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governor

noun caretaker, director, elected official, executive, executive leader, government official, highest state official, politician, potentate, public official, statesman
Associated concepts: executive branch of government
See also: caretaker, director, pedagogue, principal, superintendent

GOVERNOR. The title of the executive magistrate in each state and territory of the United States. Under the names of the particular states, the reader will find some of the duties of the governor of such state.

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The REC further appealed to the supporters of both the winner and the loser of the gubernatorial election to behave themselves in order not to cause a chaotic situation in the state reminding them all that both winning and losing are acts of God.
The Committee, after its investigations, recommended that the results of the gubernatorial election from the local government area be regenerated and re-collated but the APC and its gubernatorial candidate, incumbent Governor of the State, Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar got a Federal High Court order stopping the resumption of collation of the gubernatorial election results from the area.
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Bauchi State Governor, Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar who is seeking reelection for a second term under the platform of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), is coasting to victory in Saturday's gubernatorial election in the state as he is currently leading his closest rival, Bala Mohammed Abdulkadir of main opposition PDP with a total of 3,000 votes.
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