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Woman delivers baby after voting in Tambuwal

2015-04-11 21:33
Nigerian President and presidential candidate of the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP) Goodluck Jonathan (C) sits among party leaders during a rally in Maiduguri on January 24, 2015. Boko Haram fighters have killed 15 villagers near Maiduguri, t ~ TUNJI OMIRIN

Tambuwal - Malama Aishatu Abubakar of Anjannaje ward in Tambuwal local government area of Sokoto state delivered a baby girl shortly after casting her vote.

It has been gathered that Abubakar was in labour but insisted on exercising her civic right to elect leaders of her choice.

Sources quoted Abubakar as saying that it has being her desire to discharge her civil responsibility and expressed the need to endure the pain of labour.

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Abubakar called on leaders to have the fair of God while performing their primary duties.

She also called for an improved healthcare delivery in public health institutions across the country.

Abubakar explained that provision of modern healthcare service would go a long way in boosting healthcare services. 

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