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Nigerian Singer, Rema, Makes Obama’s Summer Playlist

BY LOIS EFFIONG Fast-rising Nigerian singer, Rema, is currently breaking boundaries internationally, his song ‘Iron Man’ gets featured in former United State President Barack Obama’s summer 2019 playlist. The Mavin record signee hit no 42 on the summer playlist alongside

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Excitement As Barack Obama Visits Home Town After 12Yrs

Excitement has gripped the small village of Kogelo in western Kenya as their famous son, former US President Barack Obama, visits after 12 years. He last visited his ancestral village in 2006 when he was a US senator. Mr Obama

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US director of national intelligence at time of presidential campaign denies Trump Tower was wire-tapped

The director of national intelligence at the time of the US election has denied there was any wire-tapping of Donald Trump or his campaign. James Clapper also told NBC that he knew of no court order to allow monitoring of

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Trump says Obama wiretapped him during campaign; gives no evidence

U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday accused former President Barack Obama of wiretapping him in October during the late stages of the presidential election campaign, but offered no evidence to support the allegation. “How low has President Obama gone to

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President Trump’s inaugural speech

Chief Justice Roberts, President Carter, President Clinton, President Bush, President Obama, fellow Americans, and people of the world, thank you. We, the citizens of America, are now joined in a great national effort to rebuild our country and restore its

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Two transitions and a dog’s bad name

By Akin Rotimi This is a historic week in the world as far as democratic transitions are concerned. On Friday, January 20, 2017, President Barack Obama would be handing over as President of the United States of America to Donald Trump,

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Merkel urges United States to stick to international cooperation

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday urged the United States to stick to multilateral cooperation, saying a trend towards protectionism was a risk to prosperity. The United States is Germany’s most important trading partner and the protectionist rhetoric of U.S.

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Obama lauds achievements, regrets in goodbye memo

Outgoing U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday published a letter to the American people, outlining his proudest accomplishments and biggest regrets from his eight years in office. Obama’s letter entitled: ‘Cabinet Exit Memos: Our Record of Progress and the Work

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Obama to deliver farewell address in Chicago on January 10

U.S. President Barack Obama will deliver a farewell address on Jan. 10 to reflect on his time in office and say thank you to his supporters, he said in an email statement released on Monday. Obama, noting that the first

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Putin says will not expel anyone in response to U.S. sanctions

Russia will not expel anyone in response to U.S. sanctions against Moscow and the expulsion of 35 Russian diplomats from the United States, the Kremlin quoted Russian President Vladimir Putin as saying in the statement on Friday. H”We will not

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