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Court nullifies APGA convention, sacks Victor Oye-led Exco

Court nullifies APGA convention, sacks Victor Oye-led Exco A Delta High Court sitting in Kwale Judicial Division, Ndokwa East Local Government Area on Thursday nullified the national convention of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA). The court also sacked the new executive of the party led by Victor Oye which …

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2019 Delta guber polls: APC witness slumps in Court

There was mild drama in court Tuesday after a witness for APC All Progressive Congress (APC) slumped during cross-examination at the resumed sitting at the Delta State Governorship Tribunal Panel 1 which held in Asaba, Delta State. The witness Akpos Willy (P.W 10) caused confusion when he slumped while being …

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Delta polls: APC witness slumps in court

A witness for the All Progressives Congress (APC), Akpos Willy (P.W 10), slumped yesterday during cross-examination at the resumed sitting of the Delta State governorship tribunal panel 1 in Asaba, Delta State. Before Willy slumped, he told the tribunal that at Unit 6, Kunukunuma community, Gbaramatu Kingdom, Warri South/West “nobody …

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Delta: APC witness admits violating court order

By Onozure Dania AN All Progressives Congress, APC, witness called to testify at the ongoing National Assembly election tribunal sitting in Asaba, Mr Adehor Albert, has admitted that there was a court judgment, which restrained the party from submitting a list of its candidates for the 2019 general election. APC …

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Tribunal: Witness admits court order bars Delta APC from submitting candidates’ names to INEC

Mr. Adehor Ochuko Albert, a witness standing for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the ongoing National Assembly Election Tribunal sitting in Asaba on Thursday admitted that a valid court order consequent upon a judgement delivered on 17th of October, 2018 for the APC in Delta state, barred it from …

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Revisitation of decision on service outside jurisdiction by Supreme Court of Nigeria

It is not often that the final court gets to review its decisions. When it does make a departure, and a welcome one at that, from a previously taken position of law, it is an event that is greeted with much excitement by many an enthusiastic legal commentator. The moment …

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INEC declares Sabo senator for Jigawa South West

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared APC’s Mohammed Sabo as winner for Jigawa South West Senatorial District. The Retuning Officer for the election, Prof. Adamu Isge who announced the result in Dutse on Monday, said that Sabo scored 224,543 votes to defeat his PDP opponent, Mustapha Sule Lamido, …

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Corruption: Special Presidential Investigation Panel Quizzes Lawmakers

The Special Presidential Investigation Panel (SPIP) has quizzed the former Deputy Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Friday Osanebi and the former member representing Aniocha/Oshimili federal constituency of Delta state, Mrs. Joan Onyemaechi Mrakpor, for alleged corrupt practices. An official of the panel who spoke to SaharaReporters on …

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BREAKING: Okowa crushes Ogboru in Delta guber election with 709336 votes

Paul Osuyi, Asaba The governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PD) in Delta State and incumbent governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has been returned as winner of the governorship election conducted last Saturday by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Announcing the final results at the end of collation in …

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Lack of ink delays voting for four hours in Ogwashi-Uku

Non availability of ink has delayed accreditation and voting for over four hours in some polling units in Ogwashi-Uku, Aniocha South Local Government Are of Delta, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. As at 12.noon, the exercise had yet to commence in Ward 3 Ogwashi-Uku where an INEC ad …

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