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Appeal Court Upholds Senator David Mark’s Election

An Appeal Court sitting in Makurdi, Benue State today upheld the election of David Mark as senator representing Benue South Senatorial district. Justice Obande Ogbuinya who gave the judgement upheld the decision of the lower Tribunal that the petition of Daniel Onjeh lacked merit, was incompetent and status barred and therefore dismissed. In a statement…

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#PanamaPapers: David Mark Denies Ownership Of Exposed Offshore Companies

  Following reports of owning at least 8 foreshore shell companies in the recently leaked Panama papers (read here if you missed), former Senate president, David Mark has refuted the allegations. Mark was linked with 8 companies registered in the British Virgin Island; Sikera Overseas S.A, Colsan Enterprises Limited, Goldwin Transworld Limited, Hartland Estates Limited,…

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#PanamaPapers: General Theophilus Danjuma Named! Offshore Companies, Secret Account Exposed

 General Theophilus Danjuma  More Nigerian personalities are being named in the Panama Papers, what is being touted as the biggest scam on the international financial scene. Wife of the Senate President, BukolaSaraki, his predecessor in office, David Mark and former Delta State governor, James Ibori, have all been named in this startling discovery. Read all…

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Panama Papers: Ex-Senate President, David Mark Linked With 8 Secret Companies In Tax Haven

    Yesterday, we brought you news of the Panama papers saga currently rocking the world. A whooping number of eleven million documents were leaked from one of the world’s most secretive companies, Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca. These documents revealed how Mossack Fonseca helped clients consisting of rich and powerful individuals around the world launder money,…

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If We Go Back To The Polls 100 Times, I Will Still Win Convincingly- David Mark

Former Senate President, Senator David Mark, in a reaction to the court verdict which annulled his election, urged people of his district to remain calm as they prepare for the rerun, adding that he believed he won the annulled election convincingly and has no doubt that his constituents would turn out en masse to elect…

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Ebola: Senate Pushes To Immortalize Nigerian Health Workers Who Died Of Virus

The Nigeria Senate has urged the federal government to immortalise Nigerian health workers who died of Ebola as they fought the dreaded virus in Nigeria. Lawmakers particularly urged the government to honour the late consultant doctor, Ameyo Adadevoh. At its plenary Wednesday, the Senate President, David Mark, said “the nation will do well to honour…

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Nuhu Ribadu & 8 Others Step Down From Adamawa State Governorship Race Under PDP

Eight out of the fourteen aspirants for the Adamawa State Governorship election on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), including Nuhu Ribadu, have stepped down. According to Premium Times, they stepped down from the race in the early hours of Friday (September 5) after a marathon closed-door meeting with the Senate President, David…

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Ebola Update: Lagos Sets Up Isolation Centre, ECOWAS Commission Suspends Meetings & More

The Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), which experts say causes multiple organs to shut down, has caused the demise of over 900 victims in West Africa. We have rounded up important updates about the deadly disease, scroll down to read through. Lagos Sets Up Isolation Centre  As the number of suspected and confirmed cases of the deadly Ebola Virus…

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