Pay us our salaries arrears – Rivers teachers tell Wike

Pay us our salaries arrears – Rivers teachers tell Wike

School teachers in Rivers State have pleaded with the state government to pay their salary arrears. A terse statement issued yesterday in Port-Harcourt by the state chairman of the Nigeria Union of Teachers, NUT, Mr. Nkpogene Lucky also urged the Governor, Nyesom Wike, to fulfil his other promises to teachers. They said they have been mild in approaching the issues that concerned their welfare but would become aggressive if taken for granted. The statement reads:…

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Project commissioning: I will invite Buhari but he won’t come – Wike

Project commissioning: I will invite Buhari but he won’t come – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has said President Muhammadu Buhari would be invited to commission projects in the state, even though he is unlikely to honour the invitation. Governor Wike who spoke in an interview with newsmen in Port Harcourt, said he will invite the President in October for the commencement of another leg of project commissioning in the State. He noted that contrary to what he called the propaganda of the APC, he was…

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Senator Uchendu blows hot, tells Rivers people to silence Wike’s ‘kindergarten’ govt

Senator Uchendu blows hot, tells Rivers people to silence Wike’s ‘kindergarten’ govt

The lawmaker representing Rivers East Senatorial District, Andrew Uchendu has called on the people of the state to be prepared to vote out and silence the “kindergarten” government of Governor Nyesom Wike in 2019. He said this while reacting to Governor Wike’s allegation that the last governorship election in Ekiti State was skewed in favour of Dr. Kayode Fayemi. Uchendu, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), spoke yesterday in a statement by his…

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Name Supreme Court justices Wike bribed – Igbokwe gets ultimatum from Rivers

Name Supreme Court justices Wike bribed – Igbokwe gets ultimatum from Rivers

The Rivers State Government has dared a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Joe Igbokwe, to name the Supreme Court justices he said Governor Nyesom Wike bribed. Igbokwe, Chairman, Lagos State Wharf Landing Fee Collecting Authority, made the allegation on Monday in a Facebook post. He wrote: “Wike will not have he audacity and temerity to kill again in Rivers State and run to Supreme Court to buy justice. It will never happen again…

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I have never experienced that kind of robbery in politics – Wike

I have never experienced that kind of robbery in politics – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that what transpired during the Ekiti Governorship Election is the worst political robbery in the nation’s democratic history. He said the APC Federal Government would “not be able to replicate the Ekiti Political Robbery in Rivers State because Rivers people are fully prepared. He continued “Don’t be worried about what happened in Ekiti State. We are prepared. It will not happen here in Rivers State.” “I have…

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2019: They can’t take Rivers by force, they will all die – Wike speaks on Ekiti election

2019: They can’t take Rivers by force, they will all die – Wike speaks on Ekiti election

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has claimed that the APC-led Federal Government is recruiting more policemen specifically to rig the 2019 general elections in selected states. Governor Wike also declared that national security had degenerated beyond measures because of the actions of the Federal government. Wike said these in an interview with newsmen at the Government House, Port Harcourt. He alleged that policemen were sent for special training on how to rig 2019 elections, adding…

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Wike orders Rivers University board to punish sex-for-mark lecturers

Wike orders Rivers University board to punish sex-for-mark lecturers

Governor Nyesom Wike on Tuesday ordered Rivers State University to deal with lecturers involved in sexual harassment of students. Nyesom Wike, who spoke at the 30th convocation of the university held in Port Harcourt, also directed sanction against management staff involved in admission fraud. The governor stated that his administration would not tolerate any stain on the moral standard of the university. He assured the institution that the state government would act decisively on the…

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