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

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...

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

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...

US sending additional 3,500 troops to Middle East, as Russia deplores...

Washington (UPI) -- The Pentagon is sending up to 3,500 additional troops to the Middle East as tensions rise following the killing of Iranian Gen....

United Nations expresses deep concern about escalation after US killing of...

New York (dpa) The United Nations’ chief is deeply concerned with the recent escalation of tensions  in the Gulf after a U.S. strike killed...

Pompeo says U.S. committed to de-escalation after killing Soleimani

  Washington is committed to “de-escalation” after a U.S. air strike in Baghdad killed Qassem Soleimani, the architect of Iran’s growing military influence in the...

Killing of General: Iran vows ‘severe revenge’ against US interests

Iran on Friday vowed to avenge the killing of one of its top military chiefs, Major General Qassem Soleimani, by the United States, as...

US, Iran move closer to war, as Washington kills Iranian General...

Baghdad (dpa) The United States moved closer to another war with Iran on Thursday as a high-ranking Iranian General Qassem Soleimani and the deputy...

Sowore: Ogbeni Lanre Banjo wants Buhari, others denied visas, writes US...

Sowore: Ogbeni Lanre Banjo wants Buhari, others denied visas, write US Senators, Trump A former gubernatorial hopeful in Ogun State, Ogbeni Lanre Banjo, has petitioned...

US House of Representatives passes bill to sanction Chinese officials for...

By Darryl Coote Washington (UPI) -- The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed legislation Tuesday that would arm the president with the power to impose sanctions...

At least 13,000 Nigerian undergraduates study in U.S. each year –...

The U.S. Government says about 13,000 Nigerian undergraduate students study in the U.S. every year. According to Ms  Malia Heroux, Assistant Cultural Affairs Officer, U.S  Embassy, Abuja,...

Man crushed by falling elevator in New York building

Man crushed by falling elevator in New York building New York (dpa) A 30-year-old man was crushed to death by a falling elevator in his luxury...

200 mayors urge U.S. Senate to pass gun safety laws

Washington (dpa) More than 200 mayors in the U.S. sent a letter to the Senate, urging them to end the summer recess and pass...

American multinational coy hoists Nigerian flag to honour employee

An American multinational company, Stericycle Inc., recently hoisted the Nigerian flag in honour of a hardworking new employee, Mrs Omolanke Shelle. Thirty eight years old...

Looting, arson, as major power outage hits New York

By Harrison Arubu A major power outage on Saturday evening hit parts of New York, the commercial capital of the United States. The blackout, which occurred...

Billionaire, two-time US presidential candidate Ross Perot dies at 89

By Nicholas Sakelaris Utah (UPI) -- Two-time independent presidential candidate and billionaire Texas businessman H. Ross Perot died Tuesday after months of battling cancer, his family said. He was...

Netflix acquires Kunle Afolayan’s movie, “Mokalik”

By Joshua Olomu Netflix, America streaming giant, has acquired award-winning director and producer Kunle Afolayan’s acclaimed movie ‘Mokalik.’ Afolayan disclosed this in an interview with the...

U.S. to train 144 Nigerian students on drone technology

By Florence Onuegbu The United States Consulate General in Lagos, on Monday said, it would train 144 Nigerian students on drone technology. Russell Brooks, the Public...

PLO slams U.S. officials for participating in Israel’s tunnel opening ceremony

Ramallah (Xinhua) Secretary General of the Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO), Saeb Erekat, on Monday slammed the participation of U.S. officials in the opening of...

U.S says new Prosper Africa Initiative will boost trade with Africa

Tibor Nagy, United States Assistant Secretary for African Affairs, said that the new Prosper Africa initiative would focus on synchronising efforts of U.S. government...

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