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N30m bribe: Court rejects EFCC’s plea bargain with INEC official

The Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday refused a plea bargain agreement reached by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and a convicted official of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Christian Nwosu. Nwosu pleaded guilty to receiving N30 million bribe from former Petroleum Minister Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke to …

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Abuja Council PollsINEC says Kuje, AMAC chairmanship elections inconclusive

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared chairmanship elections in Kuje Area Council and Abuja Municipal Area Councils conducted on Saturday inconclusive. Returning Officer for the election in Kuje, Mr Nicholas Belikatu, who declared the exercise inconclusive on Sunday, said that none of the three candidates leading in the …

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Nigeria: Bayelsa Supplementary Poll – Police Deploys 10 Gun Boats, 3500 Armed Personnel, Strips VIPs of Security …

By Osa Okhomina Ahead of today’s Governorship supplementary election in Southern-Ijaw local government and 101polling units of Ekeremor, Nembe, Sagbama as well as Yenagoa in Bayelsa State, the spate of violence and attacks have taken an alarming proposition following sporadic shootings between the camps of the governorship candidate of the …

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