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Trump hints on running for presidency again in 2024

Donald Trump has said that he has no plans to launch a new political party, telling a conservative conference in Florida that it would split the Republican vote. In his first speech since Democrat Joe Biden became president, he also hinted that he might run for office again in 2024. Mr Trump strongly criticised his successor, saying US policy had ...

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Trump overcomes second impeachment trial

The US Senate has fallen short of the two-thirds majority needed to convict former President Donald Trump on a charge of incitement to insurrection over the Capitol riot on 6 January. A majority of senators – 57 to 43, including seven Republicans – voted to convict Mr Trump, 10 votes short of the 67 required for conviction. After his acquittal, ...

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Impeachment Trial: Trump hires lawyers, adamant on electoral fraud claims

Former President Donald Trump’s office announced that David Schoen and Bruce L. Castor, Jr. will now head the legal team for his second impeachment trial, a day after it was first reported that five members of his defense left and his team effectively collapsed. One point of friction with his previous team was Trump wanted the attorneys to focus on ...

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Republicans who condemned Trump now reportedly seeking his help

Just two weeks ago, House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy declared Donald Trump culpable in the deadly attack on the U.S. Capitol. By Thursday, he was seeking his political support. A private meeting between the two men at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort signaled a remarkable turnaround in the former president’s stature among elected Republicans. In the immediate aftermath of the insurrection Trump ...

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Joe Biden swiftly dismantles Trump’s controversial policies

With the sweeping stroke of a pen President Joe Biden moved quickly to dismantle former President Trump’s legacy on his first day in office, signing a series of executive actions that reverse course on immigration, climate change, racial equity and the handling of the coronavirus pandemic. “With the state of the nation today there’s no time to waste. We’re going ...

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It’s Over: Trump’s era ends as he departs Washington to Florida

President Trump is leaving Washington, D.C. aboard Air Force One Wednesday morning for the last time as president, This is coming after he pardoned 73 people, including his former chief strategist, Steve Bannon, and rapper Lil Wayne, and commuted the sentences of 70 others, CBS News reports. A farewell celebration is scheduled to send Mr. Trump off at 8 a.m. ...

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Trump’s Farewell: “I built the greatest economy in history, rebuilt military”

Outgoing President of the United States, Donald Trump on Tuesday said he was proud not to have started a new war. In his address, the outgoing leader the  first president to have achieved such a record in decades. “I am especially proud to be the first president in decades who has started no new wars. We embarked on a mission ...

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Joe Biden commends Reps for impeaching Trump

US President-elect, Joe Biden, has lent his voice to the impeachment of President Donald Trump by the House of Representatives. Recall that the House on Wednesday impeached President Trump for a second time ( first in US history);and seven days before swearing-in of Joe Biden. Biden commended the house which was able to secure the support of 10 Republican lawmakers. ...

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Impeachment Travails: Fani-Kayode compares Buhari and Trump

Former Minister for Aviation, Femi-Fani Kayode has declared support for US President, Donald Trump as the President faces the travails of impeachment. The former Minister also attacked Nigerian President, Mohammadu Buhari over the post-violent election during 2011 general elections. He made his opinion known via his verified Twitter handle He said: “Show me a video in which Muhammadu Buhari specifically ...

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Trump becomes first President to be impeached twice in US history

The US House of Representatives has impeached President Donald Trump for “incitement of insurrection” at last week’s Capitol riot. Ten Republicans sided with Democrats to impeach the president by 232-197. Acccording to BBC, he is the first president in US history to be impeached twice, or charged with crimes by Congress. Mr Trump, a Republican, will now face a trial ...

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