Tag: South Korea

Award: Aisha Buhari commends Nigerians for show of love, support

admin- August 18, 2018

The wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, has commended Nigerians for the show of love and support to her efforts towards improving the living standard ... Read More

Koreas Meet September In Pyongyang

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 13, 2018

North and South Korea are stepping up their rapprochement with a summit planned to hold in Pyongyang in September. The summit was announced following high-level ... Read More

North Korea dismantles rocket test site

admin- July 24, 2018

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un: country dismantles rocket testing site North Korea has started dismantling some facilities at its main satellite launch station, seen ... Read More

South Korean Players May be Forced to Complete Military Service after World Cup

Henry Solomon- June 29, 2018

Despite South Korea win and eventual exit of defending Champions Germany in the Russia 2018 World Cup, the Korean players may face a likely " ... Read More

Nigeria records 1.95% GDP growth in Q1

admin- May 22, 2018

AfDB President at a Forum in Busan, South Korea The National Bureau of Statistics says Nigeria has recorded 1.95 per cent GDP growth in the ... Read More

North, South Korea to Broadcast live April Summit

Henry Solomon- April 18, 2018

South Korea’s presidential office said on Wednesday that North and South Korea had agreed to broadcast live parts of next week’s inter-Korean summit, the South’s ... Read More

Seoul Approves $2.6m for Pyongyang’s Participation in Olympics – Reports

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 14, 2018

South Korea approved on Wednesday approved 2.6 million dollars for North Korea’s participation in the Winter Olympics from the government fund, local media reported. The ... Read More

Winter Olympics Organisers Apologise to Iran over Samsung Gift Gaffe

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 9, 2018

Organisers of South Korea’s Winter Olympics apologised to the Iranian team before Friday’s opening ceremony for a misunderstanding over gifts of Samsung mobile phones. Iran ... Read More

Aisha Buhari At World Religious Peace Summit in South Korea

AMT Tanimu- September 26, 2017

Suleiman Haruna, Abuja: The 3rd Annual Commemoration of the World Alliance of Religions’ Peace (WARP) Summit, held recently in Seoul, Republic of Korea. The event ... Read More

Former UN Chief Urges Relevant Parties To Prevent Accidental Conflict On Korean Peninsula

Abdul Jimoh- September 26, 2017

Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday urged the relevant parties to prevent any accidental conflict on the Korean Peninsula as situations get more dangerous ... Read More

N557m Meth: 46 year-old Nigerian Nabbed For Smuggling Drugs in Korea

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 17, 2017

South Korean Police said Wednesday they have arrested a 46-year-oldNigerian for smuggling large amounts of methamphetamines, also called meth, into the country through international mail ... Read More

“WannaCry” Global Attack similar To North Korean Hacks – Researchers

Henry Solomon- May 16, 2017

Cybersecurity researchers have found evidence they say could link North Korea with the “WannaCry” cyber attack that has infected more than 300,000 computers worldwide. A ... Read More

North Korea Bent On Continues Nuclear Tests ‘To The Maximum’

Henry Solomon- May 1, 2017

North Korea suggested on Monday it will continue its nuclear weapons tests, saying it will bolster its nuclear force "to the maximum" in a "consecutive ... Read More

U.S. Issues ‘Last Warning’ To North Korea

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2017

The U.S. has  issued what seemed to be its “last warning” to North Korea over its continued launch of ballistic missiles that threaten the country ... Read More

North Korea Fires Four Ballistic Missiles In Retaliation Over US, Japan Military Drills

Henry Solomon- March 6, 2017

North Korea on Monday fired four ballistic missiles into the sea off northwest of Japan, which appeared to be a promised retaliation over last Wednesday's ... Read More

Kim Jong Nam Killed With VX Nerve Agent – Malaysian Police

Henry Solomon- February 24, 2017

Malaysian police said assassins of Kim Jong Nam, the half brother of North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un used a VX nerve agent, a chemical ... Read More

North Korean Leader’s Brother Killed In Malaysia

Henry Solomon- February 14, 2017

Sources say that the half brother of the North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un has been murdered in Malaysia. According to Reuters, a South Korean ... Read More

Barack Obama: United States is Ready To Attack North Korea

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 22, 2016

US President, Obama and Nigeria President, Buhari The U.S. warned North Korea on Wednesday that any use of nuclear weapons against South Korea would “be ... Read More

It May Be End of The Road For Korea’s Female President

Henry Solomon- December 8, 2016

President Park Geun-hye of South Korea  may have less than 24 hours left to her presidency as the country’s National Assembly scheduled an impeachment vote ... Read More

South Korea Partners Nigeria To Fight Insurgency

AMT Tanimu- October 26, 2016

Rabe Abubakar, Abuja: The leader of a military delegation from the Democratic Republic of Korea, Major General YO Song Chol has commended the Nigerian Armed ... Read More