Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike on Saturday distributed the second phase of foodstuff to the less privileged people in Ikwerre Local Government Area to cater for them during the sit-at-home period to check the spread of Coronavirus.
Governor Wike who was represented by the Chairman of Rivers State COVID-19 Palliatives Committee, Ambassador Desmond Akawor said that the foodstuffs are additional support, after the first phase.
He reiterated that the foodstuffs are meant for all less privileged people in the area, saying that it has nothing to do with party membership.
The Governor appealed to all the ward leaders to spread the message on the measures to check the spread of Coronavirus.
Chairman of Ikwerre Local Government Area, Mr Samuel Nwanosike thanked Governor Wike for ensuring that Ikwerre LGA benefits from the second phase.
Member Representing Ikwerre State Constituency, Anslem Oguguo said that Governor Wike is now an excellent father figure for all Rivers people.
Venerable Napoleon Onugbu(Ward 1), Rev. Augustine Ikechi Orlukwu (Ward 2), Mrs. Joy W. Walker (Ward 2), Pastor Amadi Michael (Ward 3) and Barr. Joe Ezekiel (Ward 4) assured Governor Wike that the foodstuffs will get to the less privileged.
Anthony Archiving (Ward 8), Maduagwu Bridget (Ward 6), Barr. Stanley Oji (Ward 13), Rev. Bobson Wokanma (Ward 7), Pastor Sampson Owhorji (Ward 10) and Apostle Omunakwe Victor (Ward 11) thanked the Rivers State Governor, saying that all constituents are happy with him for his benevolence.