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Trump considers tighter vetting for women, children refugees: sources

France says Trump method not best way to tackle North Korea crisis

France’s foreign minister said President Donald Trump’s verbal jousting with North Korea was perhaps not the best method to handle the nuclear crisis and...
Trump to press other nations to do more at UN General Assembly

Trump to press other nations to do more at UN General Assembly

U.S. President Donald Trump will urge other nations at the UN General Assembly on Tuesday to take on a greater role even as he...
Hurricane Maria devastates Dominica – PM

Hurricane Maria devastates Dominica – PM

Hurricane Maria has left “widespread devastation” on the Caribbean island nation of Dominica, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit said on Tuesday. Skerrit said “so far, we...
Trump arrives in storm-hit Florida, 3.1 million without power

Trump arrives in storm-hit Florida, 3.1 million without power

The U.S. President Donald Trump arrived in storm-ravaged Florida on Thursday to survey the damage wrought by Hurricane-Irma, the second-major-storm to hit the U.S,...

Commander US Naval Forces Africa visits Nigeria

Admiral Michelle J. Howard, commander, Allied Joint Force Command Naples, commander, United States Naval Forces Europe and commander, US Naval Forces Africa, will visit...
Trump denies reports U.S. State Secretary Tillerson threatened to resign

Trump ends DACA, 800,000 risk deportation

The Trump administration on Tuesday formally announced the end of DACA -- a program that had protected nearly 800,000 young undocumented immigrants brought to...
Amazon says Google pulled YouTube from Echo Show device

Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses

Amazon.com (AMZN.O) has been hit with a proposed class action lawsuit by a couple who claims defective eclipse glasses purchased through theonline retailer damaged...
Nigerian Air Force jet hits B’Haram vehicle workshop, fuel ammunition dumps

Pentagon notifies US Congress of $593m military sale to Nigeria

The Pentagon has notified the United States Congress of the sale to Nigeria of 12 Super Tucano A-29 planes and weapons worth $593 million,...

US Congressional Delegation visits Nigeria

An eight member Congressional delegation from the United States will be visiting Nigeria from August 28 – August 31.  The delegation will be led...
U.S.-based Bowie University to renew exchange programme with Nigeria

U.S.-based Bowie University to renew exchange programme with Nigeria

The management of Bowie State University, State of Maryland, U.S., is planning to allow its students visit Nigeria to enrich their learning and character. President...