Tag: United States of America

Kanye West congratulates vice presidential candidate Kamala Harris: ‘It’s an honor to run against you’

Knye West isn’t dropping out of the presidential race yet — the rapper congratulated VP candidate Kamala Harris saying, “It’s an honor to run against you.” “I know my mom…

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Israel, UAE Strike Historic Deal to Normalise Relations

Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have agreed to normalise relations, US President Donald Trump has announced. A joint statement by Mr Trump, Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu and Abu…

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Trump says Beirut explosion was caused by a ‘bomb of some kind’

At a coronavirus briefing on Tuesday evening, President Trump said an explosion that rocked Beirut earlier in the day was caused by a “bomb of some kind.” Officials in Lebanon…

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Trump Considers Executive Order on Employment

As Congress continues to flounder on a path forward for the next phase of coronavirus relief, President Donald Trump said Monday that he was considering executive action if Congress fails to act. "They're not interested in the people,…

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114 Years After, US Organisation Apologises For Putting African Man On Display In Zoo

Ota Benga on display at the Bronx Zoo, New York in 1906. An organisation in the United States (US) that runs a zoo has apologised for putting an African man…

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To Strenthen Economic Ties, Nigeria, US sign air transport agreement

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday agreed to an air transport agreement between Nigeria and the United States at its weekly virtual meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari.…

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Twitter Explodes on Kanye West’s Announcement to run for President

Kanye West says he’s running for president. It’s not clear if the musician is serious, or if this is a publicity stunt for himself or a project unrelated to the…

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431 stranded Nigerians arrive from US, India

431 stranded Nigerians as a result of COVID-19 pandemic arrived the country from the United States of America and India on Saturday. According to a series of tweets by the…

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Trump Announces US Work Visa suspension till year end

US President Donald Trump will prolong a ban on US employment permits to year-end and broaden it to include H-1B visas used widely in the tech industry, the White House…

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Nigerian-US Born Swimmer, Adejumo, Opts to Represent Nigeria

A United States of America-born swimmer, Philip Adejumo, has stated why he dumped his place of birth and residence to pick to represent Nigeria. Adejumo revealed this to BCOS TV’s…

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