Umahi had made the statement on Monday while addressing State House correspondents after meeting with the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), at Aso Villa in Abuja.
Wike, who said he does not care if heaven falls, insisted that Rivers money is not meant for “Abuja people” but for the development of his state.
Bills on Value Added Tax (VAT) collection and Open Grazing Prohibition in Rivers State have been signed into law by Governor Nyesom Wike. The Rivers state Governor in his speech after signing … Continue Reading Rivers: Gov Wike signs VAT, open grazing ban bills into law
Rivers state governor Nyesom Wike says the three per cent assigned to host communities in the Petroleum Industry Act (PIA) was not enough to deal with the environmental degradation that … Continue Reading PIB: Three per cent not enough for host communities – says Wike
“The issue of security is paramount in governance. And once a government cannot protect lives and property, that government has failed.
Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike, has threatened to re-impose lockdown beginning from January as the number of coronavirus cases surge in the State. A statement released by his Special Assistant on Media, … Continue Reading COVID19 second wave: Governor Nyesom Wike threatens to impose fresh lockdown in Rivers state
The Rivers state government on Sunday imposed a two-week, 24-hour curfew around the soon to be completed Okoro-nu-odu flyover in Obio Akpor local government area of the state, due to … Continue Reading Cult Violence: Wike Imposes Two-Week Curfew Around Okoro-Nu-Odu