SUPREME COURT AFFIRMS ELECTION OF GOVERNOR LALONG OF PLATEAU STATE

The Supreme Court, on Monday, affirmed the election of Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State. Justice Sylvester Ngwuta, who headed the seven-man panel of the apex court, dismissed the appeal filed by Jeremiah Useni of the Peoples Democratic Party. Justice Paul Galinje, who delivered the lead judgment, held that the appeal lacked merit. Details later…

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WHY I AM CALLED JERRY BOY BY EX FCT MINISTER, JEREMIAH USENI

Abdulsalami Ahovi, Jos A former minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Gen. Jeremiah Timbut Useni, yesterday, told journalists in Jos that since he was a junior officer in the army, people and friends called him “Jerry Boy” because he played with everybody. Useni said when he retired as a Lieutenant General from the Nigerian Army, people and friends still decided to call him “Jerry Boy” even when he decided to go to Senate, adding that hat even when he made up his mind to go for governorship election on…

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