Governor Nyesom Wike has unveiled the Golden Jubilee Logo to kick start activities lineup to mark the 50th anniversary of Rivers State.
The ceremony, which brought together some of the elders and leaders of the state, was graced with the sky blue colours of the state and special renditions.
Governor Wike stressed the importance of the celebration, saying that 50 years in the life of any state was a significant milestone.
He stated that a number of landmark projects would be executed throughout 2017 to mark the golden jubilee.
The governor noted further that the past 50 years had been an adventurous journey and called on the people of the state to join the government in the merriment.
The Chairman of the Jubilee Committee, M Ferdinand Alabraba, informed journalists that slated activities to mark the celebration would follow in the coming days.