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The Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela has called for economic ties with Nigeria, particularly in the area of oil production. The development took place during a bilateral meeting between the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, and the Foreign Minister of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Félix Plasencia, on the sidelines of the United Nations General […]

President of Ghana, Nàna Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has heralded plans to construct a state-of-the-art museum complex honoring the legacy of world-renown black intellectual and civil rights pioneer Dr. W.E.B Du Bois as an important symbolic monument.  “The museum will provide in Ghana, yet another important monument to the collective struggle of the African peoples to […]

The Nigerian Government and Denmark have put machinery in motion to fight piracy in the Gulf of Guinea. The renewed effort was unfolded during a bilateral meeting between the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, and the Foreign Minister of Denmark, Jeppe Kofod, on the sidelines of the 76th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, […]

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is meeting today (Thursday) to review developments and decide the next step on Guinea following the recent military coup in the Sahel nation. Ghana’s Foreign Minister, Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, said the extraordinary summit of the bloc would examine the findings of an ECOWAS delegation to Guinea and […]

The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) and the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) have confirmed they are open to the idea of a biennial World Cup. FIFA’s congress voted to carry out a feasibility study on holding the men’s and women’s competition every two years, a proposal which has been met […]

The British High Commissioner, Catriona Laing, says the United Kingdom will support Nasarawa State’s goal of utilising gas and solar sources of power for the Nasarawa State transportation company and other areas to boost the state’s internally generated revenue. Catriona Laing made the pledge after her two days visit to Nasarawa State. She commended Governor […]

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has condemned in strong terms the military coup that took place in Guinea on Sunday. In a statement signed by the Chairman of the ECOWAS Heads Of States and Governments, Nana Akufo-Addo, ECOWAS said it demands respect for the physical integrity of the President Alpha Condé and […]

The United States has Awarded “The Legion of Merit” award to a Nigerian Defense Attache, Air Vice Marshal Mohammed Aminu Yakubu, The award Presented by the 27th United States Secretary of Defense, Lloyd Austin is in recognition of his superior effort, outstanding leadership, and personal initiative. The award is also a reflection of his total […]

The last U.S. Military plane, flew out of Afghanistan’s Hamid Karzai International Airport, a few hours before dawn today, marking the end of America’s longest war and leaving the country’s future in disarray and uncertainty under the Taliban rule. In a statement released by the White House, President Biden, praised the military for “their execution […]

The United States has announced grant funding for a feasibility study to support the safe distribution of food and medicine across Ghana. The assistance will facilitate the deployment of temperature-controlled logistics infrastructure for FreezeLink, a Ghanaian company specialized in cold chain logistics. According to a statement by the U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) director, […]

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