Category Archives: General

Buhari: Military to Be ‘Ruthless’ Against Election Tampering

ABUJA President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday warned that anyone trying to tamper with Nigeria’s postponed vote risked their lives and accused the electoral commission of incompetence.

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announced a week’s …

Pompeo Calls Nigerian Candidates Ahead of Election

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke with Nigeria’s two leading candidates for president ahead of Saturday’s election and “underscored U.S. support for the Nigerian goal of free, fair, transparent and peaceful elections.”

Pompeo spoke …

Group Urges US Action on Alleged Saudi TV Piracy

DOHA, QATAR A group of sports bodies and broadcasters including the U.S. National Basketball Association, U.S. Tennis Association and the Sky telecommunications company has called for the United States to add Saudi Arabia to its …

Russia, Turkey, Iran Poised to Map Syria’s Future

MOSCOW The leaders of Russia, Iran and Turkey are meeting in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi Thursday to discuss the conflict in Syria for the first time since the United States announced its …

Russia, Turkey, Iran Poised to Map Syria’s Future

MOSCOW The leaders of Russia, Iran and Turkey are meeting in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi Thursday to discuss the conflict in Syria for the first time since the United States announced its …