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Street Football During Sanitation Exercise Is Very Wrong – Rivers State

Nyesom Wike

Rivers State Government has come out to say that it would apprehend and prosecute residents who indulge in street football and trading during hours of the environmental sanitation exercise. The Sole Administrator, Rivers State Waste Management Agency (RIWAMA), Bro Felix Obuah recently revealed this as he moved round the state ...

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Policemen Are Stopping Wike From Carrying Out His Duties In Rivers – PDP

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has come out to say that Governor Nyesom Wike is currently being stopped from carrying out his assignment as the Chairman of the party’s Campaign Council for the Edo governorship election. He revealed this in a recent statement signed by Akawor Desmond, the party’s chairman ...

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Wike Cannot Erase My Achievements In Rivers State – Rotimi Amaechi

Rotimi Amaechi

Minister of Transport, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi has told Governor Nyesom Wike that it would be hard for him to get rid of his achievements in Rivers State. He shared this at the 7th matriculation ceremony of Gregory University, Uturu, Abia State, on Saturday. Amaechi revealed that he is however proud ...

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Seriake Dickson Is Trying To Cause Disharmony In Rivers State – Wike

Nyesom Wike

Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike has come out to say that Seriake Dickson, outgoing governor of Bayelsa state, wrapped up plans to join All Progressives Congress (APC) but Timipre Sylva, minister of state for petroleum, prevented him. He revealed this at a recent press conference in Port Harcourt on Monday, ...

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I Have Created The Right Investment For Investors In Rivers State — Wike

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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has revealed that his government has fundamentally decreased cases of multiple taxations in order to attract private investors. He revealed this during the commissioning of the Port Harcourt Branch of Globus Bank on Thursday. According to him, his government has also gotten rid of ...

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I Can Only Support, I Can’t Make Anyone Governor Of Rivers State – Wike

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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has come out to say that he has not promised any ethnic nationality the position of governor in the state. According to him, only God can make any ethnic nationality Governor of Rivers State. He disclosed this during a Solidarity Visit by the Ogoni ...

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I Became Governor To Promote The Interest Of Rivers State ― Wike

Nyesom Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has come out to say that his government belongs to all Rivers people, and not a specific group in the state. He said this during a recent courtesy visit by Amayanabo of Wakrike Kingdom, Okrika and Prominent Chiefs of Okrika. According to him, the ...

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#BBNaija: Rivers State Government Formally Announces Support For Marvis

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The Rivers State Government is allegedly campaigning for people to vote Marvis as the winner of the Big Brother Naija Reality TV show, through the Ministry of Culture and Tourism. The royalty who is from Onne, Rivers State, who is among the top 5 housemates, has been perceived as a ...

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Wonders: Woman gives birth to a goat in Rivers State

According to Simeon Chukwu, a facebook user, a woman who was pregnant for three years gave birth to a goat after undergoing deliverance at Karaka Community Hall in Rumuowha Enwka area of Port Harcourt. Check his narration with pics from facebook below.   Tweet

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Suspected Fraudsters Arrested in Rivers State Over Fake Currency

Two suspected fraudsters have been arrested over circulation of fake currency in Rivers state Operatives of rumueprikom division of the rivers state police command arrested the suspect yesterday over circulating fake currency notes According to reports, they photocopied N500 and N1000 denomination and were arrested on their way to deposit ...

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Notorious Militants wield their weapons as They Sign Peace Deal In Rivers (Photos)

A peace move has been initiated in Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni LGA of Rivers State as known notorious cultists have embraced Amnesty for the sake of peace. The notorious group known as ONELGA Militant Group have dropped their arms in a measure to embrace peace. The group led by Don Wanny signed a ...

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Unknown Killers Display Heads of Beheaded Men in Rivers State

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Last weekend, there were reports of gruesome murder of five men by unknown gunmen in Edeoha in Ahoada East Local Government Area, The Herald reports. This latest attack, which occurred in the wee hours of Monday morning, is particularly frightening as the assailants not only decapitated their victims but displayed ...

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2face, Blackface & Faze Reconciled (Photos)

2face, Blackface & Faze Reconciled

Looks like Plantation Boys have finally been reconciled by Ateke Tom. Tuface, Blackface and Faze the trio that makes up the band were in the house of Chief Ateke Tom in Okrika, Rivers state yesterday Blackface, who of late accused Tuface of stealing his songs agreed to put a stop ...

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I am not in Rivers state to rig the governorship election – Patience Jonathan

First Lady Mrs Patience Jonathan has refuted claims by Governor Rotimi Amaechi that she is in Rivers state to strategize on how to use the Resident Electoral Commission and the security apparatus in the state to rig the governorship election in favor of Mr Nyesom Wike, the state PDP governorship ...

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Governor Amaechi spotted taking a stroll with his wife

River State governor Rotimi Amaechi and his wife Dame Judith Amaechi, 44, spotted taking a stroll around government House in Port Harcourt Tweet

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I’m not stepping down -Julius Agwu slams reports he is quitting politics

Yesterday , its was reported that Julius Agwu has stepped down from the governorship race ..Reports further claimed the governor Amaechi of Rivers State called him for a meeting and told him to step down based on the power rotation formula in the state , and further said he would ...

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Rivers official confirms suspected Ebola Death in Port Harcourt

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A highly placed official of the Rivers state Government has confirmed to PREMIUM TIMES that a suspected case of the Ebola Virus Disease has been detected in Port Harcourt, the Rivers state capital. The official, who asked not to be named because he was not authorized to discuss the development ...

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Julius Agwu set to contest for Governor of Rivers State 2015! | Photo

Not long ago actress Kate Henshaw declared her intentions to go into politics now, Comedian Julius Agwu has officially declared his intentions to run for governor of Rivers State in 2015. Julius said he decided to join the governorship race after pressure from his people to lead them. The party ...

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We do not owe Duncan Mighty 50million – Rivers State Government

Rivers State Commissioner for Information, Ibim Semenitari has said Duncan mighty lied in the letter where he accused the State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi of owing him N50m, which is supposed to be a balance of the money he charged the Governor for a Youth Endorsement Concert in March 2011. According ...

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Police prevent Gov. Amaechi from entering Government House (Photos)

Another crisis is brewing in Rivers State. Early this evening, the convoy of the governor of Rivers State, Rotimi Amaechi was prevented from using one of the two entrances to the Government House in Port Harcourt by a team of police. The governor’s convoy was stopped by four truck loads ...

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