Nigeria's first ever USA Trade Fair Conference and Exhibition took place in Lagos from May 21 to 23. Featuring exhibitions, company promotions, diplomatic events, and targeted one-on-one business meetings, the event provided U.S. companies with unique opportunities to engage Nigeria's most qualified buyers and partners. Here’s what you missed.
In the USA, anger and frustration over the lack of progress in passing tighter gun control laws is coming to a head. More than half a million protesters are expected to descend on Washington DC to demand change after the recent Florida shooting.
United States swimming stars Natalie Coughlin and Missy Franklin on Monday shrugged off the possible threat posed by the Zika virus to athletes at August's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro as team officials outlined precautions to protect competitors. The pair were joined by other Team USA members including Ryan Lochte, Simone Manuel and Nathan Adrian at a press conference ahead of the 2016 games.