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NIGERIA POLITICS: Weak President Vs. Barbarian Senators

NIGERIA POLITICS: Weak President Vs. Barbarian Senators

It’s more and more glaring that President Muhammadu Buhari is on the road to being Nigeria’s weakest President.

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NICARAGUA POLITICS: US Reacts to Russian Flag In Nicaragua

NICARAGUA POLITICS: US Reacts to Russian Flag In Nicaragua

“Clearly there’s been a lot of activity, and it’s on the uptick now,” said a senior US official familiar with Central American affairs, who spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss the sensitive situation.

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GERMANY POLITICS: 59% Germans Reject US Strike On Syrian Airbase: Poll

GERMANY POLITICS: 59% Germans Reject US Strike On Syrian Airbase: Poll

Moscow pointed out Syria eliminated its stockpiles of chemical weapons, which was confirmed by Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW).

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USA POLITICS: ‘Ossoff Can Win’: McElhannon Republican Strategist Says

USA POLITICS: ‘Ossoff Can Win’: McElhannon Republican Strategist Says

“I’ve never seen Democrats here so engaged, and it’s Donald Trump who got us so engaged,” said Carolyn Hadaway a veteran party activist in Georgia.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: A Compendium of Citizens’ Curses as an Instrument of Oath for Nigerian Politicians

NIGERIA POLITICS: A Compendium of Citizens’ Curses as an Instrument of Oath for Nigerian Politicians

It is in Nigeria we find thieving and adulterous pastors, arrogant and corrupt civil servants, bullying and morally corrupt politicians.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Civil Society Groups Condemn Attempts to ‘Kill the Legislature’

NIGERIA POLITICS: Civil Society Groups Condemn Attempts to ‘Kill the Legislature’

A group of civil society organisations on Thursday marched “against an attempt to kill the legislature,” while urging Nigerians to rise up in defence of democracy and condemn the latest affront against the National Assembly by “executive boy.”

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Executive & Legislature Faceoff: CSOs Warn Against Subversion of National Assembly

NIGERIA POLITICS: Executive & Legislature Faceoff: CSOs Warn Against Subversion of National Assembly

A coalition of large Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) has condemned in strong terms the ongoing attempt by the executive and their agents to subvert the authority and undermine the legislature, describing such move as an unnecessary distraction and a potent

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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Ayaan Hirsi Ali Takes Center Stage Against Protesters Who Prevented Her Visit to Australia

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Ayaan Hirsi Ali Takes Center Stage Against Protesters Who Prevented Her Visit to Australia

“Today you have this horrible alliance between the far left and the Islamists and they’re using the modern media tool to shut people like me out by smearing us,” Ms Hirsi Ali said.

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USA POLITICS: Barack Obama’ Legacy: The Achievments and Failures

USA POLITICS: Barack Obama’ Legacy: The Achievments and Failures

In the end, Barack Obama turned out to be a good human being and decent President. To understand his character, one only needs to read his farewell speech.

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NORTHERN IRELAND POLITICS: Good Friday Agreement

NORTHERN IRELAND POLITICS: Good Friday Agreement

Good Friday Agreement came into force in December 1998 when Northern Ireland’s politicians took their seats at the assembly in Stormont, but it would not be plain sailing from this point on.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Dino MeLiar: The Insufferable Liar

NIGERIA POLITICS: Dino MeLiar: The Insufferable Liar

One thing about people like Dino MeLiar who have problems with the truth: those problems tend not to be one-time events. Dino MeLiar is an insufferable liar!

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CAMEROON POLITICS: Cameroon Crisis Takes Center Stage

CAMEROON POLITICS: Cameroon Crisis Takes Center Stage

“I write to you in hiding. Situation in English-speaking regions of Cameroon is scary. Security forces shooting dead unarmed protesters, arbitrary arrests.”

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Executive, Legislature Face-Off: Enough of this Executive Recklessness

NIGERIA POLITICS: Executive, Legislature Face-Off: Enough of this Executive Recklessness

This has become necessary because we know there cannot be democracy without the legislature and where there is a weak legislature fascism rules.

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ECUADOR POLITICS: Election: The Winner Will Face Tough Economic Choices

ECUADOR POLITICS: Election: The Winner Will Face Tough Economic Choices

The polling firm Cedatos, which accurately predicted the first-round result, put Moreno ahead for the first time since its runoff surveys began.

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UK POLITICS: Brexit: UK-EU Divorce Takes Center Stage

UK POLITICS: Brexit: UK-EU Divorce Takes Center Stage

Forty-four years ago UK joined EU. Nine months ago voters opted to leave in a national referendum. Britain seeks to regain sovereignty. Continue reading.

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INDIA POLITICS: Hardline Hindu Priest a Handful for Modi in Heartland Indian State

INDIA POLITICS: Hardline Hindu Priest a Handful for Modi in Heartland Indian State

Adityanath was a key campaigner for Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Uttar Pradesh elections, and the thumping victory he helped deliver underlined how a divisive candidate could eclipse rivals who tried to reach out across communities.

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USA POLITICS: Tit-For-Tat: Democratic Attorneys General Target Trump, Republican AGs Target Them

USA POLITICS: Tit-For-Tat: Democratic Attorneys General Target Trump, Republican AGs Target Them

Attorneys general are top public lawyer in each state, charged with defending state agencies from lawsuits as well as initiating litigation on their own.

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CHILE POLITICS: Piñera: The Frontrunner Among Crowded Field of Candidates

CHILE POLITICS: Piñera: The Frontrunner Among Crowded Field of Candidates

If Sebastián Piñera returns, it would be an amazing comeback – and the latest surprising chapter in a career full of ups and downs.

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USA POLITICS: Healthcare Fail: Trump Supporters Spare Him Blame, But Lash Out at Democrats, Republicans

USA POLITICS: Healthcare Fail: Trump Supporters Spare Him Blame, But Lash Out at Democrats, Republicans

“I thought there was a good plan the way he talked,” said DeGroat, still confident in Trump’s ability to make reform happen. “I was shocked it didn’t pass.”

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Mr. President, Forget About Ibrahim Magu… Pick Yoruba Or Igbo For The Job!

NIGERIA POLITICS: Mr. President, Forget About Ibrahim Magu… Pick Yoruba Or Igbo For The Job!

There are millions of Yorubas and Igbos who are more qualified, more competent, and more capable than Magu to be the next EFCC Chairman.

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