PortHarcourtSoot: Wike Visits Illegal Oil Refineries, Declares War On Operators (Photos, Video)
Waterways State lead representative, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has expressed his obligation to manage the danger of unlawful oil bunkering in Rivers State, IGBERETV reports.
The Governor expressed this on Thursday January 13, 2022 as he went to unlawful processing plant destinations in Ikwerre and Emuoha Local Government Areas of Rivers State.
The Governor who was dismayed at the degree of ecological harm and contamination brought about by the processing plants clarified that in spite of the fact that exercises concerning raw petroleum and Petroleum items are in the elite rundown and is the obligation of the Federal Government, he is constrained to represent the security of Rivers individuals as the illicit treatment facilities have comprised a genuine wellbeing hazard to his kin.
Talking at an unlawful processing plant site in Ibaa Community of Emuoha LGA, the Governor said: “The security of my kin is more critical to me. You can’t be doing this and killing my kin, no sensible Government would permit that.”
In his bid to guarantee the pepertrators face the anger of the law, Governor Wike proceeded to train the Attorney-General of Rivers State to recover the indictment of all oil bunkering related cases from the Police and set up a tip top arraignment legitimate group to arraign bunkering suspects.
Expressing that all pepertrators independent of status would be brought to book, he approached the Commisioner of Police to quickly capture a few unmistakable individuals who were found to possess and control the unlawful treatment facility business nearby.