US election: Russian President, Putin reveals who he will work with

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday said he was ready to work with any U.S. leader. According to Russian news agency, the President said he would congratulate whoever emerges the winner of the U.S. presidential election once all the legal formalities are settled. “We will work with anyone who has the trust of the American... Continue Reading →

US election: How Trump’s behaviour will influence Africa – Shehu Sani

Shehu Sani, a former Nigerian lawmaker, has lamented the unfolding events in the United States. The US presidential election was a tight battle between President Donald Trump of the Republican Party and Joe Biden, candidate of the Democratic Party. Joe Biden, however, emerged as winner after polling over 270 electoral college votes although the winner... Continue Reading →

Nigerian protests: A once-in-a-generation moment for change

Last month, the protests that gripped Nigeria for weeks reached a bloody peak. On October 20, security forces opened fire on unarmed demonstrators at a toll gate in Lekki, outside Lagos, which, according to Amnesty International, killed 12 people. Witnesses described how CCTV cameras and lights were shut off before the shooting started, apparently in... Continue Reading →

US election: ‘We will win’ – Trump declares

The United States, US, President, Donald Trump, on Tuesday expressed hope of being declared winner of the ongoing presidential election. Trump said results that would be announced next week would declare him winner. He stated this in a tweet via his verified Twitter handle. According to Trump: “We are making big process. Results start to... Continue Reading →

Nigerians Knock Buhari For Lecturing Biden On Democracy

Nigerians have reacted to President Muhammadu Buhari's congratulatory message to Joe Biden, US president-elect. They took to social media to knock the President for lecturing Biden on democracy due to his government's lack of respect for citizens' rights. Biden was projected as the winner of the 2020 presidential election after results from Pennsylvania meant his... Continue Reading →

US election 2020: ‘Historic achievement’ – UK congratulates Joe Biden, Harris

UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson has congratulated Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on their projected victory in the 2020 presidential election. Boris Johnson described Biden’s victory as a historic achievement. On his Twitter page, Boris tweeted: “Congratulations to Joe Biden on his election as 46th president of the United State and to Kamala Harris on... Continue Reading →

Nine Nigerian-Americans Contesting In United States Election On Tuesday

As the United States of America heads to the polls on Tuesday, no less than nine Nigerian-Americans are on the ballot for various elective offices. Apart from the presidential election, governorship elections are taking place in 11 states and two territories while congressional elections are also holding for all 435 seats of the US House... Continue Reading →

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