Presidency blasts Moghalu for criticising Buhari's absence at G7 summit
Nigeria's Presidency Friday said former Central bank of Nigeria's deputy governor Kingsley Moghalu misrepresented facts about President Muhammadu Buhari's non-invitation to G7 summit held in France. "Kingsley Moghalu is either ignorant or playing petty politics," Buhari's spokesman Garba Shehu said on Friday. "The non-invitation of President Buhari to witness the G7 meeting this year is…
Warning: Trump is a danger to America and the world’s health - Part 2
Trump's strong support for Britain’s exit from the EU without a deal, has been described by Amanda Sloat of the Brookings Institution as a move that “could have could have potentially disastrous consequences” for the Northern Ireland peace process which was put together with strong support from the U.S. under President Clinton.
From surprise guests to family photos: G7 highlights
An unexpected guest, a last-minute power lunch and an eyebrow-raising group picture: the G7 summit in the French surfing resort of Biarritz made waves on several levels.
Trump aides downplay 'order' to US companies to leave China
Donald Trump's top aides on Sunday downplayed the idea of US companies being forced to abandon China any time soon, as an edict from the president ordering businesses to start looking for alternatives has been met with skepticism. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White House economics advisor Larry Kudlow took to the airwaves from France,…
Macron, Trump break the ice with surprise pre-G7 lunch
French President Emmanuel Macron hosted his US counterpart Donald Trump for a previously unscheduled lunch Saturday ahead of the official opening of the G7 summit in southwest France.
France's Macron to host Putin ahead of G7 summit
French President Emmanuel Macron confirmed Saturday he had invited his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin for talks on August 19, days before hosting a G7 summit.
US blames Canada for G7 fiasco, says Trudeau 'stabbed us in the back'
The US blamed Canada on Sunday for the disastrous ending to the G7 summit, saying Prime Minister Justin Trudeau "stabbed us in the back," while American allies held Washington responsible.
Trump's G7 bust-up shows risks for North Korea summit
Donald Trump's spectacular bust-up with America's closest allies at the G7 raises the already high political stakes for Tuesday's summit with Kim Jong Un, and highlights the dangers of the US leader's self-serving diplomacy.