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Tillerson and Trump’s rocky road to ‘Rexit’

US President Donald Trump Tuesday announced he was firing Rex Tillerson, capping months of speculation the secretary of state was on the verge of being pushed out. Here is a roundup of the numerous points of friction between the pair during Tillerson’s 14-month tenure — on everything from North Korea …

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Buhari receives US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday afternoon received in audience the U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at the presidential Villa, Abuja. Others at the meeting were, Col. John Walker, US Ambassador to Nigeria H.E. Mr W. Stuart Symington, Chief of Staff to US Secretary of State Margaret Peterlin, Foreign Affairs Minister …

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Trump, Kim to hold historic meeting in May

President Donald Trump has agreed to a historic first meeting with Kim Jong Un in a stunning development in America’s high-stakes nuclear standoff with North Korea. Standing in front of the White House, South Korean National Security Advisor Chung Eui-yong announced the first ever meeting between a US president and …

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Nigeria’s 2019 general election our major priority – U.S.

The U.S. says Nigeria’s 2019 general election and a peaceful transition, remained its major priority in view of the country’s strategic position in the region. The U.S. Department of State said during a background briefing on the first trip of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to Africa, monitored by the …

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Tillerson to meet Buhari in Abuja next week

The U.S. Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, would visit Nigeria and four other African countries from March 6 to 13, the U.S. Department of State has said. The spokesperson for the Department, Heather Nauert, said Mr. Tillerson would also travel to Addis Ababa, Djibouti, Nairobi and N’Djamena. During his visit …

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