The Local Government Caretaker Committee Chairmen and members appointed by Governor Nyesom Wike are slated for screening and confirmation by the Rivers State House of Assembly at 10:AM today. The event will hold at the Assembly complex. Standford Oba, the Clerk of the Rivers State House of Assembly had stated that the screening and confirmation will be for only 17 LGAs.
The 17 LGAs include Ahoada East, that is under heavy cult clashes that have seen over 50 dead, Emohua, Port Harcourt City, Ikwerre, Bonny, Eleme, Ogu-Bolo, Okrika, Obio-Akpor, Abua-Odua, Ogba-Egbema-Ndoni, Etche, Omuma, Akuku-Toru, Andoni, Oyigbo and Tai.
The nominees are expected to arrive the Assembly complex before 10:AM with (original) copies of their academic/professional credentials and, of course, tax clearance certificates.
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