TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF CREEK ROAD AND BONNY-BILLE JETTY IN PREPARATION FOR COMMISSIONING.
Written by miebaka ikiriko on January 4, 2021
The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has reaffirmed the closure of Creek road in Port Harcourt to vehicular and human traffic beginning from midnight today, fourth of January to saturday 9, 2021.
Governor Wike has also barred boat operators from using the Bonny-Bille jetty during the same period.
He stated this during the inspection of the multi-million Naira Ultra-Modern Bonny-Bille jetty on Sunday.
Governor Wike bemoaned the conversion of the dualized Creek road to market by traders and the filthiness of the Bonny-Bille jetty that is due for commissioning this Saturday.
The Governor while addressing residents of the Bonny-Bille Waterfront,explained that the state governmment will close Creek road and temporarily shutdown the jetty for a thorough sanitation of the area from Monday midnight.
Governor Wike warned that any trader or boat operator who dare to conduct any form of business along Creek road and the jetty would face the full wrath of the law.
The Governor further ordered the removal of all vehicle parked at the jetty and its surrounding environs.
He directed the law enforcement agencies to ensure that the temporary closure of creek road and the Bonny-Bille jetty was enforced.