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Nigeria’s Oye Owolewa & Esther Agbaje Elected As Members Of US House Of Representatives

Apart from United States presidential election held on Tuesday, governorship elections also took place in 11 states and two territories alongside congressional elections for all 435 seats of the US House of Representatives, and 35 of the 100 seats in the Senate. The polls which has since been closed has however produced two Nigerian-American winners out…

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Algeria’s President, Abdelmadjid Tebboune, Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Abdelmadjid Tebboune, the President of Algeria has tested positive for COVID-19, his office said in a statement on Tuesdayl. Also disclosing that he is currently being treated in a German hospital, the announcement ended days of speculation over the health of the 74-year-old leader. “Tebboune continues to receive treatment in a specialised German hospital after catching the Covid-19 illness,” Algerian Presidency…

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Trump Threatens To Dispute Election Count At Supreme Court, Claims Premature ‘Victory’

President Donald Trump has claimed that he’s the winner of the US presidential election, despite the final results not yet being given, adding that he be heading to the Supreme Court to dispute the counting of votes. Even though millions of legitimate votes were yet to be counted and a half-dozen battleground states were still not called, the incumbent…

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Biden Is Ahead Of Trump In US Electoral College Votes, According To Reports

The results for the 2020 US Presidential election between incumbent President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden are beginning to follow in, with local media projecting wins for the Trump so far in 23 states including big prizes Florida and Texas, as well as Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri and Ohio — all states he won in…

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US Election: Kanye West Acknowledges Defeat, Says He’s Running Again In 2024

Kanye West has officially conceded defeat in the ongoing US Presidential race. The 43-year-old rapper took to his Twitter on election night, Tuesday November 3 to acknowledge the fact that he’s not going to be the next President of the United States, at least in the year 2020. “WELP KANYE 2024 🕊,” West tweeted along with a pic of himself…

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Presidential Task Force On COVID-19 Predicts Massive Infections In Two Weeks

The Federal Government has revealed that there would be a massive COVID-19 infections in the next two weeks. This came as Lagos State government, yesterday, warned residents that the continuous disregard of COVID-19 protocols and safety guidelines could lead to a second wave of new cases in Lagos. Disclosing the development, yesterday, in Abuja during a news briefing,…

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Twitter Restricts Donald Trump’s Tweet Accusing Opposition Of “Trying To Steal The Election”

Incumbent US President and Republican candidate, Donald Trump on Wednesday alleged his opposition of trying “steal the election” on Twitter, only for the post to be restricted by the micro-blogging app. “We are up BIG, but they are trying to STEAL the election. We will never let them do it. Votes cannot be cast after the Poles…

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Read LCC Boss’ Full Testimony During Submission Of CCTV Footage To Lagos Judicial Panel

Nearly two weeks after the incident, investigations are still ongoing to determine what really happened at the Lekki Toll Gate area of Lagos state where soldiers opened fire on #EndSARS protesters and who was responsible for the shootings. On Tuesday, the Managing Director of the Lekki Concession Company, Abayomi Omomuwasan, appeared before the panel of Inquiry and…

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Pelumi Onifade: Nigerians Demand Justice For 20-Year-Old Journalist Who Died In Police Custody

Justice for Pelumi, the mysterious death of 20-year-old journalist Pelumi Onifade while detained in police custody has sparked outrage across the country. It was reported on Tuesday by his family that the Lagos resident was arrested by a Task Force team while working with Gboah TV as a journalist covering the unrest that took place in the Oko…

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