Saturday, 30th September 2023

G20 summit

24 Sep
Great admiration for Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India for recognising the need to have a representation of the African continent in the Group of Twenties (G20), in the last G20 summit held in India.
16 Sep
At the just concluded gathering of G20 leaders in India, UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak announced the UK’s biggest single financial contribution to helping the world’s most vulnerable people adapt to and mitigate the impact of climate change.
10 Sep
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his entire delegation were forced to extend their stay in New Delhi for the G20 summit by an extra day Sunday when his aircraft broke down, Canadian officials confirmed.
10 Sep
World leaders walked barefoot through puddles Sunday to pay their respects to revered Indian independence hero Mahatma Gandhi, after monsoon downpours dampened Prime Minister Narendra Modi's set-piece G20 programme. Modi welcomed his guests to the site where the apostle of non-violence was cremated in January 1948, the day after he was gunned down by a…
10 Sep
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s G20 Summit visit to India, on the special invitation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, is coming almost exactly 61 years after Jawaharlal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of the Republic of India, visited Nigeria.
9 Sep
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted arriving world leaders for Saturday's G20 summit in New Delhi, television broadcasts showed.
8 Sep
US President Joe Biden was welcomed warmly by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday ahead of a G20 summit in New Delhi, but journalists were blocked from covering the key meeting. Media access to such bilateral encounters on the sidelines of major summits like the G20 is always tightly controlled, but it is rarely…
5 Sep
India was buzzing with speculation Tuesday over rumoured plans to scrap official usage of the country's English name after a state-issued invitation sent to world leaders referred to it as "Bharat".
2 Sep
President Bola Tinubu is attending the G20 Summit holding from Sept. 9 to Sept. 10 in New Delhi, India to attract private capital for the development of the nation’s critical infrastructure.
28 Aug
Russian President Vladimir Putin will skip the G20 summit in India next month and will send his foreign minister instead, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's office said Monday.
27 Aug
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi called Sunday for the African Union to be made a G20 member, while also pitching his country as the solution to supply chain woes ahead of the bloc's summit in New Delhi next month.
4 Aug
India's capital will catch, sterilise and hide thousands of stray dogs roaming its streets as part of a campaign to clean up the megacity before it hosts next month's G20 summit.


20 mins ago
The Delta State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Asaba, yesterday, upheld the election of Sheriff Oborevwori as the governor of the state.
22 mins ago
With a commitment to making music lovers have a great time, Spotify is leveling up with Jam, a personalised, real-time listening session for any group to tune in together.
24 mins ago
The Cathedral Church of Christ, Marina; Archbishop Vining Memorial Church Cathedra (AVMCC)l, Ikeja; and the Cathedral Church of St. Jude, Ebute Meta jointly held its yearly Choirs’ Festival.
26 mins ago
Lovers of choral and classical music were treated to good choral tunes at the All Saints’ Anglican Church, Yaba, Lagos State, last Sunday afternoon when the annual Three-Cathedral Choirs Festival took place.
37 mins ago
The Rotary Club of Ikeja GRA has organised a N50 million fundraiser towards the construction of a Care Centre at the Lagos State University, Ojo, and other interventions in the health and education sectors of the country.
40 mins ago
Nigerian singer, Haladin is back with a hit song titled Holy Holy Holy, featuring AY Baddest.    Haladin who came on the music scene in 2014, recently announced October 6, 2023, for the release of the new song on all platforms.   In a chat with Weekend Beats, he said the likes Of Dagrin, Tuface, Dbanj, and…
48 mins ago
Chorale de la Magnifique (CDM) will, tomorrow, treat Nigerians, especially Abuja residents, with a music concert to celebrate Nigeria’s 63rd Independence anniversary.
1 day ago
In a significant development nearly three decades after the tragic murder of legendary hip-hop artist Tupac Shakur, Las Vegas police have charged Duane "Keffe D" Davis with his murder. The rapper was fatally shot in a drive-by shooting in Las Vegas in 1996, and the identity of his killer has remained a mystery until now.…
1 day ago
A former senator who represented Kogi West in the 9th National Assembly, Smart Adeyemi, has rejected the advice of the Supreme Court to withdraw his petition.
1 day ago
The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Maj.-Gen. Christopher Musa, has said that the military will flush out bandits and terrorists from the country.