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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Why Rivers is most peaceful state – Gov. Wike – Daily Post Nigeria

    Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has declared that Rivers State is one of the most peaceful states in the country because of the blessings of God that flow from the prayers of Christians. Speaking during the 2020 Diocesan City Wide Mega Crusade of the Diocese of the … Read more via Daily...
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro One die, 50 placed under watch as Lassa Fever hits Rivers – Olisa.tv

    At least 50 persons have been placed under watch by the Rivers State Ministry of Health as Lassa fever breaks out in the state. This is just as one person has been confirmed dead following the outbreak, Dr. Chinwe Atata, acting permanent secretary, confirmed. ... Read more via Olisa.tv –...
  3. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Governor Wike Wins Kissing Governor Award – Stella Dimoko Korkus.com

    Governor Wike should have best kisser added to his CV…..lol via Stella Dimoko Korkus.com – https://ift.tt/2RJmCG7 Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Metro Nine professors, 22 others inducted for Shell sabbatical, research positions – Olisa.tv

    Thirty-one Nigerian academics and research interns including nine professors and four senior lecturers were last week inducted for a one-year sabbatical programme and research internship in Shell companies in Nigeria at a ceremony held at the Port Harcourt Headquarters of Shell Petroleum...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Wike approves N30,000 wage for Rivers workers – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has approved the payment of N30,000 minimum wage for civil servants in the state, effective from January. A Government House Press Statement signed by Paulinus Nsirim,Commissioner of Information and Communications said the approval was sequel to what was...
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    Metro Trending: Video of Gov. Wike lambasting Rivers traditional rulers - PM News

    Rivers Governor Nyesom Wike has been a target of attacks by many people on social media over a trending video in which he showed contempt and utter disregard for traditional rulers. The video was shot during the governor’s quarterly meeting with the chiefs recently. And some of the commenters...
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Rivers: Dakuku Peterside accuses Gov. Wike of humiliating traditional rulers [VIDEO] – Daily Post Nigeria

    The actions of Governor Nyesom Wike against traditional stools in Rivers State have been described as “demeaning, unbecoming, irresponsible, despicable, unacceptable and unbefitting” for someone who occupies such a dignified office.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – https://ift.tt/2G2LxyZ...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Goodluck Jonathan and wife visit Gov Wike in Rivers – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Nigeria’s former President, Goodluck Jonathan and his wife, Patience on saturday visited Governor Nyesom Wike at the Government House, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.... Read more via Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog – https://ift.tt/2skOx6v Get More Nigeria Metro News
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics 2023: I will not impose anybody on Rivers – Wike – P.M. News

    Wike Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has declared that he will not work towards imposing any Governor on Rivers people at the expiration of his second term in 2023. Speaking during a solidarity visit by the Orashi Region of Rivers State at the Government House, Port Harcourt on… Read more...
  10. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Grandma bathes two kids with pepper, chain them naked for eating food without permission – P.M. News

    A grandma from hell has been arrested by police in Nigeria’s southern state of Rivers following reports she gave two grand children a peppered water bath and thereafter chained them, stripped. … Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/36F1zdH Get More Nigeria Metro News
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Gov. Wike Sends Message To Gov. Dickson – Tori News

    The Rivers State Governor said that his Administration will continue to do what is right for the state. Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has warned neighbouring states that he will fight to defend his state..... Read more via Tori News – https://ift.tt/2QzL63L Get More Nigeria...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics How I fought federal might and survived – Wike – P.M. News

    Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has described himself as the luckiest politician who was assisted by God to overcome the onslaught of Federal Might during the 2019 elections.... Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/36Y7RFc Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Why I increase 2020 health budget – Wike – P.M. News

    Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has stated that his administration increased the budgetary allocation for the health sector in the 2020 budget because of his commitment to universal health coverage in the state. Speaking during a courtesy visit by the World Health Organisation (WHO)...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Police Confirm Killing Of 6 In Rivers Community – Naijaloaded

    The command’s spokesman, DSP Nnamdi Omoni, confirmed the killing in a statement in Port Harcourt on Thursday. He debunked some media reports that 15 persons were killed during an alleged deadly attack on commuters travelling through Etche communities to Owerri and … Read more via Naijaloaded...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Why I don’t visit Abuja, by Governor Wike – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike yesterday offered an insight into why he rarely visits Abuja. During the launch of “The Big Interviews: How to get the news subjects and angles that make the headlines” written by Managing Director of The Sun … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News –...
  16. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Iâve never collected a kobo in pension as ex-governor of Rivers State – Rotimi Amaechi – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Minister of Transportation and former Governor of Rivers State, Rotimi Amaechi has reacted to a federal high court judgement which directed the federal government to recover pensions and allowances received by former and serving senators as ex-governors.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog –...
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Rivers Assembly rejects Wike’s commissioner nominee – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Rivers State House of Assembly has suspended the screening of Governor Nyesom Wike’s nominee, Sylvanus Nwankwo from Etche Local government area as a commissioner-designate.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – https://ift.tt/2rW4I9u Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Wike’s SA resigns over non-payment of salary – Daily Post Nigeria

    Senior Special Adviser to the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike on Physically Challenge Matters, Tekena Zephanian-Altraide has resigned his appointment. In a fifteen-page resignation letter to the Governor, Zephanian-Altraide noted that.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria –...
  19. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro EFCC arraigns ‘Ibrahim Magu’ in Port Harcourt – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Port Harcourt’s Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday arraigned a fake ‘IBRAHIM MAGU’ who has been using the name of the EFCC boss to harass and blackmail senior officiials of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) for bribes to ‘kill’...
  20. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Rivers State Governor Reacts To APC’s Victory In Bayelsa As He Reveals Next Target – Naijaloaded

    Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, on Tuesday, reacted to Peoples Democratic Party, PDP’s defeat in Bayelsa State. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had declared David Lyon of the All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of the Bayelsa State governorship election… Read...