Rivers State governor Sir Siminlayi Fubara approves the appointment of 16 Special assistants and senior special assistants with immediate effect

Governor Sir Siminlayi Fubara of Rivers State has recently granted his approval for the appointment of 16 Special Assistants and Senior Special Assistants. This decision comes into effect immediately, with the aim of strengthening the administration's ability to address important issues and meet the needs of the state. The new appointees are expected to bring their expertise and experience to various sectors, contributing to the overall development and progress of Rivers State.

Governor Fubara's swift action in appointing these Special Assistants and Senior Special Assistants showcases his commitment to efficient governance and his determination to effectively tackle the challenges faced by the state. These individuals will be entrusted with specific responsibilities within their respective roles and are expected to work closely with the government in implementing policies and initiatives. The governor's decision reflects his desire to build a capable team and ensure that the government is able to deliver on its promises to the people of Rivers State while addressing their concerns in a prompt and effective manner.

See list below 

1. Owolabi Ofori - Special Assistant, Logistics

2. Ogbonda C. J. Okocha- Special Assistant, Project Monitoring

3. Princewill A Dike - Special Assistant, Strategy

4. Chima Aguma - Special Assistant, Aviation Matters

5. Joseph Awuse - Special Assistant, Finance

6. Igwe Anyanwu - Special Assistant, Foreign Investment

7. Jerry A. Omotsegunwa - Special Assistant, Electronic Media

8. Fenibo Fubara Jnr - Special Assistant, ICT

9. Engr. Nyanabo Maxwell Soye - Special Assistant, Students Affairs

10. Bernard Odike - Special Assistant, Social/New Media

11. Princess Dorathy Osaronu - Special Assistant, Social/New Media

12. Seigha Edwin Adedeji - Special Assistant, Social/New Media

13. Marshal Obuzor - Special Assistant, Social/New Media

14. Linda Owutubo - Special Assistant, Gender 

15. Norisia Wilfred Pepple - Special Assistant, Youth and Sports

16. Amb. Harold Koko - Chief of Protocol


Boniface Onyedi
SSA, Media to the Governor of Rivers State

July 31, 2023.