Monday, June 18, 2018
Trump says to 'stay tuned' as trade negotiations continue between U.S., China

Trump promises to return to Singapore for regional talks

U.S. President Donald Trump has accepted an invitation by Singaporean President Halimah Yacob to return to the country for a state visit. The visit is...
Wanted man arrested after trying to enter White House – Secret Service

Top Trump aide describes White House as “miserable place to work”

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly has reportedly told a group of lawmakers that the White House is a “miserable place to work,”...
Russia should be at G7 meeting – Trump says

Russia should be at G7 meeting – Trump says

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday Russia should also be attending a Group of Seven nations summit, as he prepared to fly into...
Trump considering 3,000 pardons, including boxer Muhammad Ali

Trump considering 3,000 pardons, including boxer Muhammad Ali

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he is considering pardoning some 3,000 people, including late boxing champion Muhammad Ali, whose conviction for refusing...
US facilitates drone technology workshop for students, women

US facilitates drone technology workshop for students, women

United States Consulate General Lagos in collaboration with Baltimore-based Global Air Media, on Tuesday concluded a two-day drone technology workshop for students and women...
Wanted man arrested after trying to enter White House – Secret Service

Wanted man arrested after trying to enter White House – Secret Service

The Secret Service said a White House contractor was arrested on Tuesday after his name was found to be in a criminal database. The 29-year-old...
Trump considering 3,000 pardons, including boxer Muhammad Ali

Trump says he has ‘absolute’ power to pardon himself

President Donald Trump on Monday said he had committed no wrongdoing but had “absolute” legal power to pardon himself, echoing an argument put forth...
Trump calls for comedian Samantha Bee's firing after crude Ivanka tweet

Trump calls for comedian Samantha Bee’s firing after crude Ivanka tweet

U.S. President Donald Trump waded further into television controversies on Friday, calling for comedian Samantha Bee to be fired after she made a vulgar...
WHO says 1.1bn people are smokers globally

WHO says 1.1bn people are smokers globally

There are around 1.1 billion smokers in the world today, the same number as at the turn of the century, according to latest data...
UN envoy says Gaza 'on the brink'

UN envoy says Gaza ‘on the brink’

Rocket fire this week across the border between Gaza and Israel shows how close the region is “to the brink of war”, Nikolay Mladenov,...