Rivers State Governor, Nisom Wake, stated his authorities wouldn’t undermine any ethnic group residing within the state. On the seat of presidency in Port Harcourt.
in line with Wake; "There isn’t a doubt, we now have identified our relationship with the North earlier than. Everyone knows the connection between our area and the northern a part of the nation.
" The protest to finish SARS was very peaceable in Rivers State. Oigbo Native Authorities is without doubt one of the most populous within the state. Bastards get up one morning as a result of individuals are protesting to finish SARS and begin killing harmless folks.
“They burned police stations and killed law enforcement officials and troopers and destroyed the courts.
” While you say “What are you” he did improper, we can’t enable it, they are saying you’re in opposition to a sure ethnic group. How might or not it’s? This act nearly led to main violence between this group and this group. I’m the governor of the state, how can I make my nation a battle heart? That may't occur.
Earlier, the President of the Discussion board of the Elders of the North, Professor Ango Abdullah, stated that regardless of receiving complaints from northerners residing in Rivers State, the discussion board determined to go to the south to confirm the info. "We now have obtained various complaints from our kin and kin in regards to the influence of the tip of SARS protest within the south, however we imagine that we should all the time base our actions and choices on info that we will depend on as a substitute of rumors. This nation is superb at spreading rumors and false information.
" There isn’t a doubt in my thoughts that possibly this may very well be defined by historical past. The best historical past by way of the political relationship between the folks of the north and the southern a part of the nation can all the time be discovered deeply rooted right here within the Niger Delta. ”
Former Speaker of the Home of Representatives, R. Ghali Omar Nuaiba. Former presidential candidate for the Norwegian Refugee Council, Bashir Othman Tova. Hakim Baba Ahmed.- Normal Saleh Menna (rtd) was amongst others a part of the delegation.