Thursday, 28th September 2023

U.S. Embassy

28 Jul
Due to the deteriorating security situation in Haiti, the U.S. is withdrawing all of its government employees and their families from the country except for emergency personnel.
14 Jul 2022
The long-awaited Oregon 2022 World Athletics Championships will begin in Eugene, United States, tomorrow, but some Nigerian coaches and accredited journalists may not be part of the event due
28 Aug 2019
The U.S. Embassy, Abuja has denied blocking appointment dates for visa interview of Nigerians seeking to travel to that country.
22 Jul 2019
The U.S. Embassy in Nigeria said it would send to the U.S. five Nigerian Football (soccer) talents, who are Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) to participate in a State Department-sponsored Sports Visitor programme.
16 Aug 2018
The United States Embassy has temporarily suspended consular services at its Abuja office.A statement by its public affairs section said: “Due to reasons beyond our control, we are temporarily unable to provide regular services for visa and American citizen services in Abuja but other offices within the embassy remain open.”
26 Jan 2018
Mr. Afam Ezekude, director general of the Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC), has called for greater collaboration in areas of capacity building for the enforcement and prosecution of Intellectual Property (IP) crimes in the country. The DG, NCC, stated this during an interactive meeting with the Economic Counselor of the United States Embassy in Nigeria, Susan…
23 Jan 2018
The American embassy will be moved from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem by the end of next year, United States (U.S.) Vice President Mike Pence told Israeli parliamentarians to enthusiastic applause. Greeted by a standing ovation yesterday inside the Knesset, Pence’s speech was in its introductory phase when a scuffle broke out as Palestinian lawmakers from the…
15 Dec 2017
The U.S. Government said on Friday that it had donated 2.9 million insecticide-treated bed nets worth 8.1 million Dollars for distribution in Sokoto State.
24 Mar 2017
The incident created a hysteria and caused huge pandemonium at the Walter Carrington crescent, Victoria Island axis where the embassy is located, as drivers made swift u-turn as the rumour mill went agog.


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A gunman dressed in combat gear and wearing a bulletproof vest went on a shooting rampage at a house and a hospital in Rotterdam Thursday, killing a 14-year-old girl, her mother and a teacher.
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Napoli said Thursday they never meant to offend Victor Osimhen after the striker's agent threatened legal action over a video the club posted online mocking him for missing a penalty.
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Nigeria’s U-20 women’s national team, the Falconets, have progressed to the third round of the 2024 U-20 World Cup qualifiers without kicking a ball.
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has reiterated its commitment to conduct free, fair and credible governorship election in Imo State scheduled for November 11th, 2023.
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By Vera Ng’oma, Country Director, British Council Malawi, and TEVET Lead for Sub-Saharan Africa.  Lilongwe, Malawi, 28 September 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-  Africa has the largest population of young people in the world. By 2030, there will be 375 million young people in the continent’s job market. By 2050, one in every 4 people in the world will be…