Sani laments threat to democracy, urges UN, EU sanctions against electoral offenders
Human rights activist and pro-democracy crusader, Senator Shehu Sani, has urged the United Nations and the European Union (EU) to immediately impose visa sanction and other restrictions against President Muhammadu Buhari and elements under his government for undermining democracy in the country. According to him, if the current trend is allowed to continue it would…
Respect peace accord, EU tasks political parties, candidates
Political parties participating in today’s governorship election in Kogi State have been asked to translate the peace accord into reality, insisting that the legitimacy of any democratically elected leader hinges on a credible election.
MRA hails European Union court’s judgement on ‘Right to be Forgotten’
Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has commended the landmark judgement of the Grand Chamber of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) for resolving the dispute...
EU charges Niger Delta states on social cohesion, community development
The European Union (EU) has urged Niger Delta states to work with civil society organisations to ensure that communities benefit fully from EU-supported initiatives in the region.
Ex-PM Cameron slams Johnson over Brexit
Former British prime minister David Cameron launched a blistering attack on the UK's current leader Boris Johnson in extracts of his memoirs published Sunday, accusing him of only backing Brexit...
Britons set to protest against Johnson's Brexit move
Demonstrations are expected across Britain on Saturday against Prime Minister Boris Johnson's move to suspend parliament in the final weeks before Brexit. The protests come ahead of an intense political week in which Johnson's opponents will seek to block the move in court and legislate against a no-deal departure from the European Union.
Group warns EU governments over IPOB’s alleged plan against Nigerian citizens
The Association of Nigerian Professionals in Europe (ANPE) has cautioned the European Union (EU) member-nations over threats by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) against Nigerians in Europe and other parts of the world.
EU gives scholarship to 40 Nigerians
The European Union (EU) Delegation to Nigeria and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has awarded university scholarship to 40 Nigerian students.