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AllAfrica.com
Ondo Guber - As 25 Aspirants Battle for APC TicketAs the August 27 governorship primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC)
Ondo Guber - As 25 Aspirants Battle for APC Ticket
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
As the August 27 governorship primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State draws nearer, 25 aspirants who are seriously jostling for the ticket of the party in the state are in for a tough battle ahead, writes Tope Fayehun. The... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Former Frederick County official spared jail time in Anne Arundel prostitution caseFormer Frederick County commissioner Blaine Young was found guilty of three mis
Former Frederick County official spared jail time in Anne Arundel prostitution case
Baltimore Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
Former Frederick County commissioner Blaine Young was found guilty of three misdemeanor charges of prostitution on Tuesday, but will have the opportunity to keep his record free of any criminal convictions after the judge gave him probation before... Read more
17h
The Indian Express
Kashmir unrest: Don’t let this be milked for UP polls, J&K Opposition told PM Modithe delegation asked him to ensure that no party — in a clear reference to the
Kashmir unrest: Don’t let this be milked for UP polls, J&K Opposition told PM Modi
The Indian Express / Posted 17 hours ago
the delegation asked him to ensure that no party — in a clear reference to the BJP — turns Kashmir into a theatre for the assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh next year. To their surprise, Modi told the leaders that he too agreed no party should... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bauchi Governor, National Assembly Members in War of SupremacyBy Hamza Idris and Balarabe Alkassim Abuja and Bauchi — There is disquiet betw
Bauchi Governor, National Assembly Members in War of Supremacy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
By Hamza Idris and Balarabe Alkassim Abuja and Bauchi — There is disquiet between some members of the National Assembly from Bauchi State and their governor, Mohammed Abubakar, even as all of them are members of the ruling All Progressives Congress... Read more
20h
The Hindu
BJP priming itself for pollsPM, Shah impress upon State-level leaders the imperative of winning Prime Mini
BJP priming itself for polls
The Hindu / Posted 20 hours ago
PM, Shah impress upon State-level leaders the imperative of winning Prime Minister Narendra Modi told senior leaders from the BJP’s State units here on Tuesday that nationalism and patriotism were the party’s identity and there was a need to keep... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Alberta NDP plans to impose leadership fundraising cap 'unsual,' says Tory brassthe NDP government decides to impose a cap in provincial legislation. The PC b
Alberta NDP plans to impose leadership fundraising cap 'unsual,' says Tory brass
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
the NDP government decides to impose a cap in provincial legislation. The PC board will meet Saturday with the intent of finalizing the rules for the leadership campaign, which will officially start on Oct. 1 and culminate in a delegated... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PDP Leaders Resume Talks As Former Scribe Seeks Buhari's InterventionAbuja — In spite of the several law suits occasioning many contradictory ruling
PDP Leaders Resume Talks As Former Scribe Seeks Buhari's Intervention
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Abuja — In spite of the several law suits occasioning many contradictory rulings and judgments from courts of coordinate jurisdiction, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leaders indicated yesterday that they would resume talks aimed at settling their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Speaker Welcomes Delegates to PBO's International ConferenceThe Parliament of the Republic of South Africa is excited about the impact that
Speaker Welcomes Delegates to PBO's International Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Parliament of the Republic of South Africa is excited about the impact that its Parliamentary Budget Office (PBO) has made so far since its inception in 2013, the Speaker of the National Assembly, Ms Baleka Mbete, told delegates from different... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mitigating the Effects of Drought Is CrucialWindhoek — It is our duty as technical experts and politicians to come together
Mitigating the Effects of Drought Is Crucial
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Windhoek — It is our duty as technical experts and politicians to come together and implement the outcomes of the decisions taken this week at the first African Drought Conference that started in Windhoek on Monday and ends Friday. "Let us work... Read more
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iol.co.za
There’s no such thing as a coloured identityreality would only strengthen apartheid’s hold on them as this will mean they a
There’s no such thing as a coloured identity
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
reality would only strengthen apartheid’s hold on them as this will mean they accept the dominance and legitimacy of apartheid over their identity, their plight and their destiny. Subscribing to the “coloured” tag also celebrates as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PDP Crisis Lingers, Court Reaffirms Sheriff's SackBy Anayo Onukwugha, Chibuzo Ukaibe and Kunle Olasanmi There appears to be no e
PDP Crisis Lingers, Court Reaffirms Sheriff's Sack
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
By Anayo Onukwugha, Chibuzo Ukaibe and Kunle Olasanmi There appears to be no end in sight to the leadership wrangle of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) after the party's national convention slated for Port Harcourt, River State, yesterday, was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Markafi Urges Politicians to Protect Nigeria's DemocracySen. Ahmed Makarfi, Chairman, National Caretaker Committee of Peoples Democrati
Markafi Urges Politicians to Protect Nigeria's Democracy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Sen. Ahmed Makarfi, Chairman, National Caretaker Committee of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has urged politicians in the country to indulge in activities that would protect the nation's democracy. He made the call in Port Harcourt, on Wednesday... Read more
6d
Inquirier.net
Gordon bats for Con-Ass, says Con-Con prone to corruptionworking to corrupt its members. Gordon, in an interview over INQ&A on Tuesday,
Gordon bats for Con-Ass, says Con-Con prone to corruption
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
working to corrupt its members. Gordon, in an interview over INQ&A on Tuesday, said he has always been for a constituent assembly as a means of changing the country’s outdated charter. “If we choose Con-Con we would have to pay for elections... Read more
6d
Namibia Economist
Why felons in Virginia lost their right to vote, againMcAuliffe appeared to be trying to tip it to Hillary Clinton, his friend, by fl
Why felons in Virginia lost their right to vote, again
Namibia Economist / Posted 6 days ago
McAuliffe appeared to be trying to tip it to Hillary Clinton, his friend, by flooding the polls with newly enfranchised ex-offenders. Two months later, on July 22nd, the order was reversed by a Republican-controlled Virginia Supreme Court.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PDP Leaders in Closed Door MeetingThe leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, are currently meeting to cons
PDP Leaders in Closed Door Meeting
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, are currently meeting to consider postponing the party's national convention by another three months. A meeting of the National Executive Committee, NEC, of Nigeria's main opposition party was... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gordon bats for Con-ass, says Con-con prone to corruptionamended through Con-con. Gordon, in an interview over INQ&A on Tuesday, said h
Gordon bats for Con-ass, says Con-con prone to corruption
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
amended through Con-con. Gordon, in an interview over INQ&A on Tuesday, said he has always been for Constituent Assembly (Con-ass). “Sabi ko magko-Con-con tayo, magbabayad tayo ng eleksyon na naman. Mga bata-bata na naman,” he said,... Read more
7d
Inquirier.net
Alvarez, Lagman, cross swords on federalismThe public should trust President Rodrigo Duterte and Congress to do the right
Alvarez, Lagman, cross swords on federalism
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
The public should trust President Rodrigo Duterte and Congress to do the right thing in shifting to a federal form of government through a constituent assembly, House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez has said. Alvarez made this point in a televised debate... Read more
8d
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Governor: Justices 'scared' to go against General Assemblyside against Republican leaders in the court's recent opinion on felon voting r
Governor: Justices 'scared' to go against General Assembly
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
side against Republican leaders in the court's recent opinion on felon voting rights. In a 4-3 ruling, the Supreme Court of Virginia ruled last month that the governor overstepped his authority when he restored the voting rights of 13,000 felons... Read more
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8d
Spartanburg Herald-Journal
McAuliffe: Justices 'scared' to go against General Assemblythinks so. The Richmond Times-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2aYNhZW ) reports McAuli
McAuliffe: Justices 'scared' to go against General Assembly
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
thinks so. The Richmond Times-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2aYNhZW ) reports McAulilffe blasted last month's 4-3 Supreme Court of Virginia ruling Monday during an appearance on a WIQO-FM radio show. The court ruled the governor overstepped his... Read more
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8d
Salon.com
McAuliffe: Justices ‘scared’ to go against General Assemblythinks so. The Richmond Times-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2aYNhZW ) reports McAuli
McAuliffe: Justices ‘scared’ to go against General Assembly
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
thinks so. The Richmond Times-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2aYNhZW ) reports McAulilffe blasted last month’s 4-3 Supreme Court of Virginia ruling Monday during an appearance on a WIQO-FM radio show. The court ruled the governor overstepped his... Read more
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Minda News
RIVERMAN’S VISTA: Towards a federal republic (4)A different kind of constitutional convention CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews/1
RIVERMAN’S VISTA: Towards a federal republic (4)
Minda News / Posted 8 days ago
A different kind of constitutional convention CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews/12 August) — This is the fourth and final installment of my series on constitutional change. In the preceding article, I explored various approaches to federalism. I... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
McAuliffe: Justices 'scared' to go against General Assemblythinks so. The Richmond Times-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2aYNhZW ) reports McAuli
McAuliffe: Justices 'scared' to go against General Assembly
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 8 days ago
thinks so. The Richmond Times-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2aYNhZW ) reports McAulilffe blasted last month's 4-3 Supreme Court of Virginia ruling Monday during an appearance on a WIQO-FM radio show. The court ruled the governor overstepped his... Read more
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8d
Inquirier.net
Alvarez: Trust Duterte, Congress on Con-assthe public should trust President Duterte and Congress that they would do the r
Alvarez: Trust Duterte, Congress on Con-ass
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
the public should trust President Duterte and Congress that they would do the right thing in shifting to a federal form of government through a Constituent Assembly. Alvarez made the appeal amid a debate on whether there was a need to amend the... Read more
8d
AllAfrica.com
Bonyongo Lectures BFA On InvestmentFootball Association (BFA) to pursue other investment opportunities and move aw
Bonyongo Lectures BFA On Investment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Football Association (BFA) to pursue other investment opportunities and move away from being an investor's charity case. Officially opening BFA annual general assembly on August 13, Bonyongo said BFA should learn from the English Football... Read more
8d
AllAfrica.com
Enact Capital Tight Legislation, African Parliaments Toldflight while at the same time ensuring that countries beneficiate their natural
Enact Capital Tight Legislation, African Parliaments Told
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
flight while at the same time ensuring that countries beneficiate their natural resources if Africa is to develop, National Assembly speaker Advocate Jacob Mudenda has said. Adv Mudenda said this during his welcome remarks to delegates attending... Read more
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Island Packet
McAuliffe: Justices 'scared' to go against General Assemblyso. The Richmond Times-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2aYNhZW ) reports that McAuliff
McAuliffe: Justices 'scared' to go against General Assembly
Island Packet / Posted 8 days ago
so. The Richmond Times-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2aYNhZW ) reports that McAuliffe blasted last month's 4-3 Supreme Court of Virginia ruling Monday during an appearance on a WIQO-FM radio show. The court ruled the governor overstepped his... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
First SAARC Young Parliamentarians Conference begins todayISLAMABAD: The First SAARC Young Parliamentarians Conference begins on Tuesday
First SAARC Young Parliamentarians Conference begins today
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
ISLAMABAD: The First SAARC Young Parliamentarians Conference begins on Tuesday (today), in Islamabad, with the key theme of "Peace & Harmony for Development." The National Assembly (NA) of Pakistan has taken the initiative to host the first ever... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mombasa Accused of Ignoring Citizen ViewsThe Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry has accused the county gove
Mombasa Accused of Ignoring Citizen Views
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry has accused the county government of sidelining residents in its budgetary preparations. Yesterday KNCCI Mombasa Branch chairman James Mureu said the exclusion of citizens in the budgetary process... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Budget for change, but none for charter change–Dioknobudget will seek to support the anti-drug policy and increase the public infras
Budget for change, but none for charter change–Diokno
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
budget will seek to support the anti-drug policy and increase the public infrastructure spending under the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte — but none of the budget would be spent for charter change, budget secretary Benjamin Diokno... Read more
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Orange County Register
Freedom is under constant constructionThe U.S. is now conducting air strikes in Libya at the “invitation” of the “gov
Freedom is under constant construction
Orange County Register / Posted 9 days ago
The U.S. is now conducting air strikes in Libya at the “invitation” of the “government,” an announcement accompanied by a Pentagon spokesman’s unpersuasive assurance that “[W]e don’t envision this as being something that’s going to be too long.” We... Read more
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Rappler
Chief Justice Davide against amending Constitutionlaying the groundwork for charter change, with President Rodrigo Duterte himsel
Chief Justice Davide against amending Constitution
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
laying the groundwork for charter change, with President Rodrigo Duterte himself backing the efforts. "I am not in favor of amending the present Constitution at this time. It is the best Constitution. What is important is only to implement the... Read more
11d
Bulatlat.com
Peasant groups decry illegal arrest of leader“The peasants of Southern Tagalog call on the Duterte administration, and to Qu
Peasant groups decry illegal arrest of leader
Bulatlat.com / Posted 11 days ago
“The peasants of Southern Tagalog call on the Duterte administration, and to Quezon Governor (David) Suarez to immediately release Antonio Pajalla.” MANILA – Peasant groups are calling for the release of a farmer leader from Southern Tagalog, who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Breastfeeding in the Workplace Dominates Talk At Nestlé Conferencea key to good nutrition and wellbeing," given the case for exclusively breastfe
Breastfeeding in the Workplace Dominates Talk At Nestlé Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
a key to good nutrition and wellbeing," given the case for exclusively breastfeeding infants in their first six months of life. Also in attendance was Seme MP Dr James Nyikal who once served in the Ministry of Health and is now a member of the... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Holborn and St Pancras backs Corbyn in spite of MP Starmer’s support for Smith Holborn and St Pancras MP Keir Starmer is backing Owen Smith, putting him at
Holborn and St Pancras backs Corbyn in spite of MP Starmer’s support for Smith
The Ham&High Network / Posted 12 days ago
Holborn and St Pancras MP Keir Starmer is backing Owen Smith, putting him at odds with his own constituency party, who have endorsed Jeremy Corbyn Members of the Holborn... Read more
12d
Inquirier.net
PH Embassy fetes int’l youth leaders to foster ‘Filipino spirit’From left to right, Prof. Felix Fuders, Ambassador Roberto Mayorga, Chargé d’Af
PH Embassy fetes int’l youth leaders to foster ‘Filipino spirit’
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
From left to right, Prof. Felix Fuders, Ambassador Roberto Mayorga, Chargé d’Affairés and Minister Patrick Chuasoto, and John Dickson during the Calidad Humana photo exhibit and IYLA reception. CONTRIBUTED WASHINGTON, DC – Delegates to an... Read more
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Daily News
PARLIAMENTcheated US$ 100,000 in covering up expenses spent on the Sri Lankan delegation
PARLIAMENT
Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
cheated US$ 100,000 in covering up expenses spent on the Sri Lankan delegation which attended the United Nations General Assembly in New York during the time of the previous government, Foreign Affairs Minister Mangala Samaraweera said. He was... Read more
12d
AllAfrica.com
DCE Risks Life for MinisterTamale — In what appears to be the show of respect for authority, patriotism an
DCE Risks Life for Minister
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Tamale — In what appears to be the show of respect for authority, patriotism and service to the people, the District Chief Executive (DCE) for Sagnarigu, Mohammed Alhassan Sorogudoo, on Tuesday made a surprise appearance at the main Assembly Hall of... Read more
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walesonline
Wales needs elected mayors of the calibre of Andy BurnhamThe nominations of major figures to stand to be Labour city majors in England h
Wales needs elected mayors of the calibre of Andy Burnham
walesonline / Posted 13 days ago
The nominations of major figures to stand to be Labour city majors in England has raised fears for Wales. Former Health Secretary Andy Burnham, who will be the party's contender to be Greater Manchester mayor is the most prominent of a trio of major... Read more
13d
AllAfrica.com
Sebego Promises DisciplineGaborone — Botswana Football Association (BFA) presidential candidate, Tebogo S
Sebego Promises Discipline
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Gaborone — Botswana Football Association (BFA) presidential candidate, Tebogo Sebego, has asked delegates to elect his team at the association's annual general assembly on Saturday. Officially launching his candidacy in Gaborone on Tuesday, Sebego... Read more
13d
AllAfrica.com
Sudan Insider - Lingering Conflict in Nuba Mts.In our latests Sudan Insider, we provide news and analysis on the last areas of
Sudan Insider - Lingering Conflict in Nuba Mts.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
In our latests Sudan Insider, we provide news and analysis on the last areas of conflict in the Nuba Mountains, updates on this week's peace talks in Addis Ababa, Saudi Arabia's relatively new relationship with Sudan, and how the crisis in South... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Chief Justice Puno bats for 'hybrid' con-conPhilippines (Philippines News Agency) — Former Supreme Court Chief Justice Reyn
Chief Justice Puno bats for 'hybrid' con-con
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
Philippines (Philippines News Agency) — Former Supreme Court Chief Justice Reynato Puno recently pushed for a “hybrid” type of constitutional convention that would amend the Constitution and pave the way for a change into a federal system of... Read more
14d
AllAfrica.com
Mudavadi Criticises President Kenyatta's Merger of 12 PartiesSpeaking during a press briefing at State House Nairobi, the Head of State indi
Mudavadi Criticises President Kenyatta's Merger of 12 Parties
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Speaking during a press briefing at State House Nairobi, the Head of State indicated that constituent parties will hold their National Delegates Congress the previous day at the Bomas of Kenya to ratify their merger with the Jubilee Party. Amani... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Merger Takes Kenya Back to a Single Party State, Warns RailaSpeaking during a press briefing at State House Nairobi, the Head of State indi
Merger Takes Kenya Back to a Single Party State, Warns Raila
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Speaking during a press briefing at State House Nairobi, the Head of State indicated that constituent parties will hold their National Delegates Congress the previous day at the Bomas of Kenya to ratify their merger with the Jubilee Party. ODM... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Baker Donelson's Linda A. Klein Becomes President Of American Bar Association Linda Klein Linda Klein, senior managing shareholder at Baker Donelson, beca
Baker Donelson's Linda A. Klein Becomes President Of American Bar Association
The Chattanoogan / Posted 14 days ago
Linda Klein Linda Klein, senior managing shareholder at Baker Donelson, became president of the American Bar Association today at the conclusion of the ABA Annual Meeting... Read more
15d
Baltimore Sun
Joe Cluster chosen to replace father in House of Delegatesrather than submitting several choices. Under Maryland's Constitution, the gove
Joe Cluster chosen to replace father in House of Delegates
Baltimore Sun / Posted 15 days ago
rather than submitting several choices. Under Maryland's Constitution, the governor must fill any vacancy in the General Assembly with a person approved by the central committee of the party of the last person elected. Joe Cluster, 37, has been... Read more
15d
Pilipino Star
States of the future Phl federal republicthe government from the eight-decade old unitary presidential structure into a
States of the future Phl federal republic
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
the government from the eight-decade old unitary presidential structure into a federal system. This requires the rewriting of the political constitution in its relevant parts. The process is already starting. Process of constitutional change. The... Read more
15d
AllAfrica.com
President Kenyatta to Make Major Announcement On Jubilee Partymorning make a major televised announcement on the Jubilee Party from State Hou
President Kenyatta to Make Major Announcement On Jubilee Party
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
morning make a major televised announcement on the Jubilee Party from State House Nairobi. The announcement by the Head of State comes even as nine constituent parties issued notices of merger to the Registrar of Political Parties. The notices... Read more
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15d
Yonhap News Agency
Rep. Lee Jung-hyun elected as new ruling party chiefmarking the first time for a politician from the country's liberal-leaning sout
Rep. Lee Jung-hyun elected as new ruling party chief
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 15 days ago
marking the first time for a politician from the country's liberal-leaning southwestern Honam region to take the helm of the conservative party. The third-term lawmaker, part of a faction closely affiliated with President Park Geun-hye, was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Crisis Hits Imo PDP, Factions Hold Parallel CongressesThe crisis rocking the Imo State chapter of the People's Democratic Party (PDP)
Crisis Hits Imo PDP, Factions Hold Parallel Congresses
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The crisis rocking the Imo State chapter of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) is far from being over as the party, yesterday held two separate congresses in Owerri, the Imo State capital. While the senator for Imo West (Orlu Zone) Chief Hope... Read more
16d
AllAfrica.com
PDP Chairmanship - Battle Shifts to South Westcome 2019. In particular, the battle for the chairmanship has shifted to the S
PDP Chairmanship - Battle Shifts to South West
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
come 2019. In particular, the battle for the chairmanship has shifted to the South West as the party has now zoned the office to the region predominantly ruled by the All Progressives Congress (APC). Already, a meeting of the leaders and... Read more
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