Chad could be removed from the U.S. travel ban list

“A free and independent media is essential to safeguarding democracy and giving all Kenyans confidence in their government,” he said  CAPITAL FM

“A free and independent media is essential to safeguarding democracy and giving all Kenyans confidence in their government,” he said CAPITAL FM

Receiving the US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, at State House, Abuja on Monday, Buhari added that Nigeria was working in concert with worldwide organizations and negotiators, to ensure that the girls were released unharmed by their captors.

Tillerson's first official Africa visit includes Ethiopia, Djibouti, Kenya, Chad and Nigeria.

His meeting with the president was announced by Buhari's Personal Assistant on New Media, Bashir Ahmad on Twitter.

"When he arrives, Tillerson will become the highest ranking official in the Trump administration to visit Nigeria".

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Mr. Tillerson said the US government does not seek to stop funds flowing into countries that need investments but to encourage countries borrowing to be cautious. Nigeria is Africa's biggest oil producer whose security forces are battling Boko Haram Islamist militants in the northeast.

Chad past year was stunned to find itself on one of six mainly-Muslim countries whose countries are affected by President Donald Trump's travel ban.

A report on Chad's progress was being prepared in Washington and would be reviewed by President Trump next month, Tillerson said."We have to wait for the final report", he added.

The United States has yet to hear back from North Korea about its proposal for a summit, which President Donald Trump accepted last week, Washington's top diplomat said Monday. And in the months since, the US has repeatedly praised Chad's efforts to improve its compliance with USA requirements.

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The various versions of Trump's travel ban have faced opposition in US courts.

Nonetheless, the trip hasn't been easy for Tillerson.

Tillerson, while in East Africa, cancelled scheduled events on Saturday on the grounds of ill-health.

"The Secretary is feeling better and will resume his normal schedule tomorrow (Sunday)", Undersecretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Steve Goldstein told the pool reporters traveling with the secretary.

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