Thursday, April 18, 2019
US bans companies enabling shipment of Venezuelan oil to Cuba

Trump again threatens Mexico border closure, seeks Congress action

President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened again to close the U.S. border with Mexico, this time calling on Congress to take steps immediately to...
Facebook charged with racial discrimination in targeted housing ads

Facebook charged with racial discrimination in targeted housing ads

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) charged Facebook Inc on Thursday with violating the Fair Housing Act, alleging that the company’s...

US applauds Edo State’s integrated anti-human trafficking framework

US applauds Edo SThe United States Chargé d' affaires, David Young, on Tuesday visited Edo State, where he met with government leaders, traditional rulers...
Venezuela streets empty after second blackout in a month

Venezuela streets empty after second blackout in a month

Venezuela’s government told workers and school children to stay home on Tuesday as the second major blackout this month left the streets of Caracas...
China to spend over $1 trillion on planes over next 20 years: Boeing

Boeing invites pilots, regulators on return of 737 MAX to service

Boeing Co said it invited more than 200 global airline pilots, technical leaders and regulators for an information session on Wednesday as it looks...
Russia should be at G7 meeting – Trump says

ISIS will be eliminated tonight – Trump declares

U.S. President Donald Trump has declared that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) will be eliminated from its last territory in Syria...

NAYA partners California Congressional Black Caucus delegation to bring investments to Nigeria

The Canada-based Nigerian Association for Young Adults of Canada (NAYA) has signed a memorandum of understanding with the California Congressional Black Caucus delegation and...
US Extols Nigerian Business Community, Honors Partners

Obangame Express 2019 opens in Lagos, as US equips Maritime Training School

On Thursday, senior leaders from the US Africa Command and the Nigerian Navy, representatives of maritime forces from the Gulf of Guinea, Europe, North...
Nigeria’s Osowobi wins Commonwealth Youth Person of the Year 2019

Nigeria’s Osowobi wins Commonwealth Youth Person of the Year 2019

Nigeria’s Oluwaseun Ayodeji Osowobi has scooped the overall prize of the 2019 Commonwealth Young Person of the Year, in recognition of her efforts to...

Keynote Remarks by Russell Brooks on Black History Month in Lagos

Good Morning. Let me begin by thanking the administration of the University of Lagos for inviting me here today to help celebrate Black History Month. Permit...