PDP leaders reaction while waiting for the Presidential Primaries result
09 October 2018 | 5:32 am
Tension as PDP leaders awaited voting results at Presidential Primaries
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udges in Nigeria hear a crucial petition seeking to annul the results of the presidential election. Also, Sudanese pin their hopes on peace talks in Saudi Arabia to deliver a humanitarian truce. And Guinea looks into an outbreak of chemical burns amongst fishermen.
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