Tag: Britain

UK Raises Alarm on Human Traffickers Touting for Business on Facebook

Henry Solomon- August 10, 2018

Facebook is failing to prevent human traffickers from luring in victims through the social network, law enforcement officials in Britain said on Friday. Criminal gangs ... Read More

Surgeon Prepares For Britain’s First Womb Transplant

Abdul Jimoh- June 6, 2018

A surgeon is preparing to select three women to undergo Britain’s first womb transplant later in the year, according to a report. The three women ... Read More

EU Vows To Preserve Iran Deal As Relations With US Enter Crossroads

Abdul Jimoh- May 9, 2018

(L-R) French President Emmanuel Macron, British Prime Minister Theresa May and German Chancellor Angela Merkel The European Union vowed to preserve the Iran nuclear deal ... Read More

Skripal poisoned Russian spy out of ICU

admin- April 7, 2018

Sergei Skripal Former Russian spy Sergei Skripal is no longer in a critical condition and his health is improving rapidly, the hospital treating him in ... Read More

Statistician Predicts 3 Medals For Nigeria At IAAF World Championships

Henry Solomon- July 27, 2017

An athletics statistician, Olalekan Soetan ,says he forsees 3 medals for Nigeria at the IAAF World Championship in London. Olalekan commended the 12 man-list released ... Read More

FG Congratulates Anthony Joshua, Newly-Crowned World Heavyweight Champion

Tanimu- May 2, 2017

Segun Adeyemi, Abuja: The Federal Government has congratulated British professional boxer of Nigerian descent Anthony Oluwafemi Joshua, who recently defeated Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko to become ... Read More

President Buhari Appreciates British Government Support In Degrading Boko Haram

Tanimu- March 24, 2017

Femi Adesina, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed appreciation to the British Government "for the very effective materials and logistical support to Nigeria" in the ... Read More

Commonwealth Trade ministers pledge to harness ‘Commonwealth advantage’ to boost trade

inno.korie- March 10, 2017

Commonwealth trade and investment ministers concluded their two-day meeting in London today with a commitment to make full use of the ‘Commonwealth advantage’ to boost ... Read More

British Pound Falls Below Dollar After 31 Years

Henry Solomon- October 6, 2016

Britain's pound sterling dips below the dollar on Wednesday Britain’s pound has experienced a fall below dollar for the first time since June 1985, the ... Read More

How Nigeria Got Into Trouble ~ President Buhari

Abdul Jimoh- September 23, 2016

Femi Adesina, Abuja; They converged from different parts of the United States of America, top rate professionals all, Nigerians whom Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Senior Special ... Read More

Nigeria and British Council Signs MoU To Revive Dormant Festivals and Traditional games

Tanimu- August 25, 2016

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Wednesday signed an MoU with the Chief Executive of the British Council, Sir Ciaran Devane, ... Read More

Here is Theresa May’s First Speech as Prime Minister in Full

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 13, 2016

"I have just been to Buckingham Palace where Her Majesty the Queen has asked me to form a new Government and I accepted. "In David ... Read More

New EU And NATO Defense Strategy In Doubts Over Brexit

Henry Solomon- June 28, 2016

Britain's exit from the European Union (EU) risks undermining Europe's new defense strategy, days before NATO and EU governments sign a landmark pact to confront ... Read More

Brexit: What It Entails For The Rest Of Europe And Africa

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2016

23rd Of June 2016 will definitely go down in the history of Europe as the day Britain voted out Of the European Union. Well this ... Read More

NOA Kicks Against High Rate Of Deportation

Henry Solomon- June 23, 2016

The National Orientation Agency (NOA) has decried the high rate of human capital flight and deportation of Nigerians from other countries, urging Nigerians to be ... Read More

British Business Bosses Back Cameron On EU Stay, Say Exit Might Be Devastating On Economy

Henry Solomon- February 23, 2016

British Prime Minister David Cameron (Photo: Internet) Bosses heading more than a third of Britain's biggest companies said on Tuesday leaving the European Union would ... Read More

British Scientists Get Approval To Edit Gene In Human Embryos

Henry Solomon- February 1, 2016

Human embryo (Photo: Internet) Scientists in Britain have been given approval to modify human embryos for research purposes, and allow scientists to understand the development ... Read More

President Buhari applauds British support for recovery and repatriation of Nigeria’s stolen funds

Abdul Jimoh- October 6, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja applauded the renewed support from Britain and Switzerland for the recovery and repatriation of public funds stolen from Nigeria. ... Read More