….Mayor of Portharcourt City applauds Gov Nyesom Wike for building an International Market.

Mayor of Portharcourt City Hon Victor Ihunwo JP has applauded The Governor of Rivers state, Chief Nyseom Ezenwo Wike CON,GSSRS,POS(Africa) for building a world class market for the people of the state.

Hon Victor Ihunwo made the statement in his address during the commissioning of the brand New Rumuwoji Ultra Modern Market by The Governor of Ekiti state who doubles as The Chairman Nigeria’s Governors Forum, Dr John Olukayode Fayemi who was on the invitation of Gov Nyesom Wike.

The Mayor said the previous market was gutted by fire in 2013 and the then administration in the state promised to build a new market immediately, a promise that was never fulfilled.
Gov Wike during his electioneering campaigns in 2014 promised to build a world class market.

In the usual charismatic “talk and do” manner of Gov Wike he has delivered an Architectural masterpiece with modern facilities to aid trading in a very conducive environment.

The Mayor thanked Gov Wike for delivering a market with quality security infrastructure,water sprinklers, a fire station to forestall any fire incident .

On behalf of the entire people of Portharcourt City, Hon Victor Ihunwo thanked The Governor for keeping to his promise and pledged to always stand by The Governor.


Some notable leaders of Portharcourt City that graced the event includes; HRH Eze Christopher Nwonodi,
Rt Hon Austin Opara OFR,Ksc,Chief Azubuike Nmerukini JP Ksc, Hon ken Chikere MHR,Hon Chinyere Igwe MHR,Hon Solomon Wami MRVHA,Hon Azeru Opara MRVHA,Hon Blessing Charles Nsiegbe,Barr Mrs Inime Chinwenwo Aguma to mention a few..

Bob Abayomi
(Chief Press Secretary)
18th September 2019