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Rivers PDP tears apart! As Wike sponsors attack on members in Abuja…O-P-A-R-I!!

Nyesom Wike

A leader of the Peoples Democratic Party in Rivers State and former Chief Security Adviser to former Governor Peter Odili, Anabs Sara-Igbe, has alleged that erstwhile Minister of State for Education, Mr. Nyesom Wike, sponsored the recent attack on him and others by members of the Grassroots Development Initiatives during a reconciliatory meeting in Abuja. […]

My impression about Buhari – Amaechi opens up

Buhari, Amaechi

PORT HARCOURT—ALL Progressives Congress, APC, presidential hopeful, General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), yesterday stormed Port Harcourt, the Rivers State Capital, urging the people of Rivers State and the South-South region, to vote for him in the February 14, 2015 presidential election, should he be picked by his party. The former Head of state said he was […]

Amaechi Vs. Wike: The two in fresh battle

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THE disagreement between the Minister of State for the Education, Chief Nyesom Wike, and the Rivers State Governor, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, took a fresh turn on Sunday when he (Wike) declared that Amaechi’s government had failed. Wike, who made this declaration on Sunday at his residence in Port Harcourt while receiving elders, women and youths […]

Jonathan’s 6yrs administration have been most disastrous to Nigeria – Rivers APC

President Goodluck Jonathan

PORT HARCOURT— LOYALISTS of Rivers State chapter of All of Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday described the last six years of President Goodluck Jonathan as the most disastrous in the country’s history Speaking through Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, APC loyalists said: “We should have been celebrating in recognition of Nigeria’s 54 years of nationhood but what […]

Asiri tu ooo!!! Asari-Dokubo involved in $9.3m arms scandal

Jonathan 2015: Asari-Dokubo Dares Boko Haram leader

The All Progressives Congress says ex-militant, Alhaji Mujaheed Dokubo-Asari, was involved in the $9.3m arms deal which led to the arrest of two Nigerians and an Israeli in South Africa. The party, therefore, asked President Goodluck Jonathan to explain to Nigerians what Dokubo-Asari was doing on the plane where the money was found and confiscated […]

2015: The ONLY way to your future is… Amaechi reveals way out

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THE Rivers State Governor and Chairman of Nigeria Governors’ Forum, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has called on the people of the state to vote out the Peoples Democratic Party-led Federal Government in the 2015 elections to secure their future. Amaechi said the PDP had nothing to offer the Kalabari people and maintained that the only way […]

As US Shuts its Door on Nigeria’s Oil Exports – By Chika Amanze-Nwachuku

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THISDAY NEWS ANALYSIS Nigeria has become the first country to completely stop selling oil to the United States of America, the world’s largest oil producer and consumer, due to the impact of the shale revolution – an astounding reversal – as the country was only four years ago one of the top five oil suppliers […]

Oritsejafor & $9.3m mess: Ijaw leader faults ACF over attack on Oritsejafor

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Coordinator of Ijaw Monitoring Group, IMG, Mr. Joseph Evah, has described the attack on the President of Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor, by the Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, and some groups over the $9.3 million confiscated in South Africa as hasty and barbaric, since investigations by the South African Government and the […]

EXCLUSIVE: Impartiality VS impunity in Rivers

Rivers state Governor, Rotimi Amaechi

One of the pillars of any functional democracy is the neutrality of its police force. As the primary enforcers of law and order, their impartiality is crucial to the credibility and effectiveness of the noble institution they serve. This is why it is so disheartening that the Rivers State Command of the Nigeria Police would […]

Rivers 2015: Wake up from your dream! PDP can’t win Rivers, Edo- APC tells Jonathan

Jonathan, Amaechi and Oshiomhole

THE All Progressives Congress has described as ridiculous President Goodluck Jonathan’s statement that the Peoples Democratic Party will recover Rivers and Edo States from the hands of the APC in the 2015 and 2016 governorship elections. The Chairman of the Rivers State Chapter of the APC, Dr. Davies Ikanya, explained that the President’s optimism was […]


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