Absent Judge Delays Ex-Speaker Bankole's Trial


The trial of former House of Representatives Speaker Dimeji Bankole who faces fraud and loan conversion charges, has been postponed due to the absence of the presiding judge who is said to have been transferred to Taraba State.
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    This Day, 25 September 2012

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Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Dimeji Bankole.

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