Category: Foreign

Angola’s Isabel dos Santos: Africa’s richest woman eyes presidency

Image copyrightREUTERS Image captionIsabel dos Santos is one of the wealthiest women in the worldAngolan billionaire Isabel dos Santos, who is embroiled in a huge...

Russians will extend my tenure beyond 2024-Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin says he believes his people will extend his tenure beyond 2024 when his current term expires. He is so far spent 20 years as President....

JIFORM releases reports, video, recommends migration language

Journalists International Forum For Migration (JIFORM) has formally released the report of its maiden global migration summit held in Abuja, Nigeria between November 26...

Why Angola had to freeze personal assets of Africa’s richest woman

When an Angolan court froze the assets of Isabel dos Santos, Africa’s richest woman, it was widely seen as the strongest signal the country’s president, Joao...

Kwara State gov leads move to free girl in bondage

…Says state won’t tolerate human trafficking, modern slavery …Two Nigerians, one Lebanese arrested over Ilorin case   Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman...

Trump slams new sanctions on Iran

  President Trump announced his administration will hit Iran with new sanctions in the wake of its attack on two Iraqi military bases housing US troops, as well as...

Iran past 24 hours

  – Fired missiles at US base in Iraq – Threatened to strike UAE and Israel – Soleimani buried – 50+ killed in stampede – 176...

Soleimani’s death and old emperor’s fears

  By Kayode Ariyo June 2019: Iran shot down a US spy drone, July 2019: Iran seized British oil tanker. September 2019: Iran bombed Saudi Arabia’s huge oil...

Iran attacks U.S. military base in Iraq

Iran says it has launched “tens” of surface-to-surface missiles at Iraq’s Ain Assad air base housing U.S. troops over America’s killing of a top Iranian general....

U.S./Iran tensions: Follow live

Iranian Armed Forces says if US retaliates, Iran’s response “will be stronger and more crushing” Iraqi military bases housing US troops have been...