The Governor of Rivers state Sir Sim Fubara has responded to a comment credited to the former commissioner for works Rivers State and Director General Border communities Development Agency, George-Kelly Alabo, Governor Fubara during the inauguration of the new Attorney General maintained he would have been promoted beyond Level 14 in the civil servants before his retirement.

He said he was already on Level 13 as a Chief Account Officer before 2023. According to him, even if it was a mistake, by the special grace of God he is here as a Governor.

George kelly was captured in a live interview saying “Gov Fubara would have been a level 14 Civil Servant today, if not for Wike that picked him up, made him a DFA, a permanent secretary, Accountant General and then the Governor of Rivers state”.