From: Diana Okon-Effiong, Calabar   Supervising Minister of Education, Mr. Nyesom Wike, says the All Progressive Congress (APC) has no substantial  foot hold in Rivers State. According to him what appears to be the only stronghold of the APC in the State  is Governor Rotimi Amaechi whose tenure will... Read more
Enoidem To Sen. Alloy Etok:  “You Are a Failure in the Senate”
  The Senator representing Akwa Ibom North West (Ikot Ekpene) senatorial district in the National Assembly, Senator Aloysius Etok has again come under fire with a prominent member of his district, describing his seven years in the senate as wasted years. A commissioner in Akwa Ibom State Executive Council,... Read more
Idemili North and South Federal Constituency – A Case for True Representation
  By Nwankwor Nwa-Nwankwor In twelve months’ time, fourteen federal legislative seats will be up for grabs across the length and breadth of Anambra State. One of the eleven lower legislative seats will be occupied by the elected representative of the 17 communities that make up Idemili North and... Read more
Obasanjo: Double-speak, Hypocrisy and Deceit as Political Mantra
  By John Okiyi Kalu “One of the things that is very important in the life of any man or any person, is that he should be a man or person of his word. If you decide your word should not be taken seriously that’s entirely up to you.”-President... Read more
  The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) says it is targeting at least 800 out of the 1.5 million non-indigenes in the State in the party’s on-going nationwide membership registration exercise. This was disclosed on Saturday, February 8, by the State Commissioner for Commerce and... Read more
Rivers Political Crisis: I won’t Fight Goodluck Jonathan, says Princewill
  Prince Tonye Princewill, a stalwart of the Peoples Democratic Party, and one time Action Congress, AC, governorship candidate in the 2007 general poll in Rivers has declared that he won’t get involved in any political tussle against President Goodluck Jonathan, especially according to him, “If I think that... Read more
APC Backs Rivers Lawmakers over Controversial N30 Billion Reserve Fund
The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has commended the State House of Assembly for passing the Rivers State Reserve Fund Law Amendment Bill 2014 to enable the State Government withdraw N30 billion from the N53 billion in the fund. Commenting on the passage of the... Read more
Bullem Commends PDP, Advises Voters on Choice of CRS Gov. in 2015
Diana Okon-Effiong, Calabar Chief Francis Bullem, a businessman and entrepreneur, has commended the People’s Democratic Party (PDP for zoning the governorship position in 2015 to the northern senatorial district of Cross River. Bullem, who stated this in Calabar Friday, said that the party’s position would allow the district to realise... Read more
Princewill Condemns Semenitari’s Attack on Person, Alleges Threat to Life
Prince Tonye Princewill has condemned in strong terms the vitriolic attack against him and the threat to his life by the Commissioner of Information in Rivers State Ibim Semenetari during today’s   Rhythm 93.7, viewpoint programme – a news, interview, phone-in and current affairs programme. In a statement this evening of 8th... Read more
Akwa Ibom Lawmaker Regrets Tukur’s Exit
As Nigeria’s 2015 general elections gathers momentum, political office holders, and politicians are beginning to position and re- position themselves in order to gain advantage in the next dispensation which kicks- starts in May 2015. The member representing Abak federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon Emmanuel Ekon,... Read more