Rivers: Gov. Wike recalls 12 suspended LG chairmen


Gov. Nyesom Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has recalled the 12 suspended Local Government Council Chairmen.

They are heads of Okrika, Emohua, Abua/Odual, Degema, Khana, Gokana, Ahoada East, Ikwerre, Eleme, Andoni, Omuma and Ogu/Bolo Local Government Areas.

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike

A statement on Sunday night by his Special Assistant Electronic Media, Simeon Nwakaudu, said the recall is with immediate effect

Wike charged the council chairmen to “diligently serve their people and shun all forms of lackadaisical behaviour in governance”.

He urged them to tackle security challenges in their areas and warned that any chairman who continues to act in breach of extant laws would be removed.