Wike: We’ve Fulfilled Promise to Judiciary


Blessing Ibunge in Port Harcourt

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, yesterday said his administration has fulfilled its campaign promises by diligent support to the judiciary to discharge its constitutional mandate.

This is as the Chief Judge of the state, Justice Simeon Amadi, explained that the state judiciary generated over N1.2 billion in the current legal year.

Wike said all the promises his administration made to the people concerning the judiciary have been fulfilled with impressive achievements beyond the imaginations of many.

He made the assertion yesterday in his remarks at the 2022/23 Legal Year opening ceremony held at the state judiciary complex in Port Harcourt.

The governor noted that as the third arm of the government, the judiciary plays a critical role in advancing the rule of law, justice and good governance. But on assumption of office in 2015, his administration met a judiciary in Rivers State that was at a crossroads.

According to Wike,…

Source: Thisday Newspaper