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Rivers Rerun: Politicians ignore Police order, move around with armed escort - Daily Trust

Rivers Rerun: Politicians ignore Police order, move around with armed escortDaily TrustPoliticians in Rivers State have defiled the directive given by the Inspector General of Police, Muhammed Idris that no politicians will be allowed to move about with armed escort during the rescheduled elections. But Daily Trust investigations had it ...and more »

With All Fiasco, RSG Tackles IGP …Police Restrict Movement From Midnight - The Tide

With All Fiasco, RSG Tackles IGP …Police Restrict Movement From MidnightThe TideRivers State Governor , Chief Nyesom Wike, has told the Inspector General of Police , Ibrahim Idris that the surreptitious withdrawal of his Chief Security Officer has exposed his life to danger. This is as the governor asked the Inspector General of ...and more »

Hot Spots Of The Grudged Rivers Rerun Polls - Leadership Newspapers;

Hot Spots Of The Grudged Rivers Rerun Polls - Leadership Newspapers

Leadership NewspapersHot Spots Of The Grudged Rivers Rerun PollsLeadership NewspapersIn this report, ANAYO ONUKWUGHA, looks at the contentious areas in today's rerun federal and state legislative elections in Rivers State. According to the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in ...and more »

Amaechi, Wike renew offensive as Rivers elects new lawmakers today - The Nation Newspaper;

Amaechi, Wike renew offensive as Rivers elects new lawmakers today - The Nation Newspaper

The Nation NewspaperAmaechi, Wike renew offensive as Rivers elects new lawmakers todayThe Nation NewspaperThe controversial legislative rerun in the 23 local government areas, spread across the three senatorial districts of Rivers State is clearly a supremacy battle between the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, and his former Chief of Staff ...and more »

Wike: Sheriff's faction says PDP will loose Rivers rerun - Nigeria Today;

Wike: Sheriff's faction says PDP will loose Rivers rerun - Nigeria Today

Nigeria TodayWike: Sheriff's faction says PDP will loose Rivers rerunNigeria TodayOpusunju said Governor Nyesom Wike's rascality will make the party perform woefully during the polls. The chairman of the Rivers Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Sheriff's faction, Silva Opusunju has warned that the party will loose the upcoming ...and more »

Rivers APC Alleges Plot To Pull Down Buhari's Administration - Reports Afrique News

Rivers APC Alleges Plot To Pull Down Buhari's AdministrationReports Afrique NewsThe Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has alleged a plot by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to pull down the President Muhammadu Buhari Administration and weaken the ruling APC. The party, in a statement ...and more »

Rerun poll: APC has declared war in Rivers, says PDP - The Nation Newspaper;

Rerun poll: APC has declared war in Rivers, says PDP - The Nation Newspaper

The Nation NewspaperRerun poll: APC has declared war in Rivers, says PDPThe Nation NewspaperThe Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of declaring war on the people of Rivers State in today's National and state assemblies rerun elections in the state. A statement issued on Friday by the spokesman of ...and more »

Rivers Rerun APC has declared war on people of the state – PDP - Pulse Nigeria;

Rivers Rerun APC has declared war on people of the state – PDP - Pulse Nigeria

Pulse NigeriaRivers Rerun APC has declared war on people of the state – PDPPulse NigeriaThis is coming as residents are getting ready to vote for their representatives in the Rivers rerun. Published: 09.12.2016; Chika Ebuzor. Print; eMail · Ahmed Makarfi play. Ahmed Makarfi. (People Monthly Online) ...and more »

Rivers Rerun: Governor Wike Deploys 300 Drones, Vows To Prevent Rigging - Reports Afrique News;

Rivers Rerun: Governor Wike Deploys 300 Drones, Vows To Prevent Rigging - Reports Afrique News

Reports Afrique NewsRivers Rerun: Governor Wike Deploys 300 Drones, Vows To Prevent RiggingReports Afrique NewsGovernor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state has deployed 300 drones ahead of the tomorrow's rerun elections in the state according to sources close to the Rivers state government. The drones which are super tech UAVs designed to fly at 13000ft above sea level ...and more »

Wike Group condemns withdrawal of Governor's CSO - Pulse Nigeria

Wike Group condemns withdrawal of Governor's CSOPulse NigeriaThe police authorities had earlier a statement saying Wike's CSO was redeployed because he was participating in politics. Published: 09.12.2016; Chika Ebuzor. Print; eMail · Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state play. Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state.and more »

Rivers Rerun Makarfi-led PDP urges security agencies to ensure violence free poll - Pulse Nigeria;

Rivers Rerun Makarfi-led PDP urges security agencies to ensure violence free poll - Pulse Nigeria

Pulse NigeriaRivers Rerun Makarfi-led PDP urges security agencies to ensure violence free pollPulse NigeriaThe party gave the advice in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Prince Dayo Adeyeye, on Friday in Abuja. Published: 09.12.2016; Pulse News Agency Local By NAN. Print; eMail · The Chairman of the PDP caretaker committee - Ahmed ...and more »

Rivers Rerun Election Shame on you Amaechi, Wike, Ganduje, Oyegun - Pulse Nigeria;

Rivers Rerun Election Shame on you Amaechi, Wike, Ganduje, Oyegun - Pulse Nigeria

Pulse NigeriaRivers Rerun Election Shame on you Amaechi, Wike, Ganduje, OyegunPulse NigeriaAhead of the Rivers legislative elections, our politicians haven't covered themselves in glory . They should be ashamed of themselves. Published: 09.12.2016; Jude Egbas. Print; eMail · Rivers state Governor, Nyesom Wike play. Rivers state Governor ...and more »

Rivers Re-Run Election: Who Wins This Battle? By Olalekan Waheed Adigun - SaharaReporters.com;

Rivers Re-Run Election: Who Wins This Battle? By Olalekan Waheed Adigun - SaharaReporters.com

SaharaReporters.comRivers Re-Run Election: Who Wins This Battle? By Olalekan Waheed AdigunSaharaReporters.comThe election is not really a contest between candidates nor a contest of ideas, but a contest between two power centres with well-defined spheres of influence battling for the soul of the state. by Olalekan Waheed Adigun Dec 09, 2016. WhatsApp. On ...and more »

Rivers Rerun election: PDP reacts to APC declaration of war - NAIJ.COM

Rivers Rerun election: PDP reacts to APC declaration of warNAIJ.COM... - The Makarfi-led faction of the PDP has condemned what it said is the declaration of war by APC over Saturday's rerun elections in Rivers state. - The PDP regretted that APC was encouraging violence at a time they should be suing for peace. - The ...and more »

'My Life is Now in Danger', Governor Wike Raises Alarm - Nigeria Today

'My Life is Now in Danger', Governor Wike Raises AlarmNigeria TodayNyesom Wike, the governor of Rivers State, has raised the alarm that the removal of his chief security officer , CSO, by the police was a risk to his life. Got something awesome to share with the world? Click here to share. Speaking when the inspector ...and more »

Re-run : Don't export non-payment of salaries to Rivers state , Wike tells APC governors - Vanguard

Re-run : Don't export non-payment of salaries to Rivers state , Wike tells APC governorsVanguardRivers State Governor , Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has berated APC Governors for refusing to pay salaries to their civil servants and pensioners , saying that they will not be allowed to export hardship from their states to the treasure base of the nation ...and more »

APC: Ruling party denies telling Nigerians to 'fight back' during Rivers election - Nigeria Today;

APC: Ruling party denies telling Nigerians to 'fight back' during Rivers election - Nigeria Today

Nigeria TodayAPC: Ruling party denies telling Nigerians to 'fight back' during Rivers electionNigeria TodayThe ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has denied telling Nigerians to retaliate when attacked by supporters of the opposition, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the forthcoming Rivers rerun election. The election is scheduled to take place on ...and more »

Amaechi 'APC governors are beneficiaries of minister's corruption,' Wike says - Pulse Nigeria;

Amaechi 'APC governors are beneficiaries of minister's corruption,' Wike says - Pulse Nigeria

Pulse NigeriaAmaechi 'APC governors are beneficiaries of minister's corruption,' Wike saysPulse NigeriaWike also criticized the APC governors who visited the state to campaign for the party ahead of the rerun elections in the state. Published: 09.12.2016; 'Jola Sotubo. Print; eMail · Former Rivers State governor Rotimi Amaechi speaks during the senate ...and more »

Blame Wike, PDP For Rivers Killings – Amaechi - Reports Afrique News;

Blame Wike, PDP For Rivers Killings – Amaechi - Reports Afrique News

Reports Afrique NewsBlame Wike, PDP For Rivers Killings – AmaechiReports Afrique NewsA former Governor of Rivers State, Mr Chibuike Amaechi, has accused the current governor, Nyesom Wike, and his political party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), of being behind killings in the state. This allegation is the latest in allegations and ...and more »

6 things to expect from the Rivers rerun election - NAIJ.COM;

6 things to expect from the Rivers rerun election - NAIJ.COM

NAIJ.COM6 things to expect from the Rivers rerun electionNAIJ.COMAfter months of postponement, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) finally fixed Saturday, December 10, for the re-run national and state assembly elections in Rivers state. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) had defeated the All ...and more »