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Breaking News: Gov Wike Reverses Self In COVID-19 Lockdown In Rivers, See The Reasons

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Breaking News: Gov Wike Reverses Self In COVID-19 Lockdown In Rivers, See The Reasons

 

Rivers Governor, , has swallowed back his words on the deadly C Lockdown.

He has now asked churches not have more than 50 people at a gathering in the state.

A statement signed by the Rivers Commissioner for Information and Communication,Paulinus Nsirim, the state government said the decision to reverse the concession was taken after due consultations with eminent clergy men, well-meaning Nigerians and  civil society groups.

“For the avoidance of doubt, churches should stick to the 50 persons per service to maintain Social Distancing, “the Commissioner said.

There have been divergent opinion by stakeholders after Gov Wike threw churches and mosques’ doors open for all members to fellowship during the  period.

Despite his order two days ago, most church leaders in  openly asked their members to remain at home, and follow service online.

Comrade Kelly Gilor is a graduate of Communication Management from Delta State university (Delsu), Abraka. He believes in Justice and Equity with Good Governance. He is an activist of the Niger Delta.

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