Atiku Abubakar US visa

Did Nigerian Presidential Hopeful Atiku Abubakar Buy Entry into the USA?

There is confusion about how and why former Vice President of the People’s Democratic Party in Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, got into the United States. It is now being speculated that he may have bought his passage into the country. Abubakar had been linked to several corruption scandals in Nigeria. He was initially banned from the […]

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Nigeria Elections 2019

US, UK Issue Statements, Asking Nigeria to Conduct Fair 2019 Elections

The US embassy in the Nigerian capital Abuja issued a statement last week, saying it wants to ensure fair elections in the country. Along with the United Kingdom, the United States has jointly said that the upcoming 2019 elections are vital for Nigeria, and in a bigger way, for the African continent. The two nations […]

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Venezuelan Crisis

Venezuelan Crisis: Steer Clear, Russia Warns USA

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro is currently enjoying the backing of Russia in the midst of its leadership divide. Russia had earlier warned the US—one of the countries supporting opposition leader Juan Guaido in Venezuela—to steer away from the ongoing Venezuelan crisis. Russia fears that this could end badly if the US decides to intervene in […]

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Atiku Abubakar USA visa

Why did USA issue a visa for Atiku Abubakar despite corruption charges?

One wonders why Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate for the Peoples Democratic Party, was issued an American visa, in spite of the Nigerian government advising that there are ongoing fraud charges against him. It could be that, evidence was still being collected by the government of Nigeria and investigations are still on. No matter what, […]

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Kim Jong-un

Trump Shows Interest in Meeting Kim Jong-un for a Second Time

President Donald Trump has said that he is looking forward to a second summit with Kim Jong-un after the Supreme Leader of North Korea said he was ready to meet Trump any time. Citing a PBS News Hour report on the North Korean leader’s New Year’s speech on Tuesday, Trump tweeted, “Kim Jong Un says […]

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