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When Nigeria lowered the Union Jack and raised the green-white-green flag that heralded its coming of age on October 1, 1960, there was boundless joy in Nigeria.
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A United States entrepreneur, Funsho Oshunleti, has said the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, deserves a second time in office.
Professional boxing promoter and manager in the United States, Nelson Aiyelabowo, has expressed optimism about the chances of one of his light heavyweight boxers, Tope Tajudeen Musa, aka ‘TP Rock,
The United States announced Friday it was easing export restrictions to improve Iranians' access to the internet, which the Tehran government has severely curbed amid a crackdown on protesters.
The United States on Sunday observed the 21st anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, with President Joe Biden recalling Americans' sacrifice and honouring the nearly 3,000 people killed
Fifty African leaders have been invited by President Joe Biden for the US-Africa summit to hold December 13-15 this year. “The summit will demonstrate the United States enduring commitment to Africa
President Joe Biden announced nearly $3 billion in military aid to Kyiv on Wednesday -- the biggest US package so far -- to mark Ukraine's independence day, six months after Russia invaded the country. [AD] In a statement, Biden signaled the firmness of Washington's commitment to Ukraine's struggle, saying the $2.98 billion for arms and…
The first US ambassador to Sudan in 25 years took up his post Wednesday in the latest easing of ties since Washington removed Khartoum from it state sponsors of terrorism list. Ties between the United States and Sudan were severely strained under the three-decade rule of ousted president Omar al-Bashir, with Washington slapping crippling economic…
Democrats were Wednesday celebrating victory in a US special election being viewed as the last bellwether of the public mood on abortion ahead of November's midterms, as the party seeks to make reproductive rights a key issue in the campaign. Tuesday's vote in a swing district in upstate New York was to choose a candidate…
United States (US) government has signed an agreement to repatriate $23 million looted by a former military head of state General Sani Abacha to Nigeria. Nigeria's attorney-general and justice minister Abubakar Malami at the signing of the agreement in Abuja said the decision to return the stolen funds, which is tagged ‘Abacha-5’, was a product…
The U.S. ship arrived Lagos on August 18 to establish meetings, work on a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Nigerian Navy at the Western Naval Command Headquarters, Apapa,
US inflation eased slightly in July, according to official data Wednesday, potentially taking pressure off the Federal Reserve to hike interest rates sharply while bringing a much-needed boost to President Joe Biden just months before crucial midterm elections. With energy costs dropping in recent weeks, the consumer price index dipped to an annual rate of…