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Mass protests in U.S. caused no new spike in COVID-19 cases...

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The wave of mass protests against racism and police violence has not resulted in a significant increase in the number of COVID-19 cases in...

U.S. Supreme Court declines to hear gun rights cases

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    The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to take up a series of new cases seeking to expand gun rights. The court rejected a total...

U.S. first representative to AfDB urges Trump administration to support Adesina

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  Ambassador Harold Doley, the United States (U.S) first ever Representative to the African Development Bank (AfDB), has urged President Donald Trump’s administration to support...

Minneapolis cop who knelt on man’s neck charged with murder

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The white Minneapolis police officer who knelt on George Floyd’s neck was arrested on murder charges Friday and accused in court...

Ex-Green Beret led failed attempt to oust Venezuela’s Maduro

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By JOSHUA GOODMAN MIAMI (AP) — The plan was simple, but perilous. Some 300 heavily armed volunteers would sneak into Venezuela from the northern tip...

Trump directs US Navy to ‘shoot down and destroy’ Iranian gunboats

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By Christen McCurdy April 22 (UPI) -- President Donald Trump wrote on Twitter Wednesday morning that he has directed the Navy to destroy any Iranian gunboats that harass...

US Govt study claims ‘sunlight destroys Coronavirus very quickly’

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By Jana Winter and Sharon Weinberger Preliminary results from government lab experiments show that the coronavirus does not survive long in high temperatures and high...

Trump’s disdain for ‘Obamacare’ could hamper US coronavirus response

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By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration’s unrelenting opposition to “Obamacare” could become an obstacle for millions of uninsured people in the coronavirus outbreak,...

US death toll of 20,000 overtakes Italy’s as Coronavirus spreads across...

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By KATHLEEN FOODY, AMY FORLITI and GEIR MOULSON CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus eclipsed Italy’s for the highest in the...

Nigeria rejects U.S. senator’s query over $300 million Abacha loot repatriation

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By Libby George LAGOS (Reuters) - Nigeria’s anti-graft agency has criticised a letter from a powerful U.S. senator questioning the return to Nigeria of more...

US death toll from the virus eclipses China’s official count

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By COLLEEN LONG, KAREN MATTHEWS and DAVID RISING NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus climbed past 3,500 Tuesday, eclipsing China’s...

U.S. crude oil dips below $20 as lockdowns hit demand

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London (Reuters) Oil prices fell sharply on Monday, with U.S. crude briefly dropping below $20 and Brent, hitting its lowest level in 18 years,...

Coronavirus: U.S. announces N2.6bn aid to Nigeria

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The United States Government has announced a 7 million dollars (about N2.6 billion) emergency health and humanitarian aid to Nigeria amid the coronavirus (COVID-19)...

U.S approves chloroquine for treatment of Coronavirus

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The U.S on Thursday approved a malaria drug, chloroquine, for the treatment of Coronavirus (COVID-19). President Donald Trump said at a Coronavirus Task Force news...

US travel ban: Trump got it wrong about Nigeria

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By NJ Ayuk Including Nigeria in the U.S. travel ban is a political and economical mistake for Trump. It is difficult to come to terms with...

US lauds Osun State on healthcare intervention, pledges investment partnership

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The United States of America has commended the administration of Governor Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun State over its commitment to revitalise the State's health...

22 dead in US state of Tennessee following tornadoes

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Cookeville, Tennessee (AFP) At least 22 people died as tornadoes ripped through Tennessee early Tuesday, destroying buildings and toppling power lines hours before the...

All is well, says Trump after Iran’s rocket attacks on U.S....

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President Donald Trump on Tuesday said all was well shortly after Iran claimed responsibility for multiple rocket attacks on two military bases housing U.S.-led...

US lists 52 Iranian targets for attack should Tehran retaliates Soleimani...

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By DOUGLASS K. DANIEL and JONATHAN LEMIRE WEST PALM BEACH, Florida (AP) — President Donald Trump issued a stark warning to Iran on Saturday, threatening...

American, British protesters condemn U.S. action in Middle East

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New York/London (dpa) Demonstrators took to the streets in cities across the U.S. and in London on Saturday to protest Washington’s killing of a...

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