The Rivers State Command of Nigerian Legion has a new leadership, they are Barr Justice Ogborun Chichi, Chairman and Mr Ibisiki Opaiyowubia, as his Vice Chairman.
The election which was conducted last Monday at the State Council office of the legion however started at the local government area council level and was supervised by the representative of the Minister of Defence, Dr J.C. Alozie and Mr. D.G. Biniang.
Speaking shortly after the exercise, Barr Chichi thanked delegates of the state council for their support and described his victory as a symbol of unity and mutual understanding.
He commended the minister of defense for the transparent electioneering process and conduct of the election, describing the election as the most credible in the history of the command.
Barr Chichi also commended the Governor of Rivers State, Chief Nyesom Wike, for his unreserved support to the legion.