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Breaking: German Chancellor Merkel wins fourth term, what she says

  -Agency reports Exit polls for the German election have revealed Angela Merkel will remain Chancellor for her fourth term but her victory has been overshadowed by the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party winning its first seats in the Bundestag. Mrs Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party gained 33 per cent of

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Mugabe warns against the return of ‘Goliath’, Trump should embrace Peace rather than seeking extinction of other

Zimbabwe’s President, Robert Mugabe has warned against the return of biblical Goliath who only seeks extinction of other nations. Mugabe said this while speaking at the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly, calling on Trump to embrace peace and dialogue which are the tenets of the United Nations. He said,

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OPEC and Non-OPEC members meet in Vienna to discuss extending oil cut deal, tracking exports

Agency reports   OPEC and non-OPEC nations meeting on Friday will focus on a possible extension of an oil supply cut deal to support prices and monitoring exports to assess compliance. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries aims to clear a global oil supply glut by curbing output by about 1.2 million

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Brazilian President Temer faces criminal charges

  Brazil’s Supreme Court has accepted the charges of obstruction of justice and criminal associations against President Michel Temer. The charges were presented by ex-Prosecutor-General Rodrigo Janot. However, the president’s lawyers were unsuccessful in their attempt to get the Supreme Court to suspend the case. Raquel Dodge, the new prosecutor-general, in her reaction, said

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Trump warns of ‘rogue nation’ threat, says US may ‘have no choice but to totally destroy North Korea’

Agency reports   US President Donald Trump has warned of the threat from "rogue nations" in a speech to the UN General Assembly, singling out North Korea and Iran. In his debut speech to the body in New York, he warned America would destroy North Korea if it was forced to defend itself

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World leaders anxious as Donald Trump gives his first major speech before the United Nations

  ANIETIE UDOBIT,ABUJA   US president Donald Trump will give his first speech to the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) today. The world leaders are anxious to hear what their chief host would say, considering some of the lingering crisis surrounding US and other countries. Trump made his first appearance at the UNGA yesterday,

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President Buhari Arrives New York for UN Assembly, to speak on Tuesday

Agency Reports   President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in New York to join other world leaders for the one-week 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) high-level events starting on Tuesday. The President was accompanied by Govs. Abdul’aziz Yari of Zamfara, David Umahi of Ebonyi and Rotimi Akeredolu (SAN) of Ondo

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