Ministerial nominee and ex governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has shown his gratitude to President Bola Tinubu assuring him of his readiness to serve as a minister in his cabinet.
Wike on his profile, presented to Senators that when he was a governor, he started and did not leave any projects unturned in order to improve the infrastructure of Rivers state, having invited politicians across party lines to commissioning
“These things can be achieved if you are committed, if you have passion for the job,” Wike said.
“There are so many people who wants to be ministers for the sake that ‘I was a governor’, for the sake that ‘I was a minister’ but there are those who say, ‘Look, what do I have to offer? Am I committed to this job?’
“I thank Mr President for nominating me. I believe, knowing how hungry Mr President is to solving the problems of Nigeria, we have no choice but to give him that required support. And I can assure you, if I am confirmed in whatever capacity, Mr President will not regret nominating me,” said the ex-Rivers governor who was a minister during the administration of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan.