Gov Nyesom Wike
Gov Nyesom Wike of Rivers state has approved the appointment of 28,000 Special Assistants for political units.
A statement by the media aide to the Governor, Kelvin Ebiri, said the appointment takes immediate effect.
This is coming less than 24 hours after the governor appointed 14,000 special advisers for the political units and 319 ward Liaison Officers.
The governor also appointed 40 local government area Liaison Officers.