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Wike’s bombshell: El-Rufai is reaping evil he planned against Rivers

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike on Friday attacked Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, saying he is reaping the evil he planned against Rivers.

Wike places bounty on dreaded Rivers gang leaders VIP, Comasi

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has placed a bounty on two dreaded criminal gang leaders, VIP and Comasi terrorising communities Rivers.

Wike warns IPOB: No secessionists can annex Rivers

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has warned secessionists, including Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB) to stay away from Rivers as no one can annex the state.

NGF must authorise additional fund to equip military, says Wike

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has charged the Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor to reduce the level of insurgency in the country.

Why PDP’s NWC should suspend Babangida Aliyu – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has called on the National Working Committee, NWC, of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to immediately suspend former Governor of Niger State, Muazu Babangida Aliyu for working against re-election of former President Goodluck Jonathan in 2015.

NBA’s protest useless – Wike

Governor Nyesom Wike has described as unnecessary and useless the protest by members of Nigeria Bar Association,NBA, in solidarity with the industrial action embarked upon by members of the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) in the State.

Count me out, I will not travel abroad for medical check-up – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike on Wednesday said he would not travel out of the country for medical check-up for any reason.

JUST IN: Wike sacks Environment Commissioner, Igbiks Tamuno

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has sacked the State Commissioner for Environment, Dr Igbiks Tamuno.

Gov Wike gifts Burna Boy, other artistes N10m each at homecoming party

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike on Saturday gifted N10million to Grammy award winning Afrobeat artist, Damini Ogulu, popularly known as Burna Boy alongside other musicians.

Why I took my COVID-19 Vaccine in private – Wike

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has debunked the rumour making the rounds that he refused to take the COVID-19 vaccination.

Wike awards N27.6bn contract for roads construction

The Rivers State Executive Council led by Governor Nyesom Wike has approved the construction of the Trans-Kalabari and Saakpenwa-Bori-Kono road projects at the cost of N27.6 billion.

Killing Ortom could plunge Nigeria into Civil War – Wike

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has warned the Federal Government that killing Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom could lead to a civil war.

2023: Why I will back PDP’s zoning presidential ticket to North – Wike

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, says if zoning the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential ticket to the North will cause the party to win the 2023 general election, he will support the decision.

2023: Wike delivers verdict on Jonathan if he defects to APC

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has vowed not to support former President Goodluck Jonathan if he picks the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in 2023.

Biafra: Wike bombs Asari-Dokubo, says ‘You’re a mere attention seeker’

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has mocked the declaration by ex-Niger Delta militant, Mujahid Asari-Dokubo, that he leads the new Biafra Defacto Customary Government.

Rivers Govt flags off COVID-19 vaccination exercise

The Rivers State Government has today commenced the first phase of Covid-19 vaccination that will help to promote immunity and reduce infection in the State.

Fuel hike: Labour movement is dead in Nigeria – Wike

Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers State has lampooned the labour movement in Nigeria for their indifference to the incessant increment in pump price of petroleum products, electricity tariff and insecurity in the country.

Wike bombs Akpabio: ‘You lack morality to ask S/South govs account for 13% derivation’ 

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has taken a swipe at the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, for accusing governors in the region of mismanagement of 13 percent derivation fund.

Amaechi replies Wike: ‘I can’t bring myself low as you’

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi on Thursday said he cannot bring himself low as Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike.

Wike bombs Amaechi: ‘FG has continued to shield him from prosecution’

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike on Wednesday attacked the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, saying the Federal Government has continued to shield him from prosecution.

War over: Wike, Fintiri reconcile Ortom, Mohammed

The acrimonious relationship between the Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom and Governor of Bauchi State, Senator Bala Mohammed, has been amicably resolved.

Okorocha meets Gov. Wike again

Former Imo State Governor, Senator Rochas Okorocha, has again visited Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike for the second time in one month amid a political crisis ahead of 2023.

Nigerians angry with Senate for confirming ex-Service Chiefs Ambassadors – Wike

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has said Nigerians are disappointed with the National Assembly for confirming former Service Chiefs as ambassadors.

Wike challenges IGP to indict disbanded SARS officials

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has received the report from the Judicial Commission of Inquiry that Investigated Human Rights Abuses, Police Brutality and Extrajudicial Killings by the disbanded notorious Police unit, Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) in the state.

Wike vows to challenge FG’s plans to withdraw money from Excess Crude Account

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike says Nigeria Governors Forum's endorsement of fresh withdrawal of fund by the Federal Government from the Excess Crude Account will be contested in court.

Wike drops bombshell: Many governors are hiding under COVID-19 not to perform

Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, has dropped a bombshell, saying many governors in Nigeria are hiding under COVID-19 pandemic not to perform.

Wike sacks Revenue Board chairman, appoints Aholu acting head

Nyesom Wike, Governor of Rivers State has sacked the State Chairman of Board of Internal Revenue Service ThankGod Adoage Norteh.

Waste management boss commends Wike over varsity renovation

Mr Felix Obuah, Sole Administrator, Rivers State Waste Management Agency (RIWAMA), has commended Gov. Nyesom Wike for the approval of N16.6 billion for the upgrade of the Rivers State University (RSU).

2023: I respect Tinubu, I will never malign him – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike on Friday rubbished report in one of the dailies that he maligned the character of the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, saying he would never do such a thing.

Why Nigerians will vote out APC in 2023 – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike says the inability of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to tackle insurgency, banditry and corruption will compel Nigerians to vote out the party in 2023.

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