Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has redeemed his pledge by giving N10 million every to artists who carried out at singer Burna Boy’s homecoming live performance.
The live performance, which held within the Rivers State capital, was organised by the state to honour Burna Boy following his Grammy Award win.
Through the live performance, Wike stated:
“These of you who’ve come to play, no matter you’ve got agreed with the ministry of tradition and tourism isn’t my enterprise.
“All of you which have come right this moment and the Niger Delta those who have come to play right this moment to point out the expertise you’ve got, I’m very pleased with you. All of you’ll go residence with N10 million every.”
The Commissioner, Ministry of Tradition and Tourism, Tonye Briggs-Oniyide, in a press release issued on Wednesday, revealed that the Governor’s pronouncement has been carried out.
“The Rivers State Authorities has made good its promise to offer Ten million naira to every of the performing artistes who participated within the Burna Boy Residence Coming State Reception live performance in Port Harcourt final Saturday.
“The fee has been carried out in strict adherence to the pronouncement of the Governor.
“The accounts of the beneficiaries have been credited as directed by the Governor, and as you realize the Governor is a person of his phrase and he has redeemed his pledge,” the assertion learn.