South Korean ex-president Lee admits taking $100,000 from spy agency
Former South Korean president Lee Myung-bak has admitted receiving $100,000 from the state spy agency while still in office, reports said Thursday, after he faced a marathon interrogation by prosecutors over corruption allegations.
South Korean ex-president Lee Myung-bak questioned on graft
Former South Korean president Lee Myung-bak was questioned over corruption Wednesday, the last of the country's living ex-leaders to be embroiled in a criminal inquiry.
Moon tells Trump Seoul to send special envoy to North Korea
South Korean President Moon Jae-in Thursday told Donald Trump that he plans to send a special envoy to Pyongyang, his office said, the latest in the Olympic-driven detente between the two Koreas.
Pyeongchang 2018: Nigerian athletes performance simply amazing, says Elegbeleye
Nigeria’s Chef de Mission to the 2018 Winter Olympics, Gbenga Elegbeleye, says he was impressed with the performance of Team Nigeria that made its debut in the Pyeongchang Games. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Nigeria’s Bobsled and Skeleton teams participated in the Winter Olympics for the first time at the 2018 Pyeongchang…
South Korean lawmakers demand execution of North's Olympic delegate
South Korean lawmakers protested Friday over a visit by a top North Korean general for the Pyeongchang Olympics, labelling him a war criminal over the 2010 sinking of a warship and calling for his execution.
Ivanka arrives in South Korea for Olympics
US President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka arrived in Seoul Friday to attend the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics closing ceremony, where a top North Korean general will also be present.
Ivanka and North Korean general to attend Olympic closing
US President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka will come face-to-face with a top North Korean general at the Winter Olympics closing ceremony in the South this weekend, it emerged Thursday.
With more funding, Nigeria will rule Winter Olympics, says Adigu
Team Nigeria ended its participation at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics yesterday with the bobsled trio of Seun Adigun, Akuoma Omeoga and Ngozi Onwumere getting a total of three minutes 29.60 seconds to finish in the 20th position. But the captain of the Nigerian team, Seun Adigun (driver of the bobsled team) is not disturbed…