By Amaechi Okonkwo, Port Harcourt
Governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wike, has recalled three suspended members of the state executive council. The suspended commissioners are Boma Iyaye – commissioner of sports, Ibinabo Michael West- Transport and Kaniye Ebeku – water resources and rural development.
A statement issued by Keneth Kobani, secretary to the state government has it that the pardoned commissioners are to resume work immediately. ThreeDay special prayers for Peaceful 2019 Elections in Rivers state. Meanwhile, the state executive council has approved a three-day special prayer for coming general elections.
This in a quest to ensure peace in Rivers state during the forthcoming 2019 general elections. According to the secretary to the state government, Kenneth Kobani, the approval was given at the state executive council meeting on Wednesday.
The SSG said the prayers will commence on Wednesday January 16th and end on Friday, January 18th 2019, between 9am and 12noon each day and advised Christian faithful to gather at the Obi Wali International Conference Hall each day for the programme. He enjoined all members of CAN, all church members and residents of Rivers State to participate in the prayer and fasting programme.