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Nigeria first lady: President 'recuperating fast' in London

Nigeria first lady: President 'recuperating fast' in London

Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari arrived at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport at exactly 4:30 am today. Her spokesperson, Suleiman Haruna in a statement said Mrs. The president left Nigeria for London on May 7, for another round of treatment following his last trip in February. The dance-hall singer also called on past presidents like, Olusegun Obasanjo, Yakubu Gowon and Goodluck Jonathan to do something about the state of the country.


Legal experts to Trump on travel ban: Twitter hurting cause

Legal experts to Trump on travel ban: Twitter hurting cause

Trump had issued his initial travel ban executive order a week into his presidency, unleashing chaos at airports, mass protests in the US and worldwide, condemnation from a broad spectrum of global leaders - and unprecedented attacks by the president on the federal judiciary after judges ruled against the ban.


What's at stake for the US after Qatar hit with diplomatic crisis

What's at stake for the US after Qatar hit with diplomatic crisis

Saudi Arabia and other Arab powers severed diplomatic ties Monday with Qatar and moved to isolate the energy-rich nation that is home to a major US military base, accusing it of supporting terrorist groups and backing Iran. Qatar hosts the largest USA airbase in the region , which is crucial to the fight against Islamic State group jihadists, and is set to host the 2022 football World Cup .



Two reportedly arrested for deadly 2016 fire in Oakland, California

The building had reportedly not undergone a formal inspection in 30 years. Law enforcement sources confirmed Monday to KTVU Derick Almena , the "master tenant" of the artist collective was arrested in Lake County. As the criminal investigation has now concluded, it appears that property owner Chor Ng has escaped criminal culpability for the fire, despite reports she was warned that the building's electrical system was outdated and unsafe and did not take action.


EC bribery case: Notice to police on bail plea of accused

EC bribery case: Notice to police on bail plea of accused

A Delhi court on Thursday granted bail to Dinakaran and his aide Mallikarjun over allegedly bribing the Election Commission officials for the party's two leaves symbol. Jayakumar, flanked by ministers including KA Sengottaiyan, said top party functionaries and ministers held deliberations following Dinakaran's repeated assertions to continue party work after he returned from a Delhi prison.


United Nations chief hosts peace talks with rival Cypriot leaders

United Nations chief hosts peace talks with rival Cypriot leaders

The UN-led talks hit a wall in late May after the sides failed to agree on the terms to advance the reunification talks toward a final summit. Greek Cypriots perceive their ongoing presence post-settlement a threat, while Turkish Cypriots say the troops are necessary for their security.