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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics I don’t trust politicians – Governor Wike – Laila’s Blog

    Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, has said, despite being a politician, he still finds it hard to trust other politicians. The governor made these remarks during the... Read more via Laila’s Blog – http://bit.ly/2WHBBFA Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro Port Harcourt mall gas explosion victims recuperating in hospital – Management – Premium Times Nigeria

    The management of the Port Harcourt Mall has commiserated with victims of the gas explosion at the mall on June 12, 2019, saying it had scaled up its emergency response personnel.... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – http://bit.ly/2wXU1Ts Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics I Don’t Trust Nigerian Politicians – Wike – Leadership Newspaper

    Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State Governor has stated that he has no confidence in any human being, especially Nigerian politicians because they are easily swayed by circumstances..... Read more via Leadership Newspaper – http://bit.ly/2RfbwYG Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics June 12: What Senator Abe said about Obasanjo, Jonathan, Babangida’s absence at Democracy Day celebration – Daily Post Nigeria

    Former governorship aspirant in Rivers State, Senator Magnus Abe has reacted to the absence of former Heads of State and Presidents at the 2019 Democracy Day celebration in Abuja. Abe spoke with DAILY POST immediately after the Democracy Day celebration at the Eagle Square on Wednesday. DAILY...
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    Metro Armed with maps and music, Nigeria’s slum dwellers fight evictions – Reuters

    When bulldozers entered the Nigerian slum of Njemanze and started tearing down hundreds of waterfront homes, Michael Uwemedimo was there to document the scene with his camera..... Read more via Reuters – https://reut.rs/2X2XUox Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro 13-yr-old schoolgirl left bleeding after being abducted, defiled by a 40-yr-old man in #Rivers State. [Swipe] – Instablog9ja

    13-yr-old schoolgirl left bleeding after being abducted, defiled by a 40-yr-old man in #Rivers State..... Read more via Instablog9ja – http://bit.ly/2wM6LfH Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Anxiety As Wike’s Ultimatum On Abducted Foreigners Expires – Leadership Newspaper

    Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers State has said that there was no going back on his 72-hour ultimatum to communities in Andoni local government area to find the three abducted expatriates in the area..... Read more via Leadership Newspaper – http://bit.ly/2XAYiI8 Get More Nigeria...
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    Metro Kidnap of expatriates : Wike gives Andoni chiefs 3-day ultimatum – Vanguard News

    Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has given the chiefs and leaders of Andoni Local Government Area, a 72-Hour ultimatum to ensure the immediate release.... Read more via Vanguard News – http://bit.ly/2WopU1N Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Switzerland Sues Nigeria over Detained Vessel – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    The Swiss authorities have filed a suit against Nigeria at the international court over the detention of San Padre Pio, its vessel. The Cable reported that the Operation Forward Base of the..... Read more via Thisdaylive Newspaper – http://bit.ly/2EUEc4a Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Rivers: Wike Government speaks on owing banks – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Government of Rivers State has refuted claims that the administration of Governor Nyesom Wike is hugely indebted to banks in country. The Government urged Nigerians to disregard the falsehood being..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – http://bit.ly/2QMoUTJ Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Wike issues a month ultimatum to mechanics, traders, others to vacate roads – P.M. News

    Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has given roadside mechanics, roadside car dealers, street traders and private taxi park operators, a month ultimatum to vacate the streets of Port Harcourt. Addressing roadside mechanics, roadside car dealers, street traders and private taxi park...
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    Metro VIDEO: ‘Blood of Jesus’ – Nigerians prays as Oni Of Ife’s diviner perform rites aboard a plane – Information Nigeria

    Drama broke out amongst Nigerians on an Arik Air flight from Port Harcourt to Lagos as the Oni of Ife Oba Enitan boarded the plane. People began to plead the blood of Jesus after the Ooni’s diviner began performing some sort of traditional rites. The diviner was dressed … Read more via...
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    Politics Stop denigrating Yoruba leaders, forum tells Wike – Daily Trust

    Following a remark by the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, that Yoruba leaders worked against his re-election, the Yoruba Youth Forum has warned the governor to stop denigrating their leaders. President, Yoruba … Read more via Daily Trust – http://bit.ly/2IcBt6P Get More Nigeria...
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    Politics Wike: APC, Some PDP Govs Conspired to Take over Rivers – Thisdaylive

    Rivers State Governor, Mr. Nyesom Wike yesterday alleged that the All Progressives Congress and some governors of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) joined forces to take over the state. However, the … Read more via Thisdaylive – http://bit.ly/2JZoI2e Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro ‘I went back into kidnapping to raise lawyer’s balance’ – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Seven months after he was released from prison custody in Port Harcourt, Rivers State over kidnapping, Sorbari Apollolos has found his way back to the place for the same offence.... Read more via Ladun Liadi’s Blog – http://bit.ly/2JFlVf2 Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Wike vs Army: Buratai’s lawyer warns Rivers governor – Daily Post Nigeria

    Osuagwu Ugochukwu, an Attorney to Chief of Army Staff, Yusuf Buratai, has warned Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike to stop his attack on Major General Jamil Sarham, General Officer Commanding 6 division, and the Nigerian Army. Governor Wike had accused Sarham of running a massive oil …...
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    Politics Speakership: Why I’m supporting Gbajabiamila – Daily Trust

    Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, on Wednesday, said his support for the emergence of Femi Gbajabiamila (APC, Lagos) as Speaker of the 9th House of Representatives was “based on capacity, not … Read more via Daily Trust – http://bit.ly/2EqTNIk -- Get...
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    Politics House of Reps speakership: Femi Gbajabiamila consults Governor Wike – TODAY.NG

    Rivers State Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has called on the Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, to ensure that he serves the entire country, if he eventually emerges the Speaker of the House of Representatives in the next Assembly. Speaking on Wednesday at the...
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    Metro Wike’s attacking me because I refused his billions of Naira bribe – Army chief – P.M. News

    The General Officer, Commanding 6 Division of the Nigerian Army, Major General Jamil Sarham, has alleged that Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State offered him billions of Naira in bribe to compromise the governorship elections in the … Read more via P.M. News – http://bit.ly/2LXDVDs Get More...
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    Metro Wike Offered Me Billions To Compromise Rivers Poll – Army Commander Accused Of Oil Theft Claims – Tori News

    The Army commander also denied Wike’s allegation that he leaked proceedings of state security meetings to criminals.... Read more via Tori News – http://bit.ly/30ISgam Get More Nigeria Metro News