• President Obama Awards Presidential Medal of Freedom to Robert de Niro, Diana Ross and More

    President Obama Awards Presidential Medal of Freedom to Robert de Niro, Diana Ross and More

    Basketball star, Michael Jordan, actor Robert De Niro and music legend, Bruce Springsteen, were among the 21 people honoured with the Presidential Medal of Freedom by outing President Barack Obama.

    During a ceremony at the White House, President Obama gave out the awards which is the nation’s highest civilian honour – for his last time to a diverse group of sports stars, scientists, artistes and philanthropists. “Everybody on this stage has touched me in a very powerful personal way,” Obama said.

    “It’s […]

  • President Obama and Michelle are an Adorable Couple on the Cover of Essence (Photos)

    President Obama and Michelle are an Adorable Couple on the Cover of Essence (Photos)

    President Barack Obama’s time in office is coming to a close, and Essence is honoring the president, as well as First Lady, Michelle Obama, by making them the cover stars of their October issue.

    The President of the United States of America, Barack Obama and First Lady, Michelle Obama are one stunning pair on the cover of Essence Magazine‘s October 2016 issue.

    The power couple are all smiles on the Special Collector’s Issue, as the magazine sends them off after serving their […]

  • President Obama ‘furious’ at daughter for appearing to smoke Indian hemp, + video

    President Obama ‘furious’ at daughter for appearing to smoke Indian hemp, + video

    President Obama is “furious” with daughter Malia for puffing on what appeared to be a marijuana cigarette, according to a report.

    Marijuana is also popularly called Indian hemp.

    “This is the president’s worst nightmare!” said a source, who told RadarOnline that the commander in chief took executive action, confronting his daughter about her alleged antics during the family’s summer vacation.

    “The end of his term is in sight — and the carefully crafted image of a world-beating family is unraveling right before his […]

  • See How Much President Obama Has Aged Since His 2008 Address

    See How Much President Obama Has Aged Since His 2008 Address

    Pictured above is Barack Obama as a fresh-faced politician from IIIinois campaigning in 2008 and below as grey-haired president with visible wrinkles. Being a president can’t be easy at all…nothing is, really!

    Pictured above is Barack Obama as a fresh-faced politician from IIIinois campaigning in 2008 and below as grey-haired president with visible wrinkles. Being a president can’t be easy at all…nothing is,

  • President Obama reacts to the killing of two Black Americans by white police officers

    President Obama reacts to the killing of two Black Americans by white police officers

    US President Obama says all Americans should be deeply troubled by the recent killings of two Black Americans by white police officers.

    He reacted via a post which he shared on his Facebook wall this evening. He wrote:

    All Americans should be deeply troubled by the fatal shootings of Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and Philando Castile in Falcon Heights, Minnesota. We’ve seen such tragedies far too many times, and our hearts go out to the families and communities who’ve suffered […]

  • President Obama invites chief speechwriter Cody Keenan and his wife to the White House after their wedding … Photo

    President Obama invites chief speechwriter Cody Keenan and his wife to the White House after their wedding … Photo

    President Obama invited chief speechwriter Cody Keenan and White House researcher Kristen Bartoloni to stop by the White House for a photograph after their wedding  July 3rd.

    President Obama invited chief speechwriter Cody Keenan and White House researcher Kristen Bartoloni to stop by the White House for a photograph after their wedding  July

  • President Obama to Honour the Ooni of Ife With an Award; New York City Maps out June 13 as ‘Yoruba Day’

    President Obama to Honour the Ooni of Ife With an Award; New York City Maps out June 13 as ‘Yoruba Day’

    The Ooni of Ife and his wife, Olori Wuraola Zynab Otiti Obanor, are currently in the United States, where they are being hosted by the indigenes of Ile-Ife resident in the United States.

    Also, new reports have confirmed that a New York City senator, Kevin Parker, and the Brooklyn Borough President, Eric Adams, have secured proclamation to declare June 13 as ‘Yoruba Day’. The monarch is billed to meet with the President of the United States, Barack Obama, who reportedly will […]

  • President Obama soothes a crying baby in Japan … photos

    President Obama soothes a crying baby in Japan … photos

    President Barack Obama showed off his fatherly side while en route to Hiroshima Peace Memorial made a stop at the U.S. Marine Corps Air Station in Iwakuni, Japan for his historic visit on Friday.

    The President was handed a crying baby in diaper. He held the baby and cooed and when he handed the baby back to his mother, he was no longer

  • President Obama eats Chinese food with celebrity chef & CNN host, Anthony Bourdain … photo

    President Obama eats Chinese food with celebrity chef & CNN host, Anthony Bourdain … photo

    Anthony Bourdain posted the photo on his IG page and captioned it; ‘The President’s chopstick skills are on point . #buncha #hanoi’

    Anthony Bourdain posted the photo on his IG page and captioned it; ‘The President’s chopstick skills are on point . #buncha

  • President Obama presents “Certificate of Commendation” award to Prof. Jega, INEC Chairman

    President Obama presents “Certificate of Commendation” award to Prof. Jega, INEC Chairman

     

    President Obama of the United States of America has commended the chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Attahiru Jega, over the way the Presidential and National Assembly elections were credibly conducted on March 28.

    Obama, who awarded the INEC boss with a “Certificate of Commendation” for his outstanding and sterling performance, said what the professor of Political Science had done deserves replication by all.

    President Obama, represented by the US Ambassador to Nigeria, James Entwistle, also congratulated, President Goodluck Jonathan […]

  • US President honours 19-year -old Nigerian as Harvard genius

    US President honours 19-year -old Nigerian as Harvard genius

     

    Nigerian genius, Saheela Ibraheem, 19, made history last week, when she was honoured with an official reception in the White House by the US President, Barack Obama and the First Lady, Michelle.

    Saheela Ibraheem got into the Ivy League Harvard at the age of 15, where she is currently studying neurobiology — a branch of science that studies the brain — and has been listed among the “World’s 50 Smartest Teenagers.” She was also accepted for admission by 13 other top […]