International Politics

Trump Threatens To Pull Out Of WHO Over COVID-19 Response, China

Donald Trump

President Donald Trump has threatened to pull the US out of the World Health Organization, accusing it of botching the global coronavirus response and of being a “puppet of China.” The American leader has been locked in a bitter spat with Beijing, alleging it covered up the initial outbreak in central China late last year before the disease unleashed death ...

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WHO Wants Clinical Trial of Madagascar’s #COVID19 Cure

World Health Organization (WHO)

The World Health Organization on Thursday advised governments to clinically test a herbal drink promoted by Madagascar’s President Andry Rajoelina as a remedy against novel coronavirus or COVID-19. “We are advising the government of Madagascar to take this product through a clinical trial and we are prepared to collaborate with them,” Matshidiso Moeti, WHO’s regional director for Africa, told a ...

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BREAKING! COVID-19: Timi Frank Accuses APC Govt of Insensitivity

Timi Frank

A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, on Thursday, accused the Major General Muhammadu Buhari-led administration of gross insensitivity to the pathetic plight of Nigerians stranded abroad due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In a statement in Abuja, Timi Frank insisted that a situation where the recent 256 Nigerians evacuated ...

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What Buhari, Trump Discussed in Phone Conversation

President Muhammadu Buhari CLO lockdown Nigerian

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday afternoon received a telephone call from American President, Donald Trump, during which the two leaders commiserated with each other on fatalities in their countries, caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. A statement issued by the Special Adviser to the President Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, noted that they also shared ideas “on how to successfully combat the ...

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OIC Executive Committee vows to strengthen solidarity to fight COVID-19

OIC to strengthen coordination of national COVID19

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has committed to strengthen the coordination of national, regional and international efforts to draw up containment strategies and to enhance the capacity of health and medical personnel to stem the spread of COVID-19 in member states during a virtual extraordinary meeting of the OIC Executive Committee at the level of Foreign Ministers on Wednesday. ...

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COVID-19: Real Reason Why Chinese Doctors Arrived Nigeria

COVID-19: Real Reason Why Chinese Doctors Arrived Nigeria 1

…Plus How the Coming of the Chinese Doctors Was Facilitated By James Ezema Chinese Doctors in Wednesday arrived Nigeria amid controversies over the clearance by the Nigerian authorities to visit Nigeria. Many of the citizens who opposed what could be a COVID-19 intervention visit was because of the allegation that Coronavirus disease originated from Wuhan, and industrial hub in China. ...

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Coronavirus: Nigeria Releases Guidelines for Evacuation

Abike Dabiri-Erewa Evacuation of Nigerians in Tanzanian Prisons

Sequel to requests by Nigerians stranded abroad for their evacuation in the wake of the Coronavirus pandemic, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has directed all its missions abroad to compile lists of willing nationals who wanted to come back home. According to Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman/CEO Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), interested Nigerians in the diaspora are advised to inform ...

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Address by Colonel Muammar Al-Qadhafi, Leader of the Revolution of the Socialist People’s Libyan Arab Jamahiriya at 64th Session UN General Assembly

Muammar Al-Qadhafi

Address by Colonel Muammar Al-Qadhafi, Leader of the Revolution of the Socialist People’s Libyan Arab Jamahiriya At UN General Assembly Editor’s Note: This is an address by the Libyan leader as the President of African Union at the 64th Session of the UN General Assembly in September 2009, a transcript found on pages 15 to 28 on the word document ...

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COVID-19: Airfrance Evacuates 260 Europeans from Nigeria

Airfrance

A chartered AirFrance Flight AF0986 has evacuated 260 European citizens from Nigeria and additional 118 European citizens from other West African countries through the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos. THISDAY reported that the Air France flight landed in Lagos via Cotonou with 118 passengers on board at 3 p.m. local time while the British High Commission is also exploring ...

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Impeachment: U.S. Senate Squashes Cases against Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump was acquitted by the Senate on both articles of impeachment on Wednesday. The acquittal allows him to remain in office after Democrats failed to muster the two-thirds supermajority needed for the removal of the Republican president. One Republican senator, Mitt Romney, bucked his party line and voted to convict the president on the first article of ...

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Visa Ban on Nigeria: American Government Must Rewind, Reverse and Avoid Distorting Her Famous History – Intersociety

The Government of the United States under President Donald Trump is embarking on monumental distortion of the American History by slamming a blanket residence visa ban on ‘Nigerians’. Historically unknown to the Trump Administration, too, the US Government action is an unconscionable ‘revolution’ against her forces of antiquity including ‘the nobles of the country now resident in the cosmic world’. ...

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