the exercise has been constituted by the party. A statement signed by the national publicity secretary, Debo Ologunagba says the setting […]

Former Governor of Katsina State, Ibrahim Shehu Shema says he’s glad to see that Rivers State, the state where he once lived has in the last five years experienced massive transformation brought about by the Wike administration. Speaking when he commissioned two roads: Tombia Crescent and Opobo Crescent at the New Government Reserved Area of […]

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