Sadness at Vietnam noodle shop where Bourdain dined with Obama
The owner of a Hanoi noodle shop where Anthony Bourdain slurped down 'bun cha' with former US president Barack Obama expressed her shock and sorrow Saturday over the death of the globetrotting American celebrity chef.
Barack And Michelle Obama Sign Netflix Production Deal
Barack and Michelle Obama have entered into a multi-year agreement to produce films and series with Netflix, the world's leading internet entertainment service announced on Monday. The former first couple have launched Higher Ground Productions to produce a variety of content for the video streamer, possibly including scripted series, documentaries and features. "One of the…
Trump announces US withdrawal from 'defective' Iran deal
President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced the US withdrawal from what he called the "defective" multinational nuclear deal with Iran, and said Washington would reinstate sanctions against the Islamic republic.
Obama to deliver Mandela lecture in South Africa in July
Former US president Barack Obama will deliver the annual Nelson Mandela memorial lecture at a 4,000-capacity arena in Johannesburg in July, South African organisers announced on Monday.
David Letterman Gets New Netflix Series With Obama As First Guest
After a long hiatus, David Letterman is making a comeback to talk show hosting with a new show on Netflix. The series is titled My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman and as the name suggests its focus is on top celebrities of which Barack Obama fits in perfectly. The show launches on Jan 12…
The burden of leadership deficit in Africa
Until recently, the United States of America have had the unique role of shepherding the world through deliberate policies and actions using the instrumentality...
US government to review Obama administration handling of Hezbollah drug initiative
US Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday ordered an investigation into allegations that the Obama administration undermined efforts to target Hezbollah drug trafficking.
The consequences of election: Nigeria, U.S. as case study
Prior to the 2015 general election, Nigeria was doing far better than it is today with Goodluck Ebele Jonathan at the helm of affairs, though considered weak by the United Kingdom (UK) government and its then prime Minister, David Cameron...