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INEC presents Certificates of Return to NA members-elect in Taraba

2015-04-19 09:36
Nigeria elections

Jalingo - The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Saturday presented certificates of return to the three senators and six House of Representatives members-elect in Taraba.

The INEC National Commissioner, Alhaji Nuru Yakubu, presented the certificates to them in Jalingo.

Those issued the certificates were Taraba Acting Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Danladi, Taraba North; Emmanuel Bwacha, Taraba South; and Alhaji Bashir Barafa, Taraba Central.

The others were six House of Representatives members-elect.

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Yakubu advised them to fulfil their campaign promises in order to attract development to the state.

He urged the people to support the commission to peacefully conclude the scheduled governorship run off slated for April 25.

Responding on behalf of the recipients, the Acting Governor thanked God for grating them victory at the polls.

Danladi pledged the commitment of the members-elect to work hard in order to justify the confidence reposed in them.

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