Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Trump lifts visa restrictions for Chadians – White House

Trump to sign anti-Russia sanctions ‘very soon’ – Pence

U.S. President Donald Trump will “very soon” sign legislation to strengthen sanctions against Russia, Vice President Mike Pence said on Tuesday in the former...

Anthony Scaramucci sacked as Trump media chief

White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci has been fired after less than 10 days in the post. The former Wall Street financier had drawn criticism...
Venezuela to launch oil-backed cryptocurrency

Venezuela’s Maduro celebrates new assembly, mocks U.S. criticism

President Nicolas Maduro of Venezuela on Monday celebrated the election of a new legislative superbody that is expected to give the ruling Socialist Party...
3 Americans detained by North Korea released, on their way home – Trump

Trump says U.S. able to ‘handle’ N. Korea – White House

President Donald Trump said the United States can handle any threats posed by North Korea, according to a White House pool report on Monday. “We’ll...
Trump warns Iran against restarting Nuclear Programme

Trump declares ban on transgender people in military

Transgender individuals will not be allowed to serve in the U.S. military “in any capacity,” President Donald Trump said on Wednesday on Twitter. The decision...
Sean Spicer resigns as White House spokesman

Sean Spicer resigns as White House spokesman

Spicer resigned on Friday ending a brief, turbulent tenure that gained global notoriety, after President Donald Trump named adviser and Wall Street financier Anthony...
Trump legal team spokesman Corallo resigns

Trump legal team spokesman Corallo resigns

The spokesman for U.S. President Donald Trump’s personal legal team has resigned, media reports say. Mark Corallo was a spokesman for Marc Kasowitz, who is...
UN commends Osinbajo’s handling of Bakassi conflict

UN commends Osinbajo’s handling of Bakassi conflict

The UN Office for West Africa and the Sahel (UNOWAS) has commended Acting President Yemi Osinbajo for his handling of the recent conflict in...
Osinbajo receives UN Deputy Scribe, Amina Mohammed

Buhari committed to peaceful, developed Niger-Delta – Boroh

The Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta, Brig.-Gen. Paul Boroh, says President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration is committed to a peaceful and developed...
Canada stock market shutdown pushes investors to explore options

Canada ranks second-best country to be an Immigrant

Canada has been ranked as the top country outside Europe, and the second-best country worldwide, to live as an immigrant. Only Sweden is ranked...