Latest News, Events and Happenings in Rivers News.en-usGroup drags rights commission to court over failure to investigate Wike Federal high court in Abuja, has been asked to order the investigation of Governor Nyesom Wike of River state over the violence during the conduct of the 2019 Presidential election in the state.The Incorporated Trustees Global Integrity Crusade Ne <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 23 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Why Wike is chasing shadows Idoko AinokoAnyone seeking to understand the concept of a tortured soul only needs to pay close attention to Rivers State Governor, Mr Nyesom Wike, whose every action in recent days seems to provoke his demons instead of pacifying them.Yet, Wike <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 23 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Stop mocking the dead, political parties hit at PDP over comments on insecurity Association of Political Parties in Nigeria has cautioned the Peoples Democratic Party to desist from mocking the dead by politicizing and trivialising national security in a bid to gain public sympathy.PDP and its colour flagsIn a <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 23 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Bribery allegations by GOC false – Wike HARCOURT&mdash;Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has said Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, defeated the General Officer Commanding, GOC, of the 6 Division of the Nigerian Army, Major -General Jamil Sarhem and his political party during the 2019 <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 23 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Tribunal upholds Wike’s re-election, dismisses Labour Party’s petition harcourt&mdash; Rivers State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, yesterday, dismissed the petition by the Rivers State 2019 Labour Party governorship candidate, Chief Isaac Wonwu challenging Governor Nyesom Wike.Chairman of the Tribunal, <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 23 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Breaking: Gov Fayemi emerges as new NGF Chairman, Tambuwal Deputy Henry UmoruABUJA &#8211; GOVERNOR Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has emerged as the new Chairman of Nigeria Governors&#8217; Forum, NGF June 2019-2021.Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti StateFayemi who was elected through consensus yesterday night , was nom <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 23 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Real reason my first marriage crashed- Monalisa Chinda-Coker; &#8216;I remarried to give my daughter a father-figure&#8217;&hellip;.Speaks on tax evasion allegationBy BENJAMIN NJOKUShe&rsquo;s peaceful, soft-spoken, friendly and practically unassuming. Intermittently, she beams, lighting the room with <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 22 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Buhari, ministers hold valedictory FEC session today Muhammadu Buhari will preside over the valedictory session of the Federal Executive Council , on Wednesday, exactly a week before his inauguration for another four-year tenure.President Muhammadu Buhari arriving to chair the weekly FE <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 22 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Tackle insecurity in Rivers or reject another oath of office, Peterside tells Wike Davies IheamnachorPORT HARCOURT&mdash;Director-General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has advised Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State not to take another oath of office on May 29, 2019, if he <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 22 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 ‘Ndi-Igbo, 2023 Presidency: Amaechi’s statement was misunderstood, blown out of proportion’;.says Amaechi as a patriotic and illustrious son of Ndi IgboRecent derogatory remarks made against the Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, by some elements of Igbo extraction has been condemned and described as myop <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 22 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Wike is afraid of Wike Okanga Agila&ldquo;Let your consciousness, savoir faire and understanding liberate you from all the clutches of delusions, dopiness, greed, arrogance, sufferings and hopelessness. Let you reclaim your brilliance, be able to interact with the core <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 22 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Save us from land grabbers, Rivers community begs Wike Davies IheamnachorThe people of Rumuokurusi community in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State, have pleaded with the governor of the state, Mr Nyesom Wike, to save them from land grabbers. Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo WikeThe <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 22 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 No Yoruba president in Nigeria for another 20 years Femi AribisalaIF Nigeria survives the controversy provoked by the 2019 presidential election, one of the prerequisites would be that there cannot be a Yoruba president in the country for at least another 20 years. Otherwise, we would be furth <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 21 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 My victory is a function of grassroots support – Wike State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has stated that his 2019 electoral victory was a function of his vast grassroots support across the state.WikeSpeaking when he received elected councillors from all the wards of the State at the Government <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 21 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Part of N400m used for ‘national assignment’ as directed by Jonathan – Metuh Ikechukwu NnochiriABUJA &#8211; Embattled former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olisa Metuh, on Tuesday, told the Federal High Court in Abuja that out of N400million that was released to him before the 2 <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 21 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100