River state governor call other south-south governors for closed-door meeting in Port Harcourt

River state governor call other south-south governors for closed-door meeting in Port Harcourt

South-South Governors are said to meet behind closed doors in Rivers state Government House, on Tuesday.

Four governors have arrived for the meeting and two are yet to set foot at the meeting ground.

The south-south states consist of Delta, Edo, Bayelsa, Rivers, Cross-River and Akwa-Ibom.


The agenda of the meeting has not been disclosed yet, but there were rumours it is unconnected with resource control.

Following a report from the Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, in which he wondered why Zamfara could have total control over its gold resources and the South South region cannot with their natural resources, crude oil.

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