Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said the Southern Governors Forum decision to ban open grazing and other issues agreed by them is irrevocable and must be respected.
He said those opposed to the resolutions reached by the Governors in Asaba, Delta State, should realize that no section of the country is inferior to others.
The Rivers State Governor stated this during a grand reception held in his honour by Ogoni nationality in Bori, Khana Local Council.
“We have taken a position and there is no going back. Enough is enough. We are not second-class citizens of this country. We also own this country.”
Some of the dignitaries that graced the occasion which had both members of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) in attendance include Senator Magnus Abe, Senator representing Rivers South-East; Sen Barry Mpigi; Senator Lee Maeba, former President of the Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People (MOSOP) Ledum Mitee the Chairman of Ogoni Traditional Rulers, King G.N Gininwa, Igo Aguma, and Celestine Omehia, among others.