“We are truly making America great again” – Donald Trump

The 45th United states president, Donald J. Trump has re-iterated his commitment to taking America to the next step of greatness as he noted that his administration has “truly making America great again.” Coming on the heels of several laws banning immigrants from entering the country to the bills passed to limit the number of……

FBI got court order to monitor ex-Trump adviser in Russia probe

The FBI secured a court order in 2016 to secretly surveil the communications of Carter Page, a foreign policy adviser to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, as the agency investigates possible ties between the campaign and Russia. The Washington Post citing law enforcement and other U.S. officials reported that the warrant for Page was obtained last……

Trump restates committment to revamp Wall Street reform rules

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that his administration was reducing regulations and revamping the Wall Street reform law known as Dodd-Frank which might be eliminated and replaced with “something else.” “We’re going to reduce taxes, we’re going to eliminate wasteful regulations,” Trump said at a meeting attended by corporate leaders and members of……

Trump not asked to meet Pope during visit to Italy in May: Sources

U.S. President Donald Trump has not asked to meet Pope Francis during his visit to Italy in May for the Group of Seven summit, sources said on Tuesday, in what would be a highly unusual omission, sources say. Trump, who Francis suggested was “not Christian” if he wanted a wall on the Mexican border, is……

Trump will be foolish to deploy forces to South Korea – North Korea

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) said that the United States preparations to invade the DPRK has reached “a serious phase of its scenario”. “If the U.S. dares opt for a military action, crying out for ‘preemptive attack’ and ‘removal of the headquarters,’ the DPRK is ready to react to any mode of war……

North Korea looking for trouble’ – Trump warns

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday, warned North Korea, saying the country is looking for “trouble”. Trump, on his Twitter handle, threatened to solve the North Korean problem alone should China fail to intervene. “North Korea is looking for trouble. If China decides to help, that would be great. If not, we will solve the……

USA, Canada, Mexico to make joint bid to host W’Cup 2026

The United States of America and their neighbours, Canada and Mexico, have announced their plans of making a joint bid to host the 2026 World Cup. The tournament will see the expansion of contenders from 32 teams to 48. With Europe and Asia not eligible to host that year, if the trio turn out successful…

Boko Haram: Trump to sell $600m high-tech fighters jet to Nigeria

US officials have confirmed that President Donald Trump, is ready to approve the sale of high-tech aircraft to Nigeria, to help with the fight against Boko Haram insurgents. According to AP News, Congress is expected to be formally notified within weeks, to set in a motion a deal with Nigeria, that the Obama administration did……

Trump ready to sell fighters planes to Nigeria

US officials have confirmed that President Donald Trump, is ready to approve the sale of high-tech aircraft to Nigeria, to help with the fight against Boko Haram insurgents. According to AP News, Congress is expected to be formally notified within weeks, to set in a motion a deal with Nigeria, that the Obama administration did…

Trump explains why he ordered airstrikes on Syria

US President, Donald Trump, explained in a statement on Thursday night, why he ordered the attack on Syria. Trump insisted that the attack on the Syrian base, was in retaliation to an “affront to humanity”, caused by the chemical attack in Idlib province which led to the death of many. He claimed that the images…

Donald Trump launches 50 airstrikes against Syria

The United States on Friday launched dozens of cruise missiles at Syrian government facilities in response to a chemical weapons attack that killed dozens of civilians, US media reports. On President Donald Trump’s orders, US warships launched 50 Tomahawk cruise missiles which destroyed portions of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s military infrastructure. According to reports, the……

Why I Ordered Attack On Syria – Donald Trump

The United States president, Donald Trump, has in a statement released on Thursday night revealed the reason behind the attack by the United States on Syria. The president noted that the attack on the Syrian base was in retaliation to an “affront to humanity” caused by the chemical attack in Idlib province which killed several……

Donald Trump defends Bill O’Reilly over sexual harassment scandal

President Donald Trump on Wednesday supported Fox News host, Bill O’Reilly over his alleged sexual harassment scandal. Trump in an interview with New York Times, disapproved of settlements paid to the women saying O’Reilly din’t do anything wrong. The five women at Fox network who accused Mr. O’Reilly of inappropriate sexual behavior, including verbal abuse,…

Americans are not happy with Trump’s living arrangements

The United States First Lady Melania Trump has been asked to move into the White House or foot the expense of living in New York herself in a petition signed by more than half a million Americans. Melania has continued to live at her Manhattan penthouse apartment more than two months after husband Donald Trump……

EU official says no sign Trump plans to ease Russia sanctions

Senior European Union official said on Tuesday that there is no sign that US President Donald Trump’s administration planned to lift sanctions on Russia over its activities in Ukraine He warned that unilateral American sanctions on Russia could destabilise some European energy markets. “We have had no such indication,” David O’Sullivan, the head of the……

Trump tells Sisi U.S., Egypt will fight terrorists together

U.S. President Donald Trump moved to reset U.S. relations with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Monday after the prior Obama administration’s strained ties. Trump stated this on Monday when he welcomed Egypt’s President at the White House in Washington, “I just want to let everybody know in case there was any doubt that we……

Probe: Trump says former adviser Flynn should seek immunity

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday supported the decision of his former national security adviser to seek immunity from prosecution in exchange for his testimony in congressional probes of possible ties between the Trump campaign and Russia. According to his lawyer, Robert Kelner, retired Gen. Michael Flynn wants protection against “unfair prosecution” if he testifies……

Trump seeks to ‘reboot’ US relationship with Egypt in Monday talks

President Donald Trump will seek to rebuild the US’ relationship with Egypt at a Monday meeting with Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi focused on security issues and military aid, a senior White House official said on Friday. “He wants to use President Sisi’s visit to reboot the bilateral relationship and build on the strong connection……

RUSSIA TIES PROBE: Trump’s ex-adviser offers to talk

Michael Flynn, former national security adviser, for President Donald Trump has offered to testify before congressional committee probing potential ties between the Trump campaign and Russia. However, Flynn who was forced to resign as Trump’s national security adviser in February over contacts with Russian officials wants protection against “unfair prosecution,” according to his counsel. “General…

Trump appoints daughter, Ivanka as special assistant without salary

U.S. President Donald Trump’s eldest daughter, Ivanka Trump, has announced that she would take up an appointment in her father’s administration. The first daughter, whose husband Jared Kushner also works as a senior advisor to the president, will not receive a salary for her work as a federal employee. Kushner, a real estate developer, is also……

Hawaii judge extends halt of Trump’s revised travel ban

An order blocking President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban has been extended by a federal judge in Hawaii on Wednesday until the state’s lawsuit is resolved. The order to extend the blocking of the travel ban was issued by U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson after hearing arguments. In his arguement, State Attorney General Douglas Chin…

Trump’s daughter, Ivanka, appointed Presidential Special Assistant

U.S. President Donald Trump’s eldest daughter, Ivanka Trump, has announced that she would take up an appointment in her father’s administration. Ivanka, in a statement on Wednesday, said she will be a Special Assistant to the President but will not take a salary. This came as her unofficial role has grown in recent weeks, and……

Trump to offer federal coal to industry awash in reserves

U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration has billed his move to re-open federal lands to new coal leases as a win for miners seeking to expand production. But a review of company filings shows that coal miners with the most to gain already have enough leases in hand to last well over a decade. Trump will……

Trump’s daughter accepts Merkel’s invitation to attend G20 women meeting

U.S. President Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka has accepted an invitation from German Chancellor Angela Merkel to visit Berlin in May for an empowerment conference. “Looking forward to working together in Berlin next month to promote the role of women in the economy and the future of our Workforce Globally (W20),” the fashion designer-turned-informal presidential adviser……

7-year-old schoolgirl writes Donald Trump

A little girl has written to the 45th president of the United states, Donald Trump seeking that the leader makes decisions which will facilitate her growth in a better society. The letter comes on the heels of several controversial decisions made by the United States president. The 7-year-old schoolgirl identified as Sarah Norney in a……

How ObamaCare Defeated TrumpCare

The U.S. House of Representatives shelved a vote scheduled for Friday afternoon to bury Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare and replace with President Donald Trump’s American Health Care Act. News reports said the Republican-dominated lower house shelved the vote because the party couldn’t find the votes needed to send it on to the Senate. The…

Trump’s Fake News Leads To Suspension of 9 Journalists

A Television station in Tanzania has reportedly laid off nine of its presenters including on of its top presenters, Gabriel Zacharia. The suspension of the journalists comes on the heels of a ‘fake news’ published regarding the 45th United states president, Donald Trump. The journalists who were reported to have disseminated a news which held……

Lawmaker: U.S. intelligence officials retrieve data from Trump team

Information from members of U.S. President Donald Trump’s team was collected by intelligence officials, the Chairman of the U.S. House Intelligence Committee said on Wednesday. “I recently confirmed that on numerous occasions, the intelligence community collected information on U.S. individuals involved in the Trump transition”, Republican lawmaker and Committee Chairman Devin Nunes said. Nunes indicated……

Trump slips 220 spots on Forbes list, Bill Gates remains top

U.S. President Donald Trump slipped 220 spots on Forbes 2017 Billionaires List while Bill Gates topped the list for the forth straight year. According to the list Trump lost one billion dollars, with his worth dropping from 4.5 billion dollars to 3.5 billion dollars. That was enough to see the president fall from the 324th……

World Happiness Report 2017: Nigeria Ranked 6th In Africa

Nigeria has been ranked 6th in Africa in the latest World Happiness Report of 2017 and 95th in the World. The Report, ranks 155 countries by their happiness levels. Despite the economic recession, Nigerians are Africa’s sixth happiest people, according to the new report released on Monday that called on nations to build social trust…

Americans are regretting Donald Trump, says Polls’ reports

A new national poll released this week shows that Trump supporters increasingly feel that he’s “going too far,” is falling short of their expectations of him for unifying the country, and is “getting sidetracked by things that aren’t important.” All of which amounts to an uptick in “Trump Regretters” (i.e. people who voted for him……

President Donald Trump Called A Nigerian Poem Irish

President Donald Trump sparked web derision for himself on Thursday as he tried to impress visiting Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny to the White House, with an Irish proverb. But what he quoted was neither Irish nor even a proverb. “As we stand together with our Irish friends, I’m reminded of that proverb … And…

MISSILE TEST: US says military action on North Korea an ‘option’

The US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has noted that his country would consider military action against North Korea if it is provoked. He made the comments while speaking in Seoul at a joint press conference with South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se. Tillerson said Washington’s policy of “strategic patience” had ended. Read also: UN…

White House intruder faces 10-yr jail term

Jonathan Tran, 26, the White House intruder who gained entry into the premises of the US seat of power after jumping a fence now faces a 10-year jail term. The intruder was in the grounds for more than 16 minutes before he was discovered just steps from the main building and detained. Read also: UN…

Trump seeks extra $30bn in 2017 to rebuild military, fight ISIS

U.S. President Donald Trump has asked for another 30 billion dollars for the Defense Department to rebuild the armed forces and accelerate the campaign to defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). Trump made the request in a letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan, according to a statement by the Department of Defense,……

Trump drops some Presidential shade for Hillary

In a city with a significant health care industry, he was expected to deliver extensive remarks on the Republican health care plan and to commemorate the 250th birthday of the populist 19th century President Andrew Jackson. Nashville is also seen as one of the leading battleground cities on charter schools; Trump was also expected to talk……

Snoop Dogg ‘shoots’ Trump

United States President, Donald Trump blasted Snoop Dogg on Wednesday for a music video that shows the rapper shooting a gun at a clown that resembles him. “Can you imagine what the outcry would be if @SnoopDogg, failing career and all, had aimed and fired the gun at President Obama? Jail time!” Trump wrote on…

Snoop Dogg Is A Hypocrite

What the hell is wrong with America’s entertainers? I don’t mean their usual propensity for excessive sex, drugs and rock’n’roll, or even their latest annoying habit of ramming their hysterical political opinions down our throats. No, I mean their increasing desire to have President Donald Trump killed. Madonna told the Women’s March in Washington that……

Trump blasts rapper Snoop Dogg for music video shooting

U.S. President Donald Trump blasted Snoop Dogg on Wednesday for a music video that shows the rapper shooting a gun at a clown that resembles the president. “Can you imagine what the outcry would be if @SnoopDogg, failing career and all, had aimed and fired the gun at President Obama? Jail time!” Trump wrote on……

Courts to hear arguments challenging Trump’s new travel ban

Court hearings in Hawaii and Maryland on Wednesday could decide the immediate fate of President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban. The bam is set to take effect at 12.01 a.m. EDT (0401 GMT) on Thursday. The courts have been asked in lawsuits challenging the ban to issue restraining orders that would prevent it from taking……

Trump cancels meeting with Merkel

The meeting between U.S. President, Donald Trump and German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, initially scheduled for Tuesday has been cancelled due to the looming massive winter storm. The meeting has been postponed to Friday, the White House said on Monday. Press Secretary, Sean Spicer, said the planned Oval Office sit-down, scheduled for Tuesday, “was postponed until…

Trump cancels meeting with Merkel over snowstorms

The expected meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday has been cancelled due to the looming massive winter storm in parts of U.S. The meeting between the two leaders have now been postponed to Friday, the White House said on Monday. A late winter storm packing snow, ice and……

Russian President, Vladmir Putin Implicates Hillary Clinton In New Revelation

The Russian President, Vladimir Putin has through his spokesman and press secretary, Dmitry Peskov implicated the Democratic candidate in the last United states presidential election, Hillary Clinton in a fresh revelation. According to the Russian president’s aide in a recent interview over the weekend over the revelations that the Russian ambassador, Sergey Kislyak had been……

Trump says White House intruder troubled, commends Secret Service

U.S. President Donald Trump has said that Jonathan Tran, 26, who scaled an outer-perimeter fence on the White House complex on Friday night was a troubled person. Trump, who made the remarks on Saturday, said he appreciated the Secret Service efforts and that the accused is disturbed. “The secret service did a fantastic job last……

Maryland to join lawsuit challenging Trump travel ban: WTOP radio

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh said on Friday his office would formally join a lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban, WTOP radio reported. He said that the measure was still a ban on Muslims and would hurt the state, “Trump’s second executive order is still a Muslim ban. “The administration persists in an……

Donald Trump travel ban may affect US World Cup bid

American President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban could make it impossible for his country to host the 2026 World Cup, FIFA president Gianni Infantino warned on Thursday. The United States is the favourite to stage the expanded 48-team tournament in 2026, either on its own or as part of a joint-bid with neighbours Mexico and……

Trump Denies TuFace’s Brother Entry Into US

Nigerian singer, TuFace Idibia’s brother, H-I Idibia has allegedly been denied entry into the United States. The singer and member of the defunct “Da Natives” music group took to his social media page on Facebook to share the sad news of his denied entry into the US. He wrote on his Facebook page: “I’ve just……

Despite boycott, Ivanka Trump’s fashion brand grows 346 percent

Shortly after her father, Donald trump won the US elections in 2016, there were protests against his victory and spread to his businesses including that of his children. American shoppers began to protest against the first daughter Ivanka Trump’s fashion line to protest her father’s policies, however, the president of the company says recent sales are……

Donald Trump Comes Under Fire Over International Women’s Day Tweet

The United States President, Donald J. Trump has come under heavy fire from the American community after he shared a tweet commemorating the International Women’s day with Americans on his social media page. Americans who felt the tweet was in total contradiction to the president’s stand on issues regarding women took to their social media……

US Embassy: Trump Has Not Banned Nigerians

The United States Embassy in Nigeria has said that the Trump’s Administration has not banned Nigerians from travelling to the US. The US Embassy says there’s no need for Nigerians to cancel travel plans to the United States and says suggestions of a policy change negatively affecting Nigerians are incorrect. Spokesman Russell K. Brooks responded…

Trump says working on plan to bring down drug prices

President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he is developing a plan that will encourage competition in the drug industry and bring down prices for medicines as the House of Representatives leadership unveiled a new healthcare plan. “I am working on a new system where there will be competition in the Drug Industry. Pricing for the……

Trump tweets; accuses Obama again!

President Donald Trump has again accused his predecessor, Barack Obama of releasing Guantanamo inmates who have returned to militancy.   In his usual way, he said this via his twitter handle “122 vicious prisoners, released by the Obama Administration from Gitmo, have returned to the battlefield. “Just another terrible decision!” Trump wrote. The 113 of the……

Opposition condemns “repackaging” of Trump order on refugees, travel

Opposition Democrats in Congress condemned U.S. President Donald Trump’s revised halt to refugee admissions and ban on entries from six majority-Muslim countries as illegal and ineffective. Chuck Schumer, Leader of the left-leaning minority faction in the Senate, said the new measures would have “the same uphill climb in the courts” as Trump’s Jan. 27 executive……

Trump signs new travel ban order, Iraq out – officials

President Donald Trump signed a revised executive order for a U.S. travel ban on Monday, leaving Iraq off the list of targeted countries, White House Senior Administration Officials said. This development happened after his controversial first attempt was blocked in the courts. The officials said that the new order, which the White House said Trump……

Don’t go to the US unless it’s urgent – FG warns Nigerians

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has advised Nigerians who have no compelling or urgent reason to travel to the U.S to postpone their travel plans until the new administration’s policy on immigration is clear. A statement signed in Abuja by Special Assistant on Media to Dabiri-Erewa,……

Trump uncertainty slowing U.S travel bookings – report

Demand for travel to the U.S. over the coming months has flattened out with uncertainty over a possible new travel order likely deterring visitors. A travel analysis company, ForwardKeys, said on Monday. ForwardKeys, which analyses 16 million flight reservations daily from major-global-reservation-systems, also said that travel from the U.S. to and from the Middle-East had……

Trump Goes After Obama Again

The United States president, Donald J. Trump is set to launch a full investigation into the past president, Barack Obama following the wire tapping accusations made against him. Donald Trump who had accused Obama of wire tapping leading to the elections which held on November 8, 2016 is asking the United States Congress to beam……

Trump demands Congress probe Obama for phone tapping

U.S. President Donald Trump has asked Congress to investigate his allegations that former president Barack Obama ordered the tapping of his phones during the election campaign, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer announced in a statement on Sunday. The White House request came a day after Trump accused his predecessor of ordering a wiretap of……

Barrack Obama is a bad, sick guy – Donald Trump

United States President, Donald Trump, has described his predecessor, Barack Obama as a “bad guy.” Hide quoted text In a series of tweets on his twitter handle, Trump said “bad guy” Obama tapped his calls during the last President election that saw him emerged victorious. The US President said the tapping of his phones took…

Obama denies tapping Trump’s phone during the US Elections

A spokesman for Barack Obama on Saturday rejected claims from U.S. President Donald Trump that the former president had wiretapped him in October during the late stages of the presidential election campaign. “Neither President Obama nor any White House official ever ordered surveillance on any U.S. citizen. Any suggestion otherwise is simply false,” Obama spokesman…

Parents fearing deportation pick guardians for U.S. children

Parents who immigrated illegally to the United States now fear deportation under the Trump administration. They are inundating immigration advocates with requests for help in securing care for their children in the event they are expelled from the country. The Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles (CHIRLA) advocacy group has been receiving about……

Trump hits back, orders probe of Democrats Schumer, Pelosi’s Russia ties

U.S. President Donald Trump hit back on Democrats on Friday, ordering “an immediate investigation” into Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer’s own ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin. He also called for similar investigation against the House of Representatives Minority Leader, Nancy Pelosi. Trump tweeted a photo on Friday of Schumer’s meeting with Putin in New……

Arnold Schwarzenegger blames Trump for quitting ‘Celebrity Apprentice’

Movie actor and former California governor, Arnold Schwarzenegger has announced that he’s leaving ‘The Celebrity Apprentice’ and has blamed US President Donald Trump for his withdrawal. Trump still serves as executive producer and also makes money from the show. Schwarzenegger who replaced Trump as host of the show on Friday released a statement announcing his……

Trump on Sessions’ recusal blames Democrats for ‘total witch hunt!’

U.S. President Donald Trump has said that the scandal plaguing his Attorney-General Jeff Sessions over contacts with Russian Ambassador to the U.S., Sergey Kislyak during the presidential campaigns ” is a witch-hunt”. Trump, in a statement on Thursday after Sessions announcement recusing himself from any investigation concerning the contact, blamed Democrats for blowing up the……

Donald Trump nominated for 2017 Nobel Peace Prize

US President Donald Trump has been nominated for the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize. He was nominated by an unnamed American, who wants him recognized for “his peace through strength ideology”. The Nobel Institute announced on Thursday that 318 people and organisations are in the running for this year’s Nobel Peace Prize. Apart from Trump, notable…

Oprah Winfrey Talks On Becoming US President

Media Mogul and businesswoman, Oprah Winfrey who in a recent interview admitted that she does not regret her choice to remain childless as she might have become a bad mother has opened up on the possibility of running for the United State’s number one spot. Oprah in an interview with Bloomberg entertained the idea of……

The Real Donald Trump Finally Stood Up

Last night the real Donald Trump finally stood up. If he can show the world the same compassion he showed Ryan Owens’ grieving widow, and live by the same code as the SEALs, he can truly make America great again The Navy SEALs have their own Code. ‘In times of war or uncertainty,’ it starts,……

Full text of President Trump’s speech to Congress

As released by the White House, this is President Trump’s Feb. 28 speech to a joint session of Congress: Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, the First Lady of the United States, and Citizens of America: Tonight, as we mark the conclusion of our celebration of Black History Month, we are reminded of…

Trump: Border plans not well communicated

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday admitted to poor messaging regarding his plans for security along the U.S. – Mexico border. Trump said in an interview with broadcaster Fox News that he did not think his border policies have been communicated well. “Maybe that’s my fault,’’ he added. He said his administration was seeking to……

Trump criticises U.S $6trn spending in Middle East crisis

President Donald Trump has criticised the U.S. spending in the Middle East, saying the country’s sojourn in the crisis-hit region gulped six trillion dollars but failed to achieve its purpose. Trump, in his remarks at the meeting with the National Governors Association, said the Middle East was now worse than it was 17 years ago……

Trump policies play supporting role in 2017 Oscars

Donald Trump’s name was rarely mentioned during Sunday’s Academy Awards, but the U.S. president’s policies were a running subtext throughout the evening. Host Jimmy Kimmel fired the first shot in his opening monologue. “I want to say thank you to President Trump. “Remember last year when it seemed like the Oscars were racist?” Kimmel quipped.……

How to avoid Trump’s immigration trap: Nigerians in US advised

Some Nigerians in the U.S. have expressed concerns over the controversial Executive Order expected to be rolled out this week by President Donald Trump to restrict citizens from certain countries and also put in place stringent measures against all categories of undocumented immigrants. The Correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the……

Trump, Obama congratulate Perez as Democratic Party’s Chairman

U.S. President Donald Trump and former President Barack Obama have congratulated Thomas Perez on his election on Saturday as the new Chairman of Democratic National Committee (DNC). Trump, in his congratulatory message on his Twitter handle, said he “could not be happier for the Republican Party”. “Congratulations to Thomas Perez, who has just been named……

White House bans BBC, CNN from press briefing

Hours after President Donald Trump delivered another attack on the media in a speech, saying that “fake news” was the “enemy of the people”, White House banned BBC, CNN, the New York Times and others from a press briefing with Press Secretary Sean Spicer. No reason was given for the exclusion of the media outlets…

Trump signs order to cut government regulations

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday at the White House signed an executive order aimed at reducing the number of government regulations. “Excessive regulations are killing jobs, driving companies out of our country like never before, the measure orders government departments to establish task forces to recommend regulations to be eliminated or simplified. “Every regulation……

Trump says he represents America, ‘not the globe’

U.S President Donald Trump says his aim is to serve the U.S. and not the rest of the world, doubling down on his “America First’’ message in remarks to a conservative conference. “This is the U.S of America I’m representing; I’m not representing the globe. “I’m representing your country,” Trump tells the Conservative Political Action……

Groups to sensitise Nigerians on Trump’s travel ban Saturday

The Nigerian Lawyers Association and the Organisation for the Advancement of Nigerians, two influential Nigerian community associations in the U.S, will on Saturday hold two information sessions on the U.S. travel ban. The information session would be held via teleconference for Nigerians. Mr Olayinka Dansalami, the Chairman, Board of Trustees, Organisation for the Advancement of……

Trump urges European security to keep Islamist terrorists out of US

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday, urged European security to take whatever action necessary to keep Islamist terrorists out of the U.S. Trump’s attempt in January to block nearly all travellers from seven majority-Muslim countries is stalled in U.S. courts. However, a revised and perhaps, further-reaching action is expected from the White House. “We are……

I’m not against media -Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump says in spite of his criticism of certain U.S. media organisations, he is not against the fourth estate of the realm. Trump made the remarks at the Conservative Political Action Conference after several weeks of controversial statements about the media. “I’m not against the press; I don’t mind bad stories if……

Trump blasts FBI over leaks

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday criticised the FBI for failing to stop leaks of security information to the media. “The FBI is totally unable to stop the national security ‘leakers’ that have permeated our government for a long time. “They can’t even find the leakers within the FBI itself. Classified information is being given……

Caitlyn Jenner reacts to reversed “transgender bathroom bill” by Donald Trump

Transgender Advocate, Caitlyn Jenner, formally known as Bruce Jenner, has called on Donald trump to reverse latest position on “transgender bathroom bill,” tagging same a disaster. The 67-year-old Retired American athlete in a video which has gone viral online has tasked President Donald Trump to go back on his promise he made during election, that…

Trump calls Chinese ‘grand champions’ of currency manipulation

President Donald Trump declared China the “grand champions” of currency manipulation, just hours after his new Treasury secretary pledged a more methodical approach to analyzing Beijing’s foreign exchange practices. In an exclusive interview with Reuters, Trump said he has not “held back” in his assessment that China manipulates its yuan currency, inspite of not acting……

Trump wants to make sure U.S. nuclear arsenal at ‘top of the pack’

President Donald Trump says he wants to ensure the U.S. nuclear arsenal is at the “top of the pack,” saying the United States has fallen behind in its weapons capacity. In a Reuters interview, Trump also said China could solve the national security challenge posed by North Korea “very easily if they want to,” ratcheting……

Trump Revokes Obama’s Transgender Bathroom Rights

President Donald Trump has revoked the rights given to transgender students in public schools to use any bathroom of their choice. With this move, Trump reversed a landmark decision of former President Barack Obama. Obama had instructed public schools to allow transgender students to use the bathrooms matching their chosen gender identity, threatening to withhold…

Trump’s travel ban: Nigerian groups in U.S. plan to help Nigerians

As U.S. President Donald Trump rolls out a new travel ban on Friday, the Nigerian community says it is prepared to legally defend any Nigerian traveller against the U.S. Government, if targeted by immigration officials. Already, the Nigerian Lawyers Association and the Organisation for the Advancement of Nigeria (OAN), two influential Nigerian community associations in……

Donald Trump Names New National Security Adviser

United States President, Donald Trump has named Lieutenant General Herbert Raymond McMaster as his new national security adviser to replace Micheal Flynn who resigned over contacts with Russia. Trump is said to have chosen a military officer known for speaking his mind and challenging his superiors. McMaster is a highly regarded military tactician and strategic…

PHOTOS: Donald Trump’s Administration Suffers Another Massive Protest Against Govt.

The United States president, Donald Trump’s administration has suffered another setback as Americans trooped out yet again to express their dissatisfaction at the choice of their leader. Hundreds of American protesters trooped out to register their greiviances against the government on the US President’s Day holiday. The protesters who called for the impeachment of the……

U.S Defense Chief Says Military Not In Iraq To Seize Oil

The U.S. military is not in Iraq “to seize anybody’s oil”, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said, distancing himself from remarks by President Donald Trump before arriving on an unannounced visit to Baghdad on Monday. Mattis, on his first trip to Iraq as Pentagon chief, is hoping to get a first-hand assessment of the war effort…

Trump cites FoxNews for misleading Sweden statement

U.S. President Donald Trump says his misleading remarks about attacks in Sweden were based on a story that was broadcast on Fox News channel on immigration and Sweden. Trump’s remarks came in response to a demand for clarification by the Swedish Government over his statement referring to an attack that allegedly took place in Sweden……

Trump reassures supporters after turbulent week

 President Donald Trump of the U.S. on Saturday returned to base to reassure his supporters after a turbulent week at the White House that saw Michael Flynn resign as National Security Adviser over conversations with Russia’s ambassador to the U.S. Trump, at a rally in Melbourne, Florida, told his supporters that he would deliver and……

Seth Rogen Pulls A Fast One On US President, Donald Trump

American actor and comedian, Seth Rogen pulled a fast one on the United States president, Donald J. Trump after he discovered the POTUS’ son follows him on social media. The comedian took to his Twitter page to troll the US president advising his son to have a word with his dad on resigning from the……

Hollywood Actress Defies Trend, Demands Support For Donald Trump’s Administration

Hollywood actress Lindsay Lohan has in her controversial stance encouraged Americans to support the president Donald Trump’s administration. The support move comes following the public rejection of the new United States president by celebrities in America. The actress and singer in a recent interview granted to Daily Mail encouraged Americans to support the president and……

Senate approves Trump’s choice to lead U.S. Environmental Agency

The U.S. Senate on Friday, confirmed Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in a 52 to 46 votes cast largely along party lines. The vote came after Democrats kept the Senate in session overnight while they raised concern over Pruitt and his ties to the oil and gas industry. The Oklahoma Attorney……

Donald Trump will only last for few weeks in office — Prof Feinman predicts

A Professor with the Atlantic University of Florida, Ronald Feinman, has predicted the impeachment of the United States, US, President, Donald Trump within weeks, Independent reports. Feinman, a historian said the business mogul turns politicians may spend only weeks in power as he is not the right person for the office of the US President….