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Controversy over Rivers termination of state assets sale

Controversy over Rivers termination of state assets sale

Governor Nyesom Wike’s termination, last week, of Rivers State government owned  ‘high value’ assets to firms under Sahara Group, a conglomerate previously controlled by Tonye Cole, All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate for the state, has left on its trail a  controversy.

Rivers tackles Tonye Cole over state assets

Rivers tackles Tonye Cole over state assets

Rivers State Government has advised Mr. Tonye Cole, All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate in the state to stop sermonising about the sale of state assets to his companies, but to dwell on the sales of public assets to companies linked to him by the previous administration.

Kidnapped Rivers Priest: Tonye Cole alleges political undertone

Kidnapped Rivers Priest: Tonye Cole alleges political undertone

PORT-HARCOURT—CANDIDATE of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for the 2019 governorship election in Rivers State, Tonye Cole, has attributed political undertone to Tuesday’s kidnap of Bishop Clement Ekpeye of Ahoada Diocese of the Anglican Communion.

I’m touched by poverty, infrastructure deficit in Rivers communities — Tonye Cole

I’m touched by poverty, infrastructure deficit in Rivers communities — Tonye Cole

The All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial candidate in Rivers, Mr Tonye Cole, says he is deeply touched by the high poverty level and infrastructure deficit in Rivers communities, pledgeing to tackle the problem if elected. Cole made the assertion in Ikuru town, Andoni Local Government Area (LGA) of Rivers after his ward- to-ward consultation/voter sensitisation […]

Rivers 2019:  How Amaechi convinced me to run as APC candidate —Tonye Cole

Rivers 2019: How Amaechi convinced me to run as APC candidate —Tonye Cole

Business mogul and 2019 Rivers State governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Tonye Cole, in this interview, says he hopes to arrest the culture of violence, endemic poverty and hopelessness in the state if elected as governor. Cole also explains how the Minister of Transportation and a former governor of the state, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, lured him into the race.

Tonye Cole’s convoy kills 2 women in Rivers

Tonye Cole’s convoy kills 2 women in Rivers

Tragedy struck on Friday as the convoy of the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Rivers State, Tonye Cole, hit and killed two women in Abua, Abua/Odual Local Government Area of the state.

S-Court ruling: Optimistic Cole sensitises voters in Rivers

S-Court ruling: Optimistic Cole sensitises voters in Rivers

In Spite of the threat posed to his ticket by the recent Supreme Court ruling, Mr. Tonye Cole, the All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate in Rivers State, has continued to sensitise voters ahead of the 2019 elections.

2019: Atiku is not a threat to Buhari – APC stalwart

2019: Atiku is not a threat to Buhari – APC stalwart

STALWART of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Delta State, Mr. Chidi Nwabuofu, Wednesday, said the emergence of Atiku Abubakar as presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP for the 2019 general election was not a threat to the second term bid of President Muhammadu Buhari.