Jos - Senator Gyang Nyam Pwajok, the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) governorship candidate in Plateau State during the 2015 general elections is dead, reports Sahara Reporters.
He died of kidney related disease in India.
Olisa Metuh, spokesman of the PDP, has already confirmed his death.
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His dead is coming just three days after the Plateau State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Jos dismissed his petition challenging the victory of Gov Simon Lalong of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Delivering judgement on Monday, the chairman of the tribunal Justice Candide Johnson said Pwajok and his party failed to substantiate their allegations of over-voting and intimidation of electorate that were brought before the tribunal.
Read more at Sahara Reporters.
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