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Elections: Supreme Court strikes out suit against Governor Wike’s eligibility

The Supreme Court has struck out a suit challenging the eligibility of Governor Nyesom Wike for the last governorship election in Rivers State.

Rivers election: Court dismisses suit seeking to nullify Governor Wike’s candidacy

An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has dismissed a suit seeking to disqualify the Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, from participating in the 2019 gubernatorial elections.
Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike

Governor Wike begs court to dismiss alleged forgery suit against him

Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, on Wednesday asked Justice Edward Ekwo of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja to dismiss the suit seeking to disqualify him from contesting the March 2, 2019 governorship election in the state.
Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike

Governor Wike in trouble over birth certificate

The Federal High Court, Abuja, presided over by Justice Inyang Ekwo has adjourned until Feb. 6, the hearing of the substantive suit seeking to disqualify Governor Nyesom Wike from contesting the Rivers state governorship election.

Rivers election: Court asked to disqualify Governor Wike over alleged certificate forgery

The Abuja division of the Federal High Court has been asked to disqualify the Governor of Rivers State Nyesom Wike from contesting in the forthcoming governorship election in Rivers State, for allegedly forging the certificate of birth he presented to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for his clearance.

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