Photo News: Obamas welcome Trumps to White House

The outgoing and the incoming presidents of the United States. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama pose with President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania at the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017

Obama advises Trump on being president

US President Barack Obama meets with President-elect Donald Trump to update him on transition planning in the Oval Office at the White House on November 10, 2016 in Washington,DC. / AFP / JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images) As U.S. President Obama prepares to turn the White House over to President-elect Donald…

Obama to Trump: You can’t manage White House like family business

Obama-Trump US President Barack Obama said in an interview broadcast Sunday that he has tried to impress upon president-elect Donald Trump that running the White House is different from any other job. The main thing he’s tried to convey is that there’s a difference between governing and campaigning, Obama said in the interview with ABC…

President Obama outlines achievements, regrets in goodbye memo

Barack Obama Outgoing U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday published a letter to the American people, outlining his proudest accomplishments and biggest regrets from his eight years in office. Obama’s letter entitled: ‘Cabinet Exit Memos: Our Record of Progress and the Work Ahead’ was obtained by the Correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)…

I’m still US President, Obama warns Trump

Barack Obama and Trump Outgoing U.S. President Barack Obama has told incoming President Donald Trump to accept the fact that there is only one U.S. President at a time. Obama also told the president-elect that he remains the U.S. President till Jan. 20, 2017, when he would complete his two-term presidency of the U.S. and…

Obama rejects Trump’s veto advice on UN’s Israel/Palestinian Resolution

Barack Obama and Trump Outgoing U.S. President Barack Obama has explained why his administration rejected incoming President Donald Trump’s advice on the Friday’s UN Security Council’s resolution on Israeli settlements on Palestinian territory. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, in a statement issued on Friday, said that the U.S. action was predicated on preserving the…

Obama assures orderly transition to Trump

President Barack Obama The U.S. Department of State, says President Barack Obama’s administration is committed to ensuring professional and orderly transfer of power to President-elect Donald Trump. Mr Mark Toner, the Deputy Director of Press, via a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), in New York said Obama was committed to…

News Summary on NTA, 11th Nov 2016; Buhari Swears In New Acting CJN

President Buhari Swears in Walter Samuel Onnoghen as Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged the nation’s judiciary to remain in the forefront of his administration’s effort at securing the country and re-positioning the economy and eliminating waste and corruption for a better Nigeria. The president threw the challenge while swearing…

Trump meets Obama in post-victory visit to White House

US President Barack Obama meets with President-elect Donald Trump to update him on transition planning in the Oval Office at the White House on November 10, 2016 in Washington,DC. / AFP / JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images) U.S. president-elect Donald Trump arrived at the South Lawn of the White House for…

Trump, Obama Hold First Meeting At The White House

U.S. President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump are now meeting at the White House Today, Thursday to begin the process of a smooth transition to power after the American Billionaire Businessman won the US 2016 Presidential election a stunning victory over Democrat Candidate Hillary Clinton. The Republican president-elect has once been at the forefront of raising questions…

Highlights of President Buhari’s Meetings with Obama, Hollande and Zuma

NAN(Abuja): Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari and US President Barack Obama held bilateral talks in New York on the sidelines of the 71st session of the UN General Assembly on Tuesday. NAN had reported exclusively about the meeting which was not listed in President Buhari’s itinerary in New York. But the White House announced the meeting,…