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Trump accuses Obama of being ‘behind’ town hall protests

President Donald Trump has accused former President Barack Obama of being “behind” the protests that Republican members of Congress have encountered at town hall meetings across the country. The allegation came during the president’s interview on Fox News’ “Fox & Friends,” clips of which were released Monday. Interviewer Brian Kilmeade …

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Ex-presidential candidate, Pere Ajuwa, dies

The Presidential Candidate for the Liberal Democratic Party of Nigeria and the Alliance for Democracy in the 2003 and 2007 elections, Chief Pere Ajuwa, has died. Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson described the Ajuwa’s death in a statement as sad, shocking and a monumental loss to the government and people …

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Trump tells Democrats to move on Cabinet picks

President Donald Trump is jawboning Democrats to move faster on approving his Cabinet nominations. In an early morning post on his verified Twitter account, the president said, “When will the Democrats give us our Attorney General and rest of Cabinet.” He said, “They should be ashamed of themselves! No wonder …

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Breaking silence, Obama speaks out on Trump immigrants order

Former President Barack Obama praised protesters who amassed across the country in opposition to President Donald Trump’s immigration orders, breaking his silence on political issues for the first time since leaving office. “The president fundamentally disagrees with the notion of discriminating against individuals because of their faith or religion,” Obama’s …

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Okonjo-Iweala denies she’s running for president

Former finance minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala says she has no plans to run for president in 2019. Mrs Okonjo-Iweala took to Facebook Thursday to post a disclaimer against a campaign on the social media site urging her to run for president in 2019, with the president of the African Development Bank, …

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