For allegedly daring and insulting him, Rotimi Amaechi, the Minister of Transportation, has threatened to frustrate Senator Magnus Abe’s supposed 2019 governorship ambition. Amaechi said this after boycotting a thanksgiving service organised by the All Progressives Congress (APC) to celebrate the federal and state lawmakers elected on the party’s platform in the state. The minister boycotted the event to attend a meeting with the Ikwerre Chiefs and Elders’ Forum, where he claimed that Senator Abe, who represents Rivers…
Magnus Abe, senator representing Rivers South-East Senatorial District, has told lawmakers from the state to put the interest of Rivers first ahead of anything else. Abe said this on Saturday during a victory thanksgiving by federal and state lawmakers elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State. In a statement signed by Parry Saroh Benson, spokesperson to the senator, Abe stated that the people of Rivers State have a common destiny and heritage. "Now is the time to put the…
President Muhammadu Buhari has said on Saturday in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, that only governors have the powers to create cattle colonies in Nigeria.
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has given N500 million grant to PAMO University of Medical Sciences (PUMS), the first private medical institution in Nigeria.
The All Progressives Congress, Rivers State chapter has criticised Governor Nyesom Wike for donating N200m to the Benue State government over the herdsmen crisis.
Ascribing the quality of a political enigma to the person of the Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers State, Bro. Felix Obuah, not only in his native Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area (ONELGA) but in Rivers State as a whole, may seem contrived to some, but it is unquestionably true when viewed in the context of his fame and popularity.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) may have claimed political victory over the killing of 23 worshipers on New Year’s Day, in Omoku, Rivers State, by its politicisation of the ugly incident.