Posts Tagged ‘Washington DC’

JUST IN: Washington DC Imposes Curfew From 11pm To 6am As Protests Resume Over Floyd’s Death

Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) on Sunday evening announced she was imposing a citywide curfew from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. Monday as the city braced for a third consecutive night of protests over the death of George Floyd. The mayor in her tweet also said she was activating the D.C. National Guard. “Mayor Bowser […]

PHOTOS | Buhari In Washington DC To Meet Donald Trump

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Washington DC ahead of his Working Visit on 29th April 2018… President Buhari is to meet President Donald Trump in Washington on Monday, the first African leader to be received by Trump’s White House administration. President Buhari was welcomed by the Nigerian Ambassador to USA Amb. Sylvanus Nsofor, Governor Ibikunle […]

Ooni of Ife Honored by US House of Representatives (PICTURES)

The Ooni of Ife Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi(Ojaja II) is receiving more recognition internationally. The Yoruba monarch paid a visit to the House of Representatives in Washington D.C in the United States yesterday where he gave a speech relating to African (Yoruba) culture in front of the full house. The Ooni and his queen Olori […]

White House on Lockdown After Nearby Shooting

Shooting recorded near the presidential residence in the United States led to a lockdown on Friday. US Park Police tweeted that the shooting occurred after 2 pm on West Executive Drive, near 17th and Pennsylvania Avenue NW. President Barack Obama was said to be away at the time of the incident. The White House press […]

I Never Awarded $2 Billion Arms Contract, Where Did The Money Come From ? – Goodluck Jonathan

Former President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday at a forum in Washington DC, says his government never awarded any contract in the range of $2 billion dollars.  He said this while speaking at the event titled: “Presidential elections and democratic consolidation in Africa: Case studies on Nigeria and Tanzania” Goodluck Jonathan while reacting to the […]