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Politics April 26, 2015: Obama's anger management issues at White House Correspondents' Dinner speech

Obama’s anger management issues at White House Correspondents’ Dinner speech

April 26, 2015

President Barack Obama showed that under the cool no drama Obama veneer there are anger issues, simmering beneath the surface in his funny and sometimes-mean White House Correspondents’ Dinner speech. 6 more words

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Imo Decides: Gov. Okorocha Declared Winner In Re-run Poll

Imo Guber: Gov. Okorocha Declared Winner In Re-run PollIn the Saturday’s supplementary governorship election in Imo state, incumbent governor Rochas Okorocha, has emerged winner in the state.Okorocha, the candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) won in 20 out of the 23 Local Government areas in the state where the supplementary election was held, polling a total of 31,326 votes.His closest challenger, Emeka Ihedioha, of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) garnered 13,624 votes.The outcome of Saturday’s election effectively truncated Ihedioha’s hope of overtaking the governor and winning the election. 243 more words

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Patience Jonathan as one of the reasons why we suffered a heavy defeat - Says PDP chieftain

PDP chieftain, has named outgoing First Lady, Patience Jonathan as one of the reasons why the party suffered a heavy defeat in the recently-concluded elections.The Bayelsa State publicity secretary of the party, Osom Makbere, says President Goodluck Jonathan lost the March 28 presidential election due to international and domestic conspiracies as well as the overbearing attitude of the First Lady.Makbere said, “History has stated that no failure, defeat orloss is a product of a single factor. 274 more words

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At Last!! APC Zones Successfully — See The New Zoning Formula for ...

At Last!! APC Zones Successfully — See The New Zoning Formula for Senate President And Speaker Following resolutions at the APC leadership meeting in Abuja on Wednesday, April 21; which mandated the partyto come up with a more acceptable zoning formula, thereare strong indications that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has come up with a new zoning arrangement.The new zoning structure, a copy of which was seen by our correspondent, takes cognisance of performance, integrity, legislative experience and ranking in considering candidates for National Assembly positions.The new zoning formula cedes the Senate Presidency to the North-east while the Speaker goes to the South-west.The position of Senate Leader went to the North-west while the deputy Senate President went to North-central.Stakeholders privy to the new zoning formula from the North west and North east expressed delight with the newarrangement while some members of the party’s National Working Committee (NWC) who know of the new arrangement but not mandated to speak said: “the new zoning formula is with our leaders. 33 more words

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In 6 Months, Nigerians May Stone Buhari – Apostle Suleiman

Shortly after defending why his prophecieson the General elections failed to come to pass, Apostle Suleiman in the interview with Punch newspaper, made a disturbing statement concerning the president elect, Muhammad Buhari.“Let me say this to you. 438 more words

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Politics April 25, 2015: Obama WH-Israel thaw continues on Yom Haatzmaut, but not towards Netanyahu

Obama WH-Israel thaw continues on Yom Haatzmaut, but not towards Netanyahu

April 25, 2015

After Congressional Democrats warned President Barack Obama and the administration, their harsh rhetoric towards Israel and its Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu would cost the Democrats votes in the 2016 elections, Obama has been trying to placate and improve relations especially…

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