Jordan, son of Nyesom Wike, Rivers state governor, has earned a Law degree at the University of Exeter in the United Kingdom.


Jordan is said to have graduated last weekend with the second-class upper.

Wike, Eberechi Nyesom-Wike, his wife, and Jasmine, their daughter, were present at the ceremony to celebrate with him.

Seyi Makinde, Oyo state governor, and Okezie Ikpeazu, Abia state governor, also attended the convocation ceremony.


The convocation ceremony comes around the same time when Wike, Makinde, Ikpeazu, and Samuel Ortom, Benue governor, met in London.

With the development, Wike joins a growing list of Nigerian politicians whose children graduated from foreign universities.

In June 2016, Atiku Abubakar, former vice-president, announced that his daughter had finished her studies abroad.


Bukola Saraki, former senate president, also announced the graduation of his son from the London School of Economics in 2017.

In the same year, the son of Aminu Tambuwal, governor of Sokoto state, graduated from the University of Buckingham in London.

Rochas Okorocha, former governor of Imo state, could not hide his joy when his son completed his master’s degree from the Imperial College, London in 2018, having finished at the University of Manchester two years earlier.

The son of Rotimi Amaechi, former governor of Rivers state, also graduated from a Canadian university in 2021.


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