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Ex-militants now lawmakers in Rivers State House of Assembly

2015-04-15 13:11
A ballot box filled with ballot is pictured before being counted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at a polling station in Yenagoa in Bayelsa State ~ PIUS UTOMI EKPEI

Port Harcourt - Some ex- Niger Delta militants who accepted the Federal Government’s Amnesty are now lawmakers in the Rivers State House of Assembly, reports Premium Times.

The ex- militants were among those who were declared winners in Saturday’s House of Assembly elections in Rivers State.

The ex-militants turned lawmakers include Farah Dagogo, Adoki Tonye Smart and Chisom Promise Dike.

Also read: Amaechi claims that there was no election in Rivers State

They all won under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Read more at Premium Times.

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