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The Nigerian Governor Who Visited Real Madrid In 2017 And Why

It is no longer a secret that whenever you are mentioning some of the most industrious governors in Nigeria; men like the governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike are usually a good number of the politicians that come into the spotlight. Photo Credit: Pinterest Images In 2017, Governor Nyesom was noted to have something quite a good number of his predecessors have never done; he was noted to have paid and booked a flight (along with his entourage) to Spain to meet up with the La Liga giants, Real Madrid.

  11 months ago ago
The Nigerian Governor Who Visited Real Madrid In 2017 And Why

SOCIETY

Governor Wike Donates N50million At The Funeral Service Of Late Fidelis Odili

His excellency, the Governor of Rivers State, Chief. Barrister Nyesom Ezenwo Wike was at the Corpus Christi Cathedral in Rivers State, on Wednesday, the 4th of August, 2021 as he paid the final respect to late Sir Fidelis Obi Odili, the elder brother of former governor of Rivers State, Sir/Doctor Peter Odili.

  1 year ago ago
Governor Wike Donates N50million At The Funeral Service Of Late Fidelis Odili

CAREER-JOBS

Today's Headlines: Resign If You Can’t Meet Up With My Speed - Wike, 100 Suspected Cultists Arrested

Photos Credit: Google Resign If You Can’t Meet Up With My Speed - Wike Rivers State governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has advised his commissioners, special advisers and other political appointees, to resign if they are not able to meet up with the speed of his administration in delivery of programmes and policies.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Resign If You Can’t Meet Up With My Speed - Wike, 100 Suspected Cultists Arrested

POLITICS

[Opinion] Are Nigerians Set For Atiku-Wike Joint Ticket of the PDP Ahead of 2023 Presidency?

It is no longer news that for some time now the former Vice President of Nigeria, and Peoples Democratic Party’s candidate for the 2019 presidential election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, and the Rivers state Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, have been at loggerheads on certain issues concerning the party.

  1 year ago ago
[Opinion] Are Nigerians Set For Atiku-Wike Joint Ticket of the PDP Ahead of 2023 Presidency?

SOCIETY

Pictures: Rumuola Flyover Nearing Completion

The Rivers state governor, His excellency Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, popularly called Mr project by Rivers people. Governor Wike started the Rumuola Flyover construction work in September, 2021. The Contractors (Julius Berger) has been working tirelessly 24/7 to deliver quality project that the construction company is known for.

  1 year ago ago
Pictures: Rumuola Flyover Nearing Completion

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: No Disagreement Over Tax With FG-Wike, Singer Niniola Thrills Fans

Rivers not at war with FG over tax collection-Gov. Wike PHOTO CREDIT: Daily Post Nigeria Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers State has said that the state is not at war with Nigera or any of its components over the dispute on the authority to collect Value Added Tax (VAT) as being insinuated in some quarters.

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: No Disagreement Over Tax With FG-Wike, Singer Niniola Thrills Fans

POLITICS

Let’s Work Together To Salvage Nigeria – Wike Tells Sanusi

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has called on the former Emir of Kano and Grand Khaleefa of the Tijaniyyan Order in Nigeria, Muhammad Sanusi II, for collaboration to salvage Nigeria. Wike made this call when he hosted the former Kano Emir at the Government House, Port Harcourt on Sunday.

  10 months ago ago
Let’s Work Together To Salvage Nigeria – Wike Tells Sanusi

POLITICS

Three (3) Important Statements Gov Udom Emmanuel Made As He Signed Anti-Open Grazing Bill Into Law.

Following the recent crisis rocking farmers and herders in different communities across the country, especially in the South East and West, the issue of open grazing had in the past few months dominated major news headlines. In that regard, it could be recalled that the 17 Southern governors in their meeting some months ago in Asaba, the Delta State capital, banned open grazing among other issues that were discussed.

  11 months ago ago
Three (3) Important Statements Gov Udom Emmanuel Made As He Signed Anti-Open Grazing Bill Into Law.

POLITICS

With The Crisis In The PDP, Is It Safe To Say That APC Will Win The Presidential Election In 2023?

For the past few months, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has been and is still trying to resolve the internal crisis in the party. The crisis began when some members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), including the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, were annoyed with the recent defections of members to the ruling party, the All Progressives Congress (APC).

  11 months ago ago
With The Crisis In The PDP, Is It Safe To Say That APC Will Win The Presidential Election In 2023?

POLITICS

Atiku Declares Wike As The Best Governor In PDP And Nigeria At Large

Former vice president of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar has applauded governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, as the best governor in Nigeria. The former vice president said this on Thursday, the 29th of July, 2021 at the government house in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. Recall that vice president, Atiku Abubakar was reported seen in Port Harcourt days ago along with senator Dino Melaye as they pay a visit to the Rivers State governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike.

  1 year ago ago
Atiku Declares Wike As The Best Governor In PDP And Nigeria At Large

POLITICS

Wike To PDP: Challenge Umahi, Ayade, Others’ Defections

Nyesom Wike Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has urged the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to oppose the defections of Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi, Cross River Governor Ben Ayade, and Zamfara Governor Bello Matawalle to the APC (APC). He has also urged the PDP to battle former PDP lawmakers in the National Assembly and state legislatures who have defected to the APC.

  1 year ago ago
Wike To PDP: Challenge Umahi, Ayade, Others’ Defections

POLITICS

I Won't Be Governor Forever - Gov Wike Says As He Reveals Why He's 'Fighting' FG Over VAT Collection

The 6th and current governor of Rivers State, Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has finally revealed why he is embittered and 'fighting' Federal Government over collection of Value Added Tax in Rivers State. Photo credit: Gov Nyesom Wike. Governor Wike has been making front headlines recently after he insisted that the Buhari-led federal government should henceforth stop collecting taxes in Rivers State.

  11 months ago ago
I Won't Be Governor Forever - Gov Wike Says As He Reveals Why He's 'Fighting' FG Over VAT Collection

JUSTICE

Government Wike charges NBA to embrace judicial activism

Legislative leader of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has encouraged Nigerian attorneys to participate in legal activism as an intentional measure to tending to the sluggish regulation of equity, and endeavors to smother the freedoms of the populace. The lead representative gave the charge on Monday at the 61st Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Conference in Port Harcourt.

  9 months ago ago
Government Wike charges NBA to embrace judicial activism

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Opinion: More Reasons Why Kogi State Should Be The Biggest Beneficiaries Of VAT Implementation

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike and the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has signed their state's Value Added Tax (VAT) Bill, 2021 into law at the Government House, in Port Harcourt and Lagos respectively. While Kogi State government may kick against it, it is also good to understand that, they could be the biggest beneficiaries of the VAT implementation, here are detailed reasons why;

  11 months ago ago
Opinion: More Reasons Why Kogi State Should Be The Biggest Beneficiaries Of VAT Implementation

SOCIETY

GRA, Rumuola Flyovers To Be Ready In September-Wike

The Rivers State incumbent Governor, His excellency Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says two major flyovers that is still under construction and nearing completion at the Government Residential Area GRA and Rumuola junctions in the city of Port Harcourt, will be completed next month by the end of September 2021.

  1 year ago ago
GRA, Rumuola Flyovers To Be Ready In September-Wike

ECONOMY-FINANCE

VAT: Wike Demands Payment from September, Threatens to take over FIRS Offices in Rivers State

The Governor of Rivers State, Barr. Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has said that starting from this month, September 2021, the state will begin collecting value added tax (VAT) from oil companies, construction companies and other business owners existing and operating in and from the state.

  11 months ago ago
VAT: Wike Demands Payment from September, Threatens to take over FIRS Offices in Rivers State

POLITICS

3 Other Things Wike Said While Alleging That PDP Can't Win Presidency In 2023 With Secondus-Led NWC

While speaking on a television program in Port Harcourt on Tuesday, Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers State alleged that the National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) being led by Prince Uche Secondus cannot lead the party to victory in 2023 presidential election.

  11 months ago ago
3 Other Things Wike Said While Alleging That PDP Can't Win Presidency In 2023 With Secondus-Led NWC

POLITICS

Wike: PDP Must Sue Governors David Umahi, Ben Ayade For Defecting To APC

The Rivers State Governor, His excellency Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has called on the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to sue the sitting Governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi and Cross River State Gorvenor, Ben Ayade, for defecting to the All Progressives Congress (APC).

  1 year ago ago
Wike: PDP Must Sue Governors David Umahi, Ben Ayade For Defecting To APC

POLITICS

PDP To Challenge The Defection Of Former PDP Members In The National Assembly.

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has urged the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to challenge the defection of governors of Ebonyi State, David Umahi and Cross River, Ben Ayade, to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Wike, who stated this in Port Harcourt, yesterday, stressed that the time has come for the judiciary to make a final announcement on the incessant defection of government and lawmakers from one political party to another, to save the country from becoming a one-party state.

  1 year ago ago
PDP To Challenge The Defection Of Former PDP Members In The National Assembly.

POLITICS

“I Am Not A Member Of Ogboni Fraternity,” Says APC's Dakuku Peterside

Nigerian politician, columnist, and leadership coach who is also a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State, Dakuku Peterside, has rejected allegations that he is a member of a cult fraternity. The immediate past Director-General / CEO of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, also said he was never one since his days as an undergraduate of the Rivers State University (RSU).

  53 years ago ago
“I Am Not A Member Of Ogboni Fraternity,” Says APC's Dakuku Peterside