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Joe Biden Confidently Kicks Off Re-Election Campaign Amid Controversy
Joe Biden Confidently Kicks Off Re-Election Campaign Amid Controversy
13 Jul 2024

In a spirited rally in Detroit, President Joe Biden reiterated his intention to seek re-election in 2024 despite criticisms and calls for him to step down. Highlighting his international experience and warning against the implications of the conservative Project 2025, Biden received support from key party figures but faced growing concerns about his age and recent public mistakes.

Biden Struggles in Heated Atlanta Debate with Trump
Biden Struggles in Heated Atlanta Debate with Trump
28 Jun 2024

The presidential debate in Atlanta saw Joe Biden and Donald Trump trade barbs in a heated exchange. Both candidates frequently interrupted each other, while Biden stumbled in addressing Trump's critiques about his son and his own policies. The debate covered the pandemic, economy, and foreign policy, with Biden focusing on pandemic response and Trump defending his record.

Labour Party Leadership Accused of Stealth Operations: Kenneth Okonkwo Calls for Arrest of Julius Abure and Team
Labour Party Leadership Accused of Stealth Operations: Kenneth Okonkwo Calls for Arrest of Julius Abure and Team
21 Jun 2024

Kenneth Okonkwo has accused Labour Party leaders, led by Julius Abure, of running a secret society and called for their arrest. Okonkwo criticized a recent convention in Nnewi, Anambra State, as being unlawful. He also faulted Peter Obi for endorsing the leadership by visiting the party's secretariat. Okonkwo emphasized the need for transparency in party politics.

ANC Optimistic About Securing Key NFP Seat in KwaZulu-Natal Coalition
ANC Optimistic About Securing Key NFP Seat in KwaZulu-Natal Coalition
13 Jun 2024

As the KwaZulu-Natal government prepares for a tight electoral outcome, the ANC's optimism hinges on the National Freedom Party's crucial seat. ANC KZN secretary Bheki Mtolo is confident about the NFP's support due to their historical relationship, hoping it would help form a stable government prioritizing peace and ethics.

Kanze Dena Recounts Surviving on Savings Amid Two-Year Payment Dispute
Kanze Dena Recounts Surviving on Savings Amid Two-Year Payment Dispute
12 Jun 2024

Kanze Dena, former State House spokesperson, reveals she hasn't been paid by the government for two years, surviving on savings. She continues her duties, presenting documents to support her claim. Allegations of government intimidation and mismanagement arise amidst these revelations.

Pro-European Parties Triumph Over Radical Right-Wing Surge in the Netherlands’ European Elections
Pro-European Parties Triumph Over Radical Right-Wing Surge in the Netherlands’ European Elections
7 Jun 2024

In the European elections, the Netherlands saw a substantial rise in pro-European sentiment, as the GreenLeft-Labour alliance secured eight of the country's 31 seats in the European Parliament, shifting away from the radical right. Led by Frans Timmermans, the alliance marked its first joint list appearance, outshining the Freedom and Democracy Party (PVV) despite their gains.

Donald Trump Steals the Show at UFC 302 Amid Legal Turmoil
Donald Trump Steals the Show at UFC 302 Amid Legal Turmoil
2 Jun 2024

Despite recent convictions, former President Donald Trump received a warm welcome at UFC 302 at Prudential Center. Trump's appearance, aimed at revamping his image, was marked by strong support, highlighting his ongoing influence in the political arena.

Trump's Guilty Verdict: Devoted Supporters Express Divided Opinions
Trump's Guilty Verdict: Devoted Supporters Express Divided Opinions
31 May 2024

Donald Trump's devoted supporters are deeply divided following his guilty verdict in the hush-money case. While some see the verdict as a travesty of justice, others remain resolute in their support for Trump. The conviction has led to varied reactions, including thoughts of civil unrest, and its impact on Trump's re-election campaign remains uncertain.

Nigeria's N90 Billion Subsidy for 2024 Hajj: A Controversial Investment Amid Allegations
Nigeria's N90 Billion Subsidy for 2024 Hajj: A Controversial Investment Amid Allegations
17 May 2024

Nigeria's decision to subsidize the 2024 Hajj pilgrimage with N90 billion has sparked debate. While the government cites the importance of religious pilgrimage, critics highlight concerns over Saudi Arabia's alleged sponsorship of terrorism and the economic implications.