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BRAZIL POLITICS: ‘Politicians Not Yet Keen to Fight Corruption’: Judge Moro

BRAZIL POLITICS: ‘Politicians Not Yet Keen to Fight Corruption’: Judge Moro

“Unfortunately, I see lack of vigorous attitude from Brazilian authorities regarding problem of corruption,” said Brazilian federal judge Sergio Moro.

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KENYA POLITICS: Politicians Steer Clear of Hate Speech Before Election

KENYA POLITICS: Politicians Steer Clear of Hate Speech Before Election

“I think politicians are trying to be smart,” Hassan Mohamed, secretary of the government-run monitor, the National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC), told Reuters.

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INDIA POLITICS: ‘Isolate Corrupt Politicians’: Narendra Modi

INDIA POLITICS: ‘Isolate Corrupt Politicians’: Narendra Modi

“When law takes its course against those who loot the nation, we have to unite against those who seek an escape route,” Prime Minister Narendra Modi says.

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BRAZIL POLITICS: Politicians Hit By Corruption Scandal Unlikely to Return: Fernando Henrique Cardoso Says

BRAZIL POLITICS: Politicians Hit By Corruption Scandal Unlikely to Return: Fernando Henrique Cardoso Says

Lula, Brazil’s first working-class president who held the office between 2003 and 2011, faces five court cases related to Operation Car Wash that could bar him from running – something his supporters have branded a witch hunt.

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UK POLITICS: Absolute Mayhem! Watch Theresa May Struggling to Justify Nurses on Food Stamps (VIDEO)

UK POLITICS: Absolute Mayhem! Watch Theresa May Struggling to Justify Nurses on Food Stamps (VIDEO)

“Lots of ordinary nurses, by the end of the week, are having to use food banks because they can’t afford to pay for food,” Marr told the PM in an interview on Sunday morning. “That is not the sort of country you want to run, is it?” he asked.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Nigerian Politicians Engage in ‘Do-Or-Die’ Politics: Mahmood Yakubu Says

NIGERIA POLITICS: Nigerian Politicians Engage in ‘Do-Or-Die’ Politics: Mahmood Yakubu Says

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has accused Nigerian politicians of being extremely desperate for power and engaging in a “do-or-die” politics.

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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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BRAZIL POLITICS: Politicians Scramble to Negotiate Amnesty

BRAZIL POLITICS: Politicians Scramble to Negotiate Amnesty

Brazil Prosecutor General Rodrigo Janot calls for investigations into bribery and political kickbacks against six cabinet ministers and over 100 lawmakers.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: APC Government and its Deceptional Rhetoric: A Wake Up Call to the Electorate

NIGERIA POLITICS: APC Government and its Deceptional Rhetoric: A Wake Up Call to the Electorate

Nigerians have to contend with political deceptions, betrayals and endless rhetorical excesses of the political elite. A typical Nigerian politician has proven that he is not to be TRUSTED!

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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Scandal Exposed! Sussan Ley Resigns

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Scandal Exposed! Sussan Ley Resigns

Australian Health Minister Sussan Ley said she had resigned from her Cabinet position amid an expenses scandal that has proved to be an embarrassing.

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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Australian Politicians ‘Out of Touch’, Learn From Donald Trump: Gina Rinehart Says

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Australian Politicians ‘Out of Touch’, Learn From Donald Trump: Gina Rinehart Says

‘Trump found wanted America to be great again, taxes lowered and Americans to be safe,’ Rinehart said. She claimed Australian politicians are ‘out of touch’

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DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO: 2017 Kabila to Leave Office

DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO: 2017 Kabila to Leave Office

The constitution cannot be changed to let Congolese President Kabila stand for a third term, a prime minister will be named from the main opposition bloc.

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BRAZIL: Switzerland Gives Brazil Access Swiss Accounts Of Politicians, Petrobras Executives

BRAZIL: Switzerland Gives Brazil Access Swiss Accounts Of Politicians, Petrobras Executives

Switzerland’s highest court, the Swiss Federal Court, rejected last appeal by those involved after a lower court had allowed the transfer of documents.

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USA: ‘Politicians Ignore Your Cries, But I Never Will’ – Donald Trump

USA: ‘Politicians Ignore Your Cries, But I Never Will’ – Donald Trump

Donald Trump: “All across this country, dining room tables have an empty seat because the government abandoned its duty and has not enforced basic laws.”

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BRAZIL: Politicians Are Seriously Corrupt

BRAZIL: Politicians Are Seriously Corrupt

When it comes to corruption allegations, the politicians judging suspended president Dilma Rousseff seem less worried.

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CROATIA: Politicians Promise Tax Cuts, Woo Upstarts Before Election

CROATIA: Politicians Promise Tax Cuts, Woo Upstarts Before Election

Opinion polls for the Sept. 11 vote point to a slight advantage for the SDP social democrats over the HDZ conservatives.

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NORTHERN IRELAND: Politicians, Human Rights Activists Threaten Legal Challenge To Brexit Trigger

NORTHERN IRELAND: Politicians, Human Rights Activists Threaten Legal Challenge To Brexit Trigger

The British government has said it is considering when to trigger Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, which would start a two-year countdown to exit.

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GERMANY: Angela Merkel Warns That Jo Cox’s Death A Reminder Politicians Should To Avoid Inflammatory Language

GERMANY: Angela Merkel Warns That Jo Cox’s Death A Reminder Politicians Should To Avoid Inflammatory Language

“This is a terrible precedent,” said the German chancellor Angela Merkel.

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KENYA: Police Summoned Pro-Government, Opposition Politicians

KENYA: Police Summoned Pro-Government, Opposition Politicians

Kuria has been embroiled in another “hate speech” case for almost a year. He denies the charges.

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NIGERIA: What Morals Do Nigerian Politicians Teach Their Children?

Nigerians have not been able to identify a politician whose world view, political leaning and idiosyncrasies are at variance with those of his children.

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