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Femi Gbajabiamila Faces Backlash After Stray Bullet From His Security Detail Kills Abuja Vendor

Nigeria’s Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila is being slammed on social media after a stray bullet from one of his security aides  killed a newspaper vendor in Abuja. A Twitter user on Thursday had shared a viral video of the incident which showed an unidentified man bleeding to death as he was being held by another.…

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Dogara defeats Gbajabiamila To Become Speaker Of The House Of Representatives

Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara has been elected Speaker of the House of Representatives defeating Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila. Both legislators are of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) though Gbajabiamila is the adopted consensus candidate of the party. Dogara polled 182 to defeat Gbajabiamila who polled 174 votes.   Credit:TheWill Nigeria          …

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