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Obanikoro Sues Sahara Reporters, Others For N1BN Over Rigging Allegations by jonathan12345: 4:08pm On Feb 12, 2015
The former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro has instituted a suit against online news platform, Sahara Reporters following allegations of election rigging the latter levelled against him.

Other defendants joined in the suit are Punch Newspapers Ltd., Omoyele Sowore, Publisher of Sahara Reporters and Festus Owete, General Editor at Premium Times.

The suit was filed on Tuesday, 10th February at the Lagos State High Court, Ikeja and Obanikoro is seeking damages of N1 billion, The Breaking Times reports.

The former Minister of State has also reportedly hired the services of celebrated US firm, Tacopina & Seigel to handle the case against Sahara Reporters, which is located in New York.

Sahara Reporters had earlier released a recording  which purportedly featured Obanikoro, Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose and Senator Iyiola Omisore discussing plans to rig the June 2014 elections in the state.

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Re: Obanikoro Sues Sahara Reporters, Others For N1BN Over Rigging Allegations by papaejima1: 4:18pm On Feb 12, 2015
Falana over to you.
He has gone to court,
So effectively he has called your bluff....

Next move is yours...

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Re: Obanikoro Sues Sahara Reporters, Others For N1BN Over Rigging Allegations by focus7: 4:33pm On Feb 12, 2015
Oya na, let's see who will withdraw case from the court.
Re: Obanikoro Sues Sahara Reporters, Others For N1BN Over Rigging Allegations by BERNIMOORE: 4:39pm On Feb 12, 2015
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Re: Obanikoro Sues Sahara Reporters, Others For N1BN Over Rigging Allegations by thaoriginator: 4:54pm On Feb 12, 2015
He should be tied and flogged seriously

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Re: Obanikoro Sues Sahara Reporters, Others For N1BN Over Rigging Allegations by hazyfm1: 4:56pm On Feb 12, 2015
STORY OF THE HUNTER AND BUSH MEAT


KORO SHOULD BE JAILED

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Re: Obanikoro Sues Sahara Reporters, Others For N1BN Over Rigging Allegations by kennibk: 5:38pm On Feb 12, 2015
Fashola said if Obanikoro grandson listen 2 dat audio clip he will surely tell him that daddy dis is ur voice, and d man dat leak d audio said he is ready 2 testify in court. I dey laugh oooooo

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