Tag: America

Coming to America – Femi Adesina

Tanimu- September 24, 2019

Take-off point was Abuja, Nigeria’s capital, destination was New York, the city usually called the Big Apple, in United States of America. Mission was to ... Read More

672m People Affected with Obesity Globally – FAO

Henry Solomon- December 4, 2018

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has raised the alarm over what it termed “fastest rising incidences of obesity in African”, noting that an estimated ... Read More

US Embassy in Abuja Suspends Consular Services Indefinitely

Henry Solomon- August 15, 2018

The U. S. Embassy in Nigeria says that it has shut down its visa and consular services section in Abuja until further notice. The embassy ... Read More

World leaders, Celebrities Lose Followers Following Twitter’s Account Rid

Henry Solomon- July 13, 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump, his predecessor Barack Obama and American singer Katy Perry, the most followed celebrities on Twitter, lost an astonishing number of followers ... Read More

US Issues Strong Warning to Kid-Friendly Packaging for e-cigarette Liquids

Henry Solomon- May 1, 2018

U.S. regulators issued warnings to 13 companies selling e-cigarette liquids for using child-friendly-images in their packaging, in the latest crackdown aimed at preventing tobacco-sales to ... Read More

#PMBinDC: President Buhari’s Speech on His Meeting with President Trump

Tanimu- April 30, 2018

Good day, Ladies and Gentlemen of the media. It has been a pleasure and honour to visit Washington DC at the kind invitation of President ... Read More

#PMBinDC: President Buhari and President Trump Meets

Tanimu- April 30, 2018

Security and Economic issues dominated discussions as the United States President Donald Trump formally received President Muhammadu Buhari at the White House. Adamu reports that a ... Read More

Bill Cosby to be Placed Under House Arrest

Henry Solomon- April 28, 2018

Famous US Comedian Bill Cosby is to be placed under house arrest following his conviction on three counts of aggravated indecent assault, a judge ruled. ... Read More

Trumps, Obamas, Clintons, Say Accolades to Barbara Bush

Henry Solomon- April 18, 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania, former Presidents and first ladies Barack Obama and Michelle, and Bill Clinton and Hillary were among dignitaries ... Read More

President Trump to Host Buhari April 30

Henry Solomon- April 16, 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump would host President Muhammadu Buhari on April 30, the White House announced on Sunday evening. The White House in a statement ... Read More

Acclaimed Novel “Children of Blood and Bone” by Tomi Adeyemi is Out in the World

Henry Solomon- March 13, 2018

  Tomi Adeyemi, a Nigerian-American author, has released her critically acclaimed debut, Young-Adult Fantasy book, ‘Children of Blood and Bone.’ Adeyemi, who released the novel ... Read More

Documentary on Life and Times of Whitney Houston Gets Release Date

Henry Solomon- March 12, 2018

“Whitney Houston,’’ a film documentary on the life and career of late music legend, Whitney Houston is set to hit theaters in the United States ... Read More

Global Warning: 1 Out of World’s 6,000 Languages Disappears in Every 2 Weeks

Henry Solomon- February 22, 2018

The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), has warned that at least one out of the world’s estimated 6,000 languages disappears every two weeks. ... Read More

Calabar Carnival: Gov. Ayade Urges Young Africans To Stop Illegal Migration To Europe

Abdul Jimoh- December 28, 2017

Migrants en-route Europe Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has called on young Africans to shun illegal migration through the Sahara desert and the Mediterranean ... Read More

Osinbajo Blows Hot, Warns Neighbouring Countries

Tanimu- November 28, 2017

Laolu Akande, Abuja: Let me again thank you all for your attendance at this Quarterly Business Forum on agriculture, agribusiness, and the agro allied value ... Read More

US to contribute $45.5 million to North-East Rehabilitation Efforts

Tanimu- November 22, 2017

The United States Government says it will contribute an additional $45.5 million to rehabilitation efforts in the North-east. U.S. Deputy Secretary of State, John Sullivan, ... Read More

Trump Meets Buhari, Other African Leaders, Hails Defeat of Ebola

Henry Solomon- September 21, 2017

U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday hosted President Muhammadu Buhari and other African leaders to a working lunch on the sidelines of the 72nd UN ... Read More

#UNGA Nigeria-US Business Forum: NICP Attracts Investors, Targets $25b

Henry Solomon- September 19, 2017

Officials of  the Nigerian Government have assured U.S. investors of the favourable investment climate, promising the highest returns on investments, more than anywhere else in ... Read More

Issues Trump Will Press On Other Nations To Take Greater Role At #UNGA

Henry Solomon- September 19, 2017

U.S. President Donald Trump will urge other nations at the UN General Assembly on Tuesday to take on a greater role even as he stresses ... Read More

Highly-Publicized Strangest Season Of Bachelor In Paradise

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 24, 2017

Bachelor In Paradise TV show was highly-publicized over a controversy that occurred in early June 2017. Despite the criticism, the summer's strangest show is marching ... Read More