The Rivers state government has declared Caverton Helicopters “persona non grata for endangering the lives of Rivers people by its suspicious operations.”
Governor Nyesom Wike made the announcement after main the arrest and prosecution of two Carveton Pilots who flew in expatriates into the state, an act which violated the state government’s order on closure of all borders together with the air house.
In a statewide broadcast yesterday April 8, Governor Nyesom Wike directed council chairmen to shut offices of Carveton Helicopters throughout the state.
“We recognize the want to guard enterprise pursuits and operations in the state and we’ll do no matter that’s required to make sure that no enterprise is unduly affected by the measures we have now taken to fight the Coronavirus.
“Nonetheless, we will not welcome companies or firms that worth their enterprise actions or revenue greater than or in clear disregard of the lives and well being of our individuals.
“By its actions, Carveton Helicopters have clearly proven that Rivers lives don’t matter to it. It’s an enemy of Rivers individuals and is hereby declared persona non grata in Rivers State. With this declaration Carveton Helicopters can solely selected to function in any half of Rivers State at its personal danger as Native Government chairmen have been directed to shut their offices and forestall their operations.”