Monday, March 1

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Trump Indirectly Concedes Defeat, Ask Officials To Cooperate With Biden’s Team
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Trump Indirectly Concedes Defeat, Ask Officials To Cooperate With Biden’s Team

I want to thank Emily Murphy at GSA for her steadfast dedication and loyalty to our Country. She has been harassed, threatened, and abused – and I do not want to see this happen to her, her family, or employees of GSA. Our case STRONGLY continues, we will keep up the good fight, and I believe we will prevail! Nevertheless, in the best interest of our Country, I am recommending that Emily and her team do what needs to be done with regard to initial protocols, and have told my team to do the same.
APC Concedes Defeat, Congratulates Obaseki, Admits Edo Election Free & Fair
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APC Concedes Defeat, Congratulates Obaseki, Admits Edo Election Free & Fair

The governing All Progressives Congress on Monday, conceded defeat 24 hours after Governor Godwin Obaseki, of the Peoples Democratic Party was declared winner of the Edo Governorship Election. Chairman of the Caretaker/Extra-Ordinary National Convention Planning Committee, Mai Mala Buni, in a statement titled, “Edo State Governorship Election: Victory for Democracy,” which he signed, congratulated Obaseki over his victory. Buni said, “Edo State Governorship election is over, the winner has been declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission in the person of the Mr. Godwin Obaseki, candidate of the People Democratic Party. “We hereby congratulate the winner of the election, the people of Edo State and all Nigerians. The peaceful conduct of the election and its outcom...
‘They Are Unstoppable’ – Pep Guardiola Concedes EPL Title To Liverpool As Man. City Fall 22 Points Behind
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‘They Are Unstoppable’ – Pep Guardiola Concedes EPL Title To Liverpool As Man. City Fall 22 Points Behind

Manchester City coach, Pep Guardiola has accepted defeat in his side's defence of the premier league title they won in 2019, saying he will be focusing on other competitions now, after his side were beaten 2-0 by Jose Mourinho's Tottenham on Sunday night.   Steven Bergwijn scored a debut goal while Heung-min Son's scored again after Manchester City were reduced to 10 men following Oleksandr Zinchenko's red card, leaving Guardiola's side 22 points adrift of leaders Liverpool.   Guardiola, whose team is still in the FA Cup, Carabao Cup final and UEFA Champions league believes the EPL title is all over for him. 'They are far away so they are unstoppable. They have a lot of points, we have dropped points quite similar to today. 'Our targets are to win the re...
No Election Petition In Adamawa As Bindow Concedes Defeat, Congratulates Fintiri
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No Election Petition In Adamawa As Bindow Concedes Defeat, Congratulates Fintiri

Bindow expressed committment to democratic norms that would help strengthened democratic practice in the state and country as a whole. "As a democrat, I cherish democratic norms and values, as it is practised in the civilised world,” he said. Jibrilla Bindow, Governor of Adamawa State, has conceded defeat and congratulated Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, winner of the 2019 governorship election in the state. In a state broadcast, a text of which was made available to SaharaReporters, Bindow congratulated Fintiri and wished him a successful term of office. "In view of the outcome and declaration of the results by INEC, I wish to congratulate the Governor-Elect Rt. Hon. Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri over his election as the incoming Governor of Adamawa State and wish him successful tenure,” he sai...
Kashamu Concedes Defeat, Congratulates Dapo Abiodun
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Kashamu Concedes Defeat, Congratulates Dapo Abiodun

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ogun State, Buruji Kashamu, has conceded defeat, saying he lost the election due to the distraction of the court battles to claim his party ticket. Kashamu said the APC governorship candidate, Dapo Abiodun, won the election because he had the backing of the Federal Government and a national leader of the party, Bola Tinubu, whom he described as a “political generalissimo.” The senator spoke while reacting to the declaration of Abiodun as the winner of the governorship polls in the state. In a statement on Sunday issued by his aide, Austin Oniyorkor, Kashamu said as a good Muslim, he had accepted the results as the will of God. He said, “Yes, it was a struggle against arbitrariness, injustice and the overbearing a...
Alleged Contempt: Saraki Concedes, Pays Omo-agege’s Entitlements
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Alleged Contempt: Saraki Concedes, Pays Omo-agege’s Entitlements

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki has evaded the trouble of being subjected to trial for contempt as he conceded to the request for the payment of Senator Ovie Omo-Agege’s withheld entitlements. The information that Saraki has authorised the payment of Omo-Agege’s entitlements was made public on Thursday by his (Omo-Agege’s) lawyer, Alex Izinyon (SAN). Izinyon made the disclosure at the resumption of proceedings in the contempt case initiated against Saraki and the Senate by Omo-Agege, before the Federal High Court, Abuja. Omo-Agege (representing Delta Central) initiated the contempt proceedings over allegation that Saraki and the Senate refused to obey a portion of the court’s earlier judgment ordering that he (Omo-Agege), who was earlier suspended, be paid his entitlements...
Dele Momodu Reacts As Governor Ambode Concedes Defeat
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Dele Momodu Reacts As Governor Ambode Concedes Defeat

Dele Momodu took to his Twitter handle to react to Governor Ambode press conference of him accepting defeat and also congratulating the winner of APC Primaries , Jide Sanwo Olu. Read his tweet below... I congratulate GOVERNOR AKINWUNMI AMBODE for knowing when to accept reality by conceding to his main opponent BABAJIDE SANWO-OLU and would encourage him to work harder on completing some of the great projects he has started... There are brighter days ahead...