Wike still saved funds to provide lawmakers vehicles, despite challenges posed by COVID-19


It has been reported that Rivers state lawmakers in the National Assembly were engulf by the action taken by the state Governor Nyesom Wike over their defends in Rivers state interests at all time.


The NASS members at Government House, Port Harcourt on Tuesday, gifted 15 Land Cruiser Prado VX and TXL jeeps by the Governor Wike through Amb Desmond Akawor, Rivers Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).


Governor Wike is said to has been consistent in encouraging the federal legislators to protect the interest of Rivers people.


In a statement released in the event by the Governor, through the  Commissioner for Information and Communication, Paulinus Nsirim, said, “The gesture would ease their movement and enable them to discharge their legislative duties effectively.


He urged the all PDP recipients to keep faith with the Party so they can collectively recover what was lost at the national during the forthcoming 2023 general election.


George Thompson Sekibo, Senator representing Rivers East Senatorial District, noted on behalf of his colleagues that Wike still saved funds to provide them vehicles, despite challenges posed by COVID-19 on the state finances.


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