• Alleged s*x scandal: US embassy mum on Reps’ cancelled visas

    Alleged s*x scandal: US embassy mum on Reps’ cancelled visas

    According to reports, the United States government has declined to comment on the clearance given to three members of the House of Representatives it accused of sexual misconduct during an official trip to Cleveland, Ohio, for the International Visitors Leadership Programme.

    The House cleared Mark Gbillah (APC, Benue), Samuel Ikon (PDP, Akwa Ibom) and Garba Gololo (APC, Bauchi) of wrongdoing on Tuesday, following a report by the Joint Committee of Foreign Relations and Ethics and Privileges that investigated the claim.

    The exoneration […]

  • US Embassy opens dialogue with CAN over Kerry’s visit

    US Embassy opens dialogue with CAN over Kerry’s visit

    The United States Mission in Nigeria has opened communication with the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, towards clarifying allegations of religious and sectional partisanship in last week’s visit to Nigeria of the U.S. Secretary of State, Mr. John Kerry.

    The move came as the embassy, yesterday, affirmed that it did not disparage Christians in the meeting with religious leaders in Sokoto as it claimed that the secretary interacted with both Muslims and Christians during the engagement in Sokoto.

    The mission’s assertion came […]

  • Zahra Buhari speaks on Sickle Cell Disease at US embassy … Photos

    Zahra Buhari speaks on Sickle Cell Disease at US embassy … Photos

    Zahra Buhari, President Buhari’s daughter spoke at a symposium on indigenous mapping and management of Sickle Cell Disease which was organized by Sickle Cell Foundation SCAF in partnership with the US Embassy in Nigeria.

    Zahra Buhari, President Buhari’s daughter spoke at a symposium on indigenous mapping and management of Sickle Cell Disease which was organized by Sickle Cell Foundation SCAF in partnership with the US Embassy in