Wike laments deplorable state of federal courts
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Wike laments deplorable state of federal courts.
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Senate orders Military, Wike to end Rivers killings.
1 Jun 2019
Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, re-elected Governor of Rivers State, on Wednesday, in the presence of thousands of Rivers people and other prominent Nigerians, took the oath of office to commence his second term.
24 Dec 2019
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has issued a stern warning to all traditional rulers in the state, not to host his counterpart in Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson. He threatened to dethrone any erring monarch.
24 Dec 2019
Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa has accused his counterpart in Rivers State of inciting ethnic disharmony in Ijawland to suit a political agenda.
18 Feb 2020
War of words: Oshiomhole replies Wike over Supreme Court judgement on Bayelsa
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Today, on ‘Inside Stuff,’ multi-award-winning columnist and Executive Head of The Guardian's Editorial Board, Martins Oloja speaks on the detention of Pilots by the governor of Rivers State, Wike. Stating that, Nigerian workers flying into the city to do their jobs shouldn’t have led to them being detained.
Wike demolishes hotel, bar violating lockdown orders in Rivers, Army kills 20 Boko Haram terrorists in Borno and more
10 May 2020
Here is why you should pick up a copy of The Guardian on Monday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Monday.
11 May 2020
Lockdown: Wike storm street, arrests violators
17 Jun 2020
Edo elections: Wike blasts Oshiomhole as Obaseki resigns membership with APC
7 Jul 2020
Edo elections: We'll send Wike to isolation center if we must - APC Governors
Wike rescues Joi Nunieh from police early morning siege, Buhari receives Nigeria’s first artisanally-mined gold and more
16 Jul 2020
Here is why you should pick up a copy of The Guardian on Friday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Friday.
17 Jul 2020
In Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, unidentified security personnel stormed the home of former managing director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, Joi Nunieh. Their bid to pick up the former NDDC boss without an arrest warrant was however thwarted by the Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike who came to her rescue before whisking her away to the safety of Government House, Port Harcourt.
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