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Trump’s 'America First' agenda looms large as NAFTA talks begin

Trump’s ‘America First’ agenda looms large as NAFTA talks begin

As the US, Canada and Mexico kick off negotiations on Wednesday to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement, the biggest uncertainty is whether...
NASS says no more delayed salaries, underfunding in foreign missions

NASS says no more delayed salaries, underfunding in foreign missions

The Senate and House of Representatives Committees on Foreign Affairs have said that the era of non-payment of workers’ salaries at Nigerian foreign missions,...
Taliban writes Trump warning against U.S. troop increase

Taliban writes Trump warning against U.S. troop increase

The Taliban leadership in a letter on Tuesday warned President Donald Trump against increasing the number of U.S. troops in Afghanistan. Afghanistan is said to...
US Awards micro-grants to support children orphaned by HIV/AIDS

US approves N360m grant for development of modular refinery in Nigeria

The United States United States Trade and Development Agency (USTDA), has approved a grant of $1 million (N360 million) for the detail engineering design of  20,000 barrel per...
Trump blasts Republican senator on ‘moral equivalency’ after Virginia attack

Trump issues new threat, says U.S. is “locked and loaded’”

President Donald Trump on Friday issued a new threat to North Korea, saying the U.S. military was “locked and loaded” as Pyongyang accused him...
Trump: U.S. nuclear arsenal “more powerful than ever before”

Trump: U.S. nuclear arsenal “more powerful than ever before”

The U.S. nuclear arsenal is “now far stronger and more powerful than ever before,” President Donald Trump says. He claimed Wednesday on Twitter that it...
US flaws Venezuela’s National Constituent Assembly, says illegitimate

US flaws Venezuela’s National Constituent Assembly, says illegitimate

The United States of America has described the process that produced Venezuelan National Constituent Assembly as illegitimate. Heather Nauert, spokesperson U.S. Department of State in...
Terrorism: Trump's Approval  And End Of The Black Days 

Washington’s relationship with Russia is at “an all-time low” – Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday Washington’s relationship with Russia is at an “an all-time and very dangerous low.” Trump, also blamed Congress for...
Future of Balkans is 'in the West', Pence tells region

Future of Balkans is ‘in the West’, Pence tells region

Vice-President Mike Pence said on Wednesday in Montenegro that the U.S. sees the future of the region “in the West” and not with Russia. “We...
Future of Balkans is 'in the West', Pence tells region

Pence says Russia’s stance must change before ties improve

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Tuesday that relations with Russia would not improve until Moscow changed its stance on Ukraine and withdrew...