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My government will consist of politicians and technocrats – Wike


PORT HARCOURT (Sundiata Post) – Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has stated that his government would comprise tested  technocrats and trusted politicians with strategic aim of developing the state.
Speaking during a post-inauguration  thanksgiving service at the Salvation Ministry in Port Harcourt on Sunday, Wike said that the move to revive  the  state would actively involve all stakeholders in the state. 
He was responding to a request by the General Overseer of the Salvation Ministry, Pastor David Ibiyomie who asked that the incoming  government by made up of technocrats. 
He said : “I will not abandon politicians. My administration will be made up of politicians and qualified  technocrats. The administration  will be geared towards developing Rivers State. 
“God will not allow us to fail. We will  bring  men and women with capacity  to work for the state. ”
He added: “I am from Rivers State and I believe in Rivers State the deputy governor and I will work in the overall interest of the state”.
Earlier, the General Overseer of the  Salvation Ministry, Pastor David Ibiyomie commended the governor for  putting  God first by organising  a  thanksgiving service for his victory. 
He said a government built on God can never fail. He advised the  governor to run a people centred government to revive the state. 
He, however, warned  the governor  against trying to please everyone  as that is  a recipe  for  failure. 
The thanksgiving service was  attended by the Deputy  Senate  President, Ike Ekweremadu, Former  Governor of Rivers State, Celestine  Omehia; Deputy Governor, Dr Mrs. Ipalibo Harry Banigo and key stakeholders of the state. 

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