News - Governor Nyesom Wike

Rivers Gov. Says Free, Fair Elections Is Anti-Dote To Election Litigations

1 week ago /
Nation 

Rivers state governor Nyesom Wike says the incessant resort to the courts in both pre-election and post-election matters may be as a result of the prevalence of perceived grievances with the electoral process.

Wike Supports Atiku To Defeat Buhari

1 month ago /
Nation  Politics 

In a statement released by his media aide, Simeon Nwakaudu, the governor stressed that all hands should be on deck to defeat the APC led administration in the forthcoming election.

Nigeria @ 58: Wike Expresses Worry About Nigeria’s Direction

2 months ago /
Nation 

As Nigeria marks 58 years of attaining independence, Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has expressed worry about the policies and the direction the Nation is headed.

PDP Convention: Wike Hits Back At Aspirants Opposed To Port Harcourt As Venue

2 months ago /
Nation 

Rivers state governor Nyesom Wike says the state will not support any of the aspirants opposed to the choice of Port Harcourt as venue of the October 5 to 6 national convention of the party even if any of them emerges as the flag bearer of the party.

Wike Extols Late Attorney General, Aguma

3 months ago /
Nation 

Governor Nyesom Wike has again extolled the leadership qualities of the former attorney – general and commissioner of justice in Rivers state, Emmanuel Aguma.

Wike Bans Rivers State Officials From Appearing Before EFCC

3 months ago /
Nation 

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike says no official of the Rivers State Government will appear before the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, over what he describes as politically motivated investigations until the Commission approaches the Court of Appeal to set aside the 2007 Judgment secured by the Administration of Former Governor Peter Odili barring it from investigating the State.

European Diplomats Call For Respect For Rule Of Law In Nigeria

3 months ago /
International News  Nation 

The international community has called on the Nigerian government to always follow the rule of law especially during elections.

EFCC Investigates Rivers Govt Over N117b

3 months ago /
Nation 

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have begun investigation into the N117 billion described as “suspicious transactions’’ carried out by the Rivers state government.

PDP Condoles Gov Wike

3 months ago /
Nation 

The Peoples Democratic Party PDP has commiserated with the government and people of rivers state over the death of the state’s attorney general and commissioner for Justice Emmanuel Aguma.

Rivers Notorious Kidnap Gang Narrates Modus Operandi

3 months ago /
Nation 

Some persons suspected to be members of a notorious kidnap gang have been narrating gory tales of how they operate.

INEC Explains Rivers By-Election Suspension

3 months ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has given reasons of its indefinite suspension of Saturday’s Port Harcourt state constituency three by-election in Rivers state.

Bye-Election: Gov Wike Accuses Police Of Sabotage

3 months ago /
Politics 

Rivers state governor, Nyesom wike has accused the Nigeria police of colluding with the opposition to sabotage Saturday’s Port Harcourt state constituency three by-election which was marred by violence, intimidation of voters, hijack of ballots as well as assault of electoral officials.

DAAR Condoles Rivers Government Over Death Of Aguma

3 months ago /

DAAR Communications PLC, owner and operator of Africa Independent Television, Raypower FM and Faaji FM has commiserated with the Government and people of Rivers State over the death of the State’s Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice Emmanuel Aguma.

Wike Warns Against Disruption Of Port Harcourt By-Election

3 months ago /
Nation  Politics 

Ahead of Saturday’s by-election to fill the Port Harcourt constituency three seat in the rivers state house of assembly, Rivers state Governor Nyesom Wike says adequate measures have been put in place to ensure that the election is successful and the outcome generally acceptable.

Odili Sues For Unity

3 months ago /
Nation 

Former Rivers state Governor Peter Odili has called on every rivers man and woman to give total support to the incumbent Governor Nyesom Wike under whose leadership the state has achieved development, cohesion and unity.

Wike Demands Magu’s Sack Over Frozen Accounts

4 months ago /
Nation 

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has called for the immediate sack of the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFFC, Ibrahim Magu for what he describe as an attempt to overthrow legitimate Governments of Benue and Akwa Ibom States.

Wike Says APC Not Ready For 2019

4 months ago /
Politics 

Rivers state governor Nyesom Wike says Wednesday’s invasion of the national assembly by masked operatives of the department of state services clearly shows that the APC-led federal government is not prepared for the 2019 general elections.

Wike Says Governor Tambuwal’s Defection Is A Good Omen

4 months ago /
Nation 

River state Governor Nyesom Wike has described the defection of his Sokoto state counterpart Aminu Tambuwal from the APC to the PDP as a good omen for Nigeria’s democracy.

Wike Praises Saraki’s Defection

4 months ago /
Nation  Politics 

Meanwhile, Rivers state Governor Nyesom Wike has described Tuesday’s decision of Senate President Bukola Saraki and the Kwara state Governor Abdulfattah Ahmed to leave the APC as good development for democracy.

Wike Hits APC Over Defections

4 months ago /
Politics 

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike says he is not surprised by the gale of defection that has hit the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in the last two weeks.


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