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Former president, Goodluck Jonathan, was on Saturday, September 1, crowned as ‘icon of democracy’ by the Rivers state-owned Ignatius Ajuru University of Education saying this was in recognition of his contributions to the nation.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers state has been accused by the chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, Felix Obuah, of plotting the removal of Governor Nyesom Wike at all cost.
Zeus Polls, an independent Europe-based pollster, has reportedly predicted that the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Muhammadu Buhari, may likely win most states in the 2019 gubernatorial elections.
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state has reportedly vowed that no official of the state will appear before the EFCC for probe. The governor spoke after the EFCC made enquiries about the state’s alleged N117 billion transactions.
The headlines of mainstream Nigerian newspapers for Monday, August 27, are focused on the EFCC investigation on suspicious transaction by Rivers state govt, the meeting of the national executive committee of the APC among others.
As the 2019 general elections approach, campaign by indigenes of Rivers state from the riverine area to end nearly 20 years dominance of the state governorship position by indigenes from the upland area has thickened.
The governor of rivers , Nyesom Wike has called on his predecessor, Peter Odili to forgive the politicians that have betrayed him. Wike called on the former governor to forgive “his political sons who betrayed and abandoned him.
A former governor of Kano state and current senator, Rabiu Kwankwaso, has visited Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers as reports indicate that the former is eyeing the ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party ahead of 2019.
Governor Wike has said the freezing of bank accounts of Benue and Akwa Ibom state governments by the EFCC was sufficient reason for Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to sack Ibrahim Magu, the acting chairman of the agency.
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue has raised allegation against the inspector-general of police, Ibrahim Idris, accusing him of withdrawing police personnel deployed to protect the Internally Displaced Persons in the state.
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers on Wednesday, August 1, alleged that his state is suffering the worst intimidation and harassment from the federal government, adding that the ongoing defection from the APC to the PDP will continue.
Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers state has revealed that more governors and senior politicians in Nigeria are expected to defect from the All Progressives Congres to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party in the coming days.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers state, in a statement by the state chairman, Ojukaye Flag-Amachree, has accused the state governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, of inducing APC lawmakers with N2.3bn to defect to PDP.
A massive number of youths in Port Harcourt, Rivers state capital, have protested the alleged brutality and death threat on Marshal Obuzor, a senior special assistant to Governor Nyesom Wike by some operatives of the SARS.
The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen has called on security operatives to investigate allegation that Ogvernor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state paid for justice from the Supreme Court after killings in his state.
The Rivers state commissioner for information has given a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Joe Igbokwe, a 7-day ultimatum to name the Supreme Court justices he claimed Governor Nyesom Wike bribed.
Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike of Rivers State on Sunday, July 15, urged northern leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to pick a consensus presidential candidate to satiate the party’s determination to dethrone APC.
Governor Wike made the comment on Sunday, July 15, at the Anglican Cathedral Church of Saint Paul, Port Harcourt during the Thanksgiving Service to mark the end of third year anniversary celebration of his administration
Senate president Bukola Saraki laid the foundation for the construction of the Fertiliser Train 2 of Indorama Eleme Fertiliser and Chemicals Limited in Rivers state. He also inaugurated the Obiri-Ikwerre-Airport Road in the state.
Senator Jang has insisted that Nigeria’s image can only be redeemed by the PDP judging by the performances of governors under the platform of the party. He made the statement on Monday, June 18, in Port Harcourt.
The governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wike, has advised the newly sworn in 23 council chairmen to stay close to the people in order to know their plights and attend to them. Wike gave the advice on Monday, June 18.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers state has won the local government elections conducted across the 23 local government areas of the state. The exercise was reportedly free, fair and devoid of violence.
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