Category: Politics

Trump, Clinton fight to the finish in bitter US election

White House rivals Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump were still flailing for a knockout blow Monday as a presidential race that has cast a pall over US democracy neared...

EU’s grant to Nigeria may top €1.5bn by 2020

Come 2020, Nigeria would have received €1.46 billion from the European Union (EU) in form of grants for critical projects in some key sectors of the economy starting...

Soldiers kill two Boko Haram insurgents in Borno shootout

Troops of 8 the Task Force Division of the Nigerian Army on Thursday intercepted a group of suspected Boko Haram insurgents allegedly on a mission to loot logistics...

How Metuh disbursed N400m for media project – witness

The seventh prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of former National Publicity Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olisa Metuh, has explained...

Wife, First Lady and Now Running Mate: Amassing Power in Nicaragua

She started out as a teenage mother working as a newspaper secretary, then spent decades of revolution, conflict, power and public scandal at the side of one of the...

Beneath Cheers at Donald Trump’s Rallies, Dark Fears Take Hold

Big crowds still mob Donald J. Trump when he comes to town, with fans waiting in long lines to attend his rallies, where they eagerly jeer his Democratic rival and...

‘Her instincts can be terrible’: WikiLeaks reveals fears and frustrations inside Clinton world

On the day the news broke that Hillary Clinton had used a private email account as secretary of state, the man who would soon be named to chair her presidential campaign...

Gingrich goes off on Megyn Kelly over Trump allegations: ‘You are fascinated with sex’

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich on Tuesday evening accused Fox News’ Megyn Kelly of being “fascinated with sex” after she asked about the women who...

Donald Trump Walked Off From an Interview After a Question About Racism

Donald Trump on Thursday cut an interview short with an Ohio journalist after the correspondent asked him to address criticism that he’s racist and sexist. The...

Trump bringing Obama’s half-brother to the debate as his guest

President Obama’s half-brother says he will attend Wednesday night’s presidential debate in Las Vegas as a guest of Donald Trump. “I’m excited to...