Tag: British

UK unemployment hits four-year high on virus fallout

Abdul Jimoh- December 15, 2020

Britain’s unemployment rate has struck the highest level in four years after the coronavirus pandemic wiped out a record amount of jobs, official data showed ... Read More

Queen Elizabeth II calls for family crisis meeting over Harry, Meghan

Abdul Jimoh- January 13, 2020

Meghan Markle, officially known as the Duchess of Sussex, will reportedly attend a crisis family meeting by phone on Monday to talk strategy in repairing ... Read More

Britain’s Plan to Raise Minimum Wage Endorsed by Review

Henry Solomon- November 4, 2019

Britain’s plan to raise the minimum wage to two-thirds of median earnings, taking it to 10.50 pounds (13.58 dollars) an hour, was endorsed by an ... Read More

Ruiz Ends The Undefeated Status of Anthony Joshua As Heavyweight Champion

Henry Solomon- June 2, 2019

Andy Ruiz Jr. stopped British title-holder Anthony Joshua in the seventh round of their fight in New York on Saturday to become the first Mexican-American ... Read More

Rapper, Cadet Dies in Auto-Crash

Henry Solomon- February 9, 2019

British rapper, Cadet, has died in a car accident on his way to a performance in the early hours of Saturday. The 28-year-old, whose real ... Read More

What President Buhari Discussed with British Prime Minister Theresa May

AMT Tanimu- April 16, 2018

Femi Adesina, London: The three-pronged focus of the current administration resonated through the conversation, as President Muhammadu Buhari held a bilateral meeting with British Prime ... Read More

Sade Releases ‘Flower of the Universe’ 8 Years After

AMT Tanimu- March 10, 2018

Sade has released her first new music in eight years, with the song Flower of the Universe, taken from the soundtrack to A Wrinkle in ... Read More

EPL: Conte Under Pressure as Watford Stun Chelsea Late in The Game

Henry Solomon- February 6, 2018

Watford scored three late goals on Monday to win 4-1 in Javi Gracia’s first home game in charge and increase the pressure on Chelsea counterpart ... Read More

Spice Girls Re-Union: Seen As a Musical Comeback in Six Years

Henry Solomon- February 2, 2018

Famous British all girls musical group, Spice Girls are set for their re-union since after the 2012 Olympics performance. "Victoria Beckham confirmed the long-awaited £50m ... Read More

UK Trained 22,000 Nigerian Troops In 2016 – British Envoy

Henry Solomon- October 31, 2017

  The British Government said its army trained no fewer than 22,000 Nigerian army personnel in 2016. Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon, UK Minister of State ... Read More

Authorities Say Citizens Of 24 Countries Among Dead, Injured In Barcelona Attack

Abdul Jimoh- August 18, 2017

Citizens from at least 24 countries have been injured or killed in the van attack in the Las Ramblas area of Barcelona and the coastal ... Read More

7 British-Nigerians That Won Seats At The UK Parliement

AMT Tanimu- June 10, 2017

UK Prime Minister Theresa May called for an election earlier this week in which the results turns out to be poor for the PM's Party. ... Read More

Third London Attacker Was Moroccan-Italian: Italy Investigative Source

Abdul Jimoh- June 6, 2017

Third London Attacker Was Moroccan-Italian: Italy Investigative Source The third Islamist militant who carried out an attack on Saturday in London that killed seven people ... Read More

The British Chartered Institute For IT Confers NITDA DG With Prestigious Fellowship

AMT Tanimu- March 27, 2017

Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami) FBCS, Director General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has been conferred with the Fellowship of British Computer Society (BCS) ... Read More

Okorocha Laments: “One Of The Greatest Danger Of Colonisation Is The Removal Of Our Culture”

Henry Solomon- March 2, 2017

Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo on Thursday in Abuja expressed concerns over the effects of western culture on the society. Okorocha who was the guest ... 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

Palmer, ‘the King’ of golf dies

Abdul Jimoh- September 26, 2016

dpa/NAN, Abuja; Legendary US golfer Arnold Palmer died on Sunday in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, aged 87, the US Golf Association confirmed. Palmer died at the UPMC ... 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

FA Cup Final: Wayne Rooney Hoping To Make It Third Time Lucky

admin- May 20, 2016

The 2016 Emirates FA Cup Final between Crystal Palace and Manchester United will kick off at 5.30pm on Saturday 21 May at Wembley Stadium connected ... Read More

New Date Fixed #BPL Last Match Abandoned Due To Security Threat

admin- May 17, 2016

This fixture was arranged to be played at Old Trafford on Sunday 15 May 2016 at 15:00. Due to the original match being abandoned after ... Read More