Apple slams EU as epic court battle over tax bill begins
Apple went on the offensive against Brussels in an EU court on Tuesday, fighting the European Commission's landmark order that the iPhone-maker reimburse Ireland 13 billion euros ($14 billion) in back taxes.
EU moves to give goods from Nigeria, others visibility
The European Union (EU) has granted one billion Euros to standardise goods and services from Nigeria and other West African nations for their competitiveness in Europe and the Americas.
Underfire PM calls up Hulk, claims 'huge' Brexit progress
Prime Minister Boris Johnson insisted Sunday that "huge" progress was being made in Brexit talks and declared Britain would break out of the European Union just like the comic book hero Hulk.
‘We are committed to taking 100 million Nigerians out of poverty’
Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Prince Clem Ikanade Agba, has assured the European Union (EU) of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government’s commitment to the agenda of taking 100 million Nigerians out of poverty in the next ten years.
Prime Minister Johnson faces parliament showdown over fate of Brexit
The fate of Brexit hung in the balance on Tuesday as parliament prepared for an explosive showdown with Prime Minister Boris Johnson that could end in a snap election.
Nigeria, EU enter N20b pact to develop North-East
Nigeria and the European Union (EU) yesterday signed a €50 million (N19.65 billion) memorandum of understanding (MoU) to support the development of the insurgency-ravaged North-East geo-political region.
EU signs €50 million MOU with Nigeria
The European Union Thursday signed €50 million Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Nigeria to assist most vulnerable communities in northeast Nigeria. EU Commissioner for International Development, Neven Mimica and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama signed the MOU in the presence of President Muhammadu Buhari who is in Japan to take part in the Seventh Tokyo…
More than 1 million sign petition against British parliament suspension
Prime Minister Boris Johnson's suspension of parliament just weeks before Britain's EU departure date faced legal challenges on Thursday following a furious outcry from pro-Europeans and MPs opposed to a no-deal Brexit.
EU says Britain must pay Brexit divorce bill even if no deal
Britain must pay its Brexit divorce bill even if it crashes out of the bloc without a deal, the EU said Monday, warning that future ties would be threatened if London failed to honour its commitments.