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UGANDA: Bobi Wine withdraws election petition case!!

Ugandan opposition leader Robert Kyagulanyi, better known as Bobi Wine, said on Monday he was withdrawing his case over election fraud from the country’s highest court, the media reported. The singer-turned-politician ran against longtime incumbent President Yoweri Museveni in the January election. The country’s electoral commission declared Museveni won a sixth term with over 58

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Twitter confirms Trump’s ban is forever, even if he runs 2024 Presidential election!!

Former US President Donald Trump’s Twitter ban will remain forever, even if he runs for president again in 2024, a top company official said on Wednesday February 10. During an interview on CNBC’s “Squawk Box,” Twitter’s chief financial officer, Ned Segal, was asked if the platform would restore Trump’s account if he ran again and

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Biden threatens to sanction Nigeria over anti Gay law!!

President Joe Biden has issued a presidential memorandum aimed at expanding protection of the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer and intersex (LGBTQI) people worldwide, including potentially through the use of financial sanctions. Nigeria’s anti-gay laws have been increasingly criticised by global rights groups, which have categorised the country as overtly homophobic. President

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Bobiwine challenges Uganda Election results in Court!!

Lawyers for Ugandan opposition leader Bobi Wine filed a challenge in the Supreme Court on Monday against President Yoweri Museveni’s victory in last month’s election, claiming the poll was rigged. “We want nullification of the election. We do not want (Museveni) participating in any future election,” said Medard Sseggona, one of Wine’s lawyers, at the

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10yo girl declared ‘Brain Dead’ after a Tiktok ‘blackout Challenge’

TikTok is encouraging users to report anyone participating in the dangerous “Blackout Challenge.”Kiichiro Sato/AP A 10-year-old girl in Italy was declared brain dead after she attempted the so-called “Blackout Challenge” on TikTok, according to local reports. The dangerous game — also known as the “passout challenge” and “the fainting game” — dares participants to choke

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Iran blacklists U.S president Donald Trump, others!!

Iran blacklisted U.S. President Donald Trump and several current and former senior U.S. officials on Tuesday over what it called “terrorist and anti-human rights” acts, a move widely regarded as symbolic. Tehran’s move, announced on the last full day of the Trump administration, allows the seizure of any assets in Iran of sanctioned individuals. There

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UGANDAN ELECTION: President Yoweri Museveni wins the sixth term!!

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has won a sixth term in office with 58.6 percent of the vote, in an election disputed by his main rival Bobi Wine who trailed with 34.8 percent, the electoral commission announced on Saturday. “The electoral commission declares Yoweri Museveni… elected President of the Republic of Uganda,” said election commission chairman

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UGANDA ELECTION: Bobi Wine rejects results, declares himself winner!!

Ugandan opposition leader Bobi Wine on Friday claimed victory in presidential elections, rejecting as a “complete sham” early results that gave President Yoweri Museveni a wide lead. The 38-year-old former ragga singer said his party’s polling agents were beaten and chased away in parts of northern and western Uganda, that ballot boxes were opened and

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