12 Local Government Chairmen has been suspended in River State.
The Chairmen were suspended by Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, yesterday.
The Governor suspended the Chairmen, because they fail to participate on the River State Official function.
The noticed was made yesterday by special assistant to the governor on electronic media, Mr Simeon Nwakaudu.
The suspended chairmen were Okrika, Emohua, Abua/Odual, Degema, Khana, Gokana, Ahoada East, Ikwerre, Eleme, Andoni, Omuma, and Ogu/Bolo.
The suspension was with immediate effect.
Read the statement below:
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has suspended 12 Local Government Council Chairmen. The suspension of the council Chairmen is with immediate effect.
The suspended Council Chairmen include Okrika, Emohua, Abua/Odual, Degema, Khana, Gokana, Ahoada East, Ikwerre, Eleme, Andoni, Omuma and Ogu/Bolo Local Government Areas.
The affected Council Chairmen were suspended for failure to participate in state official function.
Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor, Electronic Media.