Tag Archives: President Barack Obama

Donald Trump Meet with Barack Obama at the White House- Photos

President Barack Obama met with his Republican successor Donald Trump in the Oval Office. Trump called the commander-in-chief a “very good man.” During their meeting, Obama was to update the president-elect about the transition planning that his administration “has been working on for nearly a year.” “I have instructed my team to follow the example…

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Obama opens new African American Museum amid national racial strife

Washington (AFP) – President Barack Obama hailed Saturday the opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, a long-awaited testament to black suffering and triumph in the United States. Former US First Lady Laura Bush, former US President George W. Bush, First Lady Michelle Obama, and President Barack Obama The…

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Obama Ends Visit To Africa, Warns Africa Leaders Refusing To Step Down At AU

US President Barack Obama has ended his visit to Africa by warning the continent will not advance if its leaders refuse to step down when their terms end. He specifically mentioned Burundi, whose president Pierre Nkurunziza has controversially been re-elected for a third term. “Nobody should be president for life,” Mr Obama said. He was…

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Elumelu Meets With ObamaIn Kenya- Photo

 President Barack Obama with co-founders of the Global SPARK coalition, Jonathan Ortmans, CEO of the Global Entrepreneurship Network; Tony O. Elumelu, CON, Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation; and SriramBharatam, Chairman, Africa Growth Initiative, (EO); during the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Nairobi, Kenya, over the weekend  An impressive collection of organizations have come together to…

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Obama Discusses Terrorism & Human Rights At Press Conference In Ethiopia

President Barack Obama says he is proud to be the first U.S. president to visit Ethiopia and that his trip underscores the importance the United States places on Ethiopia and all of Africa. He spoke in Addis Ababa at a joint press appearance with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn after their talks Monday. Obama said…

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Obama Begins Ethiopia 2-Day Visit, After 4 Days In Kenya

US President Barack Obama has landed in Ethiopia, beginning a two-day stay and becoming the first American leader to visit the country. Air Force One touched down at Addis Ababa’s international airportyesterday 26th July after a short flight north from the Kenyan capital Nairobi, with the president greeted on the tarmac by Ethiopian Prime Minister…

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Rapper Wale Rocks Shirt From Nigerian Brand Zini Couture For White House Event

 Wale & President Barack Obama    Nigerian brands are spreading their tentacles wider around the world, and we spotted one on one of our favourite hip-hop star. Rapper Wale who is of Nigerian heritage, visited the White House on Thursday and performed in front of President Barack Obama and the First Lady Michelle. Wale was…

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President Buhari Returns To Nigeria After A Successful First Official Visit To The US

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, is back in the country after his four-day visit to the United States. President Barack Obama assured of his country’s support in tackling terrorism and improving trade relations between the two countries. For those who think President Buhari’s approach to governance is too slow, he says, “slow and steady wins the…

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Security Breach: President Barack Obama’s Exact Itinerary To Kenya Leaked

President Barack Obama is heading to his father’s homeland, Kenya this week A new development on his visit reveals a breach of protocol by the national airline of Kenyawho published the arrivaland departure times of Air Force One, prompting scrambling by White House security officials. A Kenyan Airways blasted out the email to airline customers,…

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