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  1. Nigeria's Election Commission Accused of Helping OppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Voice of America

    Independent National Electoral Commission chairman, Attahiru Jega, left, views election results at the coalition center in Abuja, Nigeria, Monday, March 30, 2015. A spokesman for Nigeria's ruling People's Democratic Party has accused the Independent National Elections Commission of colluding with security agencies in deciding last Saturday's gubernatorial elections in some PDP strongholds in favor of the All Progressives Congress Party .

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  2. Buhari's Party Wins Majority of Nigeria States in Governorship ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Outlook

    The party of Nigeria's president- elect Muhammadu Buhari has won governorship elections in a majority of the country's 36 states, building its strength nationwide after a historic presidential win, official results today showed. The All Progressives Congress held at least 21 governor's seats following Saturday's regional polls but could add to that tally with results from a handful of states still pending.

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  3. Nigeria's 2015 Elections: Prologue to the Past?Read the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    In the 45 years since the Nigerian civil war ended in January 1970, Nigeria has often seemed on the verge of making significant political advances. While its population soared, however, the country stumbled through one contentious electoral exercise after another, interspersed with military rule.

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  4. Reducing Child Abuse Impact Involves Addressing Needs to Repair...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | CNN

    ... (702,000). The report is based on data submitted by 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and is designed to provide data based on information reported to state child protective services agencies. Select one of the ...

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  5. Akwa Ibom: PDP, APC intensify strategiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Vanguard

    AS the country gets ready for the governorship election on Saturday, April 11, 2015, the two major political parties in Akwa Ibom State, the People's Democratic Party, PDP, and All Progressives Congress, APC, have once again commenced traversing the nooks and crannies of the state to woo the electorate. There have been serious confusion among PDP supporters since the emergence of Major -General Buhari's of the APC as president-elect as many fear that his win could affect the outcome of the governorship elections.

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  6. PDP accuses Amosun of purchasing 400,000 PVCsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Vanguard

    The People's Democratic Party in Ogun State has accused the state governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun of procuring some unclaimed Permanent Voters Cards ahead of the governorship election in the state. The PDP in a statement issued by Director of Media and Publicity of Gboyega Nasiru Isiaka Campaign Organisation, Ifekayode Akinbode, stated this, claiming that it was a plot to rig the coming election in the state.

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  7. Nigeria's Critical ElectionRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | Project Syndicate

    After 16 years in power, the People's Democratic Party will no longer lead Nigeria's government, having lost last week's presidential election to the opposition All Progressives Congress . Moreover, the outcome marks the first time since Nigeria achieved independence from Great Britain in 1960 that an incumbent has been displaced by a rival political party without violence.

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  8. I told Goodluck he will lose the elections - T.B JoshuaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    Televangelist and cleric of the Synagogue Church of All Nations , Prophet Temitope Joshua, Sunday, said he told President Goodluck Jonathan, that he would lose the March 28 presidential election. Jonathan of the People's Democratic Party, PDP, was defeated by Gen.

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  9. Ryan Martin Ready For Mikito Soto, Puerto Rico DebutRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | Boxing Scene

    Whatever quality time was enjoyed by Ryan Martin over the Easter weekend will have to last at least through mid-May. The 22-year old prospect is set for a pair of fights over the course of the next five weeks, beginning with his first pro fight in Puerto Rico. Martin will appear on the undercard of Orlando Salido's 130 lb.

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  10. Jigawa deputy governor expelled from PDP for allegedly voting for BuhariRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    The deputy governor of Jigawa state, Alhaji Ahmed Mahmoud, has been expelled from the People's Democratic Party for voting for the opposition in the March 28 presidential election. Mahmoud was expelled during an emergency meeting held by a PDP stakeholders of Galagamma ward of Gumel local government area of Jigawa state.

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  11. Building Fires in Puerto Rico can Damage Properties Not Directly Touched by FlamesRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - April 6, 2015 - SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- According to the U.S. Fire Administration, each year in the United States, fire departments respond to over 1 million fires of all types. These fires occur across all 50 states and territories, and Puerto Rico is no exception.

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  12. Kurds accuse Erdogan of 'constitutional dictatorship'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | The Nation

    The co-chair of Turkey's main Kurdish party has accused President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of wanting to set up "a constitutional dictatorship", vowing his movement will strongly oppose moves to impose one-man rule. Selahattin Demirtas of the People's Democratic Party told AFP that his party hoped to turn Erdogan's political calculations "upside down" in June 7 legislative polls.

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  13. JetBlue Service Between Albany and Florida Takes Off December 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Market Wire

    ... easy connections from Albany to destinations such as Bogota, Colombia; Lima, Peru; Nassau, Bahamas; San Juan, Puerto Rico; and Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. "JetBlue began with a flight from New York to Florida more than fifteen years ago, and ...

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  14. Canada's Ferries Call for Infrastructure InvestmentRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | Marine News

    ... cargo was sold on a free-on-board basis and Two passengers were found dead on a cruise ship docked in San Juan, Puerto Rico on Thursday morning in an apparent murder-suicide. The unidentified man and Disney Cruise Line has revealed details of the ...

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  15. Photos: Felix Verdejo Holds Open Workout, Fan DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Boxing Scene

    Puerto Rican prospect quoted Felix "El Diamante" Verdejo took the time to share some moments with the Puerto Rican fans during a training session and signing autographs before hundreds of the faithful in Ventana al Mar in Condado. Photos by Pete Amador.

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  16. Kurds Accuse Turkey's Erdogan Of 'Constitutional Dictatorship'Read the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | Groong

    KURDS ACCUSE TURKEY'S ERDOGAN OF 'CONSTITUTIONAL DICTATORSHIP' 15:50 06/04/2015 " IN THE WORLD The co-chair of Turkey's main Kurdish party has accused President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of wanting to set up "a constitutional dictatorship," vowing his movement will strongly oppose moves to impose one-man rule, AFP reported. Selahattin Demirtas of the People's Democratic Party told AFP that his party hoped to turn Erdogan's political calculations "upside down" in June 7 legislative polls.

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  17. Taxpayers shouldn't be on the hook for baseball teams' stadiumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2014 | FreedomWorks

    ... which is partially a reason the team played part of its "home" schedule at Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Major League Baseball, in September 2004, announced that the Montreal Expos would move to its new permanent home in ...

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  18. Uzbekistan announces official results of presidential electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Trend

    Uzbekistan's Central Election Commission decreed unanimously at an open meeting on Apr. 6 to consider Islam Karimov as the country's elected president. The said decision of the CEC was taken in line with Uzbekistan's constitution, the Law on Election of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Law on the Central Election Commission of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

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  19. ONC Looks to Fill Vacant Chief Nursing Officer PositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Health Data Management

    ... have active, current registration as a professional nurse in a State, District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a territory of the United States.

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  20. PDP spokesperson resigns, says deal with BJP against party principlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | The Indian Express

    The national spokesperson of People's Democratic Party Sameer Kaul has resigned from the party alleging that the regional party had compromised on its stated principles. "I feel in some respects it doesn't match my political philosophy and Kashmiriyat and therefore I am compelled to be myself and withdraw from participation in this party with immediate effect," Kaul, a leading oncologist, said on Monday.

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