Friday, 2nd June 2023

Antony Blinken

19 May
The presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Peter Obi, has said the United States (US) should not respond to political developments in Nigeria in a way that implies taking sides until the presidential election petition tribunal issues its final decision.
18 May
The United States (US) has condemned the killing of its staff in the attack that took place in the Amiyi/Eke Ochuche communities of Ogbaru Local Government Area of Anambra state on Tuesday. "We condemn in the strongest terms this attack. We will work closely with our Nigerian law enforcement colleagues in seeking to bring those…
18 May
United States of America has pledged to support the administration of President-elect, Bola Ahmed Tinubu. Secretary of State, Antony Blinken, in a telephone conversation with Tinubu, assured that Nigeria should expect a good and mutually beneficial relationship with the U.S.
17 May
The United States (US) Secretary of State, Antony Blinken, called President-elect Bola Ahmed Tinubu to reaffirm his commitment to strengthening the relationship between the two countries.
16 May
Former Aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, on Tuesday told the United States to allow the court to determine those that undermined Nigeria's democracy. US on Monday announced through the Secretary of State, Antony Blinken, that it had placed visa restrictions on some Nigerians who undermined the 2023 general elections of February and March. “The United States…
16 May
United States of America (USA), yesterday, announced it placed visa restrictions on some Nigerians who undermined the 2023 elections, held in February and March.
27 Apr
Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Thursday that the United States was working with Sudan's warring generals to extend an expiring, shaky ceasefire that he helped broker. Blinken said he expected to say more "in the coming hours" on the situation in Sudan, where the army has renewed air strikes on rival paramilitaries in the…
24 Apr
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said that Sudan's warring generals had agreed to a three-day ceasefire starting Tuesday (2200 GMT Monday), after previous bids to pause the conflict quickly disintegrated.
31 Mar
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Thursday pledged enduring ties with Israel but warned against inflaming tensions with the Palestinians, following a rare public spat between the allies.
17 Mar
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken voiced hope that Nigeria will follow its own legal processes to ease tensions after disputed presidential elections.
15 Mar
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken urged Ethiopia on Wednesday to "deepen the peace" in the country's war-torn north as he moved cautiously to repair relations shaken by the brutal two-year conflict. The top US diplomat was paying his first visit to the longstanding ally since the end of the war in Tigray, which claimed…
3 Mar
Also, what transpired at the just concluded World Leaders and Security Conference at Munich in Germany shows that peace plan is beyond the horizon of the superpowers.


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One of the current trends, which have gained traction in the information age, apart from the emergence of Artificial Intelligence, is the establishment of a paradigm shift in telling African stories.
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Connected Development (CODE) has called on Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to resist attempts to restrict their influence. He also urged them to team up with the media in Nigeria towards expanding their areas of influence.
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Save Nigeria Movement (SNM), yesterday, faulted issuance of Brown Card, aimed at granting permanent residency to foreigners in the country, in breach of extant provision of the law.
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The Federal Government has assured of its readiness to always ensure all-round development of oil-producing host communities in the country as enshrined in the Petroleum Industry Act (PIA).