Former students and family members of unpaid primary and secondary school teachers of Rivers State Owned Tertiary Institutions have staged a peaceful protest over their five years unpaid salary .
The Rivers State Civil society Organizations who led the protesters behalf of the teachers said they are calling on the State house of Assembly and the Government to pay them their five years salary.
A member of the state civil society Organisation, ENEFAA GEORGEWILL said some teachers have died while some are facing illness as a result of their unpaid salary
ENEFAA GEORGEWILL also called on the state Government to obey the court order that was given in Favour of the teachers.
Receiving the protesters at the Rivers State house of Assembly gate ,the clerk of the house, STANFORD OBA promised to deliver the protest letter and the court judgements to the leadership of the house.