Gov. Wike reacts as gunmen attack police stations, kill 7 officers in Rivers

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has reacted to the recent attacks on police formations and killing of officers in the State saying the attacks were carried out by those he described as unidentified gunmen, saying hese people “are bent on plunging Nigeria into another unwarranted crisis.”


NEWSCASTARS.COM had reported that seven police officers were killed at different points in the State between Friday and Saturday.

Wike’s statement signed by his media aide, Kelvin Ebiri, said, “He, on behalf of the Government and people of Rivers State, expressed his deepest condolences to the families of the Policemen and the Rivers State Police Command.”

The Governor called on residents to be calm, adding that “the Security Council has taken measures to secure the State.”

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