His Majesty Mohammed VI, the King of Morocco has said that education, rather than military action, is the solution to tackling terrorism and radicalism across the world. The King stated in Rabat, Morocco at a grand reception organised for Pope Francis who visited the Northern African country for the first time. According to him, people […]

President Donald Trump on Thursday unexpectedly extended an immigration designation granting protected status to Liberians for an additional year, just three days before the status was to expire. Trump in 2018 ordered an end to Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) eligibility for Liberians, a status first granted to them during the presidency of Republican George W. […]

Nigerians football fans have more to talk about after AS Roma launched a Pidgin Twitter account. The Italian Serie A club on Wednesday, announced the launch of a new Pidgin English Twitter account for fans in Nigeria and neighbouring countries in Africa. According to AS Roma, the Pidgin English Twitter account will help build and […]

Kuwaiti Foreign Minister, Sheikh Sabah Al-Sabah, on Wednesday commended the U.S. for its efforts at resolving the Gulf crisis. He told U.S. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, in Kuwait, on his first leg of a three-nation trip to the Middle East, that Kuwaiti Government “appreciates U.S. efforts and support to resolve the Gulf crisis”. In […]

Nigerian leading carrier, Air Peace says there is no plan to cancel its order for 10 Boeing 737-MAX 800 airplanes following worldwide concerns about the aircraft safety . The airline spokesman said any decision about cancelling the order is premature. Mr Chris Iwarah, Corporate Communications Manager, Air Peace, spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria […]

The Ebola virus outbreak in Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has been declared over by the World Health Organisation (WHO). Speaking from the country’s capital, Kinshasa, Tedros Ghebreyesus, Director-General of WHO, hailed the “tireless efforts” of local teams in combating the deadly disease, which claimed 29 lives, and infected dozens more. The WHO chief […]

U.S. President, Donald Trump, has again blamed former President, Barack Obama, for “not doing something” about alleged Russia’s meddling in the 2016 presidential election, while he was still president. Trump, in a tweet, also described the alleged election meddling as a hoax, saying it was the reason Obama did not act. He said Obama thought […]

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has voiced deep concern over the latest flare-up of violence around Gaza, urging all sides to “step back from the brink of another devastating conflict”. The Secretary-General said in a statement: “I am gravely concerned over the dangerous escalation of violence in Gaza and southern Israel. “I deeply regret the loss […]

U.S. President Donald Trump has invited Russian President Vladimir Putin to Washington for a summit in October, the White House has said. White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said in a tweet that Trump asked his National Security Adviser, John Bolton, to extend the invitation to the Russian leader. Sanders said: “In Helsinki, @POTUS agreed to […]

United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May survived crucial Brexit vote on customs on Tuesday. She fought off an attempt by pro-European Conservative MPs to keep open the option of Britain entering into a customs union with the European Union after Brexit. The UK government, which says a customs union would stop it striking new trade […]