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Governor Nyesom Wike

No governor should use COVID-19 as excuse for non-performance – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said no governor should use COVID-19 as an excuse not to invest in infrastructural development that can foster economic development and prosperity.

Wike, Ndume laud Tambuwal’s people-oriented programs in Sokoto

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has commended his Sokoto State counterpart, Aminu Tambuwal over his people oriented programmes in the state.

Wike proscribes IPOB in Rivers

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers has signed an executive order to reinforce the ban on the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, IPOB, and its activities in the State.

#EndSARS: Wike pledges N20m to families of each slain police officers, soldiers

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has announced N20 million compensation each to families of soldiers and policemen allegedly killed by members of the proscribed Indigenous Peoples Organization of Biafra, IPOB, in Oyigbo during the EndSARS protest.

Eid-el-Maulud: Wike urges Muslims to promote religious tolerance

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has called on Muslims in the state to promote religious tolerance and peaceful co-existence on the occasion of Eid-el-Maulud.

MURIC demands justice for 11 Igbo Muslims killed in Rivers, Imo during #EndSARS protest

The Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, has condemned the killing of 11 Igbo Muslims during the #EndSARS protests in Rivers and Imo states.

Wike approves N472m for renovation of Port Harcourt zoo

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has approved N472 million for the renovation of the abandoned Port Harcourt Zoo, the Nigerian Association of Zoological Gardens and Wildlife Parks, NAZAP, disclosed.

Wike seeks N18bn loan for construction of 4 flyovers, others in Rivers

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers has requested for consent of the State House of Assembly to borrow N18bn from Access Bank for the construction of a flyover and two major internal roads in Port Harcourt, the state capital.

PDP replies Wike, says ‘NWC members are not tax collectors’

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has faulted an allegation by the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, that members of the party’s National Working Committee, NWC, are tax collectors.

Tambuwal’s scholarship scorecards, Silverbird award and many rewards awaiting, by Altine Shehu Kajiji

The Silverbird Group, owners of the Silverbird Television and Rhythm FM on February 28, unveiled Sokoto State Governor, Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal as its 2019 Man of the Year. Tambuwal was chosen for his administration’s outstanding performance

Give Muslims alternative place of worship in Rivers, Nigerian governors tell Wike

Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, NGF, Kayode Fayemi, has appealed to the Rivers State government to avail the Registered Trustees of Trans-Amadi Mosque an alternative place of worship.

Rivers Mosque Demolition: Call Wike to order, group urges patriotic Nigerians

The Coalition of Northern Youth Organizations for National Integration, CONI, has called upon other patriotic Nigerians to lend their voice in seeking justice for the demolition of Rainbow Town Central Mosque, by Rivers State Government in Trans Amadi area of the state.

No mosque was demolished in Rivers – Wike

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has described as unfortunate the false Information being circulated that the state government demolished a mosque in Port Harcourt.

Buhari administration is most corrupt since independence – Gov. Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, stated that the present administration of All Progressives Congress, APC-led Federal Government is the most corrupt administration since the nation gained independence.

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