By David Diai Chief Dumo Lulu-Briggs, Rivers born oil industry titan, distinguished legal luminary, frontline political figure and philanthropist per excellence, has been installed as the Head Chief of the Young-Briggs Oruwari House of Abonnema and declared the INIKIERIOARI 6 (VI) of the Oruwari Briggs House/Kalabari Kingdom. The historic installation of Chief Dumo Lulu-Briggs as the Head Chief of the Young-Briggs Oruwari House of Abonnema … Continue reading DUMO LULU-BRIGGS INSTALLED AS HEAD CHIEF OF YOUNG-BRIGGS ORUWARI HOUSE OF ABONNEMA, DECLARED INIKIERIOARI 6 (VI) OF ORUWARI BRIGGS HOUSE/KALABARI KINGDOM
Rivers State government in line with the proscription order of the federal government, has reinforced a ban on activities of Indigenous Peoples Organization of Biafra (IPOB) in the State. Special Assistant (Media) to the Rivers State Governor, Kelvin Ebiri, in a statement signed on 23rd October, 2020, disclosed that Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, in a state wide broadcast reinforcing the proscription of IPOB in the … Continue reading GOV WIKE REINFORCES BAN ON ACTIVITIES OF IPOB IN RIVERS STATE
A STATE-WIDE BROADCAST REINFORCING THE PROSCRIPTION IPOB IN RIVERS STATE, BY GOVERNOR NYESOM WIKE, CON, GSSRS, POS 23rd OCTOBER 2020. My Dear Good People of Rivers State, 2. The Rivers State Government views with serious concern the unending destructive activities of the outlawed Indigenous Peoples Organization of Biafra (IPOB) in Rivers State. 3. Recall that the IPOB was classified as a terrorist organization by the … Continue reading GOV WIKE SLAMS BIAFRA GROUP (A STATE-WIDE BROADCAST REINFORCING THE PROSCRIPTION IPOB IN RIVERS STATE BY GOVERNOR NYESOM WIKE, CON, GSSRS, POS 23rd OCTOBER 2020.
The newly reconstituted Rivers State Independent Electoral Commission (RSIEC) has been charged to ensure it conducts a credible election in compliance with the Local Government Laws of the state. Special Assistant (Media) to the Rivers Governor, Mr. Kelvin Ebiri in a statement, disclosed that Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, gave this charge shortly after inaugurating the reconstituted electoral commission at the executive chambers … Continue reading GOV WIKE TASKS RSIEC ON CONDUCT OF LG CREDIBLE ELECTION
Rivers State Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike today innaugurated a Judicial Commision Of Inquiry to investigate alleged acts of violence, torture, brutality, murder and violation of fundamental human rights of citizens committed by Officers, Men and Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force particularly the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (F-SARS) in Rivers State. The Commission which has the underlisted membership is expected to submit its report in sixty … Continue reading #EndSARS Protests: GOV WIKE LISTS TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR JUDICAL PANEL OF ENQUIRY
GOVERNMENT SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT It has come to the attention of the Rivers State Government that some members of the Business Community are using the curfew imposed in some parts of the State as an excuse to cripple government and economic activities. Commercial Banks and other businesses are supposed to be open for normal services. Therefore, Commercial Banks where government accounts are operated are advised not … Continue reading Curfew: RIVERS GOVT GIVES GUIDELINES FOR BANKS, BUSINESS OPERATIONS
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has inaugurated a Judicial Commission of Inquiry to investigate acts of brutality and violation of fundamental human rights perpetrated by operatives of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad(SARS) in the State. The commission which members were selected from Nigerian Bar Association, FIDA, youth, civil society, women and religious groups is expected to submit its report sixty days from the date … Continue reading GOV WIKE INAUGURATES COMMISSION OF INQUIRY TO INVESTIGATE RIGHTS ABUSE BY F-SARS