Silverbird Chairman, Ben Murray Bruce kicked out of Bayelsa Governorship race

Published On: October 31, 2011, 3:41 pm
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Nigeria Newspapers
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Ben Murray Bruce, Silverbird chairman was yesterday screened out of the Bayelsa governorship race in Bayelsa State.

Ben Murray Bruce was screened out by the Gubernatorial Screening Appeal Committee of the PDP in Bayelsa State, for possessing dual citizenship which they say is against the Gubernational Constitution.



Though Ben Murray Bruce do have good ambitions for the state, but this flaw could not be accepted by the Gubernatorial Screening Appeal Committee.

Source: http:///silverbird-chairman-ben-murray-bruce-kicked-out-of-bayelsa-governorship-race


-- ngnewspapers (m) at 31-10-2011 05:45PM
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Sorry, That Source Link was Overwritten - This is the New Source Link - http:///silverbird-chairman-ben-murray-bruce-kicked-out-of-bayelsa-governorship-race-2 (Sorry for the Error)
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-- princesam75 (m) at 1-11-2011 04:31PM
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That is rubbish & selfishness, how can someone with dual citizen cant contest for an election in his father land again, this is the first time of hearing such nasty excuse, 9igeria politics with the stupid law, after-all everyone witness President Obama of United State, and apart from that, a lot of black men on sit in the United Kingdom and also in the United State, this is lack of ignorant & lack of exposure. May God deliver us from the hands of all evil leaders in Nigeria.
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-- osasu83 (m) at 1-11-2011 07:06PM
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I not understand Nigeria judicial system at all   y  INEC accept some state govt with dual nationality  and throw some away
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-- HNGPrincess (f) at 16-08-2017 10:58AM
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It's funny reading this now. 5 years later. Murray Bruce of Silverbird finally got his wishes for political power. Aft3er spending so much time chasing politics, we all expected more.
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-- Patrioti (m) at 22-08-2017 11:44PM
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Okb
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