Category: Diplomacy

Gombe State first Lady congratulates the first female Nigerian ambassador in the state…

Suleiman Idris- January 21, 2021

Charged her to rededicate herself in building a good image of her country The wife of Gombe State Governor , hajiya Asma'u Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya ... Read More

Federal Government Approves Ambassadorial Posting

Suleiman Idris- January 12, 2021

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes to inform that His Excellency President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the posting of Ambassador-Designates to Nigerian Missions abroad. The ... Read More

NiDCOM chair demands justice for Nigerian killed in Ireland

Abdul Jimoh- December 31, 2020

Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman /CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM) has demanded justice for Mr George Nkencho, a 27-year-old Nigerian killed in Ireland. Dabiri-Erewa in ... Read More

Buhari calls for ECOWAS commitment as AfCFTA begins Jan. 2021

Abdul Jimoh- December 6, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has called for the commitments of member states of the Economic Community of West Africa State (ECOWAS) as the African Continental Free ... Read More

Let’s Be Honest, There’s Racism in The UN – Guterres

Henry Solomon- November 20, 2020

UN Secretary-General António Guterres has decried the existence of racism in the organisation. He indicated that the situation was ironic and worrisome, considering the fact ... Read More

EU Delegation Visits Minister of Communications & Digital Economy, Pantami, Share Insight on 5G

Henry Solomon- November 5, 2020

As part of strategic dialogue with close partners, a delegation from the European Union to Nigeria and Ecowas, led by the Ambassador, Mr Ketil Karlsen ... Read More

Nigerian traders in Ghana decry closure of their shops by Ghanaian authorities

inno.korie- August 15, 2020

Mr Chukwuemeka Nnaji, President of Nigerian Traders Union in Ghana, on Saturday decried Ghanaian authorities’ closure of shops owned by Nigerians doing business in the ... Read More

Evacuation: 327 Nigerians depart London for Abuja

inno.korie- August 9, 2020

A total of 327 stranded Nigerians successfully evacuated by the Federal Government have departed Gatwick Airport, London, and are expected to arrive at the Nnamdi ... Read More

Journalists Forum uncovers Nigerians in critical situation in Saudi Arabia

inno.korie- August 9, 2020

Journalists International Forum For Migration (JIFORM) has uncovered a set of Nigerians in hundreds battling with critical situation in Saudi Arabia.    JIFORM President, Mr Ajibola Abayomi, ... Read More

COVID-19 Response: FG Receives 2nd Batch Medical Supplies of UN Basket Fund

Henry Solomon- July 31, 2020

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has joined other stakeholders to receive 2nd Batch Medical Supplies purchased with UN Basket Fund for COVID-19 Response ... Read More

NIDCOM Chairman congratulates Agunbiade’s exemplary conduct in U.S. Navy

Abdul Jimoh- July 27, 2020

The Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa, on Monday applauded a Nigerian, Lt., Victor Agunbiade of the U.S. Navy for being a good ... Read More

Race for WTO top job: Okonjo-Iweala thanks Buhari, ECOWAS, others for support

Abdul Jimoh- July 16, 2020

Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala on Thursday expressed gratitude to President Muhammadu Buhari and members of the House of Representatives for supporting her candidacy for the position ... Read More

Statement by the Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah

Tanimu- June 22, 2020

In light that the Coronavirus (COVID-19) has spread to more than 180 countries around the world, and that deaths related to COVID-19 have reached almost ... Read More

Condolence Message on the Death of Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi

Tanimu- June 9, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari’s statement on the death of President Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi: “It is with profound grief and sadness that we received the news ... Read More

3 Nigerians, 80 Others get UN Posthumous Peacekeeping Award

Henry Solomon- May 29, 2020

United Nations, May 29, 2020 (NAN) The United Nations on Friday honoured three Nigerians and 80 other military, police and civilian peacekeepers, who lost their ... Read More

Group backs senate’s call for suspension of electricity tariffs increment

inno.korie- May 25, 2020

A group, the Energy Consumer Rights and Responsibilities Initiative (ECRRI) on Monday backed Senate’s call for suspension of increment in electricity tariffs by electricity Distribution ... Read More

European Union Calls for Independent Investigation into COVID-19 Origin

Tanimu- May 15, 2020

European Union (EU) foreign policy chief Josep Borrell has called for an independent scientific investigation into the origins of the novel coronavirus. In a guest column ... Read More

Reps move to scrutinize China/Nigeria loans

inno.korie- May 13, 2020

The House of Representatives has resolved to set up an investigation committee to look into all extant China/Nigeria loan agreements since 2000 with a view ... Read More

Negotiators Vow to Implement Phase one in U.S.-China Trade Deal

Tanimu- May 8, 2020

Top U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators on Friday committed to implementing “phase one” of their countries’ trade deal during their first call since the start ... Read More

Statement on the Return of Abacha Stolen Millions from the United States and Jersey

Tanimu- May 5, 2020

On Monday, May 4, 2020, some $311 million US Dollars - stolen from the citizens of Nigeria during the Abacha regime - were safely returned ... Read More