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James Ibori, ex-Delta gov convicted in UK for money laundering now Patron, former Governors Forum

A former Governor of Delta State, James Ibori jailed in United Kingdom for money laundering has been appointed as Patron of the Former Governors Forum. The group made up of past state governors in Nigeria. In a letter signed by Babangida Aliyu, the Chairman of the group and former governor of Niger State, and Prof Tunde Esan, the Executive Secretary, ...

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Ibori ensured Okowa emerged gov from UK prison – Secondus

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Uche Secondus, has revealed how a former Delta State Governor , James Ibori , ensured the emergence of Ifeanyi Okowa as governor of the state. Secondus explained that Ibori called him from London where he was serving his jail term prior to the 2015 governorship election and pleaded that the National ...

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Despite stealing $250M public funds, PDP leaders describe as Ibori a blessing to Niger Delta

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Uche Secondus, Delta Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa and Ex-Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan and other national and state PDP leaders on Saturday eulogised “the sterling leadership qualities of former Governor James Ibori, describing him as a unifying figure and a blessing to the Niger Delta region.” A statement by the press unit of the Delta ...

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Ibori to electorate: Vote in the right leaders

A former Governor of Delta, James Ibori, has urged Nigerians to take the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration seriously to enable them to vote for the right candidates during elections. Ibori stated this on Thursday, saying that massive participation of the electorate in the exercise, as well as voting their choice of leaders was the only way they could effect good ...

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It’s too early to consider second term for Buhari, says Obasanjo

Former President and current Chairman of the panel of advisors of the Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG), Olusegun Obasanjo, has said that it was not yet ripe to determine if he would support President Muhammadu Buhari’s bid for a second term in office or not. He ditched the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), which brought him to power for eight years ...

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