Banigo Lauded For Commencement Of Banking Operations In Degema
Rivers State Deputy Governor, Dr (Mrs) Ipalibo Harry-Banigo has been commended by stakeholders of the Degema Local Government Area for facilitating the establishment of a bank in the Degema consulate.
Leader of the Legislative Assembly of the Degema Local Government Council, Hon Dennis Philip Faayeofori commended the Deputy Governor for her love for the people especially by making it possible for First Bank to commence operations in Degema, noting that the people are delighted to have a bank close to them after yearning for such facility for long.
Similarly, a former caretaker committee chairman of the Degema Local Government Council, Mrs Okorite Carrie Adiele expressed gratitude to the deputy governor for setting up the structure to boost the economic activities in the local government area.
According to her, this is the first time in several decades for any bank to be sited in Degema, stressing that the Deputy Governor’s commitment to the socio-economic development of the area is highly commendable.