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Governor Wike urges Leading European Investors to Invest in Rivers State.

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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that his administration has implemented sound economic policies and programmes  that have made the state the investment destination of Nigeria.

Speaking during a Special Investment Programme Organised for Rivers State by the Financial Times tagged: "Invest in Rivers State " at their headquarters in London  on Tuesday, Governor Wike told the select investors at the event that return on investment in the state is the  highest in Nigeria.

Governor Wike said: "The Government of Rivers State remains committed to making Rivers State the best place in Nigeria to live, work and do business through the implementation of sound policies and creating the enabling peaceful, secure and friendly environment for doing business in Rivers State.  Investors are warmly welcomed, Rivers State awaits you ".

Rivers State Governor assured intending investors that his administration  has lined out incentives that has made the  state inv…

The Abducted girls from Dapchi have been released.

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Information from sources in Dapchi indicated that the girls were brought back and dumped in the village by unknown persons believed to be Boko Haram militants.

The Chairman of the Dapchi Schoolgirls Parents, a Mr. Bashir Manzo, confirmed the girls were brought to Dapchi.

“My relatives and colleagues in Dapchi just informed me that the girls were brought this morning,” he said.

“I am heading to Dapchi now from Damaturu. When I get there we will do a head count to see if all of them have been released,” he said.

The military could not immediately confirm the development.

The state’s police commissioner said he heard about such a development but could not confirm its authenticity.

He said he came to Abuja and just got to Jos on his way back to Damaturu.

It is not yet clear if all the 110 kidnapped girls were freed.