Posts Tagged ‘Rivers State’

#COVID19: Mysterious Deaths Alarm Residents Of Bonny Island, Rivers State

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon May 23, 2020
Alarming reports of Covid19 symptoms have been reported in Bonny Island, Rivers State. According to reports, at least six people have died this week after complaining of symptoms ranging from headache, loss of taste and smell, and malaria symptoms. Concerned Twitter user and Media consultant, Tammy Halliday has taken to his Twitter account to voice […]

Ambassador Desmond Akawor Inaugurated As New Rivers State PDP Chairman

by Seun Adeuyion May 14, 2020
The new Rivers State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Executive Council has been inaugurated in Port Harcourt. Speaker of the Rivers State House of Assembly, Mr Ikuinyi Ibani administered the oath of office on the new executives led by Ambassador Desmond Akawor. A statement by the Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor on Electronic Media, […]

#COVID19: Our 250-Bed Isolation, Treatment Centre Is Ready — Gov Wike

by Seun Adeuyion April 7, 2020
Governor of River State, Nyesom Wike is Leaving no stone unturned in safe guarding the health of the citizens of the State, as he has established a 250-bed isolation and treatment centre in Port Harcourt, to help contain the spread of covid19. This was announced via Twitter, Tuesday. See tweet: According to the Nigeria Center […]

#COVID19: We Have Set Aside N2Billion To Ensure No One Complains Of Hunger — Gov Wike

by Seun Adeuyion April 7, 2020
Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, Rivers State Governor has stated that his government is ‘going a step further to ensure that no one complains of hunger’ in Rivers State during this period of the coronavirus pandemic. He stated this on Monday while addressing newsmen in PortHarcourt. Below is his speech as posted on Twitter, @GovWike:

BREAKING: Rivers NLC secretariat sealed

by Seun Adeuyion February 3, 2020
The Rivers State Government yesterday night sealed the secretariat of the state chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress located on D-Line axis of Port Harcourt. Although a letter from the State Bureau for Special Duties indicated that the premises of the state NLC were sealed to allow for structural integrity test, the Chairperson of labour […]

Reinstate permanent secretaries sacked unlawfully, Court orders Wike

by Seun Adeuyion February 1, 2020
A national industrial court in Yenagoa, Bayelsa state, has ordered the reinstatement of eight permanent secretaries sacked by Rivers state governor, Nyesom Woke in 2015. Wike had forcefully retired the permanent secretaries, the state’s head of service, the accountant-general and some other officials in 2015. The permanent secretaries are Samuel Woka, Kadilo Brown, Augustine Orlu-Orlu, […]