Nigeria did not mortgage property for China loan: Amaechi

Nigeria did not mortgage property for China loan: Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi said on Monday that the Nigerian government did not mortgage any property to secure infrastructural loans from...
FG condemns attacks on UN peace keepers in Mali

Silent diplomatic efforts aided Zainab, Abubakar release by Saudi – Ministry

Foreign Affairs Ministry says its silent diplomatic efforts in the past few weeks culminated in the release of Zainab Aliyu and Ibrahim Abubakar arrested...
Brent oil rises back above $80 as Iran sanctions loom

Venezuela reports collapse in oil supply, tightening global market – OPEC

Venezuela’s oil output sank to a new long-term low in March due to U.S. sanctions and blackouts, the country told OPEC, deepening the impact...
Trump considering 3,000 pardons, including boxer Muhammad Ali

Trump says he’ll talk to Saudis about missing journalist

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he plans to speak with Saudi Arabian officials at some point about the disappearance of Saudi journalist...
Trump vows to reject immigration bill without border wall clause

Trump rejects meeting with Iran’s Rouhani at UN gathering

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he would not meet Iranian President Hassan Rouhani as world leaders gathered in New York but signalled...
Akwa Ibom to collect tax for Alcohol consumption - Govt

Alcohol poisoning kills 19 in Malaysia

At least 19 people have died and more are receiving treatment, following a series of suspected alcohol poisoning in recent days, Malaysian authorities said...
Trump vows to reject immigration bill without border wall clause

China vows to retaliate if Trump imposes new tariffs

China has promised to retaliate if U.S. President Donald Trump goes ahead and slaps tariffs on 200 billion dollars’ worth of Chinese imports. Beijing “will...
Morocco, Spain bust IS-recruitment cell

12 IS militants killed in operation in central Iraq

Twelve Islamic State (IS) militants were killed during an overnight operation to hunt down the extremist militants in Iraq’s Central Province of Salahudin, a...
Putin outlaw fake news, disrespect against Russian state

BRICS leaders not ruling out accepting more members to organisation – Putin

President Vladimir Putin of Russia said on Friday BRICS leaders were not ruling out the possibility of increasing the number of the bloc’s member...
U.S. pressure to stop Iranian oil may impact regional exports, Rouhani says

Ruhani gives green light for Iranian women to attend football matches

Iranian President Hassan Ruhani has given the green light for Iranian women to attend football matches, Iranian news agency ISNA reported on Monday. Ruhani conveyed...