Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) of disrespecting the rule of regulation.
He additionally known as on Nigerians to disapprove the transfer by the anti-graft company to allegedly declare 4 officials of the State Government wished.
“The EFCC can go ahead to declare the Rivers State Governor wanted, but it must realise that nobody in the state will be intimidated by their display of impunity and disrespect for the rule of law,” he stated.
According to him, the state government will diligently fight the EFCC’s acts of impunity throughout the ambit of the structure, noting that it's going to not be cowed.
In an announcement on Wednesday, Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor on Electronic Media, Simeon Nwakaudu, Wike claimed that the unlawful actions of the EFCC are geared toward arm-twisting the courtroom and embarrassing the Rivers State Government.
He additionally claimed that the EFCC and the APC-led government are performing exterior the provisions of the regulation.
“We can't be cowed by the antics of the EFCC. The Rivers State Government remains resolute that it's going to fight the unlawful actions of the EFCC throughout the ambit of the regulation.
“They can't distract us by their political gimmicks and acts of illegality. We are targeted on the rule of regulation and we will fight this reign of impunity throughout the ambits of the structure ” he stated.
The Rivers State Governor insisted that each establishment of Government including the EFCC should work throughout the regulation.