Edo Election: Gov Wike slams Pastor Ize-Iyamu, reveals why he lost to Obaseki in 2016

By Don Silas   The political battle in Edo State is getting intense as Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has slammed Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, the All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate. Wike alleged that Ize-Iyamu lost to Governor Godwin Obaseki in the 2016 governorship election in Edo State because the people saw that he […]

Gov Nyesom Wike breaks silence on alleged plans to join APC

By Ishola OludareGovernor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has spoken about his alleged plans to defect to the All Progressives Congress (APC).  Wike is a leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), where he was elected into office as the governor of Rivers State. Wike is known as a critic of President Muhammadu Buhari and […]

Rivers State Governor, Wike condemns Nigerian Police involvement in politics

Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Ezenwo Wike,  has condemned involvement of the Nigerian Police in partisan politics of the country. Governor Wike was reacting to the recent action of the Ondo State Commissioner of Police who was used to infringe on the fundamental human right of the State’s Deputy Governor, Agboola Ajayi. In an interview with […]

World Refugee Day: MOSOP Condemn Continual Discrimination Against the Ogoni People

Call for the resettlement of stranded Ogoni refugees in Benin Republic Call for protection for endangered communities especially in Tai and Eleme Local Government Areas The Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) has again voiced its non-acceptance of the discrimination and persecution against the Ogoni people in Nigeria. Speaking yesterday at the […]

Rivers police to residents: Ignore Wike’s COVID-19 curfew, stick to FG’s

Nyesom Wike By Egufe Yafugborhi – Port Harcourt Police in Rivers State asked residents to ignore the 8 pm to 6 am COVID-19 containment curfew imposed by Governor Nyesom Wike and instead honour the 10 pm to 4 am protocol stipulated by Federal Government. The Police Command in Rivers in response to residents’ complaints said […]

Half-naked women protest Gov Wike’s isolation of Prodest Hotel manager

Wike and the protesting naked women By Okafor Ofiebor Half-naked and angry elderly Ogoni women on Tuesday stormed Bori town, the headquarters of Khana Local Government area to protest the continued isolation of the manager of the demolished Prodest Hotel, Dr. Bariledum Azoroh by Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State. The hotel manager is currently […]

Press Release: Immortalize Kobani, Badey, Others, MOSOP Urges Rivers State Government

Condemn the Role of the RSG in their Death The Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) has called on the government of Rivers State to immortalize former political leaders of the state Chief Edward Kobani, Mr Albert Badey, Chief Theophilus Orage and Chief Samuel Orage who lost their lives in an unfortunate […]

‘We have uncovered plans to declare State of Emergency in Rivers’

Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers State By Okafor Ofiebor The Rivers State Government on Tuesday said it has uncovered plans by some citizens of the State who reside in Abuja to cause breakdown of law and order in a bid to declare State of Emergency in the state. A statement signed by Paulinus Nsirim, Commissioner […]

Gov. Wike’s media aide dies

By Dianabasi Effiong Mr Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant (Electronic Media), to Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers, is dead. Nwakaudu’s death was announced in a statement by the Commissioner for Information and Communications, Pastor Paulinus Nsirim, in Port Harcourt on Sunday. According to Nsirim, Gov. Wike has expressed shock over the incident. The statement quoted Wike […]

Influx of Almajirai 2nd phase takeover of South-South, South-East ― Delta Commissioner

Perez Brisibe – Ughelli – Delta State Commissioner for Higher Education, Prof Patrick Muoboghare has described the influx of Almajeris to the southern parts of Nigeria amidst the ban on interstate journeys due to the COVID-19 pandemic, as the second phase takeover of the South-South and South-East region of the country. Prof Muoboghare, who is […]

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