Rivers announces activities for Wike’s 2nd term inauguration


The Rivers State Government has said preparations are on top gear to ensure a befitting second-term inauguration of Nyesom Wike as Governor of Rivers State and Dr Mrs Ipalibo Harry Banigo as Deputy Governor of Rivers State.

The state government also said May 29, 2019 will also mark the 4th anniversary in office of Wike’s administration.

A statement released by the Commissioner for Information and Communications, Emma Okah and made available to theportcitynews, the state government said the events will start on Thursday 23rd May, 2019 with a variety Night with the Governor at Dr Obi Wali International Conference Centre at 7pm.

“This will be followed Friday 24th May, 2019 by a Novelty Football match at Sharks Stadium at 4pm.

“A Thanksgiving Church Service will come up on Saturday 25th May, 2019 at the Yakubu Gowon Stadium (formerly Liberation Stadium), Port Harcourt at 9am.

“A public lecture and book presentation will hold on Monday 27th May, 2019 at Dr Obi Wali International Conference Centre, Port Harcourt at 10am

“On Wednesday 29th May, 2019, the Inauguration will hold at Yakubu Gowon Stadium, Port Harcourt at 10am while the Inaugural/4th Anniversary Banquet (restricted to invited guests) will take place later in the evening at the Banquet Hall of Government House, Port Harcourt at 7pm.”