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Wike commends Sergeant Awuse for dedication to Rivers State

Nyesom Wike

The Rivers State Governor, Barr. Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has praised the former Chairman of the Governing Council of Kaduna Polytechnic, Chief Sergeant Awuse for his total commitment to the development of the state.

Speaking during a thanksgiving service in honour of Chief Awuse at the Saint Luke Anglican church, Emohua on Sunday, Governor Wike said God healed the PDP Chieftain because his services were needed by Rivers people.

He said that Chief Awuse over the years had proved that he was committed to the progress of the state and would never betray Rivers people.

He said: “Chief Sergeant Awuse means a lot to us. He supports the growth of the state with all his strength. If he is with you, go home and sleep.

“He will never betray you in any way. We thank God that has healed him. We join his family and friends to bless God for his life,” he said.

Governor Wike commended Chief Awuse for the initiative to set up a foundation to tackle cancer in the state. He said the state government would support the foundation.

In his speech, PDP Chieftain Chief Sergeant Awuse said he was in Church to thank God for healing him after a radio surgery for a cancer condition.

He said that he went through intensive treatment in a London Hospital where he spent four months.

The former Chairman of the Governing Council of Kaduna Polytechnic said that he was in church to publicly acknowledge God’s protection and also create awareness on the prevalence of cancer.

“The highlight of my position is that God has healed me and I am well. I vowed to assist people with similar condition,” Chief Awuse

He said that several less privileged Nigerians were dying due to poor health facilities and lack of information of health processes.

Chief Awuse said that he would set up a non-governmental organisation to tackle cancer and provide credible information to people.

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