Governor Wike Calls On Residents Of Rivers State To Invest In The State

Governor Wike  Calls On Residents Of Rivers State  To Invest In The State
Paul Obiajunwo, PortHarcourt
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared  that  the  state belongs to all those who live and do business  in it.
Speaking  during a fund raising dinner  for the Rivers State Golden Jubilee Celebration on Saturday in Port Harcourt, Governor Wike  said the state will continue to play host to all well meaning  Nigerians and expatriates7.
He urged all residents  of the state to contribute  to  the  development  of the state as stakeholders .
The governor  said  contributions from all residents  of  the  state  during  the  Rivers State Golden Jubilee Celebration will make the celebration memorable.
He said: “Rivers State  belongs to all of those who live in it, indigenes and non indigenes.
“This Golden Jubilee Celebration  belongs to all Rivers people and all who do business  in the  state.  Therefore, we must  all join hands to make the state great”.
He explained  that the purpose of the Fund Raising dinner will help the state  generate funds for the celebration  of its Golden Jubilee Celebration.
The fund raising  was coordinated by the  by seasoned banker and Managing Director of Access Bank, Mr Herbert Wigwe.
Herbert Wigwe assured all donors that  their funds will be   judiciously used for the Golden Jubilee  celebration, with the  balance properly channelled  to worthy projects.
The event which attracted top politicians  and business  leaders witnessed the rich display of Rivers culture.