U.S. Senator Rand Paul on Saudi Arabia, Khashoggi, government shutdown
U.S. Senator Rand Paul discusses Saudi Arabia, the motion that orders the President to withdraw military support for Saudi involvement in Yemen's civil war, the killing of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi and the possibility of a government shutdown.
Sierra Leone President Julius Maada Bio talks on AfCFTA, his free education plan and Ebola
President of Sierra Leone, Julius Maada Bio says there is a new awakening in Africa as governments on the continent must further open up markets for intra-African trade.
Trump injects Huawei case into China trade war
Jurrien Timmer, director of global macro at Fidelity, and Dave Donabedian, chief investment officer at CIBC Private Wealth, discuss U.S.-China trade talks as President Donald Trump said he would intervene in the Huawei case in order to get a trade deal.
Dino Melaye releases new album for APC, urges Nigeria to vote against Buhari
Senator Dino Melaye has released a new song urging Nigerians to Vote against President Muhammadu Buhari come 2019. He alleges that the present administration is responsible for hunger, poverty, others in Nigeria and has a song to this effect.
Mexico's new leftist president, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, takes office
Mexico's newly sworn-in president has been hailed as a champion of the poor and criticized as an authoritarian radical. His inauguration marks a dramatic political shift, with voters fed up with corruption and crime.
Trump was unaware of Huawei arrest: officials
President Donald Trump did not know about plans to arrest a top executive at Huawei, two U.S. officials said, in an apparent attempt to stop the incident from impeding crucial trade talks with Beijing.
Ex-President Jonathan’s cousin, Aziboala closes case in alleged $40m scam
Former President Goodluck Jonathan’s cousin, Azibaola Robert, on Tuesday closed his defense in the $40m money laundering case brought against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.
Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro to meet Vladimir Putin in Russia
The Venezuelan president, who views Russia as a strategic ally, is ending his diplomatic efforts this year "with a flourish." The trip comes after Turkey pledged to help Venezuela with its economic crisis.