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Minister Rotimi Amaechi’s bid to foist Dakuku Peterside on Rivers will never succeed –...

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has stated that the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, stands rejected by Rivers people because of his failure during his 8-year ill-fated administration.

PDP chairmanship: Ex-Minsiter Tunde Adeniran accuses Senator Ahmed Makarfi of favouring Uche Secondus

The peace accord signed by chairmanship aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) last week has suffered a setback, as one of the aspirants, Prof. Tunde Adeniran, accusing the National Caretaker Committee of the party, Sen. Ahmed Makarfi of favouring another aspirant, Uche Secondus, in the activities leading to the planned December 9, 2017 convention.

Ex-Minister Tunde Adeniran insists South West must produce PDP chair

A former Minister of Education, Prof. Tunde Adeniran, on Monday, insisted that the next national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) must be from South West geo-political zone.

Uchendu’s swearing-in, triumph of people’s power – Peterside

Dr Dakuku Peterside, the Director-General of Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), says the swearing-in of Sen. Andrew Uchendu is a triumph of people’s power and resilience over violence.

Andrew Uchendu sworn in as Rivers East senator

Andrew Uchendu has been sworn in as the senator representing Rivers east senatorial district.

Winning election in courtroom means well for democracy – Uchendu

The Senator-elect representing Rivers East Senatorial District, Andrew Uchendu, says the trend of winning elections in the courtroom means well for Nigeria’s democracy.

INEC presents certificate of return to Rivers APC senator-elect

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented Andrew Uchendu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) a certificate of return as senator representing Rivers east.

2019: I’m ready to risk my life to stop APC – Wike

Nyesom Wike, Rivers state governor, says he is ready to risk his life to prevent the All Progressives Congress (APC) from winning the governorship election in 2019.

Sekibo: APC will not criticise judges now – Wike

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has criticised the All Progressives Congress and the Federal Government for their attitude toward the judiciary, saying they only criticise judges when they lose cases and applaud them when they win.

Court of Appeal sacks Rivers PDP senator

The Court of Appeal on Thursday confirmed the sack of the representative of Rivers East Senatorial District, Senator George Sekibo.

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Ex-President Jonathan starved NDDC of funds – Nsima Ekere

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Rivers council poll victory showcases Governor Wike’s performance – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party says its victory in the just-concluded local government election held in Rivers State manifests the appreciation of the people for the performance of the state Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike.