Tag: USA

YNaijaJanuary 13, 2023

US Hospital appoints Dora Akunyili’s daughter as first African American Chief Medical Officer

Jersey City Medical Center, a RWJ Barnabas Health hospital in the United States of America, has appointed Ijeoma, the daughter ...

YNaijaOctober 24, 2022

2023 Elections: PDP, APC trade accusations over Tinubu, Atiku’s manifestos; US, UK warns citizens of possible terror attacks in Nigeria’s capital | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

2023 Elections: PDP, APC trade accusations over Tinubu, Atiku’s manifestos Nigeria to revive trade relations with Russia US, UK warns ...

YNaija TodayJuly 12, 2022

Drone strike kills ISIS leader in Syria, US says

US Central Command said on Tuesday that the US launched a drone strike in northwestern Syria, killing ISIS leader Maher ...

Chinedu OkaforOctober 15, 2021

Glo brings Battle of the Year to Nigeria

The World’s biggest dance reality television show, Battle of the Year in Nigeria has officially been unveiled in Nigeria by ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 18, 2021

Reddington Zaine Laboratory creates additional COVID testing centres for travelling Nigerians

As the world begins to recover from the adverse impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, various measures have been adopted by ...

Ado AminuJuly 13, 2021

282m face malnutrition in Africa- UN report says; Jailed transgender women in Cameroon to be released pending appeal | 5 Things That Matter Today

Across the African continent, here are 5 culturally relevant stories you shouldn’t miss out on: 282 million face malnutrition in ...

Chinedu OkaforNovember 5, 2020

Esther Agbaje’s achievements remind the Nigerian youth of its distressing predicament

The victimisation of the Nigerian youth within Nigeria can make up an entire thesis in itself. From the profiling of ...

Uroupa KiakubuNovember 4, 2020

Here’s why Nigerians are still rooting for Donald Trump

As a world power, America’s influence in the world cuts across borders. Virtually every continent has been affected – negatively ...

Chinedu OkaforOctober 21, 2020

#YNaijaEndSARSupdates: Buhari’s insistence on remaining silent is creating wide spread anxiety

Almost everyone in the public eye, a celebrity, an influencer, a politician or sometimes an athlete, tend to have a ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 18, 2018

The Big 5: Amnesty International is damaging the morale of our troops – Buhari; Ekiti can’t afford a cabinet now – Fayemi | Other top stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: The scheduled reconciliation meeting between the Academic Staff Union of Universities ...

Adegbite AdedotunOctober 24, 2017

Trump set to cut refugees entry to lowest in several decades

According to a report Monday afternoon, President Trump is expected to announce on Tuesday his plan of lower the number ...

Adegbite AdedotunOctober 18, 2017

At least three dead, others hospitalised after Maryland shooting

Three fatalities have been recorded with two people seriously injured in a shooting at an office park in Edgewood, Maryland, ...

Adegbite AdedotunOctober 5, 2017

Trump satisfied with stock market rise, reduction in unemployment

President Trump has said the United States of America’s economy is experiencing an upward swing. The President echoed the decrease in ...

EditorJuly 17, 2017

We gained an intimate knowledge of each other | Macron speaks about Trump’s visit

by Adedotun Michael French President Emmanuel Macron hopes the charm offensive on Donald Trump and the choreographed image of a ...

RoqeebahJuly 7, 2017

Donald Trump and Putin’s first meeting will be ‘lit’ but not for the reasons #FakeNews told you

The global news cycle is already saturated with stories – mostly speculations – about Donald Trump‘s relationship – or the ...

AzeezJune 21, 2017

“Those that want to make America great again are 5 and 0!” | Trump celebrates Handel’s win

President Donald Trump has heaped praises on Karen Handel after winning in Tuesday’s special election in Georgia’s 6th Congressional District. ...

AzeezJune 3, 2017

“Your side, my side and the truth…” | Dammy Krane tweets after news of his arrest

Singer Dammy Krane has tweeted via his official Twitter handle, just hours after news of his arrest was reported. The ...

SponsorMay 26, 2017

Meet the 2017 Class Makeup USA Most Beautiful Face in Nigeria finalists

Classic Makeup USA Presents; 2017 Most Beautiful Face In Nigeria Season 4, “Beauty Gives Back”, which sole aim is to ...

RoqeebahApril 23, 2017

Donald Trump’s 100th day in office is this week but celebrations may be amidst a government shutdown

by Soma Oj. On Saturday, the 29th of April when a lot of Nigerians will either be rocking owambe dancefloors ...

ItunuoluwaApril 4, 2017

Trump to end support for UN Population Fund over abortions

by Itunuoluwa Adebo Officials in Washington said the US government plans to stop funding the United Nations Population Fund because ...

ItunuoluwaApril 3, 2017

“I am not the United States of the past” | Trump talks tough on China and North Korea

by Itunuoluwa Adebo President Trump has issued China with an ultimatum that if it fails to put pressure on North ...

ItunuoluwaMarch 29, 2017

“There is no place I’d rather be… other than the White House” | Hillary Clinton gives charged speech, urges Americans to resist Trump (WATCH)

by Itunuoluwa Adebo Former Secretary of state Hillary Clinton took the stage at a diversity conference in San Francisco on ...

RoqeebahFebruary 17, 2017

Travel Ban 2.0: What you need to know about Trump’s revised executive order

Following last week’s 9th circuit loss experienced by the Trump administration, the President of the United States, Donald J Trump ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 3, 2017

North Korea won’t complete nuclear weapon capable of reaching the U.S. – Trump

President-elect of the United States of America says North Korea will not complete the nuclear weapon it is building. North ...

ToluDecember 31, 2016

35 Russian diplomats, 1240 Boko Haram suspects | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

1,240 – The number of suspected Boko Haram terrorists arrested by the Nigerian Army in a mop-up operation carried out ...

Isime EseneDecember 9, 2016

LONG READ: Why there is no such thing as the anti-establishment

In one of the most bizarre events of the 21st century, billionaire businessman Donald Trump, with no record of public ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 5, 2016

Donald Trump nominates Ben Carson as Housing Secretary

President-elect of the United States of America, Donald J. Trump on Monday announced his intent to nominate Dr. Ben Carson ...

ToluNovember 25, 2016

How does Black Friday even concern us in Nigeria?

To ordinary Nigerians hustling on the street who hardly have access to the internet, Black Friday is not a thing. ...

ToluOctober 25, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: Ice Prince’s J2TW album release is 3 days away, Janet Jackson spotted in ‘Islamic’ outfit | More stories

Here are the top stories from yesterday and others that unraveled while you slept – and are still buzzing this ...

ToluSeptember 26, 2016

5 things to look forward to at the US Presidential debate tonight

For those of us keeping up with the US elections, this is the beginning of the most memorable moments that ...

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