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VIDEO: Gambian lawmaker, Halifa Sallah, defends Africa’s position on Russia/Ukraine war

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As reactions continue to trail Russia’s decision to invade Ukraine in the ongoing war in eastern Europe, a parliament member in the Gambia, Halifa Sallah has defended Africa’s seeming passive disposition to Russia’s assault contrary to reactions and positions of another continent across the world.

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine on February 24 is casting a long shadow across Africa.

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Video: Nigerian ruling party chieftain, el-Rufai, insists ‘all states are not equal’ as elections countdown

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As the 2023 presidential elections draws close in Nigeria, political gladiators have continued to put their hats in the ring with comment and positions on the likely outcome of the election.

With the inclusion of dark horses, Rabiu Musa Kwakwanso of the New Nigeria Development Party (NNDP) and Peter Obi of the Labour who has come top in most re-election polls. The governor Kaduna state and member of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), Nasir El rufai has talked down on the chances of the Labour Party’s candidate.

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Video: Nigerian opposition party’s candidate, Atiku Abubakar, defends medical tourism

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In this video, the Presidential candidate of Nigeria’s main opposition party, the peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar justified traveling abroad for medical attention.

Medical tourism is common phenomenon amongst leaders in the continent with many arguing that it is an indictment and failure in the public health system.

 

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