May 9, 2013
The CW has renewed Nikita for a fourth season. Showrunner Craig Silverstein confirmed the pickup via Twitter, stating that the show will be back, but with a shortened episode order. He also promised fans an "incredible finish", alluding to the likely scenario that Season 4 will be the show's last.
UPDATE: It is confirmed that Nikita's fourth season will be its last, running for six episodes that premiere on Friday, November 22, 2013 at 9:00pm.