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In the broadest sense, an organisation empowered to create and enforce law, and to manage (administer) an area of land, a specific group of people, or an association.
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The governing coalition completed the cycle by winning six governorships in last month's local elections.
Governorship elections will hold in all states except, Anambra, Bayelsa, Kogi, Edo, Ondo, Ekiti and Osun States.
We will open up an office at the gate of the governorship building which will be designed to receive complaints from the people," promised Shawqi.
Sullivan Chime, from the ruling People's Democratic Party, held on to the governorship of the eastern state of Enugu with a large majority in the first results reported by state-run News Agency of Nigeria.
Sullivan Chime, from the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP), held on to the governorship of the eastern state of Enugu with a large majority in the first results reported by state-run News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
The nomination of Prof Charles Chukwuma Soludo as a governorship candidate comes across as one of those rare occasions when a Nigerian political party seems to have imposed a winnable.
It wouldn't be fair to say all the voters who cast ballots against the majority coalition were critical of Ishihara's governorship.
On the basis of a report by Interior Minister Prince Naif about Prince Mishaal's desire to be freed of his official responsibilities, we order Prince Mishaal be relieved from the governorship of Najran," Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah said in a decree.
It is from this perspective that I would have us consider Sancho's governorship in the second part of the Quijote.
He discusses the changing powers of the governorship, the personal characteristics of governors, governors as political and party leaders, the governor as public leader, and the governor's role in the legislative and policy processes.
On a hot, humid summer day--more than two months after he won the GOP primary to become the Republican nominee in the race for the governorship of Ohio--the solid, 6-foot-4 political veteran endures yet another whirlwind schedule.