Today in Nigerian History: 27th June

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On this day in 2014;The governor-elect in Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose received certificate of return from the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.

INEC presented the certificates to Fayose and his deputy, Dr Olubunmi Olusola at its headquarters in Ado Ekiti, the state capital, in the presence of a huge crowd of their supporters and party men.
The presentation was sequel to his victory over the incumbent governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the Saturday’s election

Also on this day in 2014;Operatives of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Anti-Smuggling Task Force on surveillance activities were ambushed by suspected smugglers at Kishi border town of Oyo State, engaged them in a battle and left them injured.

And on this day in 2013; residents and workers at Apapa area of Lagos State were in fear, following a car  bomb explosion that killed about four persons and left many others injured at the Folawiyo axis of Creek Road, Apapa.
Security operatives shut down business activities between Trebor Roundabout (near A.C. Christlieb) and Alex Junction on Creek Road, areas that were badly affected by the explosion.

 

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