rivers state news

  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Postponement of elections: Gov. Wike reacts, reveals alleged original plots by Buhari, APC – Daily Post Nigeria

    Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has called on the International Community to continue to mount pressure on the APC Federal Government and INEC to conduct credible and peaceful elections across the country, including Rivers State. In a statement personally issued by Governor Wike on...
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Stop blaming APC for your failures, Amaechi tells Wike – Thisdaylive

    The leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Rivers State and Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi has admonished the state governor, Nyesom Wike to accept his failure as the chief security officer of the state and quit trying to pin acts of violence on the APC...... Read more...
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Rotimi Amaechi: INEC is working for PDP – TODAY.NG

    Transportation Minister, Chibuike Amaechi, says the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), is working for the Peoples Democratic Party’s interest in the 2019 polls in Rivers. In a chat with journalists in his country home in Port Harcourt on Thursday, Amaechi said that the INEC...
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Tompolo breaks silence, says I can’t endorse Buhari – Vanguard News Nigeria

    ex-militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo, alias Tompolo, yesterday, spoke from his creek hideout, saying he was not part of ex-militant leaders, who purportedly plan to endorse President Muhammadu Buhari in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, as preferred candidate for Saturday’s presidential poll...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics 2019 elections: Wike advises Buhari to get psychiatrist for Amaechi – Daily Post Nigeria

    Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to approve what he described as the “psychiatric evaluation” of the Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi. According to Wike, Amaechi should be checked for suggesting that he (Wike) negotiated with...
  6. jade

    Metro Niger Delta militants endorse Buhari - DAILY TRUST

    Militants and ex-militants in the Niger Delta region have endorsed the reelection bid of President Muhammadu Buhari. They announced this at the end of a workshop in Port Harcourt, Rivers state capital, on Wednesday. The militants said they believe that the interest of the region would be well...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Buhari mourns death of APC Supporters in Port Harcourt – Pulse Nigeria

    President Buhari also extended deepest condolences to the families and friends of the victims. President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the tragic death of some members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in a stampede at the presidential campaign rally in Port Harcourt...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigerians React As Many Die During Stampede At APC Rally In Rivers – Nairaland

    Nigerians have reacted as many people lost their lives today at the APC presidential rally held in Port Harcourt, Rivers state. Scores of persons sustained various degrees of injuries and have been evacuated to hospital for treatment. The victims were trapped at the exit gate of Adoki...
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics VIDEO: ‘I Am Very Disturbed’, Buhari Reacts To Exclusion Of APC From Elections In Rivers – Channels Television

    President Muhammadu Buhari has informed supporters of his party in Rivers State that he is unhappy with the nullification of the primaries it conducted in the state. A High Court in Port Harcourt had barred the All Progress Congress (APC) from conducting primaries in the... Read more via...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Rotimi Amaechi: Whatever PDP wants in Rivers, we are equal to the task – TODAY.NG

    The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has accused the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, of influencing a high court judgment against the All Progressives Congress in the state..... Read more via TODAY.NG – http://bit.ly/2RWaRtN Get More Nigeria Political News
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Rivers guber: Judgement day for APC as Supreme Court rules Tuesday – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Supreme Court will on Tuesday deliver judgements in about six appeals by factions of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State. The appeals followed the decision of the Court of Appeal in Port-Harcourt, which upheld the judgment of the High Court of Rivers State which … Read...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Dele Momodu Shares Video Of Davido “Atikulating The Good People Of Port Harcourt” – Nairaland

    Dele Momodu shared video of Davido performing at PDP Presidential Campaign Rally In Port Harcourt, Rivers State. Momodu captioned the video: "DAVIDO IS ATIKULATING THE GOOD PEOPLE OF PORT HARCOURT…" Read more via Nairaland – http://bit.ly/2US3gOY Get More Nigeria Political News
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro See Goat Dressed Up With Brooms At Wike’s Campaign Rally In Port Harcourt (Photos) – Nairaland

    Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has charged Nigerians to vote for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) across the country for Nigeria to return to the days of performance and development. Addressing thousands of supporters … Read more via Nairaland – http://bit.ly/2Gixp6z Get More...
  14. jade

    Politics Supreme Court bars APC from fielding candidates in Rivers State - Premium Times

    The Supreme Court has nullified a ruling of the Court of Appeal which allowed the All Progressives Congress to field candidates in Rivers State in the general elections. In a decision on Friday, the court said the appellate court failed to invoke relevant sections of the law in voiding the...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Supreme Court bars APC from fielding candidates in Rivers State – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Supreme Court has nullified a ruling of the Court of Appeal which allowed the All Progressives Congress to field candidates in Rivers State in the general elections.... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – http://bit.ly/2RORliF Get More Nigeria Political News
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro DSS arraigns two INEC employees for alleged PVCs’ theft – Newtelegraph

    Department of State Services (DSS) yesterday arraigned two employees of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Monday Ifiesimama and Beesor Sorle, before a Chief Magistrate’s Court in Port Harcourt, Rivers State for alleged electoral offences. Another man, Darlington Ogolo, was...
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Tonye Cole Tells INEC To Accept APC Or Postpone Rivers Governorship Election – Sahara Reporters

    Prince Tonye Princewill, the All Progressives Congress (APC) Director of Strategic Communications for the Tonye Cole Campaign, says elections won’t be conducted in Rivers State if APC candidates do not participate..... Read more via Sahara Reporters – http://bit.ly/2DYnp05 Get More Nigeria...
  18. Nigeria Political News

    Politics APC’s chances in Rivers still strong – Cole – Newtelegraph

    All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Rivers State, Tonye Cole, in this interview, speaks on the party’s internal wrangling over choice of candidates and its chances in the forthcoming elections..... Read more via Newtelegraph – http://bit.ly/2HW0fvh Get More Nigeria...
  19. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Wike: Emulate Jonathan, Wike advises Buhari – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    Governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wike has told of how the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele invited managing directors of banks instructing them not deny the state cash during elections. In a statement signed by Simon Nwakudu, Special Assistant on electronic media...
  20. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Appeal Court Ask INEC To Include Rivers APC On Ballot – Tori News

    The APC stands a chance of being included on the ballot ahead of the March governorship election..... Read more via Tori News – http://bit.ly/2S74VDp Get More Nigeria Political News