The Senator representing Rivers South-East Senatorial District, Senator Magnus Ngei Abe said, the All Progressive Congress in Rivers State is set to deliver dividends of democracy directly to the people of the State. Hon. Abe made the remark at a ceremony in Opobo Town, headquarters of Opobo/Nkoro local Government Area recently. According to him, Governor Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has done well for the people of Rivers State and called on all Rivers people to continue to support him even as they resist all attempts to mortgage the future of the State.
State Commissioner for Water Resources and Rural Development, Hon. Patricia Simon-Hart had said that the rural water supply and sanitation project (RWSSP) was a component of the Niger Delta Support Programme and part of efforts in the consolidation of the ongoing reforms in the water sector. Hon. Simon-Hart stated this yesterday in Port Harcourt during the state launch of the Local Investment Plan (LIP) for the two self-selected Local Government Areas of Akuku-Toru and Opobo/Nkoro.
Dolphins Football Club has qualified for the semi-final stage of the on-going 2014 federation Cup.Dolphins qualified after defeating Lobi Star 4-2 in goal margin. In the 23rd minute of play, Emem Eduok scored the opening goal making it his third goal of the tournament.
Five minutes into the second half Lobi Stars equalized through Adamu Shaibu, the Lobi defense but the victory was short lived as Dolphins scored their goal four minutes into the second half through Ebube Okpokwu who latched a cross from Eduok. Dolphins put the nail in the head of Lobi Star when after a flurry of passes Bolaji Sariki scored another goal making it 3-1 for dolphins.
Workers in Ahoada West Local Government Council have been told to be punctual to work.The Commissioner for Local Government, Hon. Samuel Eyiba made the call during an unscheduled visit to the Councils Secretariat in Ahoada. Mr. Eyiba told the Directors to discipline any worker who fails to come to work. He advised the Chairman of the Council to be conversant with the activities and statistics of the Council such as number of marriages, births and deaths stressing that matters concerning statistics are very important in any establishment.
Omuma Local Government Caretaker committee Chairman, Hon. Emeka Nwogu has promised Omuma people unequalled quality service delivery. Hon. Nwogu said this at Eberi during the inauguration of new political appointees. The Chairman charged the appointees to support his administration with meaningful ideas that would bring positive change in Omuma, promising that Omuma general hospital will be renovated soon. He stated that youth’s empowerment was a priority for his administration and enjoined Omuma people to give full support to All progressive Congress (A.P.C.) for change.