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Trump questions integrity of presidential election

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday night again questioned the integrity of Tuesday’s presidential election and doubled down on his allegation of fraud against Democrats. In an address to the nation, Trump said he was hearing “horror stories” about how Democrats were manipulating the exercise, especially mail-in ballots. “I have been talking about this for many months. I have said ...

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US 2020: Nigerian secures massive votes to win legislative seat

A Nigerian, Ms Esther Agbaje, has been elected into the Minnesota House of Representatives in Tuesday’s United States general elections. She will represent District 59B in the 134-member House on the platform of the Democratic-Farmer–Labor Party (DFL), an affiliate of United States Democratic Party. Esther, 35, won by a landslide, polling 17,396 votes or 74.7 per cent of the total ...

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US 2020: Biden hopeful of victory, launches transition website

Joe Biden, the Democratic candidate for the United States President, has opened an official transition website, www.buildbackbetter.com. The move comes as votes are still being counted in many states and the presidential race still undecided. On the www.buildbackbetter.com website is a short statement that reiterates Biden’s earlier assertion that it is the American people that will decide who becomes the ...

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US 2020: Trump vows to head to Supreme Court

US President Donald Trump says he will challenge results of the 2020 Election at the Supreme Court. He accused his Democratic Party challenger Joe Biden of electoral fraud, saying voting was still going in many polling centres after expiration of voting time. In a briefing at the White House on Wednesday morning, Trump said: “This is a fraud on the ...

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213 to 238: Biden coasting to victory in the US presidential poll

As votes are being counted in the US presidential election, leectoral College count currently stands at 238 votes for Biden and 213 votes for Donald Trump. In the race to 270 Electoral Votes, Democratic challenger Joe Biden took an early lead on President Donald Trump and maintained it heading into the overnight hours of Tuesday to Wednesday morning’s wee hours, ...

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Trump vs Biden;: Tght race in key states as results trickle in

The polls are beginning to close in the eastern part of the country as Americans choose between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden in a momentous election unfolding amid the worst pandemic in 100 years. Results are flowing in from battlegrounds and it is too early to make a projection in key states like Georgia, North Carolina, ...

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US 2020: Major factors that will shape today’s presidential election

President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden had one last chance to make their case to voters in critical battleground states on Monday – the final full day of a campaign that laid bare their dramatically different visions for tackling the nation’s pressing problems and for the office of the presidency itself. The candidates are seeking to lead a ...

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US 2020: Nine Nigerians contesting for positions

As millions of US residents a and citizens are warming up for the country’s general elections, no fewer than nine Nigerian-Americans are on the ballot in Tuesday’s general elections in the United States. Running mostly on the platform of the Democratic Party, the candidates are bidding for different offices at the federal, state and local levels. Besides the presidential election, ...

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US 2020: Drama as Trump, Biden engage in verbal attacks during debate

US President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday engaged chaotic in verbal attacks in  the first presidential debate The 90-minute encounter was characterised by frequent interruptions, mostly from Trump, and insults, with Biden calling the President a clown. Fox News anchor and moderator of the night, Chris Wallace, had a hard time controlling both candidates, who ...

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US Visa Ban: Oshiohmohe, Ganduje, Yahaya Bello reportedly affected

Some top politicians including Adams Oshiomole, former APC National Chairman have been reportedly  slammed with a visa ban by the United States Government on Monday February 14. Others affected are, Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, and Kogi governor, Yahaya Bello, are reportedly among those affected by the latest US sanction, SaharaReporters reports. Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna on the other ...

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