Tag: #rivers

Delta Speaker, Oborevwori Calls For Legislative Efforts To Tackle Environmental, Economic, Others Confronting Rivers, Delta

The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has called for collaborative efforts between the Legislatures in Rivers and Delta States to proffer solutions to the numerous environmental, social, economic, health and physical challenges confronting the two states. In his goodwill message on […]

Second Term Inauguration: Wike inspects projects

Ahead of his second term inauguration, Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike on Saturday inspected ongoing projects in Port Harcourt and Obio/Akpor Local Government Areas. Accompanied by Senator Olaka Nwogu and Director General of Rivers State Bureau for Public Procurement, Mr. Igonibo Emmanuel Thompson, Governor Wike inspected the […]

Gunmen kidnap five oil workers in N/Delta

Five oil workers were on Tuesday kidnapped by gunmen within the Oil Mining Lease (OML) -55 operated by an indigenous oil company, Belemaoil Producing Limited in Akuku-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers. Confirming the development, Rivers Police Command said all hands were on deck to ensure the unconditional […]

We are committed to peacebuilding – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that his administration is committed to the peace process he initiated for the development of the state. Speaking during a solidarity visit by selected clergymen of Ikwerre Origin on Thursday, Governor Wike said that the State Government needs peace to […]

Wike sacks Commissioner of Power

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has sacked the State Commissioner of Power, Hon Shedrach Chukwu. The Governor directed the sacked commissioner to submit all Government Documents and Property in his possession to the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Power. Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant to the Rivers […]