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Escudero’s erroneous defense of Poe

It is understandable that Sen. Francis “Chiz” Escudero came immediately to the rescue of his presidential candidate, Sen. Grace Poe, when Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte deplored the Senate Electoral Tribunal’s (SET) ruling favoring Poe’s stay in the senate and her presidential ambition despite failing to prove that she is a natural born Filipino, as a constitutional requirement for nationally elected senator. 385 more words


Balan, Balan, Mihen Thibegenneh Vaakah Nethey!

Dhivehi rajjeyge thaareekhugai emme dhigu jumhooree verikameh kurevvi beyfulhakee Ma. Kinbigasdhoshugey Maumoon Abdul Gayyoom kamaai medhaku shakkeh netheve. Adhi 30 aharu vaandhen rayyithun lolugai andhun alhuvaa, eh rayyithun lhos undhoayyah aruvaigen sanaa kiuvvi veriyakeeves Maumoon Abdul Gayyoom kamaai medhu bahuseh netheve. 265 more words


President Buhari accuses corrupt judges and lawyers of frustrating efforts to recover Nigeria's stolen assets

President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, descended on the judiciary, saying the overall levels of judicial service delivery in the county still leave much to be desired. 55 more words

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Pres. Buhari accuses the judiciary of blocking efforts to recover stolen assets

President Buhari who was represented by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the 2015 All Nigeria Judges’ Conference in Abuja, yesterday said he is disturbed that allegations of judicial corruption have become more frequent in the country. 649 more words


Rule of politicians prevailed in SET decision over Poe citizenship issue

Had there been more SC justice-members in the Senate Electoral Tribunal (SET), could Sen. Grace Poe been removed from the Senate already and disqualified from running for the presidency? 1,442 more words