Welcome Address by His Excellency LT. CDR. A. P. Diete-Spiff, Military Governor, Rivers State on the occasion of the official visit of His Excellency Major-General Yakubu Gowon Head of the Federal Military Government and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, to the Rivers State of Nigeria on 4th-9th , January 1971

YOUR EXCELLENCY, On behalf of myself, chiefs and people of the Rivers State, I welcome you once again to Port Harcourt, the capital of the Rivers State, with profound joy and gratitude. We welcome you with joy and boundless happiness because today we stand heads high among other Nigerians in our common endeavours for peace …

Read moreWelcome Address by His Excellency LT. CDR. A. P. Diete-Spiff, Military Governor, Rivers State on the occasion of the official visit of His Excellency Major-General Yakubu Gowon Head of the Federal Military Government and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, to the Rivers State of Nigeria on 4th-9th , January 1971