Insecurity: My Administration Has Made Investment In Security Than Any Other State, Says Wike

Insecurity:  My Administration Has Made Investment In Security Than Any Other State, Says Wike
PAUL OBIAJUNWO, Port Harcourt
 
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has stated  that his administration  has made more investments in the upgrade of security  infrastructure than any other state government in the country.
 
 
Speaking  at the Government House, Port Harcourt on Wednesday  when he received doctors on security awareness  trek following the killing of their colleague by criminals, Governor Wike said that he remains committed to the security of  lives and property in Rivers State. 
 
 
Represented by the Chief of Staff, Engineer Chukwuemeka Woke, the governor said that crime and criminality have drastically reduced in the state because of the administration’s investments  
 
 
He, however, said that every society has security issues , pointing out that  despite the reduction in insecurity , crime has not been totally eliminated.
 
 
He said: ” The Wike administration is committed to the security  of every person living and doing business in the state. That is why we have made massive investments in security. 
 
 
“I challenge any state with alternative facts to come forward and declare. We will continue to support security agencies   to make the state more secure.”.
 
 
He commiserated with the doctors on the killing of their colleague, pointing that administration will work with security agencies to bring the criminals to justice.
 
 
Chairman of the Nigerian Medical Association, Rivers State,  Dr Datonye Alasia said that they were on a peaceful march to draw the attention of security agencies and the state government on the death of doctor, who lost her life to kidnappers.
 
 
He said that the state health sector will be troubled if health professionals are under threat from criminals.