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Elections: NJC probes judge over alleged judicial rascality

The National Judicial Council (NJC) has commenced an investigation into a petition brought by the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, (APGA), in Zamfara State, Alhaji Sani Shinkafi.
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APC submits Zamfara candidates’ list to INEC

Following the ruling of an Appeal Court in Sokoto, the All Progressives Congress (APC) has submitted the list of candidates from Zamfara State that will take part in the general election to the Independent National Electoral Commission.

AGF Malami asks INEC to postpone elections in Zamfara

Abubakar Malami, the attorney-general of the federation, has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to postpone elections in Zamfara state because of litigation.
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APC governorship aspirants seek NJC’s intervention in Zamfara crisis

No fewer than eight governorship aspirants of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara State yesterday faulted Governor Abdulaziz Yari’s move to enforce the judgement of a state High Court on the party’s crisis.

Senator Marafa asks President Buhari to shelve Zamfara campaign

The senator representing Zamfara Central Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Kabir Marafa, has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission for maintaining its earlier position on the rejection of the All Progressives Congress candidates from Zamfara State.

Senator Marafa: I don’t care if APC loses in Zamfara

The All Progressives Congress member representing Zamfara Central Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Kabir Marafa, has said he does not give a damn if his party failed to produce a governor in the forthcoming elections in his state.
Kabir Marafa, senator representing Zamfara central, says he will remain in the All Progressives Congress (APC) to fight injustice.

APC primaries: Senator Marafa to appeal state high court judgement

Chairman of the Senate Committee on Petroleum (Downstream), Senator Kabiru Marafa (APC, Zamfara Central), has said that he would challenge the judgment of a Zamfara State High Court, affirming that primaries were conducted by the Yari-led APC faction in the state.
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Court judgement: I have forgiven APC – Governor Yari

Gov. Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara says he has forgiven the All Progressives Congress (APC) over the unfair treatment it meted out to the state chapter of the party.

Zamfara lawmaker convicted of N31 million fraud, fined N120,000 in lieu of jail

A Zamfara State High Court sitting in Gusau has sentenced a serving member of the State’s House of Assembly, Lawali Dogonkade, to four years imprisonment over N31 million fraud.

N1bn fraud: Court discharges ex-Zamfara Governor Ahmed Yarima

Zamfara State High Court 5, sitting in Gusau, and presided by Justice Bello Tukur Gummi, on Tuesday, discharged former governor of the state, Sen. Ahmed Sani Yarima, over allegation of diversion of over N385 million meant for the repair of the collapsed Gusau barrage.

ICPC makes final submission in Senator Yerima’s alleged N1bn fraud case

At the ongoing trial of a former Governor of Zamfara State and serving Senator, Ahmed Sani Yerima, over alleged diversion of state funds, the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has made its final submission before Justice Bello Tukur Gummi of Zamfara State High Court 5, sitting in Gusau.

NJC sets up panel to probe two chief judges, 13 others

The National Judicial Council has constituted separate panels to investigate various allegations of misconduct against two Chief Judges, 13 others.

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