Category Archives: Politics

Trump says U.S. election winner might not be known for months

United States.President Donald Trump said on Friday that Americans might not know the winner of the November presidential election for months due to disputes over mail ballots, building on his criticism of a method that could be used by half of U.S. voters this year.Election experts have said it might take several days after the Nov. 3 election until a winner is known as officials will need time to count mail ballots that arrive after election day.

Reasons Why Obaseki Might Be Sacked By Supreme Court, Despite Being Declared Winner

An online user has opined that Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State could still be sacked by court order despite being declared winner by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in the September 19 Edo State governorship election owing to some reasons he shared.

The user with the Facebook handle, Lanto Lanto used the case of the sacked Imo Governor, Emeka Iheidioha to make his point.

Inspector-General Of Police Adamu Called Me To Leave Edo On Eve Of Governorship Election – Wike

According to the governor, who was the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party’s governorship campaign, the IGP called him on the telephone and ordered him to leave Edo immediately but that the police boss could not respond when he asked why Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State and Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State, members of All Progressives Congress, were allowed to remain in the state.Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has said that the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, ordered him to leave Edo State on the eve of the September 19 governorship election.

Edo Election: “I Didn’t Ask Obaseki To Return To APC After Win” – Ize-Iyamu

The Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu Campaign Organisation has called on the traditional media to perform due diligence in reporting events arising from Edo State, “as unprofessionalism would render them as tools for PDP”.

This was in a statement forwarded to Igbere TV by the Director of Communication and Media of the Osagie Ize-Iyamu Campaign Organisation, Mr John Mayaki, who reacted to claims that APC candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu appealed to Governor Godwin Obaseki to return to APC yesterday at a press conference in Abuja.

Edo Election: Gallant Voters Stop Thugs From Disrupting Election In Oredo (Video)

Edo election 2020 – A report reaching us from Benin City Edo state has it that some Gallant voters in Polling Unit 22-24, Ward 6 in Oredo local government stopped APC thugs from disrupting the ongoing election.

Oredo local government is the LGA of Governor Godwin Obaseki. Watch video below.

Police, Hoodlums Take Over Building Belonging To Nigerian Embassy In Congo DR After Evicting Staff, Stealing Valuables – VIDEO

Police officers and some armed hoodlums have taken over a building belonging to the Nigerian Embassy in Kinshasa, Congo Democratic Republic, SaharaReporters has learnt.The building, it was gathered, houses staff of the embassy and visitors.

Billionaire Bloomberg to spend $100 million in Florida to help Joe Biden

Michael Bloomberg, who spent $1 billion of his own money on a failed 2020 presidential bid, will inject at least $100 million to help Democrat Joe Biden’s campaign against President Donald Trump in Florida.                                                         Former 2020 Democratic presidential candidate and former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks by video feed during the 4th and final night of the 2020 Democratic National Convention, as participants from across the country are hosted over video links from the originally planned site of the convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S. August 20, 2020. 2020 Democratic National Convention/Pool via REUTERS

‘Trump is not Joking about Staying in Office for more than 2 Terms’- Former Trump lawyer, Michael Cohen

US President, Donald Trump‘s former attorney, Michael Cohen has stated that Trump isn’t joking when he floats the notion of attempting to stay in the White House beyond the officially legislated two terms.Trump has repeatedly joked about the idea of a third term while also looking to sow doubt in the integrity of November’s election.

Read some of the ‘Love Letters’ Donald Trump traded with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un

American Journalist, Bob Woodward’s latest Donald Trump book, which is trending after excerpts detailed Trump’s candid thoughts about the true threat of the COVID-19 pandemic, has now revealed that the United States president shared about 27 letters between himself and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un.Trump, 74, is a ‘friend’ of the 36 year old authoritarian leader and has previously revealed that he and Kim have shared ‘love letters’ before.

Trump Said he Knew Virus was Deadly but Still Played Down Crisis: Woodward book

United States President Donald Trump acknowledged to a journalist early in the coronavirus pandemic that he played down the danger of the health crisis despite having evidence to the contrary, according to a new book.“I wanted to always play it down,” Trump told author Bob Woodward on March 19, days after he declared a national emergency. “I still like playing it down, because I don’t want to create a panic.”