The south/south zone of the Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Polytechnic (SSANIP) has appealed to the Rivers State Government , His Excellency, chief. Barr. Nyesom Ezenwo Wike CON (Mr Project) to facilitate the passage of the bill establishing Rivers State College of Health Science and Technology to reflect the status of polytechnic.
The group in a communique presented and signed by comrades Dike Akabo (zonal coordinator) and Comr. Mike Igbosewe (zonal secretary) resolved in their 14th zonal council meeting held at Rivers State College of Health Science and Technology observed the dearth of infrastructure in most of the institution in the zone particularly Rivers State College of Health Science and Technology, Port Harcourt calling on the government to brace up to the challenges in restoring quality education.
The group also commended the effort of the Rivers State Government in maintaining security in the state and recommended improvement in some Riverine communities especially this timenthe 2019 general election is around the corner.