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Emir’s palace burnt down by mob in Gombe

2015-04-13 07:34

Lagos - The palace of the Emir of Kashere Town in Gombe State has been razed by a mob, reports Premium Times.

Kashere is the home town of former governor and present senator Danjuma Goje, who won on  the platform of the All Progressives Congress, (APC).

A source said that the palace was burnt down because the mob suspected that there were three ballot boxes in the Emir’s home.

Also read:PDP wins three State Assembly seats in Gombe

Ibrahim Dankwambo retains his Gombe State position as governor  after polling 285 369 votes to beat the All Progressives Congress(APC),  Yahaya who polled 205 132.

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