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Governor Nyesom Wike’s unfortunate detention of pilots

By Guardian Exclusive
11 April 2020   |   4:56 pm
Today, on ‘Inside Stuff,’ multi-award-winning columnist and Executive Head of The Guardian's Editorial Board, Martins Oloja speaks on the detention of Pilots by the governor of Rivers State, Wike. Stating that, Nigerian workers flying into the city to do their jobs shouldn’t have led to them being detained.⁣ ⁣

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