MILITARY PRESENCE IN KHANA AND GOKANA LGAS: GOVERNOR WIKE CALLS ON FLEEING RESIDENTS TO RETURN HOME
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has called on all residents of Khana and Gokana Local Government Areas who fled their homes as a result of military presence in the area to return to their homes.
The governor said that the heavy military presence in the area is aimed at promoting security of lives and property and not to harm law abiding residents. In a statement issued by Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor on Electronic Media, Governor Wike assured the people of their safety .
The governor said that his administration will always enhance the security of all residents of the state, urging the people of Khana and Gokana Local Government Areas to cooperate with the security agencies to maintain law and order.
Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor,
23rd February, 2016.
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