Category: Foreign News

US: George Papadopoulos Gets 14 Days in Jail

First Trump campaign aide sentenced in Mueller probe Foreign policy advisor to US President Donald Trump’s election campaign, George Papadopoulos, arrives at US...

UK Identifies 2 Russians it Believes Carried Out Nerve Agent Attack on Ex-spy

British prosecutors named two Russian men they believe were behind the nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy and his daughter in the U.K. earlier this year. They...

FAO to Install 100 FFS in Northeast, Seeks $18 to Boost Agriculture

The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) said it planned to install 100 Farmer Field School (FFS) communities in 2018 in Nigeria North East...

ECOWAS, EU Partner to Ensure Peace, Security in the Sahel Region 

The Vice President of the Commission of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Madam Finda Koroma has proposed that a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)...

Africa-India Trade Records 10-fold Growth, Hits $55bn in 2017

BUKKY AKINDELE Commerce between Africa and India rose more than 10-fold between 2001 and 2014, making India Africa’s fourth-largest national trading partner, according...

Ramaphosa: South Africans Don’t Hate Nigerians

• Says South Africans have no hatred for Nigerians  •Buhari promises to sign AfCTA soon• South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa, on Wednesday in Abuja denied...

UK Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson Resigns

•Jeremy Hunt takes over British Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson, Monday resigned in a major blow for Prime Minister Theresa May, hours after her Brexit minister...

Ethiopia, Eritrea Declare End of War

The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea signed a declaration on Monday, saying that the state of war between the two countries is over. A peace deal ending the 1998-2000...

8 Thai Boys Rescued from Cave

Divers rescued four more boys from a vast cave system in northern Thailand on Monday, the second day of a complex operation that had led to the rescue of four boys the...

Trump Administration Halts Billions in Insurance Payments Under Obamacare

The Trump administration on Saturday halted billions of dollars in payments to health insurers under the Obamacare healthcare law, saying that a recent federal court...