Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has referred to as for the speedy resuscitation of Warri Port, describing it as crucial to financial growth of the state and nation.
Talking on Wednesday whereas enjoying host to the Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli I, on the Authorities Home, Asaba, Okowa mentioned that with the congestion of the port in Lagos, the federal government ought to revive Warri Port and different seaports to spice up Nigeria’s financial system.
He mentioned, “There is no such thing as a doubt that the Warri Port is a key economical issue for our state and the nation; the sooner we get it working the higher for us.
“It’s in the perfect curiosity of this nation to broaden, create and develop port amenities as a result of, Lagos ports are already congested and extra ports means extra increase to our financial system.”
The Olu of Warri, who enumerated the challenges being confronted by his individuals, assured the governor of peaceable coexistence in Itsekiri Kingdom to drive growth.