Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, said on Sunday that the insecurity in the state started under the previous administration.
Wike said this at the thanksgiving service at Saint Andrew’s Anglican Church, Okrika in honour of Patience Tam-George, the octogenarian mother of the Commissioner of Information, Dr. Austin Tam-George, who was held hostage for six days by kidnappers.
He specifically said killings and kidnappings in Rivers occurred unabated during the administration of former governor Rotimi Amaechi.
Security agencies had in July called a […]
Minister of Transportation, Mr Chibuike Amaechi, says outcome of Edo poll is a fulfilment of President Muhammadu Buhari`s promise of ensuring free, fair and credible elections in the country.
He stated this, today, at a rally in Rivers State. Amaechi said that after the March 19 rerun elections in Rivers, he reminded Buhari of his promise to conduct free and fair elections in the country.
He said, “I went to the president because there were more guns in hands of criminals than […]
The Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, on Tuesday admitted that the Abuja-Kaduna rail project was partially executed by the Goodluck Jonathan administration, but added that the President Buhari’s government was responsible for executing the final stages that were crucial to the project’s completion.
The line, first of its kind in Nigeria, was commissioned amidst fanfare by Mr. Buhari in Kubwa, a suburb of Abuja and major terminal for the route, on Tuesday.
But no latter had the commissioning ceremony got underway than […]
It’s Democracy day as well as inauguration day, former governor of Rivers State, Rotimi Amaechi chose to be at the Eagle Square to witness the presidential swearing in rather than be at his state to handover.
He is pictured with Warri billionaire Ayiri Emami.See photos detailed below