Tag: European Union

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

European Union and British Council Trains Journalists in Borno

AMT Tanimu- December 6, 2018

Alkasim Abdulkadir, Maiduguri: The Managing Conflict in the Northeast (MCN) programme has conducted a training and capacity building workshop for journalists from print and broadcast ... Read More

Kano Anti-graft Agency Receives Support from EU

Henry Solomon- November 21, 2018

The Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-graft Corruption Commission (PCACC) has received the support of the European Union (EU) in its fight against corruption. Mrs ... Read More

Oil Rises Towards $85 As Asian Shares Slip On Lingering Trade, U.S. Rates Worries

Abdul Jimoh- October 15, 2018

Asian shares slipped on Monday as worries over Sino-U.S. trade disputes, a possible slowdown in the Chinese economy and higher U.S. borrowing costs tempered optimism, ... Read More

Theresa May arrives Nigeria tomorrow

admin- August 28, 2018

File: Buhari and Theresa May at 10 Downing Street in London British Prime Minister Theresa May will arrive Abuja tomorrow as part of a three-nation ... 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

British Queen Approves Brexit Law That Will End Membership Of EU

Abdul Jimoh- June 26, 2018

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth on Tuesday granted royal assent to Prime Minister Theresa May’s flagship Brexit legislation, ending months of debate over the legislation that will ... 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

24 die in Nicaragua protests: Rights group

admin- April 23, 2018

No fewer than 24 people have died in days of clashes between protesters and security forces in Nicaragua, a rights group said Sunday, as looting ... Read More

Only Proper Accountability Will Secure The Future Of Our Youths – President Buhari

Abdul Jimoh- April 5, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja said the insistence on probity, transparency and accountability in the public and private sectors is to secure the future ... Read More

EU Seeks to Bridge Gender Gap in Nigeria Ahead of 2019 Elections

Henry Solomon- March 14, 2018

The Head of the European Union (EU) Delegation to Nigeria and ECOWAS, Mr Ketil Karlsen, said on Wednesday that the union was seeking ways to ... Read More

IOM, EU Evacuate 164 More Nigerians From Libya

Abdul Jimoh- December 8, 2017

Two days after 401 Nigerians voluntarily returned from Libya, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) and the European Union (EU) on Friday facilitated the return ... Read More

Angela Markel Seeks President Buhari’s Support

AMT Tanimu- November 30, 2017

Adamu Sambo, Abidjan: German Chancellor Angela Markel is soliciting the support and cooperation of President Muhammadu Buhari in addressing the migration crisis affecting the European ... Read More

EU Parliament to Create Separate Task Force to Handle Sexual Harassment

Henry Solomon- October 26, 2017

European Parliament on Thursday adopted a resolution requesting the establishment of “a task force of independent experts” following media reports that the chamber is a ... Read More

Saraki Pledges NASS Support To ACP Countries On Cotonou Agreement

Henry Solomon- September 29, 2017

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has pledged the support of the National Assembly to the Cotonou Agreement of the African, Carribean, and ... Read More

Dietician Warns Against Cooking ‘Moin-moin’ In Nylons

Abdul Jimoh- September 12, 2017

A dietician, Mr John Tehinse, has warned people against cooking Moin-moin and other foods in nylons or cellophane bags as it produced dioxins, a toxic ... Read More

Artésunate and 41 Other Anti-Malaria Drugs Banned In Europe Still Selling In Nigerian Stores

AMT Tanimu- July 20, 2017

Former Governor of Abia State and now Senator, Theodore Orji raised a motion on the floor of the senate yesterday on banned Anti-Malaria drugs still ... Read More

Stakeholders Canvasses Press Freedom As World Marks Press Freedom Day

Abdul Jimoh- May 3, 2017

Stakeholders Canvasses Press Freedom As World Marks Press Freedom Day Media stakeholders on Wednesday in Abuja canvassed for unconditional freedom of press as the World ... Read More

Free, Diverse, Independent Media Cornerstones Of Democratic Society: EU

Abdul Jimoh- May 2, 2017

The European Union on Tuesday reiterated that free, diverse and independent media constitutes one of the cornerstones of a democratic society and the free flow ... Read More