News - Rivers State Governor

Wike Prides Rivers As New Investment Destination

3 days 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.

Wike Says Rivers PDP To Collectively Decide Presidential Aspirant To Support

6 days ago /
Nation 

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike says the entire leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP in the state will decide on the PDP presidential aspirant to support ahead of the Party's Presidential Primary.

Wike Condemns EFCC Siege On Rivers State

1 week ago /
Nation 

Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike says the state government will take every legal means at its disposal to challenge what he calls, acts of impunity against the state by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

Buhari’s Refusal To Sign Electoral Act Plot To Rig 2019 Elections - Wike

1 week ago /
Nation 

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike says the refusal of President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the amended electoral act is part of a grand plot by the APC -led Federal Government to rig the 2019 general elections.

Wike Declares For Governorship

3 weeks ago /
Nation 

 Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike says he will seek re-election in 2019.

Wike Bans Rivers State Officials From Appearing Before EFCC

4 weeks ago /
Judiciary   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

4 weeks ago /
International News  Judiciary   Nation 

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

PDP Condoles Gov Wike

1 month 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.

Bye-Election: Gov Wike Accuses Police Of Sabotage

1 month 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.

Wike Warns Against Disruption Of Port Harcourt By-Election

1 month 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

1 month 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.

Odumakin Laments Perversion Of State Institutions

1 month ago /
Nation 

The national publicity secretary of the pan Yoruba socio-cultural and political pressure group Afenifere Yinka Odumakin says events in Nigeria, particularly in the last few weeks have shown that except all men of goodwill stand up, Nigeria may witness a major catastrophe.

Agabi Calls For A National Integration Commission

1 month ago /
Nation 

A senior advocate of Nigeria and former two-time minister of justice and attorney general of the federation, Kanu Agabi, has called for the establishment of a national integration commission.

Wike Demands Magu’s Sack Over Frozen Accounts

1 month 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

1 month 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 Nigeria’s Democracy Is At Verge Of Collapse

1 month ago /
Politics 

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike says the nation’s democracy is on the verge of collapse with the way security agencies are going about harrassing perceived political opponents of the ruling party and seizure of government institutions with constitutional backings.

Wike Says Governor Tambuwal’s Defection Is A Good Omen

1 month 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

1 month 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

1 month 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.

Wike Describes Ekiti Election As Worst Political Robbery

2 months ago /
Politics 

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has described the outcome of Saturday’s Governorship Election in Ekiti State as the worst kind of robbery in Nigeria’s Political History.


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