News - Rivers State Governor

Oil Majors Should Relocate Their Headquarters In The Niger Delta - Wike Rivers State

1 day ago /
Niger Delta 

Governor, Nyesom Wike,  has called on international oil majors to locate their headquarters in the Niger Delta region where they drill oil to sustain the economy of the country. 

2019 Polls: Wike Seeks US Assistance

5 days ago /
Nation 

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike wants the united states government to assist Nigeria by mounting pressure and keeping a close eye on the APC-led federal government to prevent it from using the independent national electoral commission and security agencies to manipulate the process.

Wike Accuses Buhari Of Planning To Rig 2019 Election

5 days ago /
Nation 

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of setting Nigeria on the part of disaster following his refusal to sign into law the Electoral Act Amendment Bill.

Wike Inaugurates Commission Of Inquiry Into Collapsed Building

1 week ago /
Nation 

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike,  on Tuesday inaugurated a seven-member Judicial Commission of Inquiry to ascertain the immediate and remote causes of the collapse of a seven-storey building over a week ago in Port Harcourt, the state's capital.

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.

Gov. Wike Visits Scene Of Collapsed Building, Vows To Take Appropriate Action

3 weeks ago /
Nation 

Rivers State Governor,  Nyesom Wike, has said that he is deeply pained by the disaster of the crashed seven-storey building in Port Harcourt, the state’s capital, and has vowed to ensure that appropriate sanctions are taken.

Court Strikes Out Suit Against Rivers Governor, Wike

3 weeks ago /
Nation 

The federal high court, in Abuja, has dismissed a suit filed by Achinike William-Wobodo, an aide of the minister of transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, asking the court to disqualify Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike from contesting the 2019 governorship election on account of age declaration.

Wike Accuses FG Of Plot To Destabilise Rivers State

3 weeks ago /
Nation 

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has raised the alarm over what he said is a plot by the APC led Federal Government to plant 800 guns in the state, with the objective of destabilising the state.

APC Threatens To Sanction Members

3 weeks ago /
Nation  Politics 

The All Progressives Congress has advised all members who have cases against the party in court to either withdraw them or be sanctioned.

Rivers State Will Pay N30, 000 Minimum Wage If FG Agrees – Wike

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has promised to pay the proposed 30, 000 Naira as minimum wage if approved by the Federal Government.

Royal Visit: Governor Wike Alleges Neglect Of Niger Delta

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has accused the Federal Government of ignoring the Niger Delta Region in the schedule of visits by the Prince of Wales and his wife, the Duchess of Cornwall.

President Buhari Inaugurates New Terminal At Port Harcourt International Airport

1 month ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated the new international terminal of the Port Harcourt International Airport in Rivers State.

Alleged Money Laundering: Fayose Pleads Not Guilty, Court Adjourns Case

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Federal High Court in Lagos has adjourned the case of the immediate past governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, till Wednesday, October 24, 2018.

Port Harcourt Set To Host NAFEST

1 month ago /
Entertainment 

The capital of Rivers State, Port Harcourt, is set to host the annual National Festival of Arts and Culture (NAFEST), an event that comes with pomp.

Fayose Reports To EFCC

2 months ago /
Nation 

Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, arrived the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, office at about 1:00pm on Tuesday to honour the invitation of the anti-graft agency.

Wike Supports Atiku To Defeat Buhari

2 months 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.

Atiku, Saraki, Kwankwaso, Nine Others Vie For PDP Presidential Ticket

2 months ago /
Politics 

Twelve top politicians of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) today vie for the party’s presidential ticket.

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 Prides Rivers As New Investment Destination

2 months ago /
Nation 

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has attributed the new ranking of the state as the number one investment destination, ahead of Lagos State to the huge investments made by his administration in the areas of security and infrastructural development.


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