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5 Jun 2016
The world is invited to the funeral of Muhammad Ali in his hometown on Friday where the boxing legend's life will be celebrated with a public funeral procession and memorial service, a family spokesman said.
27 May 2016
Nuclear-armed North Korea has ridiculed US President Barack Obama's visit to Hiroshima as the "childish" diplomatic ploy of a "nuclear war fanatic."
26 May 2016
Sir: He started the race to the White House as a non-starter, more of a joker, sort of, so everybody thought. The Republican mainstream, that is, the Grand Old Party (GOP) establishment ...
26 May 2016
United States (U.S.) President Barack Obama urged communist Vietnam on Tuesday to abandon authoritarianism, saying basic human rights would not jeopardize its stability ...
23 May 2016
President Barack Obama on Monday confirmed Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour was killed in a US air strike, hailing his death as an "important milestone" in efforts to bring peace to Afghanistan.
23 May 2016
The United States has fully lifted its ban on weapons sales to Vietnam, President Barack Obama announced on Monday during a visit to Hanoi, unpicking a decades-old embargo on the one-time enemy.
23 May 2016
United States (U.S.) President Barack Obama left Washington yesterday for his first visit to Vietnam, a trip aimed at sealing the transformation ...
20 May 2016
Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton yesterday criticized presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, saying his recent behaviour shows he’s not qualified to be president.
10 May 2016
Trade, security and human rights will top the agenda when US President Barack Obama visits Vietnam later this month, a State Department official said Tuesday, adding there was "no decision" yet on lifting an arms embargo to its former wartime foe.
6 May 2016
President Barack Obama called Friday for Donald Trump's White House bid -- and his past record -- to be held up to close scrutiny as he warned the US presidency was not a "reality show."
10 Mar 2016
Barack Obama welcomed Canada's new Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to the White House Thursday, for a pageantry and pomp-filled "official visit and state dinner" designed to rejuvenate US-Canada ties.
2 Sep 2015
US President Barack Obama on Wednesday earned sufficient congressional backing to ensure the international deal to roll back Iran's nuclear program goes into effect, when a 34th senator announced her support for the accord. Most US lawmakers are opposed to the deal, which would ease punishing economic sanctions on Tehran while preventing Iran from advancing…


49 mins ago
Since the end of military juntas and the return to a democratic system of government in Nigeria about a quarter of a century ago, six (except for the latest) presidential polls have so far been conducted. None of these elections was free of contestation. The outcomes were legally disputed and battled up to the Supreme…
55 mins ago
The last few weeks leading up to the elections in Nigeria have been fraught with very negative narratives, and the last days leading up to the Governorship elections in Lagos have been particularly harrowing and frankly speaking, very heartbreaking. Because of the political ambitions and greed of a few, we have seen the manipulative use of bigotry and ethnic hatred to divide what was a peacefully cohabiting and mutually beneficial economic and social community that is Lagos; Nigeria.
57 mins ago
The Labour Party governorship candidate in Lagos State, Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour, has dismissed the call for healing by president-elect Bola Tinubu. He alleged that the All Progressives Congress (APC) is diabolical and does not mean well for Nigeria and Nigerians. Tinubu recently called on Nigerians to forget about the pains, disappointments, and agonies that trailed the…
58 mins ago
Nigerians are lovers of gadgets; we always want the latest products out there. And here is to the lovers of phones. Tecno spark 10 is set to launch tomorrow, March 23. The phone which has already been in anticipation by lots of customers and has also debuted at the MWC, earlier this month. Some of…
1 hour ago
Governor of Ekiti State, Biodun Oyebanji has assured of his administration's preparedness to mitigate the impact of the 2023 flooding.