Rivers State Governor, Barr. Ezenwo Nyesom Wike has promised to give support to the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in relevant areas.
The Governor made this promise during a courtesy visit by the NYSC State Coordinator, Mrs. Nwatarali Ngozi to His Excellency at the Government House in Port Harcourt.
Barr. Wike in his remarks said that government policy is to support the NYSC Scheme to make it effective and functional.
He stated that assistance would be giving in relevant areas as to help corps members make meaningful contributions in the service of their father land.
Rivers State Government has said that it would partner and invest in the fertilizer project of Indorama for good returns.
The Governor of the State, Barr. Ezenwo Nyesom Wike said this shortly after an inspection of the Indorama fertilizer project plant at the Indorama Petrochemical site in Port Harcourt.
The Chief Executive noted that the completion of the fertilizer project would create employment for Rivers people and would also make impact on other economic activities.
According to him ‘‘you have proven to the world that Rivers State is safe by investing and doing business here to invest and to have the largest fertilizer plant in the whole world, it takes ingenuity of p
The Permanent Secretary Ministry of Information and Communications, Mr. Sam Woka has congratulated the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) Rivers State Council for peaceful conduct of the Union election.
Mr. Woka made this declaration recently at the Ministry’s Conference room when the newly elected executives of NUJ paid him a courtesy visit.
The Permanent Secretary commended the cordial relationship between the fourth Estate of the realm and the State Government adding that the provision of NUJ Secretariat has actually proved the mutual relationship.
The Deputy Governor of the State, Dr. (Mrs.) Ipalibo Harry-Banigo has congratulated the newly elected Chairman of Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ), Rivers State Council, Mr. Omoni Ayo-Tamuno and his executives for their victory at the just concluded elections.
Dr. Harry-Banigo who was speaking in her office in Port Harcourt noted that the successful conduct of the election has again proved that journalists are capable of performing their roles as the watch dog of society.
Rivers State Governor, Barr. Nyesom Wike has said that his administration will collaborate and partner with the International College of Surgeons (ICS) in training quality post graduate and specialist doctors in the State.
Barr. Wike stated this while declaring open the Annual General Meeting and scientific Conference of the Association recently in Port Harcourt.
The Governor who was represented by His Deputy, Dr. Ipalibo Harry-Banigo, said ignorance is a major factor militating against the treatment of cancers cases especially in the rural areas.
‘‘As a responsive Government we are not unaware of the challenges facing healthcare delivery system in Rivers State, particularly the shortage of highly skilled surgeons and other manpower’’ he said.