Tourism is everybody’s business
In July 2015, a few months after President Buhari was sworn in, he took a trip to Washington D.C at the invitation of then US President Barack Obama to discuss bilateral cooperation on Nigeria’s economy, corruption, and security.
Barack Obama dismissed from jury duty
Former US president Barack Obama answered a jury summons Wednesday but was dismissed soon after arriving at a Chicago courthouse to perform the civic duty asked of all Americans.
Prince Harry Opens Up About Diana At Obama Summit
Britain's Prince Harry speaks about the impact his mother, Princess Diana, had on his life at a summit hosted by former U.S. President Barack Obama in Chicago. Harry made a guest appearance at the summit and addressed 500 young leaders from 60 nations and 27 U.S. states at the first Obama Foundation gathering. The conference…
US court blocks Trump's military transgender ban
Trump's predecessor Barack Obama took the historic decision to allow openly transgender troops to serve in the military, a move that was due to go into full effect in July this year.
Obama returns to political arena for key governor races
Barack Obama is returning to the political arena for the first time in months after keeping a low profile and avoiding direct confrontation with his White House successor.
US school to be named after Obama, drop name of Confederate leader
A public school in Mississippi is to drop the name of the Civil War leader of the pro-slavery South and be named after the first black US president, Barack Obama, the local newspaper reported.
Kehinde Wiley To Paint Barack Obama's Official Presidential Portrait
Barack and Michelle Obama have selected the artists who will paint their portraits for the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery. Barack chose New York-based artist Kehinde Wiley for his official presidential portrait, while Michelle chose Baltimore-based artist Amy Sherald to paint hers. Wiley is best known for his portraits of young black men wearing the latest…
Trump rolls back Obamacare provision for free birth control
US President Donald Trump's administration annulled on Friday an Obamacare provision that obliged employer health plans to pay for contraception, potentially stripping free birth control from millions of women.
Barack Surprises Michelle For Their 25th Wedding Anniversary
Former US President Barack Obama surprised his wife Michelle with a touching video message for their anniversary. Michelle was at the Pennsylvania COnference for WOmen on Tuesday, speaking alongside Grey's Anatomy producer Shonda Rhimes about female empowerment and the pressures of living in the White House. At the end of the talk, Rhimes told her…