Rivers, Nigeria; The Rivers State Governor recently instructed a complete lockdown of two Local Government Areas within the state and issued some rules, in order to slow down the spread of coronavirus. He stated that hotels who violated the rules will be demolished. Today, he carried out his threat by personally supervising the demolishing some hotels that violated the order. The action followed series of mixed reactions by Twitter users. We have captured some to share.
Under the constitution of Rivers State Nigeria, does the Governor have the rights to carry out such threats?