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53% of Republicans believe Trump won 2020 US presidential election

A majority of Republicans still believe Donald Trump won the 2020 U.S. presidential election and blame his loss to Joe Biden on illegal voting, according to a new Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll. The May 17-19 national poll found that 53% of Republicans believe Trump, their party’s nominee, is the “true president” now, compared to 3% of Democrats and 25% of all ...

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Former US Vice President, Walter Mondale is dead

Walter F. Mondale, the former vice president and champion of liberal politics, activist government and civil rights who ran as the Democratic candidate for president in 1984, losing to President Ronald Reagan in a landslide, died on Monday at his home in Minneapolis. He was 93. Kathy Tunheim, a spokeswoman for the family, announced the death. She did not specify ...

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Diplomatic row as Biden calls Putin a “killer”

United States President Joe Biden has said Russian President Vladimir Putin is “going to pay” following a US intelligence report that linked Moscow to an influence campaign that sought to swing the 2020 United States election for former President Donald Trump. The report, which was published by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence on Tuesday, concluded that Moscow ...

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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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Prophet reveals major problem Joe Biden will face

Head of INRI Evangelical Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele has reacted to the inauguration Joe Biden as President of the United States. Speaking further, he enjoined him to take good care of his health so that he would not have health challenges. In a statement on Thursday, the cleric said the emergence of Biden has divine intervention. He added that his ...

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Biden rejects Trump’s move on travel ban

US President-elect Joe Biden’s spokeswoman says the US will maintain travel bans on the UK, much of the EU and Brazil – despite an order from President Donald Trump to lift them. Acccording to BBC,  White House decreed on Monday that the entry ban would end on 26 January – six days after Mr Biden takes office. But Mr Biden’s ...

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Biden’s Inauguration: Security forces brace up to forestall pro-Trump protests

United States law enforcement officers have been out in force at state capitols across the country and in Washington, DC, in response to planned protests in support of President Donald Trump that on Sunday had drawn only a small number people. More than a dozen states have activated National Guard troops to help secure their capitol buildings following an FBI ...

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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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US Scenario: Why Buhari, APC should learn lessons- PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that President Muhammadu Buhari and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) should learn lessons about how strong democratic institutions curbed President Trump from destroying democracy in the US. The party said that it has become imperative that the Buhari-led government must allow democratic institutions to function on account of what happened in the ...

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Capitol Incident: “US has lost moral right to sanction other countries,” Zimbabwe President

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa has knocked President Trump’s administration, saying that the U.S. had no right to sanction other nations in the name of promoting democracy after Wednesday’s riot at the U.S. Capitol. “Last year, President Trump extended painful economic sanctions placed on Zimbabwe, citing concerns about Zimbabwe’s democracy,” Mnangagwa tweeted. Reacting on the attack o. Capitol he said: ...

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