Canadian Elections: Justin Trudeau hangs onto power, fails to achieve majority in parliament

(NNP- Toronto) The Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau holds onto power in an early election designed to achieve a majority in parliament. The Liberal Party leader gamble to achieve majority in parliament did not materialize as his party fell short of the 170-seat mark. With this failed bid for majority, Trudeau would now lead a […]

Empty barrel makes the loudest noise, Nigerian Attorney General, Malami insults Canadian Minister over Kanu’s abduction

Empty Barrel Makes The Loudest Noise, Nigerian Attorney General, Malami Insults Canadian Minister Over Kanu’s Abduction Madu, the Minister of Justice and Solicitor-General of the Government of Alberta, Canada, attacked Malami over the repatriation of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) leader. The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has […]

Canadian police arrest 20 year-old white man for ramming truck into Muslim family, killing four

(NNP) Canadian police in the City of London (Ontario) have arrested a 20-year-old white man, Nathaniel Veltman accused of ramming his Dodge RAM truck into a Muslim family out for an evening stroll. Four members of the family were killed, while a fifth, a nine-year old boy, is hospitalized with serious injuries. Police have categorized […]

2021 Best Countries Index: Canada ranked best country in the world

WASHINGTON: For the first time, Canada takes the top spot overall in the 2021 Best Countries Report, a ranking, and analysis project by US News & World Report; BAV Group, a unit of global marketing communications company VMLY&R; and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. This year, the model that powers this report has evolved […]

National interest concerns prompt Canada to block Chinese acquisition of mining company

(The Political Scientist) National security concerns have prompted Canada to block Chinese mining giant, Shandong Gold Mining Company’s attempt to acquire Canada’s TMAC Resources. The Shandong Gold Mining Company was prepared to acquire the Canadian company for the sum of $230 million. TMAC Resources mainly mines in Nunavut and operates the Hope Bay Mines. In […]

Canada to drag U.S. to World Trade Organization over softwood lumber row

(The Political Scientist) The United States opened a new chapter in the book of trade tensions with Canada, formally complaining that U.S. dairy producers are being unfairly shut out of markets north of the border.  The U.S. is protesting Canadian apportionment of its tariff quotas on items such as milk, powders. Ice cream, cheeses and […]

Former Tanzanian MP granted asylum in Canada

(The Political Scientist) Ex Tanzania MP has been granted asylum in Canada. The ex MP, Godbless Lema, had been taking refuge in Kenya since fleeing his native Tanzania after he was detained and freed on bond. He flew from Kenya to Canada with his family to begin his new life. A statement from his lawyer, […]

Canadian PM, Justin Trudeau, becomes first world leader to speak with Biden, Harris

(NNP) The Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, has become the first world leader to speak with the U.S. President-Elect, Joe Biden and the history-making vice president elect, kamala Harris. Trudeau, after initially tweeting his congratulatory message on Saturday and following it up with an official message, called Biden to personally congratulate him. His call […]

Canadian government braces for possible U.S. election fallout

(NNP) The Canadian government is reportedly preparing for assorted political scenarios that may play out in the United States in the aftermath of the most anticipated elections. The preparation has been ongoing in case there is spillover violence or other political situations that may need its attention. Sources say that the Canadian government will rely […]

Canada scolds Chinese ambassador for offensive comments, opposition leader calls for expulsion if ambassador fails to apologize

(NNP) The frosty relations between Canada and China plunged deeper into icy waters with Canada criticizing the harsh measures in Hong Kong against pro-democracy agitators and the imprisonment of Muslim minorities. Canada also criticized Beijing’s detention of two Canadian men arrested in retaliation for Canada’s arrest of Meng Wanzhou, the CFO of Chinese tech giant […]

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