Court stops chief judge from acting on Fubara impeachment notice
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Court stops chief judge from acting on Fubara impeachment notice

Governor Siminalayi Fubara A high court in Rivers State has issued an interim order restraining the chief judge of the state, Simone Chibuzor-Amadi, from acting on any resolution seeking the impeachment of Governor Siminalayi Fubara. Ruling on a motion ex parte filed by Fubara and the state attorney-general, Jumbo Stephen, the high court also restrained…

Wike only loyal to himself, nobody else, says Edwin Clark
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Wike only loyal to himself, nobody else, says Edwin Clark

The leader of the Ijaw nation and elder statesman, Edwin Clark, has said the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Nyesom Wike, is loyal only to himself and nobody else, “not even to the Ijaw people who supported his political rise.” Clark’s statement comes in response to claims by Senator George Sekibo of the…

Fubara awards N19.6b contract for reconstruction of demolished Rivers assembly complex
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Fubara awards N19.6b contract for reconstruction of demolished Rivers assembly complex

The Rivers State Government has approved N19.6 billion for the reconstruction of the State House of Assembly Complex demolished six months ago. The approval was given at the State Executive Council meeting presided by Governor Siminalayi Fubara at Government House, Port Harcourt, on Friday, the governor’s spokesperson, Chukwudi Nelson, said in a statement sent to PREMIUM TIMES….

Rep faces probe over solidarity visit to Fubara
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Rep faces probe over solidarity visit to Fubara

The House of Representatives has referred its member, Ikenga Ugochinyere, to the Committee on Ethics for probe over his solidarity visit to the Rivers State Governor, Siminalayi Fubara. The lawmaker is facing the probe after leading about 50 lawmakers to attend the first anniversary of the governor in Port Harcourt, the state capital. Mr Ugochinyere,…