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Oye Owolewa, who is originally from  Kwara State Nigeria, a doctor of philosophy (Ph.D.) degree holder in Pharmacy from the North-Eastern University, Boston, contested on the platform of the Democratic Party as a ‘shadow’ (non-voting) House of Representative member out of the District of Columbia (DC) and won. This makes Oye the first Nigerian-American to have made it to the US Congress.

Joe Biden is now the favorite to win the presidency, and Republicans are favored to maintain Senate management — however, each outcome is removed from sure. And Democrats did not win the resounding victory that pre-election polls had urged they might. Right here’s the place we stand after a topsy-turvy election evening, through which the state of affairs shifted a number of occasions: The result is unclear in six swing states — Georgia, Michigan, Nevada, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin — and all are nonetheless counting votes. We could get some closing vote counts at present, whereas others may take a couple of days. “Biden’s the favorite, even when narrowly, nearly all over the place,” Nate Cohn of The Instances tweeted, itemizing 5 of the six states above (all, however, North Carolina). Sean Trende of RealClearPolitics agreed: “Would in all probability slightly be Biden than Trump.” The excellent ballots are largely mail-in ballots, that are…