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Opinion: Why Wike Got It Wrong For Making The Controversial Comment In The Presence Of IGP

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State is a not new to controversy as he is always in the news for one thing or the other. Apart from the Value Added Tax (VAT) controversy, Wike was still involved in the leadership tussle of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

  1 month ago ago
Opinion: Why Wike Got It Wrong For Making The Controversial Comment In The Presence Of IGP

JUSTICE

The Nigerian Igbo People And The Non Igbo Ikwerre Controversy.

The “Igbo hate Ikwerre” narrative, was sold by the British intelligence through domestic enemy forces, and escalated by some compromised Ikwerre elites for selfish purposes. Today, they have been killed by the same forces whom they work for. When you work for those who hate your people, you will never escape victimization.

  1 month ago ago
The Nigerian Igbo People And The Non Igbo Ikwerre Controversy.

CULTURE

I Have An Igbo Name But I Am Not Igbo But Ikwerre: A History Lesson

Almost every year, Igbo youths on the internet come up with this argument or conversation, if you prefer, regarding whether or not the people of Ikwerre are Igbo, and I simply laugh about it. What has always puzzled me is why people are continuously resorting to these heated conversations that eventually turn bitter and, in some cases, violent.

  2 months ago ago
I Have An Igbo Name But I Am Not Igbo But Ikwerre: A History Lesson

POLITICS

3 Top Offices Amaechi Has Occupied Since 1999

Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, who hails from Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State, is one of the top noble politicians in the country. He has occupied at least three key offices in his political career. He has been at the realm of politics since 1999. And he doesn't appear to leave the stage soon.

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3 Top Offices Amaechi Has Occupied Since 1999

POLITICS

Why Did Rotimi Amaechi Say There's Stealing Of Public Fund In Buhari's Govt But It's Done Quietly?

Former Governor of Rivers State and current Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi is known for being courageous to speak his mind. I can vividly recall that he told Nigerians before the 2019 presidential election that he took to politics because he couldn't find a job after he graduated from the University.

  3 months ago ago
Why Did Rotimi Amaechi Say There's Stealing Of Public Fund In Buhari's Govt But It's Done Quietly?

LIFESTYLE

Bicycle Carnival Among The Isiokpo, Ikwerre People Of Rivers State

Natively known as Iwhuruoha, the Ikwerre people are a distinct ethnic group dominating Rivers State. They are said to be the descendants of Akalaka, a great warrior of the ancient Benin Kingdom. The Ikwerre people share boundaries with their Etche, Oyigbo, Ogba Egbema Ndoni, Ogoni and the Ijaw and Igbo speaking neighbours.

  2 months ago ago
Bicycle Carnival Among The Isiokpo, Ikwerre People Of Rivers State

ENTERTAINMENT

Tonto Dikeh Shares Loved-Up Pictures With Her New Man, Prince KpoKpoGri.

Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh has taken to social media to share pictures of herself and her new lover, prince KpoKpoGri. The 36 years old actress who suffered a failed marriage, was excited as she took to her verified instagram page to share a lovely moment with her new man.However, she didn't reveal her man's face when she shared the pictures online.

  4 months ago ago
Tonto Dikeh Shares Loved-Up Pictures With Her New Man, Prince KpoKpoGri.

POLITICS

What Does Nyesom Wike Mean By" PDP Needs A National Chairman That Can Match APC Action For Action"?

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike doesn't want his party, the People's Democratic Party, PDP to remain as the opposition party after the 2023 presidential election. Photo Credit: Punch The Ikwerre born politician recently made headlines due to the internal crisis that rocked the party over the planned move by some aggrieved PDP members to force Uche Secondus who is the National Chairman of the party to resign.

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What Does Nyesom Wike Mean By

POLITICS

2023 Presidential Race: List of Top 4 Serving Ministers To Watch Out For

As Politicking for the 2023 Presidential Election gathers momentum, Politicians across party lines are already strategizing to achieve their political goals. It's no longer a news that President Muhammadu Buhari's Second Tenure 'll elapse by May 29, 2023. Thus, He is not eligible to seek re-election.

  4 months ago ago
2023 Presidential Race: List of Top 4 Serving Ministers To Watch Out For

POLITICS

How the Ikwerres could be displaced from their strong hold of the gubernatorial seat in Rivers State

The 2023 election is not far from now. It is just two years away and both political parties and even ethnic regions should have begun making smart and strategic moves to unseat the current political holders in 2023. A state like Rivers state which is in the southern region of Nigeria is made up of the upland region and the riverine region.

  3 months ago ago
How the Ikwerres could be displaced from their strong hold of the gubernatorial seat in Rivers State

POLITICS

'Do Not Worry, At The Right Time We Will Know Who Can Wrestle'- Governor Nyesom Wike Threatens His Detractors

The 2023 election is still far away, yet drums of war have already been rolled out. The Governor of Rivers state has told everyone to anticipate 2023 election, he has also told his opponent that they should not worry but at the right time everyone will know who can wrestle.

  4 months ago ago
'Do Not Worry, At The Right Time We Will Know Who Can Wrestle'- Governor Nyesom Wike Threatens His Detractors

POLITICS

OPINION: The Ikwerres, the Ogonis and the Riverines in R/state, a tussle for 2023 governorship seat.

As the 2023 elections draw closer, there have been agitations in Rivers state over the next governor of the state. This is because some ethnic groups in the state are seeking the opportunity to produce the next governor of the state. Recall that Rivers state is a state in the southern region of Nigeria and it is made up of the upland region and the riverine region.

  3 months ago ago
OPINION: The Ikwerres, the Ogonis and the Riverines in R/state, a tussle for 2023 governorship seat.

POLITICS

Governor Wike Hosts Former Emir Of Kano (Video)

Video of the moment governor wike hosted former Emir of Kano State has been generating different reactions on the internet since today. Photo credit: Instagram Nyesom Wike is a Nigerian politician and lawyer who is the sixth and current Governor of Rivers State. He is an Ikwerre from Rumuepirikom in Obio-Akpor, Rivers State.

  1 month ago ago
Governor Wike Hosts Former Emir Of Kano (Video)

SOCIETY

Why Wike's Remark on Dirtiness of Nigerian Police Stations Should Be Taken Serious

The Executive Governor of Rivers State, Ezenwo Nyesom Wike, has hit the Nigerian police over the untidy state of most of the police barracks, across the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Rivers State Governor Ezenwo Nyesom Wike, vehemently, chided the Nigerian police officers while speaking at the Police Barracks SPU at Omagwa, Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State on Tuesday, September 28, 2021.

  1 month ago ago
Why Wike's Remark on Dirtiness of Nigerian Police Stations Should Be Taken Serious

SOCIETY

Pictures: See The Construction Work Going On At The Damaged Isiokpo Bridge In Ikwerre Local Government Area

Recall that it was Barely two months the bridge at the Eleme part of the East-West Road in Rivers State caved in, a section of the bridge that leads into Isiokpo, Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers state had collapsed. City news Port Harcourt took to her Facebook page to show the remedial works done to the damaged bridge that got Rivers people and residents talking and worried at the same time.

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Pictures: See The Construction Work Going On At The Damaged Isiokpo Bridge In Ikwerre Local Government Area

ENTERTAINMENT

From Lil King to Omah Lay: The Rise of a Nigerian Pop Icon

Omah Lay was born on May 19, 1887, in Ikwerre, Rivers State, and grew up in Port Harcourt. He went to the University of Port Harcourt after graduating from Comprehensive High School. Omah Lay's musical interests are unsurprising given his family's musical background.

  4 months ago ago
From Lil King to Omah Lay: The Rise of a Nigerian Pop Icon

POLITICS

2023 Presidential Race: List of Top 3 APC Gladiators President Buhari May Endorse As His Successor

By May 29, 2023, A New President 'll emerge as the Second Tenure of the Incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari 'll come to an end. Within the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), there are prominent Politicians who have been mentioned as the likely 2023 Presidential Candidate of the ruling Party.

  4 months ago ago
2023 Presidential Race: List of Top 3 APC Gladiators President Buhari May Endorse As His Successor

SOCIETY

"Anywhere They Live Is Dirty, I Don't Know Whether It Is A Sickness In The Police" Governor Wike

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike has condemned the deplorable and dirty state of most of the Police Barracks in the Country. He expressed his feelings over the rate at which the barracks are not cleaned or maintained by Police Officers who live there. On Tuesday 28th September, 2021, while comissioning the newly built Police Barracks for the Special Protection Unit (SPU), at Omagwa in Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State, Wike spoke about the unkempt nature of the barracks.

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SOCIETY

I Don't Know Whether It's A Sickness In The Police, Anywhere They Live Is Dirty - Nyesome Wike

Nyesome Wike, the governor of Rivers State, has lampooned the Nigerian Police over the disgusting state of most of their barracks, wondering if the habit was a sickness in the force as their environment is characteristically unkempt. Governor Wike disclosed this on Tuesday 28, 2021, while speaking at the police barracks SPU at Omagwa, Ikwerre Local Government Area, Rivers State.

  1 month ago ago
I Don't Know Whether It's A Sickness In The Police, Anywhere They Live Is Dirty - Nyesome Wike

POLITICS

Amaechi will return back to PDP says River's chairman

Desmond Akawor who is the chairman of the people's democratic party in Rivers state has said that Rotimi Ameachi would be returning back to PDP. Desmond Akawor made mention of this in Ikwerre Local Government Area while he was receiving the new people who left their party to defect to PDP.

  3 months ago ago
Amaechi will return back to PDP says River's chairman