The Rivers State Ease of Doing Business Council headed by the State Deputy Governor Dr. Mrs. Ipalibo Harry Banigo has taken far reaching decisions to give impetus to the mandate given to the Council by the State Chief Executive Nyesom Ezenwo Wike.
Speaking to news men, shortly after the meeting at the Government House in Port Harcourt on Tuesday, 11th February 2020.
The State Commissioner for Information and Communications Pastor Paulius Nsirim said with effect from today 11th February, 2020 an E- Registration Platform for all businesses in Rivers State has been put in place to ensure that all businesses in Rivers State come under one data base.
According to him a help desk has also been established in the office of the Deputy Governor in line with this decision.
Pastor Nsirim further disclosed that the Ease of Doing Business Council also set up an investment Promotion Committee headed by the Commissioner for Information and Communications Pastor Paulinus Nsirim.
Other members of the committee include the State Commissioner for Commerce and Industry Mrs. Ifeyinwa Nwankpa, Hon. Ezu Chibudhom, Chairman House Committee on Commerce and Industry, Rivers State House of Assembly and Engr. Dozie Abajue, President Nigerian Entrepreneur and Investment Forum.