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US Crisis: “Better To Lose Power Than Disrupt Peace” -Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has said leaders across the world should look out not just for their own interests, but also that of the society. Dr Jonathan’s comment on Thursday, January 7, 2021, comes as protesters, instigated by President Donald Trump, invaded the US Capitol in an attempt to block the transfer of power to […]

Trump Orders Ban On WeChat Pay, Other ‘Chinese’ Apps

US President Donald Trump has ordered a ban on Alipay, WeChat Pay and other apps linked to Chinese companies, saying they could route user information to the Government in Beijing. Channels TV reports that the executive order is to take effect in 45 days, weeks after President Trump is replaced in the White House by […]

US Election: Trump Claims Victory Hours After Saying Biden Won

The United States President, Donald Trump, has declared himself the winner of the presidential election in the country. He made the new claim in a tweet on Monday, November 16, 2020, hours after he tweeted that his opponent, Joe Biden, “won because the election was rigged”. In the tweet which was tagged as misleading by Twitter, […]

“Biden Won Because The Election Was Rigged” -Trump

President Donald Trump appeared to edge closer towards acknowledging his election defeat in a tweet on Sunday morning, November 15, 2020, as he again railed against supposed mass fraud in the vote won by challenger Joe Biden. While tweeting his clearest yet admission of defeat, President Trump wrote: “He won because the Election was Rigged. […]

Ukraine President Zelensky Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Ukrainian President, Volodymyr Zelensky, has tested positive for the novel Coronavirus. President Zelensky disclosed this on Monday, November 9, 2020, noting that he is feeling fine as infections surged in the Country. The 42-year-old leader said on his Facebook account that his temperature was 37.5C but that he felt “good”; adding that he will self-isolate […]

U.S Election: Biden Leads Trump In Electoral College Votes

President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden are battling it out for the White House, with polls closed across the United States. For the American people, they are waiting for results in key battlegrounds still up for grabs. Punchng reports that as it stands, there are seven states still left uncalled, including major prizes […]

US Presidential Debates Commission Cancels Second Trump-Biden Debate

The Commission on Presidential Debates has cancelled next week’s showdown between President Donald Trump and his challenger, vice-President Joe Biden. The decision was announced on Friday, October 9, 2020, after the President said he would not participate in a virtual format. The Commission said in a statement that: “Each (candidate) now has announced alternate plans […]

Doctor Says Trump Should Be Able To Resume ‘Public Engagements’

The White House Physician has announced that President Donald Trump should be able to resume “public engagements” from Saturday, October 10, 2020, saying the US leader has responded “extremely well” to COVID-19 treatment. President Trump’s Doctor, Sean Conley, said in a statement on Thursday, October 8, 2020, that “Saturday will be day 10 since Thursday’s […]

TikTok Files Lawsuit, Challenges Trump’s Ban

Video app TikTok on Monday filed a lawsuit challenging the US government’s ban.  The popular Chinese-owned platform, was banned in the US following Washington proclamtion of the app as a threat to national. According to AFP TikTok argued in the suit that Trump’s order was a misuse of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act because […]

Obama Slams Trump As Unfit, Says U.S. Democracy Is At

Former U.S. President Barack Obama on Wednesday, August 19, 2020, assailed his successor, Donald Trump, as deeply unfit for the office he occupies and argued that voting for his former No. 2, Joe Biden, was necessary to ensure the survival of American democracy. “He’s shown no interest in putting in the work; no interest in finding […]