By Tayo Joseph Lagos, Nigeria
In preparation for the upcoming commissioning of the Port Harcourt Pleasure Park, Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, his wife , Justice Eberechi Suzzette Nyesom-Wike and their son had a test-run of facilities at the park on Thursday night .
The members of the Rivers State first family were accompanied by senior Rivers Stakeholders. They include Former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Austin Opara, Former Acting National Chairman of PDP, Prince Uche Secondus, Senator Lee Maeba, Prince Emma Anyanwu and Former Minister of Transport , Dr Abiye Sekibo.
Governor Wike, his family and the stakeholders were conducted round the facility by the South-South Manager of Julius Berger, Peter Rafunstul.
The governor engaged his son in a game of golf, before proceeding to ride the pedal boat on the artificial lake.
It was a night of fun as the governor and his guests had complimentary drinks and snacks at the restaurant before leaving the popular Port Harcourt Pleasure Park.
Aside the finishing touches on the lawns, the internal roads and the nurturing of flowers, the park is set to receive Nigerians and other international visitors.