Samsung Electronics CEO Resigns

The chief executive of Samsung Electronics resigned Friday, saying the South Korean tech giant was facing an “unprecedented crisis ” , even as it flagged record third -quarter profits . Kwon Oh -Hyun’ s resignation comes as the company struggles to overcome a bribery scandal that sent Lee Jae- Yong , its de- facto head…

Chad withdraws troops from fight against Boko Haram

Chad has withdrawn hundreds of troops from neighbouring Niger, where they were helping local forces fight Boko Haram Islamist militants, humanitarian sources and officials said. The pull-out over the past two weeks could weaken a region-wide struggle against the militants who have killed tens of thousands of people, forced many more to flee and triggered…

Nigeria pledges commitment to eradicate poverty

Nigeria has pledged its commitment to eradicate poverty through various policies of the Federal Government to transform the nation’s economy , particularly agriculture. Mr Arnold Jackson, Assistant Director, Nigerian Export Promotion Council ( NEPC ), stated this while delivering Nigeria’s statement on ‘Eradication of Poverty’ during the general debate at the 72nd Session of the…