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Pauper

A very poor person, especially one reliant on government benefits or charity. A pauper may be able to file a lawsuit without paying filing fees.
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"Both these measures will pauperise a whole sector of the community."
A governor that knows how to empower his people , not the one that would pauperise and enslave them the way Fayose did,' he said.
Should any governor need any reminding that he is in office to better the lots of the people and not to pauperise and make life hellish for them through the diversion of security votes to his personal ends?
Come 2019, the decision on who should be voted in as president should be based on the common good of our people and not on empty promises made on the soap box, all of which have not taken our country anywhere but rather to empower the leaders and pauperise the people.
He alleged that the FG was hell-bent on worsening the already unitary state of the lopsided structure of the country with the intent to further pauperise and subjugate people of the Niger Delta.