INEC announced the delay at 2:45 am on Saturday, just over five hours before the almost 120,000 polling units were due open across the country. Oyi Adamezie, in the city of Warri, told Agence France-Presse: "I see this postponement of the election as a ploy to rig".
The eight financial crimes for which Manafort was convicted in Virginia - bank fraud, tax fraud and other financial crimes related to the money he earned working for Ukrainian politicians - have much higher consequences than the two charges he pleaded guilty to in Washington federal court when he agreed to cooperate.
The group largely operates across the border in nuclear-armed Pakistan. Dozens of comrades circled caskets on the back of trucks on Saturday as thousands of mourners attended a mass funeral for 27 elite Revolutionary Guard soldiers killed in a suicide auto bombing this week in Iran's Sistan and Baluchistan province.
Vice President Mike Pence asked European allies to follow Washington's lead and withdraw from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal and urged the European Union to recognize Venezuelan politician Juan Guaido as the country's president during a speech to world leaders at the Munich Security Conference .
That concern, surprisingly, was echoed by conservative broadcaster Tucker Carlson, who said on his nightly Fox News Channel program: "Hate to admit it". "We compete in and won the most hotly contested national economic development competition in the United States, resulting in at least 25,000-40,000 good paying jobs for our state and almost $30 billion dollars in new revenue to fund transit improvements, new housing, schools and countless other quality of life improvements", Cuomo said in a ...
The spouse of a senior Trump White House aide declared on Twitter that Special Counsel Robert Mueller "will be gone soon" now that the Senate has confirmed William Barr to be the new Attorney General. Trump abruptly removed Comey amid rising tension over the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe. Barr is widely expected to back many of Trump's tough immigration policies.