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We’ve stabilised Rivers economy—Wike

PORT HARCOURT—Rivers State governor, Mr Nyesom Wike  has said  that  his administration had stabilised the economy of  the state through  the  strategic release  of  funds via payment  of  salaries  and payment  for  key projects.


Governor  Wike  explained  that  he started with the renewal of infrastructure  in Port Harcourt and Obio/Akpor Local Government Areas  because both towns support majority  of  the  population  of  the state.

The governor also assured the people that every  local  government  area  in the state will host key projects, saying  that no local government  area will be  denied the impact of good governance.

The governor, spoke yesterday,  in Port Harcourt  during  a town hall  meeting  tagged: “Accounting for Governor Wike’s Administration: One Year After.”

He said: “We have stabilised the economy  of Rivers  State  since we took of the reins of leadership  in the state.  We achieved  the stabilisation  of the economy by injecting N151 billion as salaries  and payment of contractors.


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