Gov Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers State who blew hot on Christmas eve over Soku oil wells and actions of his counterpart in Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson, is now calm and has called on Christians to use this Christmas to promote love, peace and unity.
Governor Wike, in a Christmas Message, urged Christian faithful to remain committed to the worthy ideals exemplified by the birth of Jesus Christ as they celebrate the Yuletide.
He advised the people of the state to use the season to deepen their faith in God as God has the solution to all societal challenges.
Governor Wike assured the people of the State that his administration working with all security agencies will ensure a peaceful celebration of the season.
He advised the privileged in the state to use the season to reach out to the less privileged as a measure of deepening friendship and communal living.
The governor assured the people that his administration will continue to build a new Rivers State where everyone would benefit from the programmes and projects of the State Government.