Tag: donald trump

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AzeezJanuary 12, 2018

The Late 5: Yusuf Buhari discharged, Patience Jonathan loses appeal in court, and other top stories

These are the top five stories that drove conversation in Nigeria today. After a bike accident that saw him bedridden, ...

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AzeezJanuary 12, 2018

The Big 5: Dangote is still Africa’s richest man, Falana’s ultimatum to DSS, and other top stories

These are the top five stories from Nigeria, you should be monitoring. For the seventh year in a row, Forbes ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 22, 2017

#YNaija2017Review: Lai Mohammed’s ‘garbage’ about jollof rice, the rat-ification of Buhari’s office… See the 8 most embarrassing moments of 2017

We must say that political office holders are good at going off the cliff, making themselves and those concerned look ...

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AzeezDecember 22, 2017

Nigeria, 127 other countries reject Jerusalem as capital of Israel

Nigeria and 127 other countries have voted against the decision of President Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. ...

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ToluDecember 18, 2017

#YNaija2017Review: Rats’ invasion of Buhari’s office, Dino Melaye’s certificate scandal, Okorocha’s erections | See the top 10 cringeworthy moments

Labeling 2017 ‘Year of the Awkward’ will not be out-of-place as the year never ran short of a supply of ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 15, 2017

#YNaija2017Review: Okorocha’s ridiculous statues, The return of Maina, Dino Melaye’s ‘invisible’ certificate… See the 10 worst political scandals of the year

2017, a year coming after two years of ‘political surprises’, was awash with one scandal after another. In fact, it ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 11, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Donald Trump, Joe Abah, Omojuwa, others

Every day on the Nigerian internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

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AzeezDecember 11, 2017

Explosion rocks New York and we can’t wait for Trump’s statement

One suspect has been arrested after an explosion near New York City’s Port Authority bus terminal on Monday morning, the New ...

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Alexander OnukwueDecember 11, 2017

On Jerusalem, Donald Trump is determined to be reckless, naïve and lonely

by Alexander O. Onukwue By announcing that the United States will recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, Donald Trump ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 28, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: D’banj, Fayose, Abdulmumin Jibrin, others

Every day on the Nigerian internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 27, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Pasuma, Shehu Sani and the news of Prince Harry’s engagement

Every day on the Nigerian internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 24, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: The attempted rape experience, Trump, Debola, others

Every day on the Nigerian internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

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EditorNovember 10, 2017

The Sexuality Blog: America just elected its first transgender lawmaker

What a difference a year can make. It has been approximately a year since President Donald Trump was elected into office ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 3, 2017

Twitter employee deactivates Trump’s account on last day of work

Twitter released a statement Thursday evening saying an employee had “inadvertently deactivated” President Trump’s personal twitter account. The removal of Trump’s account ...

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Adegbite AdedotunOctober 27, 2017

New Jersey Gov brands opioid crisis as the ‘Aids epidemic of our generation’

Chairman of the commission on opioid abuse and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, said Friday that the prescription drug crisis ...

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Adegbite AdedotunOctober 27, 2017

Trump exonerates himself from allegations of Russia collusion

US President Donald Trump has vilified himself of the allegations indicating a Russia collusion with his campaign organisation to influence ...

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Adegbite AdedotunOctober 27, 2017

Trump congratulates GOP leaders on passage of fiscal budget

President Trump has congratulated House Speaker Paul Ryan, majority whip Steve Scalise, and the entire Republican party over budget passage, ...

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Adegbite AdedotunOctober 27, 2017

Trump denigrates Democrats donor over impeachment campaign

President Trump has heavily slammed American billionaire, Tom Steyer for his criticisms of the administration and calls for the impeachment ...

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Adegbite AdedotunOctober 27, 2017

Trump fails to release some JFK files following requests from FBI, CIA

Despite promising to release the remaining JFK files, US President Donald Trump has delayed the release of some “sensitive” files ...

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Adegbite AdedotunOctober 26, 2017

Trump declares opioid epidemic as a national public health emergency

In an event at the White House on Thursday to address the opioid epidemic which has become a national crisis, ...

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Adegbite AdedotunOctober 26, 2017

Florida congresswoman, Wilson under threat after allegations against Trump

Florida Democratic congresswoman, Frederica Wilson who is in the eyes of the media after alleging that US President Donald Trump ...

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Adegbite AdedotunOctober 26, 2017

Trump elated at House passage of budget resolution

The House just passed the Senate’s version of budget resolution and President Trump is not keeping quiet about it. The ...

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musicblogOctober 26, 2017

[The Music Blog]: About that Ivanka Trump playlist of eternal love songs

Ugh. I will not be the first person to judge a person by the weight of their parents’ sins but it’s ...

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Adegbite AdedotunOctober 26, 2017

Trump accuses Russia of sabotaging US’ efforts on North Korea

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday accused Russia of hurting U.S. efforts to rid North Korea of nuclear weapons while ...

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Adegbite AdedotunOctober 26, 2017

JFK files will be released on Thursday – Trump

US President Donald Trump has hinted at the release of the final batch of the files detailing the probe into ...

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Adegbite AdedotunOctober 25, 2017

Trump sends congratulatory message to Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping over sustained leadership

President Trump has congratulated Chinese Prime Minister, Xi Jinping over the success recorded at the Chinese ruling party congress which ...

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Adegbite AdedotunOctober 25, 2017

Trump trolls Senators Jeff Flake and Bob Corker over retirement announcements

President Trump has denigrated the decisions of GOP Sens. Jeff Flake and Bob Corker not to seek reelection at the ...

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Adegbite AdedotunOctober 25, 2017

Clinton campaign, Democrats paid the media to write fake news – Trump

US President Donald Trump has said he is a victim of bullying from the fake news media. Trump equally slammed ...

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Adegbite AdedotunOctober 25, 2017

I got multiple standing ovations from republican senators – Trump

President Trump said Tuesday that he got “multiple standing ovations” during his lunch with GOP senators, part of an effort ...

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