Rivers state Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said he will resist any attempt by politicians from Abuja, to impose anybody to replace him.
Wike stated this while speaking at a special thanksgiving church service on Sunday.
The service was to mark the second anniversary of his administration’s second tenure at St Paul’s Cathedral, Diobu, Port Harcourt, the state capital.
In a statement by his Special Assistant on Media, Kelvin Ebiri, the governor said: “Let me say it again, I have never sat with anybody to say I will make you governor.
“But, as a governor, nobody from anywhere, be it in the party, in Abuja, will impose who will be the candidate of PDP in Rivers state.
“Nobody can impose a candidate here in this state. So, if you are running to Abuja, you are wasting your time.”
For young and pretty Nollywood actress Jane Obi, she has been facing serious pressure to get married.
In a recent interview, the Enugu State based script interpreter lamented, "The pressure is seriously there both from family and society. My key is determination and focus. One thing I have promised myself is that I will get married but in my own time and to the right person. I am not going to allow the pressure to push me. Although sometimes, I wonder if there is ever going to be the right time or right person. I mean what's the guarantee that after waiting that I will make the right choice? There is no formula in life, so I just leave it in God's hand to make it right in his own time. For now, I'm still officially single, no boyfriend, no...
It is no longer news that seasoned Nollywood actor, Samuel Ajibola has quit his role as ‘Spiff’ in the popular television series, The Johnsons. The character, Spiff, is an adopted son. He appears to be mentally impaired and eats excessively.
Well, it was rumoured that his new wife instigated his decision to dump the character, reacting to this, Spiff says, "My decision had nothing to do with my marital status. My wife was very supportive of my decision. She knows I am very analytical. I am not okay with being in my comfort zone for too long. I’m adventurous and I like challenges. My family also gave me their blessings. I know a lot of people might have different opinions about this but I am not moved by that. Being Spiff is not the ultimate. I have bigger purposes...
Contestant Daniel has been kicked out of the ongoing Nigerian Idol competition, leaving Kingdom, Beyonce, Akunna, Faith, Comfort, Francis, Emmanuel as the top 7 left.
Daniel was kicked out of the show tonight after coming short in number of votes.
For the live performances for the night; the contestants sang soul tracks from their year of birth.
Comfort sang Beautiful, Beyonce sang Unfaithful, Faith sang Micheal Jackson's You are not alone, Akunna sang How do I live, Kingdom sang Unbreak my heart, Francis sang Please Forgive Me, and Emmanuel sang Kiss from a Rose.