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Chicago set to host 2024 Democratic National Convention, Lightfoot says

Chicago has a “compelling, compelling story to tell” about why it’s the right choice to host the 2024 Democratic National Convention — despite its international reputation as a haven for violent crime, Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Thursday. A day after joining the Democratic heavyweight team from Illinois that publicized its interest in hosting the convention, […]

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Clarkson Honors Engineering Student Presents Real-World Research at National Convention

Abby Kienzle ’23 Abigail Kienzle, a civil engineering junior from Albany, NY, and honors program member, presented her research this week at the American Concrete Institute (ACI) Concrete Spring 2022 Convention in Orlando, Florida. It is an international forum attended by leading academics and practitioners from the global concrete community. Abby was invited to attend […]

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Chicago to Bid for 2024 Democratic National Convention, Officials Announce | Chicago News

(Pedro Lastra / Unsplash) Illinois’ top Democrats announced on Wednesday they would ask national party leaders to hold its 2024 national convention in Chicago, calling the city an “ideal” location to deliver the party’s narrative to voters. Led by Governor JB Pritzker, Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Senator Tammy Duckworth, who serves as the vice chair […]

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The National Convention and Truck Show Finally Comes to Springfield, Illinois

Join us for the 2022 National Truck Convention & Show The pre-registration deadline is March 31 We invite all members and the public to come see for themselves the dynamic history of the trucking industry on display. — General Manager Laurence Gration KANSAS CITY, MO, USA, March 30, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — The American Truck Historical […]

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UPDATE: APC National Convention aspirant shot dead by terrorists in Abuja-Kaduna train attack

Muhammad Amin Mahmood, a contender for the just-concluded All Progressives Congress (APC) National Convention for the Northwest Zone youth leadership, was shot dead in Monday’s attack. SaharaReporters learned that the politician was on the train and was among those shot dead during the train ride heading to Kaduna from Abuja. However, at the time of […]

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2023: Godwin Emefiele supporters take control of the APC national convention

The APC National Convention allowed various support groups to promote their favorite aspirants A pro-Emefiele group used the occasion of the national exercise to promote the alleged presidential aspiration of Godwin Emefiele Supporters of the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria were visible all over the convention group and staged massive rallies Eagles Square […]

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CPA National Convention: Why I stepped down as National Vice President (North)

By Paul Orude Bauchi Former President Yakubu Dogara explained his decision to step down from running for National Vice President (North) during the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Convention which just ended in Abuja. Dogara, who sent the notice of withdrawal from the race to the chairman of the APC national convention election subcommittee ahead […]

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APC National Convention: Pickpockets go wild as delegates, others fight their way to Eagle Square

The PICKPOCKETS operate freely during the ongoing national convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Nigeria’s ruling party. There are several complaints of missing phones, cash and other valuables at Eagle Square, the convention venue. A media officer at the APC national secretariat in Abuja said CIRI that he was dispossessed of his phone when […]

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APC organizes a national convention in Abuja

The ruler Congress of All Progressives (APC) will hold its highly anticipated national convention today (Saturday) in Abuja. New national and zonal leaders of the party will be elected at the convention originally scheduled for February 26 but postponed to March 26. The convention is also expected to approve amended sections of the party’s constitution […]

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Uzodinma leads APC technical committee to oversee national convention – 9News Nigeria

By Princely Onyenwe, Abuja The All Progressives Congress Party has concluded plans to launch the congress within hours of the time of this report by 9News Nigeria. I would be shocked if after all the deliberations of party stakeholders and bigwigs, the Governor of Imo State, His Excellency Senator Hope Uzodinma has been approved to […]

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Everything is now ready for the APC National Convention | The Guardian Nigeria News

• Eagle Square agog for 12,000 delegates• Keep your eyes on the ball, Buhari tells APC leaders• Adamu, Akume, Al-Makura and others meet by consensus• The party prohibits elected politicians from voting at the convention• PDP instructs INEC not to monitor the APC convention After two adjournments and haggling that nearly derailed the process, the […]

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Aspirant promises automatic tickets to lawmakers

A Congress of All Progressives Presidential aspirant (APC) Sani Musa has promised that party members in the National Assembly will get the first right of refusal for return tickets in the elections, if elected. Incumbent Senator Musa made the pledge while addressing the APC House of Representatives caucus on Tuesday in Abuja. He was responding […]

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Final countdown to the reopening of the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, which will become the ultimate event platform in Asia

Final countdown to the reopening of the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, which will become the ultimate event platform in Asia Frasers Property (Thailand) Public Company Limited (FPT) has been commissioned by NCC Management & Development Company Limited (NCC) to develop the concept and manage the construction of the new Queen Sirikit National Convention Center […]

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CPA governors resolve disputes ahead of National Convention

Governor Sule of Nasarawa Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa state said All Progressives Congress (APC) governors had resolved their differences ahead of the party’s national convention on March 26. Sule, who is the chairman of the media committee for the APC national convention on March 26, said this in a statement signed […]

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Liberia: LP issues citation for special national convention

The opposition Liberty Party (LP) has issued a citation for a special national convention scheduled for April 23, 2022, to consider major decisions that would affect the party before 2023. The convention will see deliberations on the National President’s State of the Party Address, consider the resolution taken for LP not to field a flag […]

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Truly happy – David Moyes revels in West Ham starlet winning national call-up

David Moyes has expressed his delight at seeing Ben Johnson earn his first call-up to the England Under-21 side and stressed the West Ham United starlet continues to improve his game. The Hammers boss has deployed Johnson at both right-back and left-back this season, asking him to step in whenever vacancies have opened up in […]

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The NAACP National Convention is coming to Atlantic City, July 14-20

The NAACP’s 113th Annual National Convention will be held in Atlantic City July 14-20, 2022. It is an incredibly high-profile, prestigious and national-calibre event. On his 2nd inauguration, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy approved legislation providing $2 million in funding for this important event. Let’s take this opportunity to compare the difference between a good […]

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Salt Lake City drops bid to host in 2024

Dennis Petersen (left) and Bruce Hough cast their ballots during the first ballot at the 2011 Republican State Convention on Saturday, June 18, 2011 at the South Towne Exposition Center. Photo credit: Scott G. Winterton, Deseret News. (left) SALT LAKE CITY — The Republican Party and Salt Lake City business leaders have withdrawn their bid […]

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Milwaukee in top 2 Republican National Convention finalists, according to Politico

MILWAUKEE (CNN/CBS 58) — The Republican National Committee has limited the sites of its 2024 national convention to two cities, Milwaukee and Nashville, according to two people familiar with the decision. RNC Chair Ronna McDaniel flew to Milwaukee on Wednesday for an official site visit, according to one of those people. Two other suitors, Salt […]

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Exclusive: APC May Move National Convention Again Following Legal Advice – The Whistler Nigeria

A new legal opinion could see the chairman of the All Progressive Congress interim committee, Mai Mala Buni, accept another change in the date of the party’s national convention, THE WHISTLER has learned. It was understood that legal advice will be made available to Buni upon his return from medical travel. But Buni would face […]

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APC starts selling forms, with presidential aspirants to pay N20m

Nigeria’s ruling party, the Congress of All Progressives (APC), has begun selling forms to aspiring candidates for various positions on its National Working Committee (NWC). Although unofficial, a source within the party said the party leadership, at its 25th regular meeting on Monday, agreed and adopted a schedule of activities ahead of its March 26 […]

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NAHREP National Convention and Housing Policy Summit Held in Washington, DC | News

SAN DIEGO, March 14, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals® (NAHREP®) celebrates the first day of its National Convention and Chase-sponsored Housing Policy Summit, held March 14-16 at the Ritz-Carlton in washington d.c. Senior government and financial industry leaders will comment and participate in the discussions, including: Xavier BecerraSecretary, US […]

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Buni to lead APC national convention as party bigwigs move to overturn court order

The proposed date of the All Progressives Congress national convention scheduled for Saturday, March 26 seems to be on track This is how party stakeholders take big step to get court order stopping national party convention There are indications Governor Mai Mala Buni may oversee the party’s national convention Amid controversy over the identity of […]

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I don’t undermine the APC, the national convention, says Kalu

The Senator representing Abia North in the National Assembly, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, has exonerated himself of the accusation that he was among those undermining the March 26 national convention of the All Progressives Congress. The accusation came from a former chief executive of the Progressive Governors Forum, the PGF, Dr Salihu Lukman and who […]

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PDP mocks APC over INEC’s disapproval of National Convention, NEC

Advertising The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has mocked the All Progressives Congress (APC) over the disapproval of its national convention scheduled for March 26, 2022. Recall that the the electoral agency rejected the APC’s invitation to attend its National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting scheduled for Thursday next week. The INEC also rejected Governor Sani Bello […]

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Ex-PGF boss urges vigilance ahead of APC national convention – Blueprint Newspapers Limited

Salihu Lukman A former chief executive of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF), Salihu Moh Lukman, has instructed the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and all party members to be vigilant ahead of the national convention scheduled for March 26. Lukman said whether APC will produce both party leaders and candidates for the 2023 elections who […]

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Party to print presidency form as governors endorse Adamu – The Whistler Nigeria

The Progressive Governors Forum has finally acquiesced in the choice of President Muhammadu Buhari for the position of national chairman of the party, THE WHISTLER has learned. The forum is made up of governors under the APC. Buhari is reported to have appointed Senator Abdullahi Adamu as National President, which is a stark departure from […]

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National Convention: Demonstration rocks APC national secretariat over ‘taxation’ of candidates

SSome members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) stormed the party’s national secretariat in Abuja on Friday to protest what they said were alleged attempts by some party bigwigs to impose National Works Committee members on them (NWC) at the March 26 national convention. The demonstrators carried placards with various inscriptions, such as: “We will […]

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CPA approves 19 subcommittees to oversee national convention

Presidents, secretaries will be inaugurated on March 7 Charles Ajunwa With 19 subcommittees and a secretariat to provide support/technical services all made up of 1,562 select members, the All Progressives Congress (APC) is poised to hold a hitch-free national convention on March 26 that will produce the party Members of the National Work Committee (CEN). […]

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APC Ghana insists on making lists of delegates and committees for national convention – The Sun Nigeria

By Chinelo Obogo, Lagos On Thursday, the Ghanaian section of the All Progressives Congress (APC) protested against its non-inclusion as a bloc of delegates at the APC national convention scheduled for March. APC Ghana President, Mr. Oghenosa Micheletti, said in a statement that failure to officially hand over an APC Ghana delegate position is tantamount […]

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APC Candidates Ask Buhari to Stop Party National Convention – Blueprint Newspapers Limited

The All Progressives Congress (APC) national convention aspirants’ forum has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to halt the party’s national convention scheduled for March 26 by the Extraordinary Convention Interim and Planning Committee (CECPC). The APC candidates, in a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, jointly signed by the forum’s chairman and secretary, Chief […]