Good day, and welcome to the latest Taraba State online news headlines update for today, Monday, October 7th, 2019, on Concise News.
Taraba INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner Dies In Maiduguri
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Resident Electoral Commissioner in Taraba State, Baba Abba, has died, Concise News reports.
Public Relations Officer of INEC in the state, Fabian Vhamhi, confirmed the report to Channels Television via a telephone on Sunday.
Vhamhi said Abba died Sunday night in Maiduguri after a protracted illness.
The remains of the deceased has since been laid to rest according to Islamic rites in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital.
Concise News understands that Abba was a part of the result collation exercise for the presidential election in Taraba, but gave way for the Governorship due to his illness. Read more here.
Taraba Govt, World Bank Seek Support To End Out-Of-School-Children Menace
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