The Governor Nyesom Wike led Rivers State government has approved the construction of a primary school on the site of the demolished hotel building in the state.
Information Nigeria recalls that Prodest Hotel, Eleme, and Etemeteh Hotel, Onne, were demolished by the state government for allegedly violating the lockdown directives.
Paulinus Nsirim, Rivers commissioner for information and communication, made this known to newsmen on Wednesday.
Nsirim, while explaining the reason for demolition, said that the demolition was carried out in line with an executive order and to protect the state
He also revealed that one of the task force members that was attacked during the demolition had died.
The commissioner said the deceased died from injuries sustained in the attack.