Rivers State Governor, Wike Threatens To Sanction Erring Project Contractor …To Review Contract Of 5000 Capacity Auditorium At NYSC Camp

Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has stated that contractors who fail to abide by the contractual agreement in handling projects in the state will be sanctioned. Governor Wike said it is unacceptable for contractors, particularly those who have received full payment before the COVID-19 pandemic to use it as an excuse not to…

Flyover Bridges Will Be Ready Before Scheduled Deadline – Rivers State Governor, Wike

Rivers state governor, Chief Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says the three flyover bridges under construction in Port Harcourt the state capital will be completed one month ahead of the initial deadline of February 2021. The new development is coming after  Julius Berger Nigeria PLC, the Construction firm handling the projects assured of delivering the Rebisi flyover…

We Shall Revamp Famous Secondary Schools In The State Says Rivers State Governor, Wike

Rivers state governor, Chief Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has reiterated commitment to upgrading facilities in schools that have contributed in moulding prominent personalities and made the state famous, educationally. Governor Wike gave the assurance after inspecting the progress of rehabilitation work at the Government Comprehensive Secondary School and the Enitonia High School located in Borikiri Town…

Rivers State Governor, Wike Attributes Success Of Urban Renewal To Financial Prudence

Rivers state Governor,  Chief Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says his urban renewal programme in the  state is successful because of financial prudence by his administration The governor also said 10 hectares dredged land located opposite the NLNG head office will be developed to further enhance the aesthetics of Port Harcourt city under the  urban renewal programme. Speaking…

Offices Deserted, Roads Closed, As Workers’ Strike Enters The Second Day In C’River

Government offices in Cross River State and roads leading to them have been deserted since Monday as civil servants complied with the indefinite strike action declared by the leadership of the state chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) over welfare-related issues. Our correspondent, who went round Calabar Metropolis to monitor compliance or otherwise of…

Bayelsa: NDLEA, NAFDAC Partner Against Drug Abuse.

Nigerian drug law enforcement agency, NDLEA, National agency for food,drugs administration and control, Nafdac in Bayelsa state have promised to partner against drug abuse. This was revealed to The Tide in Yenagoa, on Tuesday, in separate interviews conducted on the sidelines of the 2020 international day on drug abuse and illicit trafficking. Fielding questions from…

COVID-19: Yenagoa Correctional Service Gets Isolation Centre

The controller of corrections, Nigeria correctional service,Bayelsa state command, Seth Edoghotu says the headquarters of the service has approved a covid-19 isolation centre for the medium security custodial centre situated in Okaka,Yenagoa the state capital. Edoghotu stated this on Monday in Yenagoa while speaking with The Tide on the sideline of new development in his command….

Rivers Government Scores High Prioritising Wellbeing Of Youth Corps Members

Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Ezenwo Wike,  says his administration is committed to making life comfortable for youths posted to the state for their compulsory one year national youth service Programmes. Governor Wike was speaking on Monday, while hosting 2019 Batch-B,  Stream-one National Youth Corps members who came to express appreciation to the governor for…