January 31, 2023



Wike jerks up variety of particular assistants to 200,000

Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike, has elevated the variety of his newly appointed particular assistants on political items to 200,000.

In his speech through the inauguration of the final batch of the 100,000 appointees on the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium, Omagwa in Ikwerre Native authorities space Friday, the governor mentioned he determined to extend the quantity to accommodate extra individuals, who had proven willingness to work for him.

The primary batch of about 45,000 assistants from Rivers South-East and Rivers West Senatorial districts have been sworn-in by the governor on Thursday.

The appointment of the unprecedented variety of aides was first introduced by the state authorities on October 11 with an preliminary determine of 14,000.

The quantity was doubled to twenty-eight,000 the subsequent day, after which to 50,000.

Governor Wike had earlier introduced that the leaders of the Peoples Democratic Occasion (PDP), in Rivers State have mentioned and agreed that the variety of appointees as Particular Assistants be elevated to 100,000.

Their job is to ship in sincere feedbacks from the individuals on the grassroots to the state authorities

They’re to speak the sentiments of the individuals in direction of the Wike administration by way of the 319 Liaison Officers on the Ward ranges, who will then report back to the 32 State Constituency Liaison Officers for transmission to the workplace of the Governor.

The 319 Wards Liaison Officers and 32 State Constituency Liaison Officers have been sworn in earlier this week.

Talking on the inauguration of the final batch of the 100,000 Particular Assistants on the Adokiye Amiesimaka stadium, governor Wike mentioned the appointment is a part of the “abdomen infrastructure” he promised to execute alongside the bodily infrastructure of his administration.

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