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May 22, 2018 8:23 AM Why I made APC chairman, Oyegun cry – Wike

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has alleged that the national Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, John Oyegun cried when the Supreme Court affirmed his as governor. Wike claimed that Oyegun cried because the APC wanted to rule over the affairs of the state “by all means.” The governor made the claim while fielding questions from Channels 23

May 21, 2018 4:30 PM Police cautions Wike, Rivers government over attack on SARS commander

The Rivers State Police Command has said it is offended by the action of the Rivers state Government against one of its principal officers, the Commander of the Special Anti Robbery Squad, ACP Akin Fakorede. The Command says it is completely unacceptable for the Rivers state Government to have paid for advertorials on national newspapers, vilifying the SARS Commander 20

May 21, 2018 1:32 PM 2019: APC chieftain blows hot, reveals what Rivers people will do to Wike

Dakuku Peterside, the Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, has revealed what will happen to Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike in 2019. The former governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the state said Wike will be voted out of power in the next election and sent to prison 26

May 21, 2018 7:13 AM APC replies Wike for accusing Nigerian govt of planning to kill him

The governor, who made the revelation during the third year anniversary thanksgiving service of the Wike administration at Living Faith Church in D-Line, Port Harcourt, said that the plot will fail, because God will continue to defend him. According to Wike, “Intelligence report available to us as at this morning indicate that they are plotting to assassinate 19

May 16, 2018 8:14 AM Mile One Market’ll be ready by December

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has stated that the Mile One Market in Port Harcourt would be completed by December. Speaking after project inspection, on Tuesday , Governor Wike said that the construction of the market was in fulfilment of his pledge to the people. He said: “This is one of our signature projects. We are putting in place a befitting 20

May 15, 2018 7:07 PM Real Madrid plan football academy in Nigeria

Authorities in Nigeria’s southern oil-rich Rivers state are collaborating with Spanish giants Real Madrid to build a football academy in the country, the local governor said on Tuesday. Governor Nyesom Wike said the academy would empower youths in the oil-rich state. “We have young men who want to be coaches, who will be trained in Spain,” said Wike, whose 19

May 12, 2018 6:23 AM Wike accuses APC of plotting “coup” in Rivers

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has said Friday’s attack on the State Judiciary, is an attempt by the Police and the All Progressive Congress (APC ) to overthrow his government. Wike stated this on Friday after he inspected the Rivers State High Court Complex vandalized by some supporters of the APC reportedly loyal to the Minister of Transportation 28

April 25, 2018 6:13 AM Gov. Wike suspends loan scheme for private hospitals

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has backtracked on his loan approval for private hospitals in the State. The Governor stated that the failure of private medical practitioners to service their loans had made it impossible for the state government to start the second phase of the N500million Private Hospitals’ Loan Scheme. Governor Wike said the N500million 29

April 20, 2018 1:14 AM 3rd anniversary: Wike to commission 34 projects

State Government has announced that 34 projects will be ready for commissioning, during the third anniversary of the Governor Nyesom Wike-led administration. This was one of the resolutions of the State Executive Council meeting, yesterday, presided over by Wike. Briefing newsmen after the meeting, Commissioner for Information and Communications, Emma Okah, said the 34 projects 26

April 12, 2018 4:40 PM Wike advocates independence of legislatureThe Sun News

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has called on National and State Assembly Commissions to provide strong and effective institutional support to the legislative houses, for greater independence of the legislature. Wike made the call, on Wednesday, while declaring open the seventh National and State Assembly Commissions Conference in Port Harcourt 29