Tag Archives: Presidential

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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#Debates2020: Major Takeaways From Trump And Biden’s First US Presidential Debate

On Tuesday September 29, major candidates in the 2020 United States presidential election, the incumbent President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden faced off from a social distance in the nation’s first presidential debate in Cleveland, just five weeks out from Election Day. The first presidential debate which was held at Case Western Reserve University and…

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Presidential Election: IBB Congratulates Buhari, Lauds Atiku’s Doggedness

  Former Military President, General Ibrahim Babangida (rtd), has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his victory at the presidential election. He sent his goodwill messages to the President in a statement personally signed by him on Saturday. “I wish to congratulate President Muhammadu Buhari GCFR on his re-election to lead Nigeria in the next four…

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Presidential Election: U.S. Speaks On Buhari’s Re-election

The United States has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his re-election in last Saturday’s Presidential election. U.S. Secretary of State, Michael Pompeo, in a statement on Thursday noted the assessments of international and domestic observer missions affirming the overall credibility of the election. Pompeo said the United States’ assessment was “in spite of localised violence and irregularities”. He…

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Presidential Election: Domestic Observers Tell Atiku, PDP What To Do

A Group of Accredited Domestic Observers has advised the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar, to accept defeat with dignity. Tunde Bafunsho, National Coordinator of Organisation of Justice for Equity Sustenance gave the advice at a news conference on Wednesday in Abuja. Bafunsho spoke on behalf of the Accredited Domestic Observers namely -National…

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PDP Rejects Presidential Election Results

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected results of the presidential elections being announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Uche Secondus, PDP national chairman, said the results being announced at the national collation center are incorrect. He said this at an ongoing press conference in Abuja. The PDP national chairman said so far,…

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