Nigerian news

Buhari arrives New York for 73rd Session of United Nations General Assembly (photos)

September 24, 2018 Joshua Samuel

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived New York for the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly. The session opened September 18, with the theme “Making the United Nations relevant to all People: Global Leadership and Shared Responsibilities for Peaceful, Equitable and Sustainable Societies.” Buhari is expected to address the General Assembly on {Read More..}

World News

Breaking: Kofi Annan is dead

August 18, 2018 Joshua Samuel

Kofi Annan, the former United Nations Secretary Seneral, has died at the age of 80. The UN made the announcement on Saturday. Kofi Atta Annan, a Ghanaian diplomat was born on 8 April 1938. He served as the seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations from January 1997 to December 2006. {Read More..}

Features

Today in World History (November, 29th)

November 29, 2017 Joshua Samuel

On November 29, 1947, exactly 70 years ago today, the United Nations, UN, voted to approve resolution 181, leading to the creation of the nation of Israel. They called for a Jewish state and Arab State and an internationally monitored zone including Jerusalem with its Muslim and Jewish holy sites. {Read More..}

Features

Today in World History (November, 6th)

November 6, 2017 Joshua Samuel

On November 6, 1962, exactly 55 years ago today, the United Nations General Assembly adopts a resolution condemning South Africa’s racist apartheid policies. The UN also called on all its members to end economic and military relations with the country. Apartheid, which ran from 1948 to 1993, comes from the Afrikaans {Read More..}

Nigerian news

Biafra: UN Delegation Meets Ohaneze Ndigbo in Enugu

November 3, 2017 Joshua Samuel

A delegation of the United Nations, UN, has met with apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, over the issue of agitation for the sovereign state of Biafra and the situation in Nigeria. The UN delegation which was led by a special representative of the Secretary-General of UN, Ambassador Mohamed Ibn {Read More..}

World News

Venezuela Is War Ready For The United States

September 27, 2017 Joshua Samuel

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro called on his country’s army leaders Tuesday to prepare for warfare against the U.S. days following the Trump government prohibited Venezuelan officials from getting into the country. “We’ve been shamelessly jeopardized by the large criminal empire that ever walked the face of the earth and we {Read More..}

Nigerian news

“Nigerian Dictator Buhari’s U.N Hypocrisies”, Writes American Huffington Post (Full Article)

September 22, 2017 Joshua Samuel

American media group, the Huntington Post has reacted with an in-depth article to address what it perceived as Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari’s hypocrisies in the speech he delivered at the United Nations on September 19. The well circulated article published on the yesterday, September 21, and titled “Nigerian Dictator Buhari’s {Read More..}