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17 Nov
*As US, EU, others seek policy consensus in closing gender gaps British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Catriona Laing, has said that the United, (UK), Kingdom government has launched a $100 million, (about four hundred billion naira), the program through the first bank of Nigeria as direct funding specifically to women-owned enterprises in Nigeria. She made…
16 Sep
The British High Commission on Friday announced that its offices in Abuja, Lagos and across Nigeria will be closed on Monday, September 19.
13 Sep
*Assures of sustained partnership, commonwealth unity British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Catriona Laing has described the late Queen Elizabeth II, the sovereign of the United Kingdom, (UK) and Chairman of the Commonwealth as “the best diplomat the United Kingdom ever had who promoted global peace.” The high commissioner made this known while briefing the media…
21 Jun 2022
The British High Commission, yesterday, expressed concern over reports of vote buying during Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti State.
3 Jun 2022
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC), yesterday, assured the nation’s contingent to the fast-approaching Commonwealth Games in Birmingham of hitch-free visa process
11 Apr 2022
The need to empower Nigerian women with the skills set required for leadership positions within the business ecosystem across the country was the focal point of the speakers
6 Dec 2021
The British High Commission, yesterday, said it would “pause making decisions” on visitor visa applications from all red list countries, which includes Nigeria.
24 Oct 2021
The British High Commission in Nairobi on Sunday said it was "fully cooperating" with a police investigation into the 2012 murder of a Kenyan woman last seen with a British soldier.
27 Jul 2021
The United Kingdom (UK) government has revealed that in the past 10 years, the country’s bilateral support has improved education systems for 11 Nigerian state governments
14 Apr 2020
The British High Commission in Nigeria Tuesday said it will commence the airlifting of that Britons in Nigeria, who wish to return to the UK amid the coronavirus pandemic will on April 18. Flights are expected to depart Lagos and Abuja, two cities that currently under lockdown. “Our first flights are expected to leave both…
10 Dec 2019
Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau, on Tuesday, expressed delight at the Second Corruption Survey Report released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) which placed the state as the second least corrupt state in Nigeria.
17 Sep 2019
Nigerians of Igbo extraction yesterday took the case of marginalisation and exclusion allegedly orchestrated against them by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to the United Nations (UN)


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Alhaji Faisal Abdulmunaf is the Managing Director, Azman Air. In this interview with MURTALA ADEWALE, he spoke on the airline’s debut experience in airlifting pilgrims for the 2022 Hajj and its preparation for 2023 Umrah and Hajj. Azman made her debut during the 2022 Hajj operations. How was the experience being one of the few…
13 mins ago
Chairman, Senate committee on Foreign Affairs, Senator Abubakar Adamu Bulkachuwa has assured Nigerians of a hitch-free exercise in the 2023 pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia.
17 mins ago
Like a hold-up, this could be the end of the journey. You should never mistake a hold-up for blocked point.
17 mins ago
Bishop of the Diocese of Amichi, Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Rt. Reverend Ephraim Ikeakor has condemned the level of insecurity in the country and called on the Federal Government to establish regional and state police as a means of tackling criminal activities frontally.
18 mins ago
On Friday, January 27, curtains fell on the Senior Clergy Advanced Management Course Retreat held at the Ibru International Ecumenical Centre, Agbarha-Otor, Delta State.