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June 21, 2014 8:25 PM PDP Accuses APC Of Unlawful Campaigns

THE Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) National Working Committee (NWC) Saturday accused the All Progressive Congress (APC) of violating the Electoral Act by allegedly engaging in unlawful campaigns. At a press conference addressed by some members of the party’s NWC, led by the National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh, it was alleged that the APC national 39

June 21, 2014 8:15 PM Nigeria Politics Ekiti 2014: APC Has Broken the Law - PDP

Discussion in 'Political News' started by Vunderkind, Jun 21, 2014 at 8:38 PM. This action of the APC is unlawful and in clear breach of the provisions of the Electoral Act which expressly prohibits any form of political campaign either on the Election Day or a day before it. This violation of the Electoral Act is condemnable. It is another early warning 50

June 21, 2014 5:21 PM Mario Gotze and Asamoah Gyan Faces Off

The AMOUNT of optimism in Black Stars camp could easily sink a titanic ship, a source close to the team has revealed. Skipper of the side, Asamoah Gyan, has admitted the enormity of the task as a result of the USA defeat, but has given the assurance of putting the America loss behind them and go for the kill. Guided by their maiden World Cup experience 9

June 20, 2014 1:30 AM Protest in Sao Paulo turns violent as World Cup game ends Add to ...

A street demonstration in Brazil’s biggest city ended in violence on Thursday as anti-government protesters vandalized cars and banks and police responded with tear gas. The protest turned violent just as a World Cup game between England and Uruguay was ending roughly 25 kilometres away on the other side of Sao Paulo. There were no initial reports of injured 19

June 19, 2014 3:03 AM Portugal’s Ronaldo fit and able to play Sunday vs. U.S., teammate says

Ronaldo needed an ice pack for his troublesome left knee during the day’s earlier training session, once again raising concerns about the world player of the year’s fitness. But backup goalkeeper Beto said the Real Madrid star would be ready for the showdown with the United States on Sunday in the Amazon rain forest capital of Manaus. “Cristiano is 100 percent 25

June 18, 2014 4:49 AM US turns attention to weekend game vs Portugal

8f1c589be680460a88e6140a863d5643.jpg SAO PAULO — After arriving back at their rooms at 4:45 a.m., victorious American players skipped breakfast Tuesday, slept late, went for medical tests and turned their attention to Portugal. The U.S. opened the World Cup with a thrilling 2-1 win over nemesis Ghana on John Brooks' 86th-minute goal. But Jozy Altidore 19

June 17, 2014 12:37 PM Battered, Bruised, Victorious: Five Takeaways from the USA's Win over Ghana

The United States eschewed style points Monday in favor of three where they matter: the table. With Germany defeating Portugal earlier by a score of 4-0, the Yanks assume second position (but remain level with Germany on points) in Group G. They have given themselves some room to breathe headed into a match with Ronaldo and the Portuguese in Manaus this coming 22

June 17, 2014 12:08 AM Tim Howard not fearful of Ghana repeat

The African nation has eliminated the Americans from the past two World Cups and will attempt to make it a hat trick of victories on Monday night. Tim Howard says the U.S. national team will not think about previous failures against Ghana when it faces the African nation Monday night. Ghana beat the USA in the group stage at the 2006 tournament, before 21

June 16, 2014 8:09 PM Howard not fearful of Ghana repeat

Tim Howard is adamant that previous defeats to Ghana will not weight on United States when they face the African nation on Monday night. Ghana beat the USA in the group stage at the 2006 tournament before emerging victorious again in the second round four years later. "Not a word's been spoken [about the last time we played each other]," the Everton 38

June 15, 2014 11:06 PM Knocks, kudos for APC convention

Nigeria’s leading opposition party, the All Progressives Congress on Saturday held its inaugural national convention at the Eagle Square, Abuja. During the convention, a former Governor of Edo State, Chief John Oyegun, emerged as the national chairman through consensus. The party’s interim national secretary, Alhaji Tijjani Tumsah, retained his position 36