Posts Tagged ‘Dakuku Peterside’

Governor Wike, Peterside clash over address to Rivers traditional rulers

Dr. Dakuku Peterside has alleged that the recent address by Governor Nyesom Wike to traditional rulers in Rivers State is “demeaning, unbecoming, irresponsible and unbefitting” from someone who occupies such a dignified office. Peterside stated this while reacting to the way and manner Governor Wike addressed traditional rulers in the state during their quarterly meeting […]

Corruption inhibits growth and investment in Nigeria, says NIMASA boss

The Director-General, Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr Dakuku Peterside, says corruption discourages investment and growth of the country. Dr. Peterside told newsmen on Tuesday in Abuja that corruption impacted negatively on the society and should not be encouraged. “Now the other dimension of corruption which our people keep ignoring is that it […]

President Muham­madu Buhari appoints board members for NPA, NIMASA

President Muham­madu Buhari has approved the appointment of mem­bers of the Governing Boards of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and the Nigerian Mari­time Administration and Safety Agency (NI­MASA). A press state­ment signed by Bolaji Adebiyi, Director, Press, Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation gave the names of the new ap­pointees for […]

Wike’s recklessness will no longer be tolerated – Dakuku Peterside

The All Progressive Congress Governorship candidate in the 2015 election and the Director-General of NIMASA has described Gov. Nyesom Wike’s strategy of intimidation and blackmail as crude, uncultured and unbecoming of a person occupying the high office of Governor, saying that this is not only unacceptable to Rivers people, but the good people of Nigeria. […]


IN RESPONSE TO THE SUPREME COURT JUDGMENT UPHOLDING THE DECLARATION BY INEC THAT CHIEF EZENWO NYESOM WIKE WON THE APRIL 11, 2015 GENERAL ELECTIONS IN RIVERS STATE PROTOCOL The learned Justices of the Supreme Court of Nigeria yesterday January 27, 2016 upheld the declaration by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) that Chief Ezenwo Nyesom […]

ELECTION TRIBUNAL| Wike Files 26 Grounds Of Appeal

Barrister Nyesom Wike has lodged an appeal before the Court of Appeal in Abuja against the judgment of the Rivers State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal which nullified his election. The twenty-six grounds of appeal wants the Appellate Court to set aside the judgment of the Justice Mohammed Ambrosa-led tribunal, which annulled his election on the basis of non-usage […]