FG seeks resumption of direct flight to USA

October 31, 2023 Suleiman Idris, 0

The Federal Government is seeking the resumption of direct flight operations into continental United States of America via Houston, Texas. Minister of Aviation and Aerospace Development, Festus Keyamo who is on a working visit to Houston disclosed that he is also using the opportunity to solicit for investors for the Nigeria aviation industry. Tunde Moshood, Special Assistant to Keyamo on Read More

Mustiboy releases highly anticipated Afro reggae album ‘Pride of Africa’

October 5, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

A Nigerian Canadian afro reggae artist, Mustiboy has released his highly anticipated, full length Afro reggae album Pride of Africa.  Mustiboy was born to a Muslim father and a Christian mother and raised by his grandparents. His musical odyssey spans continents, from the vibrant streets of Lagos, Nigeria, to the eclectic music scene of Toronto, and later Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Read More

New e-Commerce platform, iChota, to maximise customers’ profit, save cost

August 12, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

A newly debuted free-to-use e-commerce platform, iChota app, has the potential to ensure maximum profitability and cost savings for sellers and buyers. Launched by iChota LLC in Los Angeles, USA recently, the app enables users to carry out transactions without the expensive fees that most other platforms typically charge. The iChota LLC representative, Brendan Oluoha, in a statement, said the Read More

3-year old baby shoots, kills sister in U.S

July 18, 2023 Admin III 0

Sheriff’s authorities on Tuesday reported that a three-year old baby shot and killed a one year old sibling with a handgun that had been left unsecured in a home in San Diego in California. It was not immediately clear who reported the shooting or where the children’s parents were at the time of the incident. Authorities said deputies in Fallbrook Read More

Breaking: US Troops kill ISIS leader

July 9, 2023 Admin III 0

U.S. forces killed ISIS leader Usamah al-Muhajir in an airstrike in eastern Syria on Friday, U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) announced in a Sunday statement. Al-Muhajir was killed by the same MQ-9 reaper drones that had been harassed by Russian aircraft in the region. The two incidents occurred the same day, the U.S. says, with the drones carrying out the strike Read More

Tough anti-gay law: US slams sanctions on Uganda officials

June 17, 2023 Admin III 0

The United States has imposed visa restrictions on Uganda officials after the African nation passed an anti-LGBTQ law that was condemned by many countries and the United Nations, the U.S. State Department said on Friday. The law, considered one of the harshest in the world, was enacted in May and carries the death penalty for “aggravated homosexuality,” an offence that Read More

Nigerian-born Canon Chimenem Otto bags fellow, Royal Society of Arts 

May 19, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

Nigerian-born Environment and Sustainability Consultant, Canon Chimenem Otto, FRSA, has been appointed as a fellow by the Royal Society of Arts (RSA) for his social impact in the United Kingdom and Africa. The RSA fellowship is awarded in recognition of people whom the organisation’s judges deem to have made outstanding achievements for social progress and development. Canon Otto’s remarkable efforts Read More

2023 poll: Activist commends US over Visa ban on election riggers 

May 16, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

A political activist and former National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has commended the government of United States of America for announcing Visa ban on those who undermined democracy during the 2023 general elections. The US in a statement on the US State Department website, Secretary of State Antony Binken, had said “the United Read More

Dr. Jennifer Douglas, others, honored at the House of Lords, UK

March 20, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

Nigeria’s Dr. Jennifer Douglas has been awarded with the Excellence In Leadership Award by Wintrade Global at the House of Lords, United Kingdom. Dr. Douglas, an international lawyer with over 25 year experience working in finance, law, education and the non-profit sector, in the United Kingdom, Nigeria and the UAE, made the list of 100 Most Reputable Africans earlier this Read More

US, Canada, others countries where TikTok is banned *See full list

March 7, 2023 Admin III 0

The United State and Canada among other countries of the world have issued orders banning the use of TikTok on government-issued mobile devices as privacy and cybersecurity concerns about the video-sharing app grow. TikTok, which is owned by the Chinese company Bytedance, has long maintained that it does not share data with the Chinese government and that its data is Read More

US: Joe Biden to undergo medical checkup ahead of 2024 presidential bid

February 16, 2023 Admin III 0

US president Joe Biden will complete a routine medical checkup, the White House informed promising to release the health report by the 80-year-old president’s doctor. The report was also released in 2021 after Joe Biden’s previous health check-up. The health check-up comes ahead of Joe Biden’s expected bid for reelection in 2024. He is the oldest-ever US president. The report Read More

Revealed! How 18-year-old man became youngest Black mayor in US

December 8, 2022 Admin III 0

An 18-year-old college freshman is now the youngest Black mayor in U.S. history after beating out his opponent for the position in a small Arkansas town.  Jaylen Smith, a recent graduate of Earle High School, said although he was “confident” he’d win the runoff election Tuesday, he was still shocked when he received news of the victory. He will be Read More

Group petitions AGF Malami over alleged drugs trafficking against Tinubu

November 26, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Centre for Reform and Advocacy (CRA), has petitioned the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, to prosecute the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, over alleged narcotics trafficking and money laundering allegations. It also issued a five days ultimatum to the AGF to comply with the demands or face legal actions. CRA in Read More

U.S. stops taking student debt forgiveness applications after ruling

November 12, 2022 Admin III 0

The United States government has stopped taking applications for student debt relief, after a federal judge blocked President Joe Biden’s loan forgiveness plan, according to a notice on a government website. A judge in Texas who was appointed by former President Donald Trump ruled on Thursday that Biden’s plan to cancel hundreds of billions of dollars in student loan debt was unlawful Read More

Revealed! How to join US Army

November 5, 2022 Editor 0

The newly promoted U.S brigadier General of Nigerian descent, Amanda Azuibike, has revealed that anyone passionate about joining the United States army should reach out to her. General Azubuike made this known on her official Linkedin account shortly after the news of her promotion trended online recently. She disclosed that there are many opportunities in the U.S army regardless of Read More

Nigerian emerges VP of global NGO executive committee in New York

September 13, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

A Nigerian, Mr. Uwem Robert OTU has been elected as Vice President of the Global NGO Executive Committee (GNEC) at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, USA. Mr. Uwem Robert OTU is the first African elected as vice President of the organisation since its creation in 1962. The Global NGO Executive Committee (GNEC) was founded in 1962 to promote Read More

Popular US rapper shot dead

September 13, 2022 Admin III 0

Popular American rapper and singer, Rakim Hasheem Allen professionally known as PnB Rock, has been shot dead. The rapper was shot in a restaurant during a robbery in South Los Angeles, United States of America. Report has it that he was fatally shot during a robbery at the Roscoes’s House of Chicken &Waffles on Monday after his girlfriend posted a Read More

Greenhouse Emission: Firm to deploy 25 public electric charging stations in FCT

August 27, 2022 Zakariya Jidda 0

The role of efficient transport system in the growth and development of any nation cannot be over emphasized. In response to the myriad challenges associated with mobility in cities, governments have introduced regulations and incentives to accelerate a shift to sustainable transport system. Regulators worldwide have set stringent emissions targets. For instance, the Biden administration in the United States has Read More

US senators and global terror

July 14, 2022 Admin III 0

The United States of America has largely contributed to the misgivings of Nigeria as a peaceful nation. Actually, many people believe that American political power game has naturally centered on Africa thereby threatening its political freedom. America contributes to the weak economy of Nigeria. The International Monetary Fund, IMF, forced Nigeria to embrace the Structural Adjustment Policy (SAP) with its Read More