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PLEASURE PARK PROTESTS: WIKE INTERVENES

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has urged people of Rumuola community to support Julius Berger, the contracting firm developing the Port Harcourt Pleasure Park. There had been a protest by some members of the community against the practices of Julius Berger, and to demand for the employment of community people in the project. Governor […]

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GOVERNOR WIKE MOVES TO IMPROVE KALABARI ECONOMY THROUGH LAND RECLAMATION, ROAD CONSTRUCTION

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the Abonnema Ring Road Phase Two will improve the economy of Akuku-Toru Local Government Area and also empower the people. He spoke on Saturday after inspecting key projects of the Rivers State Government in Akuku-Toru Local Government Area. Governor Wike also stated that the Nyemoni Grammar […]

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WIKE DISSOLVES CARETAKER COMMITTEES

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has dissolved the Caretaker Committees of 17 Local Government Areas of the state. A statement by Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor on Electronic Media noted that the dissolution of the Caretaker Committees takes immediate effect. The following are the Local Government Caretaker Committees dissolved by […]

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AGAIN, GOVERNOR WIKE SUSPENDS COMMISIONERS

The Rivers State Government has announced the suspension of some commissioners. Governor Wike has on several occasions, suspended commissioners in his cabinet. This would be the second time for the Finance Commissioner, Fred Kpakol. According to a statement by the Special Assistant on Electronic Media, Simeon Nwakaudu, those affected are: ▪Honourable Commissioner for Chieftaincy Affairs […]

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EFCC ARRESTS CHIBUDOM NWUCHE

A former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Chibudom Nwuche, has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, over an alleged N5.6 billion contract scam. Nwuche served at the lower legislative chamber between 1999 and 2003. He is a former deputy National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), and currently a […]

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WIKE AND AMAECHI ATTEND PEACE MEETING

Currently trending, are photos from a peace meeting between Governor Nyesom Wike and Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi. The meeting brokered by the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris and the Director-General of Department of State services Musa Daura was meant to ease the tense political environment in Rivers State.   A statement by the Force […]