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Tears of joy flow as Wike redeems N10m pledge to Burna Boy, others

Tears of joy flow on Wednesday as Nyesom Wike redeemed his pledge by giving the artistes who performed at singer Burna Boy’s homecoming concert N10 million each.

Wike taps Ossaowa, son of arch-rival Sen. Andrew Uchendu

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike Thursday appointed Ossaowa Andrew Uchendu, a son of his critic and Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Andrew Uchendu, as a member of the Rivers State Board of Internal Revenue.

You are jealous of Amaechi: APC replies Wike

The Rivers chapter of the All Progressives Congress has replied to Governor Nyesom Wike's allegation against Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi.

Wike: “It’s unfortunate that people produce oil but live in poverty”

Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers on Thursday advocated that the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), currently before the National Assembly, should allocate 10 percent oil revenue to host communities.

Gov. Wike pays final tribute to Chief Ihunwo Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, was joined by several political leaders on Saturday for the funeral of his late uncle, Chief Charles Aleruchi Ihunwo Wike.

Wike approves purchase of new buses for Rivers United, Rivers Angels

Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers has approved the purchase of new buses for the Rivers-owned football clubs, Rivers United and Rivers Angels.

Why Fayose shunned Wike’s peace meeting with Makinde

A former Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, has explained why he was not at the Peoples Democratic Party South-West leaders’ meeting. The meeting...

Wike condoles with Gov. Okowa

Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers has condoled with his Delta counterpart, Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa over the death of his father, Authur Okowa.

Wike speaks about successor in 2023

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has disclosed that he will only support a candidate who has the capacity to govern the State in the 2023 general elections.

Read why corps members must be happy with Gov. Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has approved the immediate payment of monthly allowances to Corps Members serving in the state with effect from July 2019.

We’ll not permit proliferation of Vigilante in Rivers – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has declared that the State Government will not permit the proliferation of vigilante groups, stating that youths interested in helping to build the state's security architecture should join the State Neighbourhood Safety Corps Agency.

How forces of darkness invaded Rivers during governorship poll – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has said that forces of darkness invaded the state and attempted to rob the mandate of the people, but that God stood firm for him.

Why EU countries should partner with Rivers in Commercial Agriculture – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has called on countries of the European Union to partner with the State Government in the development of the...

I won’t let my guard down, I don’t trust anybody totally – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike says he will not let his guard down as he does not totally trust anybody.

What Wike did on June 12 will keep you wondering

Despite June 12 being declared a public holiday in honour of the acclaimed winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election, Moshood Abiola, Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike chose to spend the day doing something else.

Wike: I will not appoint disloyal members into my cabinet

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has reiterated that his second term appointments will be based on absolute loyalty, commitment to the vision of the administration and the capacity to deliver.

Wike issues 72-hour ultimatum for release of kidnapped expatriates

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has given the chiefs and leaders of Andoni Local Government Area, a 72-hour ultimatum to ensure the immediate release of three kidnapped expatriates of Raffoul Nigeria Limited who are involved in the construction of the Unity Road in the area.

How my cabinet will look like – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has given hint on how his cabinet will look like in his second term.

I’ll step on people’s toes in my environmental sanitation policies – Wike

By Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has vowed to step on toes of people as he rolls out environmental sanitation policies that...

Wike signs four bills into law

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has assented to four key bills passed by the State House of Assembly for the good governance of the State.

Wike issues a month ultimatum to mechanics, traders, others to vacate roads

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has given roadside mechanics, roadside car dealers, street traders and private taxi park operators, a month ultimatum to vacate the streets of Port Harcourt.

Read why Wike splashed N5m on Policewoman

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike surprised the fermale Police Officer who commanded the parade for his second term inauguration, SP Komonbo Kate ,a Superintendent of of Police, SP, by splashing her with N5 million cash gift for her outstanding performance.

Video: Dino Melaye releases new song for Wike

Controversial Senator, Dino Melaye has released a new video in Port Harcourt, Rivers State to eulogise the prowess of Governor Nyesom Wike.

Photo News: Anglican Bishop lays hands on Gov. Wike

The Anglican Bishop of Niger Delta North, Rt. Reverend Wisdom Budu Ihunwo has prayed and laid hand on Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State for a successful administration.

Amaechi’s ugly politics to de-market Rivers will fail – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has lashed out at former Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, saying that his plans to de-market the state will fail and declared that the State is safe for productive economic activities for the empowerment of the people.

Wike takes oath of office for second term

Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, re-elected Governor of Rivers State, on Wednesday, in the presence of thousands of Rivers people and other prominent Nigerians, took the oath of office to commence his second term.

Fear grips LG chairmen, as Wike sets up Committee to investigate, audit financial transactions

Panic has gripped the 23 Local Government Council Chairmen ahead of the June 1, 2019 implementation of the financial autonomy councils, just the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has approved the setting up of a Committee to investigate and audit the financial transactions of the councils from May 2018 to May 2019.

Speakership position: Wike charges Gbajabiamila not to be sectional leader

By Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has called on the Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila to ensure that...

End insecurity in Rivers or reject another oath of office, Peterside charges Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has again been charged to buckle his belt and fight insecurity in the state against rising killings and relocation of businesses, or, decline taking another Oath of Office on May 29, 2019.

Wike’s attacking me because I refused his billions of Naira bribe – Army chief

The General Officer, Commanding 6 Division of the Nigerian Army, Major General Jamil Sarham, has alleged that Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State offered him billions of Naira in bribe to compromise the governorship elections in the state.

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