Tag: United States

Buhari confers merit awards on three Nigerian scholars

Suleiman Idris- February 9, 2022

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja conferred the Nigerian National Order of Merit (NNOM) Award for years 2020 and 2021 on three Nigerians who ... Read More

Unrest Grips Dozens of U.S. Cities in Protest of The Killing of George Floyd

Henry Solomon- May 31, 2020

Dozens of cities in the United States were seeing fiery clashes between the Police and protesters continue as the killing of George Floyd sparked massive ... Read More

FBI List: FG to Issue executive Order – Presidency

Henry Solomon- August 26, 2019

Following the list of 80 Nigerian fraudsters released by FBI, Presidency has said there will be new executive orders to tackle international fraud. Garba Shehu, ... Read More

Boko Haram: Military To Take Delivery Of Super Tucano Fighter Jets In 2020 – Presidency

Abdul Jimoh- July 31, 2019

The Federal Government has reiterated its determination to continue to procure sophisticated weapons to keep the nation’s military in good fighting shape, saying the country ... Read More

China’s investment in U.S. dips by 83%

admin- May 8, 2019

Chinese direct investment in the United States dropped 83%  in 2018, pushed down by growing mistrust between the world’s two biggest economies. In a report, ... Read More

Wizkid honoured by Minnesota governor in U. S.

admin- October 8, 2018

Wizkid honoured by Minnesota governor in U. S. Award winning Artist, Wizkid, has been honoured in the United States by the governor of Minnesota, Mark ... Read More

Insurance firm AIG sues Kardashian’s bodyguard

admin- October 5, 2018

Two years after Kim Kardashian was robbed at gunpoint in Paris, her insurance company, AIG is suing her former bodyguard and his security firm in ... Read More

Bill Cosby ‘America’s Dad’ Gets to 3 to 10 Years Prison Sentence

Henry Solomon- September 26, 2018

US television Comedy icon Bill Cosby was on Tuesday sentenced to three to 10 years in prison by a judge in Norristown, Pennsylvania for sexually ... Read More

95 Year Old Ex-Nazi Guard Deported to Germany from US

Henry Solomon- August 21, 2018

Ex-Nazi guard Jakiw Palij has been deported to Germany on Tuesday, ending a 14-year battle to remove him from American soil. The Nazi guard lived ... Read More

OPEC forecasts lower oil demand, gloomy months ahead for Nigeria, others

admin- August 13, 2018

The Secretary-General of OPEC, Mr Muhammad Barkindo: lower global demand for crude in 2019 Gloomy months lie ahead of Nigeria and other crude oil exporters ... Read More

South Sudan: U.S, Britain, say peace pact not realistic

admin- August 11, 2018

The United States, Britain and Norway on Friday said considerable challenges lie ahead of South Sudan’s peace agreement, citing unrealistic arrangements. After years of fighting, ... Read More

Iran threatens ‘equal countermeasures’ if U.S blocks oil

admin- July 24, 2018

Presidents Trump and Hassan Rouhani of Iran Iran will respond with equal countermeasures if the U.S. tries to block its oil exports, the foreign ministry ... Read More

Oil price nears $80 per barrel in int’l market

admin- July 11, 2018

Oil Rig, drilling for petroleum products Nigeria stands to benefit as oil rose on Tuesday at the international market, supported by gains in equities and ... Read More

Trump in war of words with NATO allies

admin- July 11, 2018

President Donald Trump told NATO allies to “reimburse” the United States for defence costs as he landed for the alliance’s most difficult summit in years ... Read More

Virus Can Boost, Not Weaken, Immune System, Study Shows

Henry Solomon- July 3, 2018

American scientists have identified a particular virus in mice model that may not weaken, but enhance the immune system, according to a study published in ... Read More

Kenyan Shilling Holds Firm Against U.S. Dollar

Henry Solomon- July 2, 2018

The Kenyan shilling was firm against U.S. dollar on Monday due to tight liquidity in the local money markets amid reduced demand from oil importers ... Read More

OPEC inches closer to reach strategic oil deal

admin- June 21, 2018

The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is approaching today the conclusion of agreements in favor of its trade strategies which will allow for stability ... Read More

U.S. will not be migrant camp- Trump

admin- June 19, 2018

Donald Trump has said he will not allow the United States to become a “migrant camp”, as his administration faces a barrage of criticism for ... Read More

Norwegian Lawmakers Nominate President Trump for 2018 Nobel Peace Prize

Henry Solomon- June 13, 2018

Two Norwegian lawmakers on Wednesday nominated U.S. President Donald Trump nominated for the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize, citing Trump’s historic summit on Tuesday with North ... Read More

2026 FIFA World Cup: 11 CAF Members Voted in Favour of U.S, Canada and Mexico

Henry Solomon- June 13, 2018

Eleven CAF member associations were among the countries which did not support Morocco’s bid to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup during the voting process ... Read More