Wike Praises Buhari, Begs Him to Visit Rivers
The Rivers State Government, Nyesom Wike has sent appreciation message to President Muhammadu Buhari for approving the refund of N78. 9bn to the Rivers State Government as cost of execution of Federal Government’ s road projects in the state and as well used the avenue to invite the President to the state to come and have a view of the development going on in the state.
This was contained in a letter of appreciation written to the President by the Rivers State Governor yesterday.
Wike , in the letter, said the President ’ s gesture in approving the refund to the state signified his love for Rivers people as well as every state in Nigeria .
He also gave assurance to Buhari’s government that the Rivers State Government is willing and ever ready to cooperate and partner the Federal Government to advance the developmental aspirations of Rivers State in particular , and the nation in general .
The governor concluded by appealing to Mr . President to kindly oblige if the state ask him for a visit so as to see what the refunds have been used to accomplished.