Rivers: Gov. Wike sacks 17 LGs Caretaker Committees

Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Barely 24 hours after the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, suspended four Commissioners for three months, he also sacked the Caretaker Committees of 17 Local Government Areas of the state. A statement by Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor on Electronic Media noted that the dissolution of the Caretaker Committees takes immediate effect. The following are the Local Government Caretaker Committees dissolved by the Governor: