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US shutdown after four weeks - food banks and job fairs

In Washington, celebrated chef Jose Andres launched a "ChefsforFeds" program with a new "food kitchen" offering free meals to hard-hit workers on Pennsylvania Avenue – halfway between the White House and Congress.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 17, 2019

One hospitalised as ADP, APC supporters clash in Ogbomoso [PHOTO]

One person has been hospitalised after some members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), and Action Democratic Party (ADP) clashed in Ogbomoso area of Oyo State.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

‘Federal might or not, Kwara is PDP’ | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

With the Federal Government of today under All Progressives Congress (APC), I don’t think that concept can work anywhere.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 16, 2019

At debate, Lagos guber candidates differ on corruption, indigeneship, others | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

The candidates were Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of ruling All Progressives Congress, (APC), Jimi Agbaje of People’s Democratic Party, (PDP), Owolabi Salis of Alliance for Democracy (AD), Mr. Babatunde Gbadamosi of Action Democratic Party (ADP), and Muyiwa Fafowora of African Democratic Congress (ADC).

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 16, 2019

Nigeria As “Election 2019” Draws Near By Edwin Madunagu

The doctrine to which it subscribes says that “democracy” only came to Nigeria 20 years ago, in 1999, that the first period of its young life, (1999-2015), was administered by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), that PDP was succeeded in 2015 by the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Jan 16, 2019

Issues to compete and contend in 2019 election | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

Regardless of the credentials the presidential candidates of our mushroom political parties might be flaunting, the bitter truth is that only the ruling All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party have what it takes to provide leadership in contemporary Nigeria.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 16, 2019

Between performance and fake news    | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

Still on the same issue, Professor Osinbajo, the nation’s vice president informed bewildered Nigerians that subsidy has not been removed, that what we had was just a mere price hike while Ahmed Tinubu, the All Progressive Congress(APC) national leader at some point remarked that the removal of subsidy was a very bold step.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 16, 2019

Contending issues in 2019 presidential poll

Regardless of the credentials the presidential candidates of our mushroom political parties might be flaunting, the bitter truth is that only the ruling All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party have what it takes to provide leadership in contemporary Nigeria.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 16, 2019

As shutdown lingers, Pelosi pushes Trump to delay State of Union speech

Pelosi, speaking to reporters, suggested that if Trump would not agree to reschedule the speech until the government reopens, he could deliver it from the Oval Office instead, a setting that would lack the grandeur of a Congressional address.

EWN , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

Tribute to 9/11 workers takes shape in granite country

The work comes as advocates for 9/11 rescue and recovery workers step up efforts to get Congress to extend a compensation program for people who developed illnesses after getting exposed to dust from the fallen towers.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 16, 2019