Amidst Devastating Flood In Rivers, Wike Gives Out ₦300m To Lagos Officials 

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike has donated the sum of N300 million to the Committee of Wives of Lagos State Officials, COWLSO.

Governor Wike introduced the donation at the continued twenty second National Women’s Conference (NWC) keeping in Lagos.

The donation is coming at the backdrop of latest devastating flood that has submerged a few groups withinside the State, rendering lots homeless, and with out food.

Recall that over two hundred groups in 4 nearby councils of Rivers State, namely – Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni (ONELGA), Ahoada West, Ahoada East and Abual Odual – were displaced through ravaging flood.

In an cope with on the occasion, Wike stated the involvement of girls in politics and decision-making in Lagos State is what’s making it retain to set the tempo withinside the country.

He stated he changed into surprised in any respect that COWLSO is doing in Lagos State and promised to duplicate all that he had learnt from the convention in his State as well.

Governor Wike extensively utilized the possibility to claim overall help for the re-election bid of Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu withinside the 2023 standard elections.