Nigeria, Jan. 29 -- Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has attacked some "misinformed" Nigerian lawyers whom he said were stalling the process of justice administration in the country.

"These misinformed lawyers politicise issues of justice administration and sometimes resort to legal battles without a clear understanding of the position of the law on such matters," Mr Wike said on Friday why inaugurating a law chambers belong to Ledum Mitee, a lawyer and an environmental rights activist.

Mr Wike's remark is contained in a statement from Government House, Port Harcourt.

Mr Wike, who did not mention any name in his remark, made a specific reference to a lawyer whom he said filed a suit challenging his administration's 'support' for th...