Gov Wike commends Fayemi’s leadership qualities

Governor of Rivers State, Barr. Nyesom Wike has described his Ekiti State counterpart, Dr Kayode Fayemi, as a highly focused leader who does not discriminate against members of the opposition party, but sees them as partners in progress. Governor Wike gave the commendation, Wednesday in Port Harcourt, during the commissioning of the ultra-modern Rumuwoji Market […]

Gov Wike seeks creation of State police

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has called for the establishment of state police to fight insecurity in the country. Wike spoke on Wednesday when the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Human Rights, Ms. Agnes Callamard, visited him at the Government House in Port Harcourt. According to him, the creation of state police would help to […]

MOSQUE DEMOLITION: Governor Wike is a liar – MURIC

The governor of Rivers State, Nyesome Wike, has claimed that no mosque was demolished in Port Harcourt. This claim is coming in the wake of the allegation by Muslim leaders in Port Harcourt that the governor had sent bulldozers aided by thugs and mobile policemen to pull down the Trans-Amadi Central Mosque on Tuesday 20th […]

MURIC condemns Gov Wike for demolishing mosque

Trans-Amadi Central Mosque in Port Harcourt, Rivers State was on Tuesday 20th August, 2019 demolished by the Rivers State government. The demolition exercise has however been denounced by the Islamic human rights organisation, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC). According to MURIC, the demolition is the most odious and insidious attack on an Islamic landmark in […]