Rivers Governor, Wike appoints 14,000 Advisors


The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike has appointed 14,000 advisers for various political units in the state.

This was announced in a statement released by the Governor’s spokesperson, Kelvin Ebiri.

It is expected that the advisors will play a pivotal role in the administration of Wike who will hand over the state in May 2023 after his eight-year tenure elapses.

The statement read:

“In addition to the 14,000 advisers, Governor Wike has also appointed 319 Ward Liaison Officers and 40 Local Government Area Liaison Officers.

“The appointments are with immediate effect.”