#EndSARS protest: N20m every to households of troopers, policemen killed in Rivers – Wike
Rivers State Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike commiserates with Rivers CP, Joseph Mukan, and households of the slain policemen killed by IPOB members in Onyigbo.
Every soldier and policeman who died within the current EndSARS rioting in Rivers State is to get N20m. That is because the Rivers State authorities has waved 5000 civil service jobs to the youths of the state, not above 35 years,
The 2 selections had been introduced Wednesday October, 28, 2020, in Port Harcourt after a long-lasting state govt council assembly within the Brick Home in Port Harcourt and on the condolence go to to the police command.
The state authorities can be to rebuild all police stations burnt within the disaster however promised to stamp out any terrorist group within the state.
The governor who was accompanied to the condolence go to by the Secretary to the State Authorities, Tammy Danagogo; the Commissioner of Data, Paulinus Nsirim; and the Legal professional Normal and Commissioner of Justice, Zacchaeus Adangor, described the ugly homicide of the policemen and troopers as unacceptable and unlucky.
He confused that the state authorities will assist the police to ensure that all Indigenous Peoples of biafra (IPOB) members who he mentioned masterminded the killing of the policemen and troopers, in addition to the wanton destruction of police stations in Oyigbo, had been apprehended to face the total wrath of the regulation.
Apparently moved by the presence of the grieving wives and youngsters of the killed policemen, Gov Wike, vowed to make sure that IPOB will not exist in any a part of Rivers State. In keeping with him, the killing of policemen was one crime that the State authorities won’t ever condone.
The Commissioner of Police, Joseph Mukan, mentioned the governor has demonstrated he’s a compassionate father of the State. He defined that the Police and the Military have taken over all IPOB strongholds in Oyigbo and can make sure that the group ceases to exist anyplace throughout the State.
No phrase was mentioned but about different residents who’ve been killed and who misplaced property.
After the chief council assembly, the federal government authorized the employment of 5000 youths into the State Civil Service.
Briefing journalists after the assembly, the State Commissioner for Employment Technology and Empowerment, Mr. Sylvanus Nwankwo, mentioned the youths should not be greater than 35 years.
He mentioned there are current vacancies within the civil service needing Engineers, Legal professionals, Medical Docs, Technicians and different fields of career that these youths will fill.
Additionally addressing journalists, the Commissioner for Data and Communications, Paulinus Nsirim, mentioned the recruitment drive undertaken by the Wike administration will cushion the employment hole within the state.
Nsirim additionally mentioned that the council authorized that civil servants that had been requested to remain again at house in the course of the Covid-19 pandemic lockdown are to renew work on Monday 2nd November, 2020.
In keeping with the Commissioner council additionally authorized a minor cupboard reshuffle that has moved the Commissioner for Chieftaincy and Neighborhood Affairs to take cost of the Ministry of Works.
He mentioned the present Commissioner for Works will now head the Ministry of City Improvement and Bodily Planning, whereas the commissioner he’s changing strikes to the Ministry of Transport.
Nsirim said that the present Commissioner for Transport will now be answerable for the Ministry of Chieftaincy and Neighborhood Affairs.
The Data Commissioner additionally mentioned council determined that the Rebisi Flyover can be commissioned on the seventh November, 2020 by the Minister of Work, Babatunde Fashola (SAN).
Nsirim knowledgeable that public bars that had been closed for enterprise because of the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic at the moment are to open, whereas evening golf equipment will stay closed.
On his half, the Commissioner for Youths, Prince Ohia mentioned the council approval for the employment of 5000 youths exhibits that Governor Wike is youth-friendly.