Nyesom Wike

EFCC detains Fayose as Fayemi threatens probe
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EFCC detains Fayose as Fayemi threatens probe

Former Ekiti State Governor Ayo Fayose yesterday arrived at the office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission • Ex-gov tasks Buhari’s ‘corrupt men’ on boldness The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has detained former Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose. “I can confirm to you that he has been detained. […]

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PDP insists on Rivers State as convention venue

After the emergency meeting of the National Executive Committee at the national headquarters in Abuja on Friday, the People’s Democratic Party has insisted on Port Harcout, Rivers State, as the venue for its National Convention. The convention which will produce PDP’s presidential candidate for the 2019 elections is scheduled for […]

National Assembly rejigs electoral bill, reaffirms card reader
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National Assembly rejigs electoral bill, reaffirms card reader

President Muhammadu Buhari PHOTO: BAYO OMOBORIOWO • Buhari, Oshiomhole, Tinubu, others rally for Oyetola in Osun • Saraki, Wike, Tambuwal in fresh attacks on APC govt The National Assembly has amended the 2010 Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill. President Buhari, while refusing assent to the third version of the document, had […]

Why Buhari is afraid of signing Electoral Act, by Wike
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Why Buhari is afraid of signing Electoral Act, by Wike

[FILE PHOTO] Nyesom Wike Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has alerted that President Muhammadu Buhari’s refusal to sign the amended Electoral Act is a grand plot to rig the 2019 general elections. Wike, who made the declaration in Port Harcourt, pleaded with the international community to revoke visas of Federal […]

Sultan urges Wike to focus on oil palm
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Sultan urges Wike to focus on oil palm

Nyesom Wike To avoid over dependence on oil, the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa-ad Abubakar has urged Rivers State government to shift its focus to oil palm production. The Sultan gave this advice while commissioning the Rivers State Council of Traditional Rulers Secretariat in Port Harcourt yesterday. The secretariat was constructed by the […]

FG wants to frame me for gunrunning using a Lebanese, Wike alleges
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FG wants to frame me for gunrunning using a Lebanese, Wike alleges

Nyesom Wike Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, said he has uncovered a sinister scheme by the Federal Government to frame him up for gunrunning using a Lebanese businessman. Wike who had recently accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) led Federal Government of plotting to assassinate him, said that the Lebanese […]

Minister dismisses Wike’s murder plot
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Minister dismisses Wike’s murder plot

Nyesom Wike The Federal Government has dismissed the allegations by Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike that the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led administration was planning to kill him.The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, spoke to State House Correspondents yesterday after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting. He expressed surprise that […]