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    Campaign of Calumny: I. K Bawa SAN was neither REC. Nor Returning Officer in Rivers

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    Attention of I. K. Bawa Media Team has been drawn to an outdated Premium Times report on Rivers State 2015 Governorship Election which some weakness seekers celebrate.
     The said story which chronicles some issues relating to the election has  been given some currency of late and entirely different meanings and connotations by some upset politicians to achieve a parochial and vested interest. 
    They are ostensibly bent, by all means, on giving a bad name to who appears to be their political nightmare and tormentor in Wase politics. In their usual desperation and confusion that obviously betray their so-called claims of popularity with the people of Wase Federal Constituency courtesy of their achievements, and in search for a slightest spot to dent the enduring reputation and overwhelming public acceptance of I. K. Bawa, SAN they now glue themselves to a story in which the name of the innocent Bawa is merely mentioned. 
    The acceptability and growing popularity that greet the news of  IK Bawa’s planned aspiration to the post of a member,  Wase Federal Constituency come 2023 has no doubt made them wild and mad. We actually don’t blame them for we reason with their situation and ordinarily we wouldn’t have responded, for their is nothing indicting about the the so-called Premium Times story but for the intent of the purveyors, we deem it fit therefore, to make these clarifications. 
    As a Hausa man would say, a drowning man could stick to anything he comes by even if it is a sword. This clearly explains the situation in which they have found themselves. 
    However, we would like to advise the media handlers of the incumbent member, Wase Federal Constituency and Deputy Speaker, House of Representatives, Ahmed Idris Wase and their sponsors to please embark on discreet investigation to unravel anything they feel is indicting or incriminating about IK Bawa, SAN, make it public, if they feel doing so is the solution and we assure them, that will never diminish his popularity in any way among the people of Wase who have indicated unwavering commitments to ensuring positive change come 2023. 
    It appears the Deputy Speaker and his allies as well as his so-called foot soldiers have been jittery on noticing that IK Bawa, SAN is the major CHALLENGER this time around. They move from one pole to another searching for what to nail him down. They resort to campaign of calumny. They circulate in some sections of the  social media blatant lies and fake news with obvious intention of damaging the hard earned reputation and good names of the innocent gentleman, IK Bawa, SAN and to discourage him from rescuing the people of Wase Federal Constituency from the shackles and manacles of injustice and differential treatments that have been expended and exerted on them for the past fourteen years.
    What the Deputy Speaker, Ahmed Wase and his core travellers tend to ignore is the divine fact that power belongs to Allah. HE entrusts it to whom HE wishes and wrests it as well from whom HE so likes at a time HE so wishes. There are apparently no devices or techniques that can save them as the time is now for Allah to do his will. No amount of blackmail; no amount of antagonism can make IK Bawa, SAN change his mind because it is not about him as a person but the entire Wase Federal Constituency. We are sure the media campaign strategy you people have employed so far can not tame the manifesting force, hurricane and storm of imminent change that has gathered in the political atmosphere of Wase Federal Constituency in the build up to the 2023  National Assembly elections in the Area. 
    Having perused the editorial by the premium times of 9 May 2015, as to any responsible person, we find the story empty of what the purveyors would like to see. It is not something reasonable and meaningful that any  reasonable people would find useful but for those who are bent on smearing the image of someone whom they see as political threat, feel they have stormed on something to cling to in order to champion their cause of spoiling the name of their political tormentor. They even celebrate that and disseminate same to various platforms. What a shameful jamboree. We are actually unperturbed at this nonsensical display of political desperation. Politics is not a do or die affair, we would like to remind them. 
    Meanwhile, Premium Times is one of the online media that report events, incidents and other issues that chanced across the Country. It gives headlines and titles or captions like others, that can capture interest of a reader so as to sell.This was exactly the case with the said story in which IK Bawa, SAN’s name was mentioned as reading through the story, reveals nothing indicting is attributed to Bawa as a person. And let them remember, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC is external to IK Bawa, SAN he was just an employee of the Commission who worked and retired successfully as a director. We challenged you in our recent response to such of this madness of yours about EFCC to show any evidence of indictment by a court of competent jurisdiction not just spread hearsays and unfounded speculations for ulterior motives. 
     As earlier pointed out, we wouldn’t have  given attention to your empty campaign of calumny but for the sake of keeping records straight. We therefore bring to the knowledge of those miscreants that in the first place, they lacks the locus standi to post this as it doesn’t emanate from them and they can’t claim ownership of it, hence the motives behind the dissemination.
    We have seen how publications are done on pages of newspapers to stain reputation of prominent persons  and IK Bawa, SAN is not an exception but let it happened first before you dance to the gallery.
    We would like you people to understand that you lack the knowledge of how administration is run in this country. Mind you, IK Bawa, SAN was neither the Resident Electoral Commissioner in Rivers State as at the time the 2015 General Elections were conducted nor was he the Returning Officer for the Rivers State Governorship Election. He was also not sent to Rivers State as an observer of the said Gubernatorial election. He was in Abuja as Director, Legal Services of the Commission when what everything transpired in Rivers. 
    The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike that the premiums times mentioned is still the Governor of Rivers State. The election petition tribunal which was set up by the then President, Federal Court of Appeal to look into the alleged electoral malpractices as the court of first instance in Electoral matters in Rivers State, ruled that Governor Wike won his election without any case of malpractices . 
    The judgement was appealed but was unanimously confirmed by the reputable justices of the Court of Appeal that Gov. Wike won his election. 
    However, the appellant who was dissatisfied with the verdict, went to Supreme Court and the Apex Court also affirmed the position of both the tribunal and the court of Appeal and the man is still standing. 
    The Deputy Speaker’s handlers should know that Gov  Wike is no doubt a friend to IK Bawa, SAN since their days at the Nigerian Law School, Lagos Campus, are still friends and will continue to be friends.
    We therefore at this juncture, invite you to ponder over how the Deputy Speaker had been maneuvering his way to the National Assembly from 2011 to 2019. At the same time as you ponder, chew the question: WAS IT IK BAWA, SAN THAT PAVED THE WAY, OR DID THE MAGIC WAND for your demigod? If you people answer in the affirmative, then you people don’t need to go as far as Rivers to vilify IK Bawa, SAN. Why making a storm in a tea cup. 
    We therefore urge you people to gather your facts very well before you jump to the Public domain or social media which we believe you will never have as far as IK Bawa, SAN is concerned. You don’t just attack for attacking sake. We are ever ready for rebuttal. We will slog out with you people as we amble down to 2023.
    Your constant attack on the personality of the great Philanthropist, detribalised fellow and politician and an outstanding lawyer will never hold any waters.Instead, in the opposite you make him more endeared to the people of Wase Federal Constituency. The more you try to vilify him, the more he becomes more loved and gains  wider acceptance.
    The man IK Bawa, SAN is obviously God sent, if he is a problem to you people, we emphasise, he is a problem that can not be solved. But can be endured. We therefore impress it on you people to also endure as he is neither backing nor cowering, he is destined to reach the desired destination. He has come to remain put, insha Allah no matter the campaigns of calumny or name callings.
    We look forward. It is tit for tat. 

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    Police ban durbur celebrations accross Kano State

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    The Kano State Police Command has banned durbar celebrations across all 44 local government areas of the state for the upcoming Eid-el-Kabir. This decision was announced by the command’s public relations officer, SP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, on Wednesday.

    According to Kiyawa, the command has put in place adequate security measures to ensure peace and order in all parts of the state before, during, and after the festive period. This is part of the command’s commitment to maintaining peace in conjunction with relevant security stakeholders.

    As a result of security reports and consultations with stakeholders, all durbar activities have been banned throughout the state for the Eid-el-Kabir celebrations. However, worshippers are advised to conduct their normal Eid prayers at designated Eid praying grounds.

    The command encourages collaboration and cooperation from all stakeholders to build a safer and more secure environment. The public is also urged to report any suspicious movements or items to the nearest police station or through the command’s emergency contact numbers: 08032419754, 08123821575, 09029292926, or through the NPF Rescue Me Application or social media platforms.

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    Chamama Real Estate and Property: Built on Integrity, Dedicated to Excellence

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    In a world where trust is hard to come by, Chamama Real Estate and Property stands out as a shining example of integrity, honesty, and hard work. With a commitment to transparency and customer satisfaction, Chamama has established itself as a leader in the property market, under the visionary leadership of Chairman Alhaji Dauda Isma’il Mameh.

    Chamama real estate and properties limited’s dedication to integrity is reflected in every aspect of its operations. From property sales to rentals and management, the company’s team of experts works tirelessly to ensure that clients receive exceptional services that exceed their expectations.

    With a customer-centric approach, Chamama prioritizes the needs and goals of its clients, providing personalized solutions that cater to their unique requirements.


    Alhaji Dauda Isma’il Mameh’s leadership has been instrumental in fostering a culture of hard work, innovation, and excellence within the company. His dedication to excellence has earned him recognition as a respected figure in the industry, and his vision for Chamama has created a legacy of trust and reliability.

    At Chamama, we understand that property investments are a significant milestone in one’s life. That’s why we strive to make the process seamless and stress-free, providing guidance and support every step of the way. Our services include:

    – Property Sales: Find your dream home with our extensive portfolio of properties.

    – Rentals: Discover the perfect rental property that suits your needs.

    – Property Management: Let us handle the management of your property, so you can focus on what matters most.

    Join the Chamama family today and experience the difference for yourself. Contact us to discover how we can help you achieve your property goals.

    Email: info@chamama.com
    Phone: +234 08036292970
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    Come and experience the Chamama difference. Let us help you build your dream!

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    Dauda Isma’il: A Beacon of Hope for the Masses

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    Alhaji Dauda Isma’il, is a name synonymous with political sagacity, business acumen, and philanthropic endeavors. He has emerged as a shining star in the firmament of Nigerian politics and entrepreneurship.

    With a heart beats for the masses, Dauda Isma’il has dedicated his life to alleviating the sufferings of the common man, making him a beloved figure among the people.

    As a seasoned politician, Isma’il has consistently demonstrated his commitment to the welfare of the people, championing policies and initiatives that benefits people at the grassroots. His political ideology is rooted in the belief that government should serve the people, not the other way around.

    With a unique blend of vision, compassion, and leadership, he has inspired a new generation of politicians to follow in his footsteps.

    Beyond politics, Isma’il’s business prowess has created employment opportunities and economic empowerment for numerous individuals. His entrepreneurial ventures, spanning various sectors and as chairman of Chamama Real Estate and Properties, Chamama Motors, among others have contributed significantly to Nigeria’s economic growth and development in the areas of housing, automobile industries and many more. Yet, his success is not limited to his business accomplishments alone.

    Isma’il”s philanthropic efforts have touched the lives of countless individuals, providing succor to those in need.

    His foundation, Chamama foundation has established support in the education sector, healthcare, poverty alleviation and assisted significantly in assisting uncountable petty business owners making him a beacon of hope for many.

    His selflessness services and generosity have earned him widespread recognition and admiration.

    In a world where leaders are often driven by personal interests, Dauda Isma’il stands out as a rarity, a true servant-leader. His unwavering dedication to the masses has cemented his position as a champion of the people.

    As Nigeria navigates the complexities of development, Isma’il’s leadership, business acumen, and philanthropy offer a shining example for others to follow.

    Alhaji Dauda Isma’il’s remarkable journey serves as a testament to the power of compassion, hard work, and visionary leadership. As a political icon, business tycoon he continues to inspire and uplift the underprivilege, leaving an indelible mark on the fabric of Nigerian society.

    Alhaji Dauda Isma’il if given an opportunity to serve the people would Excel and Make a Lasting positive Impact by:

    – Listening to the people’s concerns and address their needs with empathy and understanding.

    – Utilize his business acumen to create sustainable economic opportunities and jobs.

    – Leverage his political expertise to drive policies that benefit the masses, not just the few.

    – Expand his philanthropic efforts to reach even more individuals and communities.

    – Empower the youth and women through education, skills development, and mentorship.

    – Foster collaboration and unity among diverse groups to build a stronger, more inclusive society.

    – Continuously seek feedback and adapt his approach to ensure the people’s needs are being met.

    With Mameh at the helm of Affairs, the people’s welfare would be his top priority, and his selfless leadership would inspire a new era of progress and prosperity!

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