Sammy Wejinya resigned his position on Tuesday 25th August 2020.
His resignation was made known to the media via a post on his social media pages.
The veteran sports journalists in his resignation post thanked the state Commissioner of Sports, Boma Iyaye and the General Manager of Rivers United – Okey Kpalukwu for their support during his time with the club.
The full statement;
Good evening Rivers United family.
I wish to inform this great family that I have resigned from my position as Media Officer of Rivers United FC.
I want to thank my Boss, the Honourable Commissioner of Sports in Rivers State, Hon. Boma Iyaye for the great opportunity to serve this great club.
I wish to announce that I have resigned my position as Media Officer of Rivers United FC.
Sammy Wejinya pic.twitter.com/L1hB93mI2J
— Oga Sammy (@wejinyasam) August 25, 2020
My huge thanks to the management led by Okey Kpalukwu and to the supporters Club led by Comrade Franklin Owhor.
I leave with great sadness as this is a club I love from the depth of my soul.
I will continue to support Rivers United FC and wish us well in the coming years.
God bless us all.