Mauritius, Libya Lead Nigeria As World’s Happiest Countries

Tayo Olanipekun Nigeria has been ranked as the third happiest country in Africa and 85th in the world, behind Mauritius and Libya, the latest U.N. Happiness Report 2019 has revealed. In the report released on Wednesday, Finland topped as the world’s happiest country, scoring 7,769 points and was followed by fellow Scandinavians, Denmark and Norway […]

U.S.Says U.N.Ignores How Corruption Fuels Violence,Instability

Tayo Olanipekun President of the United Nations Security Council, Ambassador Nikki Haley, has said the U.N. is too silent on the role corruption plays in fueling violence, instability and criminal activities in countries. Haley, who is the U.S. Permanent Representative to the UN, said this yesterday when he chaired a Security Council meeting on corruption,emphasizing […]

ADB President, Adesina Mourns Kofi Anan

Dayo Emmmanuel President of the African Development Bank(ADB), Akinwumi Adesina, has paid tributes to the former Secretary General of the United Nations Organisation, Dr. Kofi Anan, who passed on today. In a release made available to National Wire Saturday, Adesina mourned the late diplomat who he reffered to as his mentor. “It is with much […]