MD/CEO OF RIVERS STATE MICROFINANCE AGENCY (RIMA) DR. IPALIBO WATSON SOGULES RESIGNS HIS APPOINTMENT, TO CONTEST FOR THE CHAIRMANSHIP OF DEGEMA LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA.
Dr. Watson Ipalibo Sogules honourably takes a bow from the office of the MD/CEO, RIMA today 28th day of March, 2018. The resignation is with immediate effect. The former MD/CEO, RIMA thanked the executive Governor of Rivers State, His Excellency, Chief (Barr.) Nyesom Ezebunwo Wike, CON. GSSRS and Her Excellency, the Deputy Governor of Rivers State, Dr. Mrs. Ipalibo Harry-Banigo for availing him the opportunity to render his own quota to the unprecedented developmental strides of the state under the NEW RIVERS VISION of His Excellency. The Rivers State Government applauded the former MD/CEO, RIMA for his unbridled transformation of the Agency under his administration and wished him well in his future endeavours. The former MD/CEO, RIMA further thanked the Chairman of the Board Rt. Hon. Austin Opara, the board members and management and staff of the Agency for their pivotal role in the successes recorded under his administration. For clarity purposes the effect of the resignation is a removal from office, contrary to the obfuscation of being sacked. The purpose of the resignation was to avoid conflict of interest and dereliction of duty under the agency and enable Dr.Ipalibo Watson Sogules respond to the clarion call of DELGANS to vie for the office of the Chairman in the forthcoming LGA elections under the flagship of the PDP.