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Zamfara ex-gov, Yerima, charged with N1b fraud

Court grants him
conditional bail
EIGHT years after he
vacated his seat as
governor of Zamfara
State to become a
Senator, Mallam Ahmed
Yerima was yesterday… 953 more words

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Supreme Court upholds election of Zamfara Governor, Abdulazeez Yari

The Supreme Court on Friday affirmed the election of Malam Abdulazeez Yari of All Progressives Congress as governor of Zamfara.

Delivering the judgment, the Justice John Okoro-led panel of six justices held that the petition lacked substance.

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APC clears all Chairmanship positions in 14 Local Council election in Zamfara

The All Progressive Congress (APC) has won all the Chairmanship positions in Saturday’s local council election in the state.

The Chairman of the Zamfara State Independent Electoral Commission (ZSIEC), Alhaji Garba Muhammad said on Sunday in Gusau that all the candidates of the party in the 14 councils had met all the provisions of the electoral law and had been declared winners of the election in their respective councils.

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Nigeria Government To Ban Rice Imports

The federal government of Nigeria has concluded plans to end the
importation of rice from 2017.

This decision was taken at a meeting between the presidency and some governors from rice-producing… 190 more words