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By Dirisu Yakubu
The committee empanelled to screen nine governorship aspirants in the October 10 election, yesterday cleared seven aspirants for the primaries while two were disqualified.
Briefing newsmen at the end of the exercise, immediate past Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara said the committee did a thorough job given the significance of the test ahead.
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He said: “We applied the tools that we have and the guidelines given to us. Unfortunately, I am not happy to report that two of our aspirants failed the litmus test.
“We took time to painstakingly go through every claim made by the…
Source: Vanguard Newspaper