Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has welcomed Nigerian lawyers attending the 56th Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association to the state, saying that they will leave the state with pleasant memories.
In a personal welcome message to the members of the NBA attending the 56th Annual General Conference, Governor Wike said that Rivers State is a place that they will enjoy as they deliberate
“We welcome you to Port Harcourt for the 56th Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association. It is a place that you will enjoy and it is a place that you will have very beautiful story to tell. If you are not here, you will not have the beautiful stories to tell.
“In Port Harcourt, you will see the great development projects of the Rivers State Government aimed at uplifting the living standard of our people. You will also attend the conference at the main venue which is the best in Nigeria,” Governor Wike said.
He assured all NBA members and other dignitaries attending the conference of their safety and security as the State Government liaising with security agencies have made necessary arrangements for their protection.
The governor also urged the NBA members to take off time to enjoy the Port Harcourt nightlife, culture and traditional dances of the people while in the city.