Wike Threatens To Resign As Rivers State Governor Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has vowed to resign if his predecessor and Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, can point to any federal project he has attracted to the state since 2015. The Governor made the threat on Saturday when he received some politicians in the state who defected from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
(Photo Credit: Google.) 1.)Some Members Of APC Set To Join PDP. A former Member of the House of Representatives, Igo Aguma, alongisde nine others are set to dump the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
APC Chieftains Set To Join PDP In "Rivers" State. Recently, Igo Aguma (former member of the House of Representatives) alongside nine other politicians are set to defect from APC to PDP (Peoples Democratic Party) in "Rivers" State. (Photo Credit: Naija News).
Another Prominent APC Member Ready To Join PDP. A former Member of the House of Representatives, Igo Aguma, alongisde nine others are set to dump the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). In a statement released on Friday by Tambari, Gbara, the Publicity Secretary of the PDP in the state, Davies Ikanya, a former State Chairman of the APC, and Aguma would lead others to the party.
Opinion: Ikanya And Aguma's Defections Will Give PDP More Edge Over APC To Win Elections In Rivers State
The Defection of the APC Stalwarts To PDP in Rivers State will boost the winning Chances of the PDP in the State. Recalled that the former APC chairman in Rivers State, Dr Davies Ibiamu Ikanya and Hon. Igo Aguma defected to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in the State.
Amaechi Is Influential: See The Action APC Took After He Was Suspended, May Deal With Those Behind It
The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi is an influential heavyweight in the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. Amaechi is also a right hand man to President Muhammadu Buhari. As a two term Speaker of Rivers State House of Assembly and two term Governor of the state too, Amaechi is worth his onions as he has come a long way. Currently, he is a serving Minister in Buhari's cabinet and the leader of the APC in his state, Rivers State. Nigerians woke up some days ago to the news that the Rivers APC has
Deflate Gov Wike’s ego – South South APC leaders told Amaechi, others Leaders of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the South-South has tasked the Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, to deflate the ego of Governor Nyesom Wike by ensuring victory for the party in Rivers State come 2023. The leaders
Chief Magnus Abe, a Rivers State APC factional leader, has said that Igo Aguma, the party's sacked Chairman of the state's Caretaker Committee, was an ally of the Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi.
The crisis bedeviling the Rivers State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) took another twist Monday as embattled former Caretaker Committee Chairman, Barrister Isaac Ogbobula resumed office at the factional Garrison office of the party. Recall a Rivers State High Court had in June sacked the Ogbobula committee and replaced it Igo Aguma as Statutory Committee Chairman. Aguma had himself equally been sacked by majority members of the state statutory committee and replaced by Hon. Sokonte Davies; a
Despite President Muhammadu Buhari's intervention, the crisis rocking the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is far from being over, especially at the Rivers state chapter of the party. Against the president's directive that all party members should withdraw pending litigations, a faction of the Rivers All Progressives Congress (APC) led by Sokonte Davies is still pursuing a court case against the party. The Nation reports that the acting chairman of the APC in Rivers state, Igo Aguma, accused the faction
In the last few days, Hon. Igo Aguma has struggled to create the impression, albeit erroneously, that he is still in charge of the Caretaker Committee of the APC in Rivers State. He has also fed the public with a lot of falsehood regarding the decision of the Court of Appeal, to wit that the Court did not order a stay of execution of the judgment of Justice George Omereji. Nothing can be farther from the truth. The truth is that their Lordships, Justices of the Court of Appeal, ordered a stay of execution of
According to reports, the Rivers State All Progressive Congress (APC) under the Leadership of Senator Magnus Ngei Abe and the Chairmanship of Honourable Igochukwu Aguma, has reportedly inaugurated new twenty three (23) Local Government Areas Executives in the State. The Rt. Hon Igo Aguma led Faction of the Rivers State All Progressive Congress (APC), earlier today being Friday 18th December 2020, inaugurated new Caretaker Chairmen for the 23 Local Government Areas in the State and Caretaker Chairmen for respective
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Rotimi Amaechi, the minister of transportation and former governor of Rivers state, has been suspended by the Igo Aguma-led All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state. The Nation reports that the suspension has deepened the crisis in the state chapter of the APC, adding that both camps strived to gain control of the APC ahead of the 2023 general elections. It was gathered that the Amaechi’s group of the party had at the weekend declared the suspensions of a former senator,Magnus Abe, Livingstone Wechie,
According to reports, top dignitaries and stakeholders of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Rivers State, yesterday being Saturday 22nd May 2021, dumped the political party for the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in the State, after several issues they had in their former political party.
Following the ongoing crisis in the Rivers State All Progressive Congress (APC), between the Senator Magnus Ngei Abe and Hon Igo Aguma led faction, and Rt. Hon Chubuike Rotimi Amaechi and Barrister Isaac, led faction of the Party. Report carries it that the Hon Igochukwu Aguma led faction of the Rivers State All Progressive Congress (APC), has announced the suspension of the Honourable Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon Chubuike Rotimi Amaechi, from the Party. Hon Igochukwu Aguma, made the disclosure when he
Hon Aguma Led APC Faction of Rivers, Urges Hon Amaechi, to Apologise Over Absence at S'South Meeting
According to reports, the Honourable Igo Aguma led faction of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Rivers State, the Southern part of Nigeria, has called on the Honourable Minister of Transportation, Rt Hon. Chubuike Rotimi Amaechi, demanding an unreserved apology to the people of Rivers State, and the South South region, and the State's APC political fold, over his absence at the South South leaders and stakeholders meeting with the Presidential delegation, which was held at the Rivers State Government House
HEADLINES Rivers APC Crisis: Appeal Court rules in suit against Igo Aguma BREAKING: Bandits Attack Travellers, Kill Driver, Abduct Others In Katsina Thursday, the Court of Appeal stayed proceedings in the appeal brought before it by Abott Ogbobula, the former All Progressive Congress ( APC) Rivers State Caretaker Committee. Ogbobula challenges the judgment of the Rivers State High Court which affirmed the appointment of Igo Aguma as the party 's chairman of the Caretaker Committee in Rivers state. Ada said:
Breaking News! Attached is a letter dated 23 December 2020 addressed to the factional Chairman of the APC in Rivers State, Hon Igo Aguma, endorsed by the Head of Legal Services of the party, Dare Oketade, on behalf of the Chairman, Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), and copied the President and Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of Nigeria, in which the party has asked Hon Igo Aguma to avoid the consequence of impersonation. The letter reminded the factional Chairman of the party
Today, March 5, 2021 signals the beginning of a rekindled and re-energized All Progressive Congress in Rivers State.All careful observers would recall that the party has had to deal with several avoidable legal battles since 2018.