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Wike: Pantami should go now

Gov. Nyesom Wike asks Isa Ali Pantami, the Minister of Comm. and Digital Economy, to resign over his alleged extremist religious views.

Allow states develop their mineral and pay royalty – Wike

Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has proposed that states should be allowed to develop and operate their respective minerals and pay a royalty to the federal government.

You are very vindictive, uncaring APC tells Wike

The All Progressives Congress (APC), said Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has proven without any iota of doubt that he is very vindictive and uncaring in his service as the number one citizen.

Wike bans Igbo group meeting in Oyigbo

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has banned a planned meeting of some Igbo residents in the Oyigbo Local Government Area of the state.

Trans-Kalabari road project: Wike warns against kidnapping of contractors 

Gov. Wike directs chairpersons of Asari Toru, Akuku-Toru and Degema to provide security for contractor handling Trans-Kalabari road project. 

UBEC: Wike counters Fayemi’s call for scrapping of counterpart fund

Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike, disagrees with the chairman of Nigeria Governors’ Forum, Kayode Fayemi over payments of UBEC's counterpart funds

Burna Boy deserves more than N10 million – Tacha

Nigerian media personality, Anita Natacha Akide, known as Tacha has said that Grammy Award-winning artiste, Burna Boy deserves more than the N10 million he received from Governor Nyesom Wike.

Wike welcomes JB’s Abuja Furniture company to Rivers with contract

Abuja Furniture Production,  (AFP) a subsidiary of Julius Berger landed in Rivers with a sumptuous offer of contract from Gov. Nyesom Wike

‘Your predecessor, Buratai, was grossly partisan’, Wike tells COAS Attahiru

Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike, says ex- COA Tukur Buratai was grossly partisan and encouraged Army officers to become political collaborators

Wike gives quit notice to Asari Dokubo, other secessionist agitators

Governor Nyesom Wike has warned that secessionist agitators like ex-militant leader,  Asari Dokubo and the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB will not be allowed to operate in Rivers State.

Rivers Gov. Wike, Belgian ambassador meet to strengthen ties

Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers State has discussed a number of business and investment interests with the new Belgian Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Daniel Bertrand.

You were not misquoted on missing weapons – Wike replies NSA

Rivers Governor Nyesom Wike has countered the National Security Adviser (NSA) Maj-Gen. Babagana Monguno (Rtd) saying nobody misquoted his assertions on the missing arms and money.

Wike dismisses as empty promise $1.5b repairs of Port Harcourt refinery

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers said the move by the Buhari Government to rehabilitate the Port Harcourt Refinery is one of the empty promises of the All Progressives Congress.

‘It’s becoming funny,’ Wike reacts to abduction of schoolchildren

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, says the spate of abduction and release of schoolchildren by alleged kidnappers in Northern Nigeria is becoming funny

Lawmaker urges Wike to join 2023 presidential race

Rep. Tajudeen Yusuf (PDP-Kogi) has urged Governor Nyesom Wike to join the 2023 presidential race on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Sen. Orji Kalu begs Gov. Wike to join APC

Kalu told the Rivers Governor to join the APC in order to consolidate on the rewards of belonging to the party at the centre.

Secondary school students protest lack of teachers in Port Harcourt

Secondary school students of Olanada Secondary School, located opposite Elechi Amadi Polytechnic, Rumuola road, Port Harcourt, trooped to the streets on Monday, February 15 to protest insufficient teachers in their school.

Wike’s loyalists emerge PDP candidates for LG poll, Secondus, Omehia lose out

Both the PDP chairman Prince Uche Secondus and former Rivers governor Celestine Omehia have lost out to Governor Wike in fielding candidates for the 17 April local council election.

Wike attacks Buhari, says successor will spend entire tenure clearing his mess

Rivers governor, Nyesom Wike says next Nigeria's President will spend his tenure fixing the problems created by the Buhari government.

COVID-19: Wike directs civil servants from levels 01 to 13 to stay at home

Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Rivers governor, Nyesom Wike, has directed civil servants on grade levels 01 to 13, except those on essential duties, to stay away...

Wike: Rivers will spend N500m on repair of burnt Sokoto market

Okafor Ofiebor/ Port Harcourt Governor Nyesom Wike on Wednesday pledged that he will make available the sum of N500 million for the reconstruction of a...

“No more Governor’s boy”- Wike shocks Rivers LGA chairs

..."Operation Show executed projects in your LGA. No more to 'we are Governor's Boys,"and very loyal to the party". Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Governor Nyesom Wike shocks...

Attacks on waterways: Bonny youths take protest to Wike

Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Scores of youths from Bonny Local Government Area on Thursday congregate at the gate leading to Rivers Government’s House in Port Harcourt...

Afelokhai says Wike behind Rivers United success

Theophilus Afelokhai, the Goalkeeper of Rivers United FC of Port Harcourt says the team’s superlative performance in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) is due to Governor Nyesom Wike.

Rivers approves construction of new legislative quarters

Rivers State Executive Council has given approval for the construction of a new House of Assembly quarters in Port Harcourt at the cost of N10.1 Billion.

Wike: Nigerians earnestly waiting for PDP’s return to Aso Rock

Okafor Ifiebor/Port Harcourt Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has said Nigerians are earnestly waiting for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to take over power...

Wike, Bala Mohammed inaugurate 10.3km road in Ogoni

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike on Monday, inaugurated a 10.3 kilometres long Sime-Nonwa-Kira road in Tai local government area in Rivers state.

Nyesom Wike descends on APC

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers has launched new tirades against the ruling All Progressives Congress, saying it has failed Nigerians.

IPOB: Gov. Wike makes promises to Northern Elders

By Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike, has given assurance that he will continue to conduct the affairs of government in a manner that...

Explosion in Wike dad’s church: Police arrest 3 suspects

The Police Command in Rivers says it has arrested three suspects in connection with Saturday’s explosion in a church, where Governor Nyesom Wike's dad worships

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