WIKE DECLARES’ BOBRISKY’ WANTED

 Wale Odunsi  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has placed a N30million bounty on a notorious criminal, ‘Bobrisky’, who has been terrorizing Gokana Local Government Area. He said the bounty extends to information on killers of a Director with the Rivers State Government during the Choba crisis. Wike also banned all youth groups in Rivers, lamenting that they have all been hijacked by cultists. Wike spoke on Thursday when he handed over 40 patrol vans fitted with communication gadgets to the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS), C4I, Police Anti-Kidnapping Unit, Police…

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WIKE SETS UP TRUST FUND FOR CHILDREN OF LATE COLONEL KILLED BY BOKO HARAM, SEE THE PRETTY FAMILY

Rivers State Governor, Barr. Nyesom Wike has established an Educational Trust Fund to train the four children of late Colonel Ken Elemele, Igbere TV reports. Igbere TV reports that Col. Elemele, from Rivers, is among the soldiers who fell in a Boko Haram ambush between Yobe and Borno last Wednesday. The fallen hero, Igbere TV gathered, was the Chief of Staff to 29 Task Force Brigade until his demise. Governor Wike, while expressing sadness over the incident, said the Education Trust Fund will take off with an initial seed money…

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WHY RIVERS POLICE COMMISSIONER WAS REMOVED BY GOV. WIKE

Rivers state governor Nyesom Wike • Assembly moves to domesticate anti-violence bill Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has claimed that the state’s commissioner of police (CP), Usman Belel, was transferred because he refused to write false security report that the state was unsafe for election petition tribunal. Wike also accused his predecessor, Chibuike Amaechi, of scheming since 2015 to dislodge him as governor. The governor stated this at the Government House, Port Harcourt, during a thanksgiving service for the Supreme Court judgment that declared him qualified to contest the 2019…

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CERTIFICATE FORGERY CASE: SUPREME COURT GIVES JUDGEMENT ON WIKE’S CASE

 John Owen Nwachukwu  Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has emerged victorious again after the Supreme Court struck out a suit challenging his eligibility to run in the last governorship election in State. In two unanimous judgments on Monday morning, a five-man panel of the Supreme Court upheld two appeals by Wike, with which he challenged the leave granted to Elvis Chinda by the Court of Appeal. Chinda, in a suit he filed before the Federal High Court, challenged, among others, the authenticity of the birth certificate submitted to the…

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RIVERS IS A CHRISTIAN STATE, WIKE INSISTS

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, Ernest Chinwo in Port Harcourt Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said nobody can intimidate him to change his stand that Rivers is a Christian state. This is as he praised the Christian Community of the state for standing firm to “defeat the forces of democratic darkness” during the March 9 governorship elections. He spoke at the 2019 election victory thanksgiving service in the honour of the governor and his deputy by all the Anglican Dioceses of Rivers State at Saint Paul’s Cathedral, Port Harcourt, yesterday.…

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SEE WHAT CULTISTS DID TO ABDUCTED LEBANESE DESPITE WIKE’S ULTIMATUM

Cultists shun Wike’s ultimatum, hold abducted Lebanese Emmanuel Masha / 2 hours ago Suspected cult members, who abducted three Lebanese workers in Andoni Local Government Area of Rivers State, have refused to release them despite pleas from traditional rulers and chiefs. The three Lebanese, who work for Raffoul Nigeria Limited, a construction company handling the Ogoni-Andoni-Opobo Unity Road in the area, were abducted by cult members, notorious for kidnapping and attacking high profile targets. The cultists killed at least three prominent politicians, who travelled from Port Harcourt to Andoni during the last…

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KIDNAP OF EXPATRAITES: WIKE GIVES ANDONI CHIEFS, LG BOSS 72 HOURS TO PRODUCE VITCIMS

Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers on Saturday gave a 72-hour ultimatum to chiefs and leaders in Andoni Local Government Area to ensure the immediate release of three kidnapped expatriates. The governor’s directives is contained in a statement on Saturday by Mr Simeon Nwakaudu, his Special Assistant on Electronic Media. According to the statement, the expatriates, who until their kidnap worked for Raffoul Nigeria Limited, were involved in the construction of the Unity Road in Andoni council area. The Governor warned that failure to secure the release of the expatriates at…

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WIKE ACCUSES GOC OF OIL BUNKERING, AIDING CRIMINALS

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike on Wednesday revealed the identity of Senior military officer allegedly promoting bunkering in the Niger Delta region. Wike alleged that the General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the 6 Division of the Nigerian Army, Major General Jamil Sarhem was promoting oil theft in the region. He made the allegation while hosting the Commander Joint Task Force (JTF), “Operation Delta Safe, Real Admiral Akinjide Akinrinade at the State House in Port Harcourt, the state capital and was contained in a statement by his Personal Assistant on Electronic…

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WIKE ACCUSES OIL FIRMS OF FUELING INSECURITY IN RIVERS

Rivers state governor Nyesom Wike Fresh crisis looms in Ogoni over planned resumption of oil activities Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has accused multinational oil companies of fuelling insecurity through the award of multi-million naira surveillance jobs to cultists. He said the over-politicisation of security in the country had become the bane of the widespread insecurity across the country. The governor made this assertion when the Charge D’Affairs, Embassy of The Netherlands in Nigeria, Mrs. Marian Van De Cappello, met with him at the Government House in Port Harcourt…

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WIKE THREATENS TO DETHRONE TRADITIONAL RULERS IF…

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has given a two-week ultimatum to all local council chairman in the state to ensure that all bushes used as criminal hideouts by kidnappers and armed robbers are brought down particularly the Emohua axis of the East-West Road leading to the Kalabari and the Ogoni areas. Governor Wike, who gave the marching orders in an interactive meeting with traditional rulers, CDC and all youth leaders in the state at the Government House in Port Harcourt, said the State government was poised to clamp down on…

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