17-Year-Old Girl Who Got A1 In All Subjects In WAEC Dies

Chisom, a 17-year-old girl who got A’s in the 2019 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), has lost her life. It was learnt that Chisom got 7 A1s, and emerged the best student from her school, Graceland college in Enugu last year. She won many awards in her school, and now death has caught short the life of this Young girl. According to a Facebook user, Michael Okoli who shared that sad news on the platform, Chisom died following a sickness which started off as a leg pain, but became severe over the year. The father of the girl who is a Professor, shared a very touching story of how his daughter died on Facebook. According to what he posted, the young girl started complaining of having a pain in the leg and just like every father that desires the best for their child, he decided to fly her to South Africa because he didn’t have trust in the medical system of this country. “At first, they were happy with her recovery rate, but they never knew it was going to end lik


Ahead of the governorship elections to be held in Kogi and Bayelsa, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that it will not allow rigging, godfatherism or any form of electoral crime to characterise the process.

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The PDP, through the chairman of its Board of Trustees (BoT) Senator Walid Jibrin, on Sunday, August 17, urged all aspirants in the party to remain law-abiding throughout the primaries and the election proper, Daily Trust reports. 

Jibrin said that the choosing of candidates by god-fathers instead of through polls is capable of bringing down any political party, adding that the PDP is bent on winning the election in Bayelsa and reclaiming power in Kogi. 

 He said that in order to win the election in both states, the National Working Committee (NWC) of the PDP is doing everything possible to ensure that there is no impunity, godfatherism and lawlessness.

 “All our aspirants in the two states must eschew bitterness so that we will produce the two governors that we will be proud of.