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Atiku Arrives Washington DC, To Meet With US Officials and Nigerians

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has said he has arrived in Washington D.C., United States of America. Abubakar said he was in the country for a meeting with US government officials and Nigerians. “Just arrived in Washington D. C. for a meeting with US government officials, Nigerians living in D.C.…

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US Reacts To Jonathan’s Book, Accuses Him Of Misrepresenting Facts

The United States consulate in Nigeria has responded to allegations contained in the book written by former President Goodluck Jonathan. Jonathan had in his recently published book titled, ‘My Transition Hours’ claimed that former United States President, Barack Obama, meddled in the 2015 Presidential elections in favour of President Muhammadu Buhari. Jonathan said Obama’s support…

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U.S. Concerned About Currency Swaps Between Africa & China

The United States of America on Friday, 14th of September, expressed concern over the continuous currency swap between Africa and China. Marshall Billingslea, the U.S. Treasury Department’s assistant secretary for terrorist financing, told a congressional hearing that while there was greater interest in using the yuan, most African countries still found it necessary to ultimately…

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Delusional Nigerian Parents Arrested In US For Killing Son During A 40-days Dry Fast 

Nigerian parents, Titilayo and Kehinde Omosebi, have been arrested by the Reedsburg Police in Wisconsin, US, after their son, Ayanfe, starved to death, leaving another child emaciated during a religious fast. According to the Facebook page of Reedsburg Police, the father of the deceased, Kehinde walked into the police station to report that his son…

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US Senator & War Hero, John McCain Dies at 81

Veteran U.S. Senator, John McCain, who had been battling Glioblastoma brain cancer, followed by his family’s order to discontinue cancer treatments, passed on at 81 on the ,25th of August. McCain had been diagnosed last summer. This Glioblastoma brain cancer had also afflicted his long-time friend Sen. Ted Kennedy and Former Vice President of US, Joe Biden’s son Beau Biden. His…

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US Cuts Nigerian Oil Imports Over Half As It Excels In Oil Production

The United States’ monthly crude oil import from Nigeria, has fallen below 3.0 million barrels for the first time in two years, dropping by 62%, following its rise in production of the commodity. The latest data from the US Energy Information Administration on Friday, 24th of August, showed that the US bought 2.89 million barrels…

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Donald Trump Says US Will Recognize Jerusalem As Israel’s Capital

US President Donald Trump has announced that the US will officially recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the Israel. Trump, while making the announcement at a ceremony at the White House, said his decision marked “the beginning of a new approach to conflict between Israel and the Palestinians”. He recalled that in 1995, Congress adopted the Jerusalem…

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Tension Heightened As North Korea Fires 3 New Missiles

The crisis in the Korean Peninsula is far from being resolved as North Korea on Friday fired “several projectiles” into sea off its eastern coast. According to the South Korean military, the missiles were launched from a site in the North Korean province of Gangwon and flew for about 250km (150 miles). Since firing an intercontinental ballistic…

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