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Wike Declares Free Health Care For HIV Patients In Rivers State

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has announced that persons living with HIV/AIDS in the state will no more be asked to pay for health care in government hospitals across. This follows recommendations by the US Centres for Disease Control (CDC) and United States Agency for International Development (USAID) urging the governor to increase access…

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I’m Still The Governor Of Osun State, I Can’t Be Intimidated By Tribunal -Gov. Oyetola

The Osun State governor, Gboyega Oyetola has said that he would not be intimidated by the verdict of the governorship election petition tribunal on Friday, in which the candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ademola Adeleke was declared winner. Oyetola said he remains the governor of the state, saying his party, the All Progressives Congress,…

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Governor Ugwuanyi Hails INEC For Prompt Operations At Polling Unit

The Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for its prompt operations at his polling unit. The governor made the commendation after casting his vote at Amube 1, Orba in Udenu Local Government Area of the state. Voting commenced at 8am in the various polling units in the state.…

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Governor Dankwambo Loses Gombe North Senatorial District To APC

Governor Dakwambo has lost the Gombe North Senatorial District election, to the All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate, Sa’idu Alkali. From the result announced at the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) the collation centre in Malam Sidi of Kwami Local Government Area of Gombe state, Governor Dankwambo lost Gombe North Senatorial District to his APC opponent…

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“El-Rufai, Shut Up! Apologise & Move On” – Aisha Yesufu Blasts Governor

Aisha Yesufu has slammed Governor Nasir El-Rufai over his ‘body bag’ threat against foreigner. El-Rufai’s comment went viral after the Governor threatened foreign election observers with death ahead of the February 16, 2019 general elections. Many have condemned El-Rufai for threatening international election observers. But Governor El-Rufai, in another video shared by Aisha Yesufu, attempted…

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OB Focus! Chief Ezenwo Nyesom Wike – Governor Of Rivers State

Chief Ezenwo Nyesom Wike is a Nigerian politician and lawyer who is the sixth and current Governor of Rivers State. He is an Ikwerre from Rumuepirikom in Obio-Akpor, Rivers State. He is a member of the People’s Democratic Party and was educated at Rivers State University of Science and Technology. Wike was appointed Minister of State for Education on 14 July 2011.…

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Owerri Market Traders Besiege Imo Government House, Demand To See Gov. Okorocha

Owerri main market traders, who were relocated to the Industrial Cluster in Naze by the state government, on Monday, besieged the Imo State Government House, Owerri, in protest. The embittered traders blocked the main gate to the Government House and vowed not to vacate the entrance until they are addressed by the state Governor, Rochas…

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