Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike on Thursday played host to his Benue State Counterpart, Dr. Samuel Ortom at the Government House, Port Harcourt. The closed-door meeting lasted about one hour. Both leaders discussed issues of inter-state development.
The faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) loyal to the Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, has accepted to work with the Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, to move the state forward. Speaking on behalf of elected and appointed members of APC in Rivers at the factional party’s […]
Two leaders of the All Progressives Congress(APC) in the South-South region, Chibuike Amaechi, and Godswill Akpabio met each other to iron out their perceived political differences, a party spokesperson has said. Mr. Amaechi, who is the transport minister and former Rivers governor, and Mr. Akpabio, a former […]
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has directed the State Ministry of Sports to intensify the grooming of athletes through the hosting of key sports events in the State. This is as the All Africa Senior Badminton Championships ended in Port Harcourt amid Pomp and Ceremony at the […]
Two foreign oil workers, Canadian and Scottish, as well as a Nigerian, have been kidnapped in Rivers State. The victims, who were seized by the gunmen at a rig in Ogbele, are employees of Niger Delta Petroleum Resources (NDPR), an indigenous and independent operator of small to medium-sized […]
Two oil workers of Shell Nigeria have been kidnapped in Rivers State. Two police escorts were also killed during the kidnap, The Nation understand. It was gathered that the incident happened on Thursday evening along the Ahoada-Ndele-Rumuji-Emohua axis of the East-West road, Rivers Staten. The two kidnapped senior […]
Bayelsa House of Assembly on Wednesday approved monthly pensions to speakers, deputy speakers and other members of the assembly. The bill sponsored by the leader of the House, Peter Akpe, which was passed on the floor of the House, approved N500,000 post service monthly pension to the speakers […]