THE “NO MONEY IN THE COFFERS” TALES

Achi Wobodo Chief Nyesom Exenwo Wike’s admission, during a Live Radio Program (View Point) on 93.7 RythemFM in Port Harcourt today, 20th June 2015, that he found N1.8billion in the Rivers State IGR Account has vindicated me and most importantly Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi. You would recall, that upon assumption of office, Nyesom Wike […]

Tinubu & Amaechi: Catalysts For Change

Chidiebere Okwuwolu For the first time since 1999, we have a President who is not a member of the People’s Democratic Party. Chief Bola Ahmed Tinubu has been working for this moment since 1999. He never defected to the PDP, even when it was fashionable. By 2003, he was the only Opposition Governor in Southern […]

Livinstone Nyeche: Body of CLO, voice of PDP?

AKEODI ALI “Livingstone Wechie the spokesman of the Civil Liberties Organisation”. This is the cliché that has always escorted loads of viral attacks on anything that is associated with of Rt Hon Chibuike Rotimi amaechi ever since it became clear that Rivers state would be divided along two major political lines in the battle for […]

PORT HARCOURT FALLING FASTER THAN EXPECTED

Chituru James What has become of Port Harcourt City, which had returned to normalcy and even won World accolade as UNESCO WORLD BOOK CAPITAL 2014. Less than a week after Nyeson Ezenwo Wike was sworn in, though illegally, Port Harcourt has not known peace. A lot persons expected this, but not with this speed. Curiously […]

NOW THAT THE BANQUET IS WINDING UP

Akeodi Ali Eheen! This new secession plan reminds me of the zillions of activists, combatants and resource control celebrities that once inundated our body politic spilling blood and ink for the emancipation of the Niger Delta. The sudden return of the ‘our people and our oil rhetoric’ strike chords  reminiscent of a time when familiar […]

Decision To Bar AIT Awakens Social Media Rivalry

The decision by the handlers o fNigeria’s incoming president General Muhammadu Buhari to bar the crew and staff of the African Independent Television AIT from covering the activities of the president elect until further notice may have been overturned by the intervention of the national leadership of the All Progressives Congress,  yet the dust which […]

THE VICTORY AND ITS COVER

Charlse O. Aholu There is no perfect crime. The mischief is yet to settle For even with the most concerted doctoring dexterity, The marks of fraud are visible Sorting stares a brighter revelation Flowing through the plains of consternation Piercing through a vodoo unprecedented In a clime of rapt attention Basic tales of tides doesn’t […]

MY PRAYER FOR GOVERNOR AMAECHI

By Kingsley Ali That God should continue to grant you good health and security, especially in these trying times. That all plans to destabilize Rivers state and your government will continue fail. That all those who have threatened to deny Rivers people good sleep, will be exposed and disgraced. That God will not allow Rivers […]