The incumbent Governor of Rivers State, Ezenwo Nyesom Wike, is a vibrant political leader who has, immensely, contributed his part to the political developments in the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Photo: Ezenwo Nyesom Wike, culled from the Tableshakers Ezenwo Nyesom Wike was elected as the Executive Chairman of Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State for two terms between 1999 to 2007.
Heavy downpour has led to a Heavy flood which forced people out of their home in Rumuibekwe community in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of River State. The residents of the area have fled their homes because of this heavy flood that take over some parts of the community this morning.
Flyover is a vital road structure mostly constructed on intersections to ease off the uninterrupted traffics. Flyovers are mostly constructed in Urban Areas. The usefulness of flyover cannot be undermined as this help cities to reduce traffic. Major junctions and roundabouts are usually jam packed with different vehicles and commercial buses.
The executive governor of Rivers State, Chief barrister Ezenwo N. Wike has issued out a sound warning to those who carry out one or two business activities along the roads, thereby littering the roads with all manner of dirts. Governor Nyesom Wike expressed his sad feelings today being the 22nd day of July 2021, to all business men and women in the state who cause harm on the roads and also litter it with dirts as he paid a visit to the four different ongoing flyover projects in Port Harcourt and Obio/Akpor local government areas of the state.
Rivers State women launched a serious protest yesterday as they came out in large number, blocked one of the major link roads in Obio/Akpor local government area of Rivers State. Report says the protest was carried out at Rumuodomaya, the head quarters of the Obio Akpor local government area of Rivers State.
According to an article sighted by Floky on CityNewsportharcourt, a TVC cameraman attached to the station’s correspondent in Rivers State, Stephen Momoh has recounted how he survived an ordeal with armed hoodlums who accosted him at Elelenwo junction by the Oil Mill axis of Obio/Akpor Local Government Area.
Another life has been lost carelessly today in Rivers State as policemen chased a man to his untimely demise. According to 92.3 Nigeria info Radio station in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Residents of Rumuigbo in Obio/Akpor local government area of Rivers State report that a young man who was running away from the policemen, got trapped by mud and drowned in a swamp on Monday morning.
Governor Wike yesterday, had said that he won't become a Governor who after his tenure will go begging anyone to come to fix his village road come 2023. The Governor made this bold statement at the flag-off of the construction of the Rumuepirikom Flyover, in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of the state.
His excellency, barrister Ezenwo Nyesom Wike has warned the next incoming governor, especially from the opposition part, the all progress congress (APC), to look for another reason for their governorship campaign comes the election year in 2023. The Rivers State governor made the statement as he addressed his people in his home community, Rumueprikom in Obio/ Akpor local government area of Rivers State.
Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike, came under heavy criticisms on Thursday after ordering the demolition of the popular Oginigba Slaughter Market. Even though the exercise is not the first case in the state ever since the Governor assumed office. Photo of Rivers State Governor, Nysom Wike
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) zonal command in Port Harcourt has said that it arrested a total of over eleven suspected internet scammers in Rivers state in Ozuoba, in the Obio/Akpor Local Government Area. Wilson Uwujaren who is the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission head of media and publicity announced to the public that the suspects were arrested in an early morning operation.
One person was confirmed dead, while another escaped through a mustache when part of a residential building collapsed in the community of Woji, in the Obio / Akpor local government area in Rivers State. The deceased and the injured were said to have carried out reinforcement work on an apartment in the building when it collapsed.
His excellency, governor Ezenwo Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, together with the executive council, has at today, the 2nd day of the month of August 2021, announced to the general public, the permanent closure of the popular slaughter market located in Trans-Amadi, Rivers State.
In Obio/Akpor Local Government of Rivers State, midnight fire has razed ten shops at the Rumuagholu T-Junction. According to the report, the fire started at 2:00 AM in the night, destroying several shops. The fire continued to spread because no firefighters were available. Some traders who, after receiving phone calls from friends, came around to help stop the fire.
According to the press release during the weekend, the management of Rivers State College of health has taken an immediate response on shutting down the college and orders the students to leave the premises for the main time. The management stated the major reason for the closure of the institution, to be as a result of reoccurance of protest which started since 15th of June, 2021.
Stephen Momoh, the TVC camera man that is attached to the station’s correspondent in Rivers State, has shared how he was able to survive an ordeal with armed hoodlums who attacked him at a gunpoint at Elelenwo junction by the Oil Mill axis of Obio/Akpor Local Government Area, Rivers State.
A Radio Station in Port Harcourt, Rivers State has announced to the public that the college of health science in Rivers State is expected to resume normal school activities after it was closed down days ago. According to the post made on facebook early Monday morning being the 28th of June, 2021 by 92.3 Nigeria info Radio station in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State College of Health Science and Management Technology in Rumueme, Port Harcourt will reopen its normal school activities today, following two weeks of protests carried out by the students, which later resulted to the closure of the school.
Five clubbers have been confirmed dead in a ghastly motor accident in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. At early hours on Saturday, by 1am, a fatal road accident occurred at NTA road along Location axis in Obia/Akpor Local Government Area, Rivers State that claimed the lives of 5 people.
The Nigerian famous celebrity, Tonto Dikeh turns "36" today being the 9th day of June 2021. Folliwing her birthday celebration today, the popular Nigerian celebrity, singer and Nollywood movie actress has taken to her facebook social media account, to upload some gorgeous pictures of her recent look at the age of 36.
Governor Nyesom Wike of River State has always been in the news for many controversal things but this time he is in the news for a good decision he made concerning extortion of public funds in the communities of Rivers state. Nyesom Wike has threatened to sack any Monarch that attempts to take money from companies handling government infrastructural project in the state.