Category: EU

COVID-19: President Buhari Lauds EU Donation of N21b

AMT Tanimu- April 14, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja commended the European Union for donating the sum of N21 billion (50 million Euros) to support Nigeria’s efforts at ... Read More

U.S. Reiterates Support For Peaceful Polls in Nigeria

Suleiman Idris- February 14, 2019

The U.S. Embassy has reiterated its support for peaceful polls in Nigeria as the general elections begin on Saturday. The U.S. Consul General in Nigeria, ... Read More

Nigeria, Ghana enter EU blacklist for money laundering

admin- February 14, 2019

Nigeria, Ghana, Saudi Arabia and Panama were named in a proposed European Union blacklist of nations seen as posing a threat because of lax controls ... Read More

Osinbajo urges Africa, Europe embrace digital economy

admin- December 18, 2018

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has called Africa and Europe to work together to advance and harvest the economic benefits of digital economy. Such collaboration, he ... Read More

Theresa May seeks business support for Brexit deal

admin- November 19, 2018

(Reuters/NAN) British Prime Minister, Theresa May, is now seeking to win support from business leaders for her contentious draft European Union divorce deal (Brexit). The ... Read More

Chamisa spoils Mnangagwa’s inauguration, with legal challenge

admin- August 11, 2018

Nelson Chamisa: MDC files case in Constitutional court to challenge Mnangagwa’s victory Zimbabwe’s MDC opposition leader, Nelson Chamisa has lodged a last minute court challenge ... Read More

EU to hit back if US imposes tariffs on car imports

admin- July 19, 2018

EU on U.S Tarrlif on imported cars. The European Union says it is already preparing measures to retaliate against the U.S. if President Donald Trump ... Read More

How Boko Haram ruined Cameroon-Nigeria Mixed Commission

admin- July 19, 2018

UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres By Prudence Arobani The demarcation of the Cameroon-Nigeria border and the pillar construction continued to face challenges due to insecurity in ... Read More

Trump in war of words with NATO allies

admin- July 11, 2018

President Donald Trump told NATO allies to “reimburse” the United States for defence costs as he landed for the alliance’s most difficult summit in years ... Read More

May appoints Jeremy Hunt as new foreign minister

admin- July 10, 2018

British Prime Minister Theresa May appointed Jeremy Hunt as foreign minister on Monday after predecessor Boris Johnson resigned in protest at the government’s plans for ... Read More

US to reduce troops in Africa

admin- June 5, 2018

The United States is considering to reduce by half its counter-terrorism troops based in Africa over the next three years. This followed a consideration for ... Read More

Prof. Ibrahim Gambari gets new UN’s job

admin- May 30, 2018

The United Nations has appointed Prof. Ibrahim Gambari as a member of independent eminent experts on the implementation of the Durban Declaration and Promotion Action. ... Read More

Nigerian female peacekeeper, others get UN’s medals

admin- May 30, 2018

Peacekeeper: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres decorates Amodu Cdr. Olufunmilayo Amodu, serving with the UN Stabilisation Mission in Mali (MINUSMA), has been decorated with medal for ... Read More

Nigeria’s anti-corruption excites UN

admin- May 24, 2018

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has commended Nigeria’s leading role in the fight against corruption in Africa. Guterres, made the commendation in his remarks at High-level ... Read More

Boko Haram insurgency affects 14m people

admin- May 23, 2018

Prof. Tijani Bande, Nigeria’s Permanent Representative at the UN No fewer than 14.8 million people were affected by the Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria with ... Read More

Israel massacres 55 Palestinians for US Jerusalem embassy

admin- May 15, 2018

Ivanka Trump leads US officials at the opening of their Jerusalem embassy, amid bloody protests by Palestinians Israeli forces killed 55 Palestinians on the Gaza ... Read More

19 of 35 Nigerian lawmakers absent as ECOWAS Parliament opens

admin- May 10, 2018

Members of ECOWAS Parliament seated with some empty seats mostly belonging to absent Nigerian MPs Nineteen out of the 35 Nigerian representatives were on Thursday, ... Read More

UN wants people, security linkage to defeat insurgency

admin- May 10, 2018

The UN Resident Coordinator in Nigeria Edward Kallon on Wednesday advocated for a strong link between the security and people to find lasting solution to ... Read More

U.S. embassy makes final preparation for Jerusalem move

admin- May 7, 2018

U.S. Embassy road signs went up in Jerusalem on Monday ahead of next week’s opening of the mission in accordance with President Donald Trump’s recognition ... Read More

EU unveils trade activities with Nigeria

admin- May 3, 2018

European Union EU The trade volume between Nigeria and European Union (EU) reached 25.3 billion euros in 2017, Head of EU delegation to Nigeria and ... Read More