The SDGs: Building Blocks of Peace — Hon. Mrs Toru Ofili
The Special Adviser to the governor on the Sustainable Development Goals Hon Mrs Toru Ofili has enjoined Rivers people and those resident in Rivers State to embrace peace and live in unity with one another.
She made the call in a statement by her media aide, Allwell Ene to mark the 2016 United Nations World Peace day which has its theme as: The Sustainable Development Goals; Building Blocks for Peace.
Ofili who noted that development cannot thrive in an atmosphere of rancour and violence also used the medium to call on youths who engage in criminal activities and cultism to retrace their steps and embrace the Rivers State Government’s amnesty programme.
She called on both traditional rulers, security agencies and religious bodies to assist government by creating platforms that would engender peace in the state while wishing all a happy 2016 celebration of the World’s Peace Day
Allwell Sofiri Ene
Media Assistant to Hon Toru Ofili