Putin Says Russia Not Aiming To Divide EU

Putin Says Russia Not Aiming To Divide EU

President Vladimir Putin has insisted Russia is not trying to split the European Union. His remarks come ahead of a visit to Austria, his first trip to a Western European country in almost a year. He told Austrian ORF television he wanted a “united and prosperous” EU, calling it Russia’s most important commercial and economic […]

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For May, It Was A Windrush Of Shame, by Morak Babajide-Alabi

For May, It Was A Windrush Of Shame

By Morak Babajide-Alabi Watching Theresa May, the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and leader of the ruling Conservative Party on television last Friday, you could see relief all over her. This was after the results of the local councils’ elections in England were announced. The broad smiles, hugs and back slap with party members […]

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Trump Shutdown Defines One Year of Administration, by Morak Babajide-Alabi

Trump Shutdown Defines One Year of Administration

By Morak Babajide-Alabi If words or bravado were anything to save the United States of America’s government, President Donald Trump would have offered so much. If twitching fingers were to avoid the partial shutdown of non-essential agencies of government midnight yesterday, Trump would have been saved by Twitter. Yet, if sentiments were enough to save […]

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We Cannot Blame Trump, At All, by Morak Babajide-Alabi

We Cannot Blame Trump, At All

By Morak Babajide-Alabi When Donald Trump, the president of the United States America last week used derogatory words to describe some countries, one cannot debate the fact that Nigeria was on his mind. Although he did not disclose this, no one should be in doubt on Trump’s real evaluation of the country. Trump, who is […]

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Brewing A Storm in UK’s NHS Cup, by Morak Babajide-Alabi

Brewing A Storm in UK’s NHS Cup

Morak Babajide-Alabi Last week Storm Eleanor came calling in the United Kingdom. And she caused a bit of destruction moving at a frenetic speed of up to 100 miles per hour in some areas. The damages she left in her trail are still evident in some quarters. The country was lucky though, as it was […]

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