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Security Challenges: U.S Urges Nigeria To Deploy More Trained Security Personnel

Security Challenges: U.S Urges Nigeria To Deploy More Trained Security Personnel

  U.S Charge d’Affaires Nigeria, David Young on Wednesday said Nigerians must act as peace makers and work to promote dialogue across communities, ethnics groups and religion, to end the recurring violence in the country. The Envoy, who was in Plateau, Zamfara, and Kaduna States on fact finding visit on the security situation there, told newsmen […]

Nigeria Appoints New Consul-General In New York

  . A new Consul-General, Benaoyagha Okoyen, has assumed duty at the Consulate-General office of Nigeria in New York. Okoyen replaced late Mr Tanko Suleiman, who died on Sunday, few days after returning from a completed tour of duty in New York, where he retired on April 27. He was the immediate past Minister and […]

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Myanmar’s Suu Kyi Wraps Up Landmark Peace Conference with Ethnic Armed Groups

Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi welcomed ethnic armed groups previously shunned from ceasefire negotiations on Monday as she wrapped up a landmark peace conference in the capital, Naypyitaw. “The groups, some of whom have clashed with the Myanmar army in recent months, had open and friendly meetings with the government and military,’’ […]

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Nigeria Police, INEC Are Critical Partners In Sustenance Of Democracy – CP

The Independent National Electoral Commission in Bayelsa State is to work closely with the State Police Command, South- South of the country towards ensuring a safe environment for the conduct of hitch free elections. The new Resident Electoral Commissioner in the State, Cyril Omoregbe gave the assurance during a courtesy visit to the Police Command […]

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South Africa’s Day In History As  She Marks 24 Years of Democratic Governance

South Africa’s founding President Nelson Mandela was on this day, 24 years ago, inaugurated as Head of State. Mandela took the Oath of Office as the first President of a democratic dispensation at a ceremony held at the Union Buildings. The day followed the historic 27 April 1994 elections, which saw South Africans across the […]

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United Nations: ‘Nigeria Gravely Concerned Over Israel-Palestine Conflict’ – Envoy

Nigeria is gravely concerned over the alarming situation between Israel and Palestine, and in many parts of the Middle East. Nigeria’s Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN, Samson Itegboje, stated this while delivering Nigeria’s statement at the United Nations, UN, Security Council Open Debate on the Middle East including the Palestinian Question. Itegboje […]

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Nigeria: President Buhari Returns to Abuja After Official Visit to U.S

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday night returned to Abuja after a successful official visit to the United States where he held bilateral talks with President Donald Trump. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the presidential aircraft carrying the president and some members of his entourage landed at the presidential wing of the Nnamdi […]

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North Korea’s Kim Jong Un Tells China He Is Committed To Denuclearisation

North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un, has told visiting Chinese diplomat on Thursday that he is committed to denuclearisation, China’s foreign ministry said. The ministry said the Korean leader’s comment followed diplomatic efforts to bring lasting peace to the Korean peninsula. China is North Korea’s most important economic and diplomatic supporter in spite of its […]

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