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US 2020: Trump blasts judges for dismissing his suit

A day after Pennsylvania’s highest court had thrown out a lower court’s order preventing the state from certifying results from the 3 November US elections, Donald Trump blasted the judges’ decision. Acccording to TheGuardian uk, Saturday’s case – which had attempted to throw out 2.5m mail in votes in the crucial state – was the latest of dozens of failed lawsuits ...

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2023: I did not join APC to negotiate Presidency- Umahi

Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has denied the widespread rumour that he pitched tent with APC to contest for presidency in 2023. Umahi said this while speaking with stakeholders in a  political meeting on Sunday. While justifying his defection he said he did not negotiate to contest the position under the APC. “My next line of action after my governorship ...

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APC planning to dump Buhari over bad governance, PDP alleges

As The 2023 general is gaining momentum as regards zoning as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has claimed that the All Progressives Congress (APC) is plotting to disown President Muhammadu Buhari. The major opposition made this disclosure through a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, on Saturday. Buttressing his point, Ologbodiyan said that APC had kicked off ...

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Zoning: Panic in PDP as some APC Governors threaten to defect

The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has come under increasing pressure to declare its position on which of the zones will produce the party’s presidential flag bearer in the 2023 election. The situation is not helped by threats by more governors elected on the platform of the party to switch camps if the party leadership fails ...

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Umahi’s Defection: I am having bad experience with PDP Governors- Matawalle

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has commended his Ebonyi counterpart, Gov. Dave Umahi, for defecting from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC). The commendation was contained in a press release signed by Zailani Bappa, the Special Adviser to Gov. Matawalle on Media, and made available to journalists on Friday in Gusau. Matawalle, who also belongs ...

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Ex-President Jonathan now working for APC- Party spokesman

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has made a surprise claim, saying that former President Goodluck Jonathan is now party of them. APC deputy national publicity secretary, Yekini Nabena made this startling remark during an interview with Channels TV. Nabena also added that the part is not desperate to hold on to power by force. He said: “We are not ...

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US 2020: Appeal Court strikes out Trump’s suit on Pennsylvania’s result

A federal appeals court on Friday rejected an attempt by President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign to keep alive its effort to undo the result of Pennsylvania’so presidential election, CBNC reports. The blistering opinion from a panel of judges on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, all three of whom were nominated by Republican presidents, said that the ...

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Lagos by-elections: Sanwo-Olu canvasses votes for Abiru

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has called on electorate of Lagos East Senatorial District to cast their vote for APC candidates in the upcoming by-elections. The  Senatorial and House of Assembly by-elections will take place on Saturday December 5. Sanwo-Olu made this appeal during the inauguration of the 28-room Senator Bayo Osinowo Administrative Block at Alapere, Lagos. It will be ...

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President Buhari, Governor Uzodinma, meet in State House, Abuja

President Mohammadu Buhari on Friday hosted the Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma in State House, Abuja. The reason for the visit has not been made known as at press time. The visit may not be unconnected to the ongoing plan by the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC to make the presence of the ruling party strong in the South ...

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“Nobody can stop me from visiting Osun,”- Aregbesola replies PDP

The Interior Minister, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has derided the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for warning him not to visit Osun state to avert political uproar. Recall that the major opposition had warned the former Governor against visiting the state following the alleged cold war between him and his successor, Gboyega Oyetola. PDP through a national media aide Prince Diran Odeyemi ...

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