Rivers State Government Bans Fishing Festival

Rivers State Government has banned the proposed fishing festival scheduled to hold at Onyeada in Andoni Local Government Area on July 5, 2020 for security reasons.

To this end, security agencies have been directed to ensure that the festival does not hold.

A statement issued by the Rivers state Commissioner for Information and Communications,  Pastor Paulinus Nsirim, on Friday, warned members of the public not to go to Onyeada for the purpose of any festival as anyone that violates the directive will face the full wrath of the law.

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