Tag: USA

Time For Nigeria, US To Deepen Relationship Based On Trust, Says Ag. President Osinbajo

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 22, 2017

Laolu Akande, Abuja: The time has come for both Nigeria and the United States to deepen the long-standing relationship between the countries based on mutual trust, ... Read More

Trump Takes Over as 45th U.S. President

Suleiman Idris- January 20, 2017

Donald J. Trump (NAN) Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States on Friday, 6 p.m. Nigeria time, succeeding Barack ... Read More

White House Renounces Trump’s Flag Burning Comment

Henry Solomon- November 30, 2016

The White House has repudiated Donald Trump’s assertion that protesters who burn the flag should potentially be imprisoned or stripped of their citizenship. President-elect Donald ... Read More

NERC Chairmanship Nominee, Prof Akinwande Denies Rejection Of Appointment

admin- October 28, 2016

President Buhari's nominee for the Chairmanship of Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission Prof. Akintunde Ibitayo Akinwande, says he has not rejected the offer but is in ... Read More

Actress Tamara Eteimo Wins African Culture Image Award In US

admin- October 28, 2016

Nollywood actress Tamara Eteimo is celebrating a big achievement in her career. The actress recently won the 2016 African Culture Image Award in the USA ... Read More

Hurricane Matthew: About 900 persons killed, 90% of Southern Haiti destroyed

inno.korie- October 8, 2016

Nearly 900 people are known to have been killed by Hurricane Matthew in Haiti, with aid officials saying up to 90% of some areas have ... Read More

Update: Google Finally Launches Pixel Smart Phone

Henry Solomon- October 5, 2016

Google Unveils Pixel Smart Phone on Tuesday (Photo: Google) Alphabet Inc’s Google finally unveiled its new “Pixel” smartphone. Google made the announcement on Tuesday in San ... Read More

President Buhari Arrives Abuja From New York

Tanimu- September 25, 2016

Adamu Sambo, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Abuja after attending the 71st Session of the United Nation's General Assembly in New York, United ... Read More

How We Achieved More Power For The National Grid In Spite Of Vandalism, Sabotage ~ Fashola

Abdul Jimoh- September 23, 2016

Minister B.R Fashola ·       “Generating capacity of the hydro plants was enhanced as their hitherto broken down  turbines received due attention”, he explains ·      Highlights ... Read More

Full Text of President Buhari’s Speech At Africa Business Forum, New York, USA

Tanimu- September 23, 2016

Muhammadu BuhariNigeria's President Protocol I am delighted to be present here today at the 2nd edition of the United States–Africa Business Forum. I wish to ... Read More

President Buhari Arrives New York For 71st UN General Assembly

Tanimu- September 18, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari is in New York, United State ahead of the71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly. Recalled yesterday the President left the ... Read More

U.S. Honors Nigerian Business Partners, Holds Session on Increasing Bilateral Trade

Suleiman Idris- September 9, 2016

Lagos—The Commercial Service of the United States Diplomatic Mission to Nigeria hosted its annual Networking with the USA Appreciation Forum (NUSA) and International Partner Awards ... Read More

15th Anniversary of 9/11 (September 9, 2016)

Suleiman Idris- September 9, 2016

This Sunday, September 11, marks the 15th anniversary of one of the most tragic days in the history of the United States. On that fateful ... Read More

Looted Public Funds In US Would Soon Repatriate To Nigeria – Kerry

Tanimu- August 25, 2016

John KerryUS Secretary of States NAN, Abuja: The U.S Secretary of State, John Kerry, made the promise on Wednesday at a meeting with Civil Societies ... Read More

The Greatest Ever Olympian In History With 18 Gold, 2 Silver and 2 Bronze

Tanimu- August 22, 2016

Micheal Phelps At the age of 15, Phelps became the youngest American male swimmer to compete at an Olympic Games in 68 years. While he ... Read More

US Swimmers Land In Miami After Robbery Accusation Drama

Henry Solomon- August 19, 2016

Two U.S. swimmers accused of fabricating a story about being robbed at gunpoint during the Rio Games landed in Miami from Brazil early on Friday, ... Read More

Phelps’s 22nd #Olympics Gold Medal Breaks an Ancient Record

Henry Solomon- August 12, 2016

Michael Phelps became a legend in the Rio Olympic Games as he won his 13th individual and 22nd gold medal to break an ancient record ... Read More

Nigeria #NGR To Begin #Rio2016 #Olympics Football Quest Against Japan #JPN

Henry Solomon- August 4, 2016

Nigeria Dream Team VI will begin their Olympic football quest with an opening day fixture against Japan at the Amazon Arena on Friday morning. This ... Read More

Kanye West Vs Taylor Swift: Beyonce, West Nominated, Swift shut out of VMA

Henry Solomon- July 28, 2016

Beyonce's critically-praised visual album "Lemonade", has earned the R&B singer a career-best 11 nominations for the MTV Video Music Awards. The list included multiple nods ... Read More

Falz, A Conqueror At The 2016 BET Awards

Henry Solomon- June 28, 2016

Guess who is on a conquering spree; a success in law, a paid comedian, fast rising in the movie industry and now making bold statements ... Read More