The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has dissolved the Rivers State Task Force on Street Trading, Motor Parks and illegal markets.
It was also disclosed that Mr. Bright Amaewhule, the Special Assistant to the Governor in charge of the Task Force, has been relieved of his appointment.
A statement signed by the Rivers State Commissioner for Information and Communications, Paulinus Nsirim, read;
His Excellency, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, Governor of Rivers State has approved the dissolution of the State Taskforce on Illegal Street Trading and Motor Parks with immediate effect.
Consequently, the Special Assistant to the Governor in charge of the Task Force, Mr. Bright Amaewhule has been relieved of his appointment.
Members of the Taskforce are hereby directed to return the operational vehicles and Identity Cards of the body to the Office of the Secretary to State Government not later than 4p.m tomorrow, Wednesday, August 12, 2020.
They will be paid their salaries as they return the vehicles and Identity Cards.
Government will reconstitute the Taskforce after proper orientation and training .
Commissioner for Information and Communications
August 11, 2020