Articles Posted in the " Rivers State Governor " Category

  • Wike accuses Amaechi of looting State House

    The new Peoples Democratic Party government in Rivers State has accused former governor Rotimi Amaechi of stripping bare the State House in the capital of Port Harcourt. Governor Nyesom Wike made the allegation weekend, stating it as reason he would not move into the State House too soon, preferring instead to operate from his home. […] Post from PM News

  • Edo Bans Revenue Collection Agents

    Jethro Ibileke/Benin Edo State Government on Monday has banned agents who collect taxes and levies from artisans, market women and drivers on behalf of local government councils. Chairman of Edo Internal Revenue Services, Chief Oseni Elamah, who disclosed this at a press briefing in Benin, also announced the disengagement of Akugbe Ventures, a private company […] Post from PM News

  • Speaker: Rivers State Assembly dumps Patience Jonathan’s candidate, elects Igbani

    Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Shortly after Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state declared open the 8th Assembly the 32 lawmakers of the state unanimously elected Ikunyi Igbani representing Andoni constituency and Marshall Uwom of Abual Odual constituency as Deputy Speaker. The election of Igbani as Speaker, confirmed the earlier speculation in political circles that Prince Uche […] Post from PM News