Posts Tagged ‘Rivers State’

Wike Bewails Insecurity In Nigeria, Says “Situation Is Different In Rivers State”

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon August 7, 2020
Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike on Thursday called on security agencies to redouble their efforts in curbing insecurity in Nigeria, bewailing the massive number of cases filtering in. Wike expressed these concerns during a courtesy visit from the new General Officer Commanding 6 Division of the Nigeria Army, Major General Olu Irefin at Government […]

Wike Sacks Perm. Sec Over Disregard Of #Covid19 Guidelines; Imposes Curfew On Bonny LGA, One Other

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon July 8, 2020
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has appealed to residents of the State to take personal responsibility in curbing the spread of Coronavirus. The Governor on Thursday announced the sack of his Permanent Secretary, Mr. Sunny Okere with immediate effect for flouting and obstructing the enforcement of the guidelines. This, he said, would serve as a […]

Rivers Development Agenda Is State-Wide, Wike Says

by Seun Adeuyion July 7, 2020
Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers State says development projects are executed in every local government area of the state to improve the socioeconomic life of the people. Wike, in a statement signed by Paulinus Nsirim, the state’s Commissioner for Information and Communication, stated that such holistic commitment to development is in keeping with the […]

Rivers State Govt To Renovate Famous Secondary Schools In The State

by Seun Adeuyion July 2, 2020
Rivers State Government has reiterated its commitment to upgrading facilities in schools that have contributed in moulding prominent personalities and made the state famous, educationally. Governor Nyesom Ezenwo gave the assurance after inspecting the progress of rehabilitation work at the Government Comprehensive Secondary School and the Enitonia High School located in Borikiri Town in the […]

#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, […]