9 Nigerians running in Tuesday’s U.S. elections
No fewer than nine Nigerian Americans are on the ballot in Tuesday’s general elections in the United States, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports...
Biden to accept presidential nomination in person at scaled-back convention
Joe Biden will accept the Democratic presidential nomination in person at the party's national convention in August, but it will be a largely virtual gathering due to coronavirus concerns, organizers announced Wednesday.
After George Floyd, pressure on Biden to pick black VP
George Floyd's death and the resulting wave of rage against racism and police brutality may have changed the political calculus for US presidential contender Joe Biden, who faces pressure to pick a black female running mate.
Biden commits to female running mate if he is Democratic nominee
White House hopeful Joe Biden on Sunday committed to picking a woman as his vice presidential candidate should he win the Democratic nomination, a race he currently leads against Bernie Sanders.
Sanders would 'absolutely' use military if needed
Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders has said that if elected president he would "absolutely" use the military if warranted, both to protect US interests and to support its allies.
Eyes on Biden as Democrats ready for third 2020 debate
Ten Democrats seeking the White House will gather Thursday for their party's third debate of the 2020 cycle, with frontrunner Joe Biden sharing the stage with top rival Elizabeth Warren for the first time.
Obama has nothing to apologise for, says Biden
Democratic frontrunner Joe Biden said Thursday he was "surprised" at the intensity of debate-night criticism levelled at his onetime boss Barack Obama, saying the popular ex-president has nothing to apologize for.
Biden, Democratic heavyweights face off in second 2020 debate
All eyes turn toward frontrunner Joe Biden Thursday when he and nine more Democratic presidential hopefuls take the stage in Miami for a second night of debate with immigration, health care and economic inequality commanding the candidates' attention.