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GOV WIKE DISSOLVES CABINET

Rivers State Governor, Mr. Nyesom Wike, has finally dissolved his cabinet and fired all members of the State Executive Council. This order to dissolve the cabinet was contained in a statement issued by the Governor’s Special Assistant on Electronic Media, Mr Simeon Nwakaudu on Saturday, June 24, 2017. The statement reads thus: “Rivers State Governor, … Continue reading

WIKE SACKS WORKS COMMISSIONER, AS INFORMATION COMMISSIONER RESIGNS ***Uncertainty Pervades Rivers Exco Over Fears of Looming Cabinet Re-shuffle

David Diai Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has sacked his Commissioner for Works, Mr. Harrison Bathuel Iheanyichukwu, with immediate effect, even as the Rivers state Commissioner for Information, Dr. Austin Tam-George has resigned his appointment, also with immediate effect. The sacking was contained in a statement, issued on Thursday June 22, 2017, by the … Continue reading

2019: DELTA CENTRAL PDP ADOPTS OKOWA AS SOLE GUBER CANDIDATE

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta Central Senatorial District has endorsed Governor Ifeanyi Okowa as the sole candidate for the 2019 gubernatorial elections. In a political rally tagged, “Delta Central Mega Rally” on 23/06/17, held at the Sapele Township Stadium, prominent politicians in the PDP came out to endorse Governor Okowa, saying his activities … Continue reading

OGIDI-GBEGBAJE, AGU BAG AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE, AS INSTITUTE OF STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT (ISMN) HOLD ANNUAL CONFERENCE

Sir Edwin Ogidi-Gbegbaje, Permanent Secretary, Government House and Protocol, Dame Elizabeth Agu, Branch Controller, Central Bank of Nigeria, and five others have bagged individual Awards of Excellence from the Institute of Strategic Management Nigeria, Delta State Chapter, in recognition of their contributions to strategic management in the state. Others who were given the award of … Continue reading

Avengers Oil Threat: DELTA GOVT SUES FOR DIALOGUE – by Bulou Kosin

Deputy Governor of Delta State, Barr. (Deacon) Kingsley Burutu Otuaro, says the Delta State Advocacy Committee Against Oil Facility Vandalism which he chairs is always open to engagement with any aggrieved group for positive advancement of our state and nation. Otuaro was reacting to threats of a militant group called New Delta Avengers who vowed … Continue reading

ANARCHY IS LOOSED IN NIGERIA, THE BRAIN CHILD OF BRITAIN – by Abraham Madu

Last week, the movement for the restructuring of Nigeria got more converts from an unlikely quarter. Some 16 youth groups in the North rose from a meeting late on Tuesday to declare the unwillingness of the North to continue in a Federation that has the Igbo Biafra as part. The groups, which met in Arewa … Continue reading

OKOWA PROFFERS SOLUTION TO STRENGTHEN NIGERIA’S UNITY

Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeayi Okowa has said Nigeria will be a more united and stronger nation if the zones gets what they deserve. According to the Governor, “there is no doubt that generally, we need a united Nigeria and to achieve that is to give each zone what is due her and also … Continue reading