Administration Officials

2023: My favourite candidate may be eliminated if I reveal his identity, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that revealing the identity of his preferred candidate for the 2023 presidential election may put the latter’s life at risk of elimination. Mr Buhari said this during an exclusive interview aired by Channels TV on Wednesday. “I wouldn‘t (mention the name of my favourite successor) because he may be eliminated […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Osinbajo notifies Buhari of readiness to run for president in 2023

Vice President Oluyemi Osinbajo has informed President Muhammadu Buhari of his intention to run for president in 2023 and sought the blessing of his principal who did not make immediate commitments, Peoples Gazette can report. Mr Osinbajo’s move came when he met with Mr Buhari on New Year’s Day with the mindset that his ambition […]

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New Manhattan DA dropped COVID nursing home probe of Cuomo: lawyer

nursing homes during the initial coronavirus outbreak, his lawyer said Monday. Cuomo’s spokesman forwarded a statement from Elkan Abramowitz, an attorney who had repped the governor’s office under Cuomo. “I was contacted today by the head of the Elder Care Unit from the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office who informed me they have closed its investigation […]

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Rahm Emanuel confirmed as ambassador to Japan despite Democrats’ divide in Senate

saw the confirmation of more than 50 other ambassadors, judges and administration officials as legislators trickled out of town for the holidays. But three left-wing Democrats — Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey of Massachusetts and Jeff Merkley of Oregon — opposed Emanuel due to his record on police brutality. In 2014, then-mayor Emanuel refused […]

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Donald Trump to sign order prioritising access to coronavirus vaccines for Americans

President Donald Trump is set to issue an executive order that would prioritise access to COVID-19 vaccines for Americans before the U.S. helps other countries, according to some administration officials. The officials told newsmen on Monday evening that Trump would announce the order at a COVID-19 vaccine summit holding at the White House on Tuesday. […]

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