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Niger Delta youths back Buhari, Osibanjo for 2019

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PORT HARCOURT: Niger Delta youths have lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for his empowerment program for youths in the region, pledging their support for him and his Vice, Professor Yemi Osibanjo...

Tue Nov 14th, 2017     Read More →

Ogoni clean-up: Rivers lawmaker calls for patience with FG

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Mr Josiah Olu, an APC lawmaker representing Eleme Constituency in the Rivers Assembly has enjoined pressure groups agitating against the delayed Ogoni clean-up to be patient with the Federal...

Tue Nov 14th, 2017     Read More →

Wike, Amaechi’s assassination plots untrue, says Rivers CP

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BY JIMITOTA ONOYUME PORT HARCOURT- Rivers state Police Commissioner , Mr Zaki Ahmed has dismissed as untrue allegations by governor Nyesom Wike and the Minister of Transportation, Mr Chibuike...

Tue Nov 14th, 2017     Read More →

Why I want to be PDP national chairman — Dokpesi

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The founder of Daar Communications, Chief Raymond Dokpesi, says he is vying for the PDP chairmanship position to return the party to power in 2019 and help foster unity among Nigerians. Dokpesi...

Mon Nov 13th, 2017     Read More →

I’ll resist moves to manipulate judicial process —Wike

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GOVERNOR Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has opposed the raising of a Special Panel of the Appeal Court on local government councils in Rivers State by the President of the Court of Appeal, alleging...

Mon Nov 13th, 2017     Read More →

If anything happens to Wike or his family; the APC, Amaechi should be held responsible – PDP

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the alleged assassination attempt on the Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike following a clash with a cabinet...

Sun Nov 12th, 2017     Read More →

CAN Chair, Oshiomhole, Dickson laud Obaseki’s achievements

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After an eventful year as the Governor of Edo State, Mr Godwin Obaseki, led members of his cabinet, thousands of Edo people, federal government officials and friends from other states to the...

Sun Nov 12th, 2017     Read More →

Delta youths endorse Buhari for 2019

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PORT HARCOURT – Niger Delta youths have lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for his empowerment program for youths in the region, pledging their support for him and his Vice, Professor Yemi...

Sun Nov 12th, 2017     Read More →

Updated: Full story of Wike, Amaechi’s fracas in Port Harcourt

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Governor Nyesom Wike and Transport Minister Rotimi Amaechi were caught in accusations and counter accusations Saturday night as their convoys ran into each other in Port Harcourt, leading to a...

Sun Nov 12th, 2017     Read More →

Street fight in Rivers: Wike, Amaechi trade assassination claims

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Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State and the Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Amaechi, yesterday, took their battle for supremacy to the street of Port Harcourt, the state...

Sun Nov 12th, 2017     Read More →

Why Buhari cannot remove PDP elements sabotaging his govt — Ojudu

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Senator Babafemi Ojudu, Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters, is another of the President Muhammadu Buhari’s senior aides defusing tensions and holding out against mischief...

Sun Nov 12th, 2017     Read More →

Wike’s security allegedly shoot at Amaechi while Rivers gov watches

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Security personnel attached to the Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike, Thursday afternoon, allegedly shot at the convoy of the minister of transportation, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi, while the Rivers...

Sat Nov 11th, 2017     Read More →

Adeyanju shows alleged tribalism in Nigeria

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Mr Adeyanju Deji, convener of Pro-democracy and good governance group, Concerned Nigerians has posted on his Twitter handle names and photos of the top management of the Nigerian National...

Sat Nov 11th, 2017     Read More →

PDP: The South-South dangerous game

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By Olusegun Akinseye As the elective national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) scheduled for December 9 draws close, there is anxiety among members over the possible outcome of the...

Sat Nov 11th, 2017     Read More →

Scene of attack on Wike’s convoy in P/harcourt

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Scene of the attack on the Convoy of the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike by soldiers and SARS Personnel attached to the Minister of Transportation, Mr Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi on Saturday...

Sat Nov 11th, 2017     Read More →