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Tuesday, January 26, 2021
U.S. Africa Command commander, U.S. Army Gen. Stephen Townsend directed the formation of Joint Task Force- Quartz to oversee Operation Octave Quartz, a mission designated to reposition forces from Somalia. “I directed the activation of a joint task force, JTF-Quartz, built around the headquarters of Special Operations Command-Africa, to oversee...
The United States' government has aborted its immigration policy that required payment of reciprocity fees by Nigerian citizens seeking a visa to the United States. The cancelled reciprocity fees for Nigerian citizens, which was made known in a statement by the Spokesperson in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ferdinand Nwoye,...
The United States President Donald Trump has taken a massive step towards admitting defeat in the country’s last presidential election Monday night by saying he was allowing the transition to Joe Biden to begin – but immediately claimed he could still overturn his defeat at the hands of voters. MailOnline...
President Emmanuel Macron of France and many other world leaders have congratulated Joe Biden as the President-elect of the United States of America. Macron, in a statement, said: "The Americans have chosen their President. Congratulations @JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris! "We have a lot to do to overcome today’s challenges. Let's work together!" To...
The President-Elect of the United States of America, Joe Biden will have series of extraordinary challenges no incoming President ever has the moment he steps into the White House in January 2021. The newly elected President's former boss, ex-President Barack Obama said this on Saturday in his reaction after Biden...
World leaders have been congratulating Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States of America, along his history-making first female Vice President-elect, Kamala Harris. Prime Minister Boris Johnson of the United Kingdom, while welcoming Joe Biden and Kamala Harris' victory, said: "Congratulations to Joe Biden on his election...
Vice President Joe Biden has been elected 46th President of the United States of America (USA). He polled 290 more than 270 electoral college votes required to be crowned as the number one citizen of God's Own Country. Biden also recorded a historic winning votes of more than 74 million. Joseph Robinette...
Contrary to some reports, the Director General of the World Health Organisation (WHO), Tedros Ghebreyesus, has not tested positive for the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The clarification was made by WHO through its official Twitter handle, saying: "Contrary to some incorrect reports, @DrTedros hasn't tested positive for #COVID19. He has been identified...
A document obtained from the United States Government website has shown that Nigeria has been barred from the popular US Visa Lottery Application for 2022. In a 19-page document published on the website, Nigeria is the only African country barred from the lottery. “For DV-2022, persons born in the following countries...
As part of activities to celebrate Nigeria’s 60th Independence Day anniversary, a film, Eyimofe (This is my desire), is set to be premiered in the United Kingdom, at BFI London Film Festival on October 11. The film, which had its world premiere at the 70th Berlin International Film Festival in...