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Gov Bago dissolves Niger state electoral commission

Governor Umar Bago

Niger State Governor, Mohammed Umar Bago has announced the dissolution of the State Independent Electoral Commission.

He announced the move in a statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Abubakar Usman in Minna.

Governor Umar Bago directed the affected members to hand over all government property in their possession to the most senior Director in the Commission with immediate effect.

Writing by Sode Mohammed; Editing by Abdullahi Lamino and Tony Okerafor