There are so many stories, and by stories I mean missteps, that have come out of President Donald Trump’s first 100 days in the White House, it’s hard to pick just one. Whether it’s the blitz of executive actions (the most dramatic of which were blocked by the courts), a failed attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare, a failure to get the southern wall funding in the spending bill, or blustery threats against Syria, North Korea, Australia, Mexico, Canada, etc…
Nadia Oulahna and Amanda Ortiz report from New York City’s #WomenForSyria rally. On April 13, 2017, millions of people across the country came together to fight for sanctuary and a safe haven for Syrian refugees.
Trump’s Mexican border wall fantasy is yet another failed campaign promise as the President and Senate Republicans have signaled a backtrack on adding funding for the border wall in this year’s spending bill. This is just one of many examples of the administration’s continued difficulties to follow through with any of its campaign promises.
For the third week running, Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has failed to show up at the regular meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), which takes place every Wednesday inside the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The meeting, moved from 10am to 11am on Wednesday, set off without him showing up at the […]
Dozens of psychiatrists have said that President Donald Trump has a “dangerous mental illness” and is not fit to be president of the United States at a conference at Yale last Thursday. The psychiatrists said that it was their “ethical responsibility” to warn the public of the danger Mr. Trump’s mental state poses to the country.
New discoveries of money laundering and secrecy show us that the recently elected Edo State Governor Obaseki continues the corruption of his predecessor Adams Oshiomhole. The Story of the Paris Club Loan Trusting the integrity of President Buhari, Nigerian citizens were happy to learn that the Paris club loan had been made available to the […]
BREAKING: Le Pen to face Macron in final round of French presidential election, according to projections
Exit polling estimates that the far-right populist candidate Marine Le Pen and the centrist Emmanuel Macron will face off in the second and final round of voting for the president of France. Unless one of the candidates manages to get more than 50 percent of the vote at the end of the counting, the final […]
Voting has begun in what is a tense election in France. It will be the first step for the candidates looking to replace current French President Francois Hollande (who is not running for reelection). This round will nominate the top two candidates who will run in a runoff on May 7. The already-tight race became […]
This is why Parent’s tell their kids, “be careful what you say”. I guess Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly never got this message. While the ousted host of the O’Reilly factor should be thriving in the Trump era, his words caught up with him in the wake of his recent Sexual Harassment Scandal. In the last […]
For their involvement and complicity in the recently busted Malabu oil scam involving oil giants Shell, Eni and some Nigerian government officials, the Action Aid has called on Nigeria’s government to resolve the controversies surrounding the transactions related to the oil prospecting license (OPL) 245. According to an investigation which uncovered the scam earlier this […]