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Biden Taps Nigerian-Born Ebong As Acting Director Of USTDA

Biden Taps Nigerian-Born Ebong As Acting Director Of USTDA

United States President, Joe Biden has appointed Nigerian-born Enoh Ebong as the Acting Director of the U.S. Trade and Development Agency, (USTDA). The appointment meant a return to USTDA where from 2004 to 2019, Ms.…

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Jeff Bezos To Step Down As Amazon CEO

Jeff Bezos To Step Down As Amazon CEO

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos will step down as head of the company he founded 30 years ago. The world’s richest man will be replaced by Andy Jassy, the CEO of Amazon Web Services,…

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Trump Invited Us To Attack U.S. Capitol, Says Accused Emanuel Jackson

Trump Invited Us To Attack U.S. Capitol, Says Accused Emanuel Jackson

Emanuel Jackson, a 20-year-old Washington area man, is seeking to pin the blame on his assault on Capitol Hill on 6 January on Donald Trump. In his legal defense, Jackson cited the former president’s remarks…

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Ugandan Opposition Leader, Bobi Wine Challenges Election Results In Court

Ugandan Opposition Leader, Bobi Wine Challenges Election Results In Court

Ugandan opposition leader Bobi Wine filed a legal challenge in the country’s supreme court on Monday seeking cancellation of the results of last month’s presidential election that handed victory to incumbent Yoweri Museveni, his party’s…

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I’ll Never Appear Before South Africa’s Anti-Graft Panel, Says Ex President, Zuma

I’ll Never Appear Before South Africa’s Anti-Graft Panel, Says Ex President, Zuma

South Africa’s beleaguered ex-president Jacob Zuma vowed Monday to not appear before a judicial panel probing corruption during his nine-year tenure, defying a court order compelling him to testify. Zuma, 78, has played cat-and-mouse with…

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World Leaders Condemn Myanmar Military Coup

World Leaders Condemn Myanmar Military Coup

Governments around the world are calling for the restoration of Myanmar’s power-sharing government after the military staged a coup, arresting civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other politicians. ASEAN Singapore’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs…

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Al-Shabaab Attack Hotel In Mogadishu

Al-Shabaab Attack Hotel In Mogadishu

Gunmen are attacking a hotel in central Mogadishu following a car bombing at the entrance, according to witnesses and Somali police, with the Al-Shabaab jihadist group claiming responsibility. Somali soldiers surrounded the Hotel Afrik and…

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Trump Dumped By Lawyers In Impeachment Trial

Trump Dumped By Lawyers In Impeachment Trial

At least five of former US President Donald Trump’s impeachment lawyers have left his team, nine days before the beginning of his trial in the senate. CNN cited unnamed sources as saying that five lawyers…

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Biden, Democrats Seek Ambitious Increase In US Minimum Wage

Biden, Democrats Seek Ambitious Increase In US Minimum Wage

When President Joe Biden unveiled a $1.9 trillion stimulus proposal earlier this month, few were surprised by the plan’s hefty price tag or sweeping scope. More striking was Biden’s inclusion of a measure to more…

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Barack Obama Grieved Over Death Of Actress, Cicely Tyson

Barack Obama Grieved Over Death Of Actress, Cicely Tyson

…Tyler Perry, Oprah, Viola Davis Mourn Ex-President United States of America, Barack Obama was grieved over death of African-American actress Cicely Tyson, who died at age of 96 on Thursday. The 44th president of the…

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