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Rivers 2023: See The Top 4 Politicians That May Likely Succeed Governor Nyesom Wike.

As the 2023 Governorship Election is fast approaching, some prominent Politicians have been named as potential Governorship Aspirants, Notable among them are. (1) Senator Magnus Abe Magnus Ngei Abe, 55 is a Nigerian Politician from Rivers State. He previously served as a Senator for the Rivers South-East Senatorial District of Rivers State, Nigeria.

  5 months ago ago
Rivers 2023: See The Top 4 Politicians That May Likely Succeed Governor Nyesom Wike.

SOCIETY

Commissioner of Police for Rivers to intervene, as police were accused of shooting at protesters

Photo Credit: Punch Newspaper According to a news that was published by Punch Newspaper this morning, it has been alleged that a staff member of Julius Berger Construction Company, has been shot dead by police operatives, while they were protesting poor working conditions at the Gokana Local Government council secretariat.

  2 months ago ago
Commissioner of Police for Rivers to intervene, as police were accused of shooting at protesters

SOCIETY

LGA Chairman of Khana and Gokana Visits Family of Victims in the Recent Attack in Bori, Rivers State

After the recent attack in Bori, Rivers State, the Local Government Chairman of Gokana and Khana has paid a visit to the families of the deceased. There was a recent attack in Bori on Sunday 29th August. According to the report, they killed a student of Kenpoly Bori with an artiste named Giobari Kpakol.

  3 months ago ago
LGA Chairman of Khana and Gokana Visits Family of Victims in the Recent Attack in Bori, Rivers State

JUSTICE

Deputy Registrar of Rivers State Judiciary Leads Others to Inspect Courts in Gokana.

Chairman of the Gokana council, Honourable Confidence Deko, appealed to the chief judge of Rivers State, Justice S.C Amadi, concerning Gokana customary and magistrate courts. In a courtesy call by the Chairman to the chief judge of Rivers State, to honor the Gokana people by commissioning the customary and magistrate courts renovated by his administration.

  2 months ago ago
Deputy Registrar of Rivers State Judiciary Leads Others to Inspect Courts in Gokana.

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Newly Recruited Soldier Commits Suicide, FEC Approves 6.04b For Water In Ogoni

FEC Approves 6.04Billion For Water In 4 Ogoni Local Government Area The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved N6,048,318,974.74 billion for the provision of potable water in the four Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Ogoniland in Rivers State.

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Newly Recruited Soldier Commits Suicide, FEC Approves 6.04b For Water In Ogoni

SOCIETY

Three Reportedly Killed as Fresh Communal Crisis Rocks Rivers Community in Gokana LGA

According to reports, three persons have been reportedly killed as fresh communal crisis ravages two nearby Communities, Lewe and Bomu Communities in the Gokana Local Government Area of Rivers State, the Southern part of Nigeria.The crisis which has been in existence over the years freshly started yesterday being Saturday 10th April 2021, after two youths of the respective Communities had a little misunderstanding in the early hours of yesterday.

  7 months ago ago
Three Reportedly Killed as Fresh Communal Crisis Rocks Rivers Community in Gokana LGA

POLITICS

Gov Wike's Special Adviser Emerges Gokana LGA Campaign Chairman in the 2021 Rivers LGA Elections

According to reports, one of Governor Ezenwo Nyesom Wike's Special Adviser, Honourable Austin Lenyie Sor, has today being Sunday 14th March 2021, emerged the new Campaign Council Chairman in Gokana Local Government Area of Rivers State, the Southern part of Nigeria.

  8 months ago ago
Gov Wike's Special Adviser Emerges Gokana LGA Campaign Chairman in the 2021 Rivers LGA Elections

POLITICS

Rivers APC Inaugurates LGA Caretaker Members And Ward Caretaker Chairmen in Gokana LGA

According to reports, the Rivers State All Progressive Congress (APC) under the Canopy of the Honourable Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon Chubuike Rotimi Amaechi, and the Former Ag National Party Chairman APC, Chief Hon Victor Tombari Giadom, has just inaugurated new Caretaker Members of the party on Local Government Areas and Ward Levels. The APC political party in Gokana Local Government Area of Rivers State, today being Sunday 13th December 2020, inaugurated the Local Government Council Caretaker Members

  11 months ago ago
Rivers APC Inaugurates LGA Caretaker Members And Ward Caretaker Chairmen in Gokana LGA

POLITICS

Hon Victor Giadom, Hon Barikor, Hon Kpakol And Hon Kote Brown Attends Burial of APC Member in Rivers

According to reports, the immediate past Ag. National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Chief Honourable Victor Tombari Giadom, led an entourage of APC Leaders and Stakeholders in Rivers State, to a funeral ceremony of one of his faithful party member and supporter, in Bomu Community in Gokana Local Government Area of Rivers State. The deceased, Late Mr. Godfrey Kasi, was a faithful and strong supporter of the All Progressive Congress (APC) political fold, in Gokana Local Government Area, of Rivers

  1 year ago ago
Hon Victor Giadom, Hon Barikor, Hon Kpakol And Hon Kote Brown Attends Burial of APC Member in Rivers

POLITICS

Photos as PDP Gokana LGA Holds Chairmanship Campaign for Rivers 2021 LGA Elections

Following the forthcoming Rivers State 2021 Local Government Council Chairmen elections, which will be done in all the twenty three (23) Local Government Areas in the State, the Gokana Local Government Area of the the Rivers State People's Democratic Party (PDP), has started their Chairmanship campaign. The Chairmanship campaign started yesterday

  7 months ago ago
Photos as PDP Gokana LGA Holds Chairmanship Campaign for Rivers 2021 LGA Elections

POLITICS

A federal legislator applauds the governor of the Rivers State for his selfless service.

Dumnamene Dekor, a member representing Khana/Gokana Federal Constituency, has characterised Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike as the best and most selfless among the country's incumbent governors, particularly in terms of infrastructure development. On the fringes of Gov Wike's formal account and stewardship to Rivers people at the Obi Wali International Conference Centre in Port Harcourt on Monday, he made the observation.

  4 months ago ago
A federal legislator applauds the governor of the Rivers State for his selfless service.

POLITICS

Hon Victor Giadom Mourns In-law in Gokana, Hon Innocent Barikor And Other APC Members in Attendance

According to reports, the immediate past Ag. National Chairman of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), Chief Honourable Victor Tombari Giadom, who lost one of his brother in-laws, mourned the deceased with the family in his hometown Bera Community in Gokana Local Government Area of Rivers State, the Southern part of Nigeria. The deceased, Late Mr. Sunday Lucky Zua, was married to the immediate younger sister of Hon Victor Giadom. Which made them in-laws, the deceased is a native of Bera Community, the

  1 year ago ago
Hon Victor Giadom Mourns In-law in Gokana, Hon Innocent Barikor And Other APC Members in Attendance

SOCIETY

557 Youths Renounce Cultism, Surrender Weapons, Charms To Police During Church Programme

Not less than 557 Nigerian youths have forsaken their membership with their cult groups, at Bodo, as well as other towns at Gokona neighborhood in Rivers state. The cultists who repented, delivered their charms, and weapons to the police authority at the programme organised for disarmament, on the Apostolic Field, at Bodo.  The programme that started some days ago, after a pressing operation of the military at Bodo, by Gokana's Chairman, Hon Paul Kobani Vidag, directed by the Divisional Officer at Bori, in

  11 months ago ago
557 Youths Renounce Cultism, Surrender Weapons, Charms To Police During Church Programme

POLITICS

SDP Candidates Insists There Was no Election in Gokana LGA as RSIEC Announces Results

Following the announcement and declaration of Saturday's result of the Rivers state 2021 Local Government Council Elections by the Rivers State Independent Electoral Commission (RSIEC), on Sunday 18th of April 2021.The Chairmanship Candidate and the Councillorship candidates in Gokana Local Government Area of Rivera State, has insisted that there was no election in the LGA on Saturday 17th April 2021.

  7 months ago ago
SDP Candidates Insists There Was no Election in Gokana LGA as RSIEC Announces Results

SOCIETY

CBN Staff Declared Missing In Port Harcourt

Reports has disclosed that one of the Centre Bank Of Nigeria staffs has been declared missing. The Rivers State Police has declared one Mr Barnabas Bonwin, a 38 years old staff of CBN, Port Harcourt missing. However, it is still unclear if he was actually kidnapped or missing, as he was reportedly on assignment when he went missing, but his car was recovered. According to statement by the Command's spokesman, the said Barnabas is dark in complexion, about 6.2ft tall, aged 38yrs. He speaks English and Ogoni languages

  11 months ago ago
CBN Staff Declared Missing In Port Harcourt

POLITICS

Hon Dumle Maol, Hon Lenyie Sor, Hon Dum Deekor Attend Burial of Late Hon Ntor-ue in Rivers State

According to reports, the honourable member representing Gokana Constituency in the Rivers State House of Assembly, Honourable Dumle Maol who hails from B.dere Community in Gokana Local Government Area of Rivers State, and Honourable Austin Lenyie Sor, the Special Adviser to the Executive Governor of Rivers State, was seen at a burial in Rivers State. The two dignitaries joined the Honourable member representing Khana/Gokana Federal Constituency in the National Assembly (House of Representatives), Honourable

  1 year ago ago
Hon Dumle Maol, Hon Lenyie Sor, Hon Dum Deekor Attend Burial of Late Hon Ntor-ue in Rivers State

POLITICS

Mrs Rose Kobani, Mother of Hon Kenneth Kobani Celebrates Birthday, Hon Dumle Maol in Attendance.

According to reports, the Honourable Member Representing Gokana Constituency In the Rivers State House of Assembly, Hon Dumle Maol, celebrates with the Kobani's family, as their beloved mother Mrs Rose Kobani, celebrates her birthday anniversary today in Port Harcourt. Mrs Rose Kobani, is the wife of Late Honourable Kobani the great, of blessed memories, who hails from Bodo City in Gokana Local Government Area of Rivers State. And she is the beloved mother of the former Commissioner of Finance, Culture and Tourism,

  1 year ago ago
Mrs Rose Kobani, Mother of Hon Kenneth Kobani Celebrates Birthday, Hon Dumle Maol in Attendance.

POLITICS

Gov Wike Has Etched His Name In Gold, Says Dekor Dumnene

Commissioning/Flag-off Of Projects in Rivers State.Aesthetics Of Rivers State Capital, Now World Class – Rt.Hon.Dumnamene Dekor, Says Governor Wike Has Etched His Name In Gold The lawmaker representing Gokana/Khana Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Rt.

  9 months ago ago
Gov Wike Has Etched His Name In Gold, Says Dekor Dumnene

POLITICS

PDP Chairmanship Candidate For Gokana LGA Receives Party Flag Against April 17th Rivers LGA Polls

According to reports, the Local Government Council Chairmanship candidate for Gokana Local Government Area of Rivers State, Hon Confidence Dekoo, has received the party flag against the forthcoming April 17th Rivers Local Government Council elections which will be taking place in the twenty three (23) Local Government Areas of the

  8 months ago ago
PDP Chairmanship Candidate For Gokana LGA Receives Party Flag Against April 17th Rivers LGA Polls

SOCIETY

Rivers State: About 557 Cultists Repent, Returned Their Weapons To The Police.

The Impact of Cultism in Rivers State is very high and dangerous. A lot of lives have been lost many wounded and attacked through the act of Cultism. Bodo Community in Gokana Local Government Area is a place known for the high rate of cultism and banditary. The police have been working very hard to see that cultism in that area is reduced to the bearest minimum. However, the youths in Bodo Community are very radical and crazy. It wa a surprise as 557 cultist who now claim that they have repented surrendered

  11 months ago ago
Rivers State: About 557 Cultists Repent,  Returned Their Weapons To The Police.