Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has approved the closure of Creek Road, Bille, Bonny and Nembe Jetties from Tuesday, January 5 to Saturday, January 9, 2021.
The governor’s spokesman Kelvin Ebiri stated this in a release on Thursday.
According to the statement, the closure is to allow sanitation in the area.
The statement reads: “The Rivers State Government hereby wish to inform the general public that Creek Road, Bille, Bonny and Nembe Jetties, will be closed from Tuesday 5th to Saturday 9th January, 2021.
“The temporary closure is to enable Government carry out extensive sanitation work in the area.
“Government warns that any trader or boat operator who goes to Creek Road and the aforementioned Jetties for any form of business will face the full wrath of the law.
“Law enforcement agencies are directed to ensure that the closure of Creek Road and Bonny-Billie- Nembe Jetties, is enforced and that violators are brought to book.”