The basic opportunities of freedom
What marks a democratic nation from a dictatorship are the basic opportunities of freedom enjoyed by the individual in the former.
German police smash EU-Nigeria fake marriage syndicate
German police on Tuesday said they have broken up a fake marriage ring that paired Portuguese women with Nigerian men who paid thousands of euros for a chance to gain EU residency.
EU, Nigeria to facilitate trade, investment
Nigerian Government Monday, deliberated with the European Union (EU) delegation on ways to facilitate trade and investment in Nigeria.The agreement was reached at the meeting between the Ambassador and Head of EU delegation to Nigeria and ECOWAS, Michell Arion....
370,000 IDPs, others to benefit from EU €50m projects
Office of the EU Mission in Nigeria said in Abuja that the projects were aimed at strengthening internally displaced persons (IDPs) and other vulnerable groups.
Speed up dialogue for peace in Niger Delta, South-South leaders, EU, others charge FG
Leaders of Nigeria’s South-South region, the European Union (EU) among others, have charged the Federal Government to accelerate its dialogue with Pan Niger Delta Elders Forum (PANDEF) to ensure continued peace in the region.
Nigeria loses over $1 billion annually due to open defecation
As a result of open defecation, findings by the European Union (EU) and United Nations International Children Education Fund (UNICEF) have disclosed the country is losing more than $1billion annually since 2010 while another N445 billion is being lost due to poor sanitation.
European Union to fight crime in Gulf of Guinea with €9.2 million scheme
GOGIN is a tangible outcome of the Code of Conduct on the repression of piracy, armed robbery against ships, and illicit maritime activity in West and Central Africa that was adopted at the June 2013 Summit of Heads of State in Yaoundé, Cameroun, also known as the Yaoundé Process.
EU, Benin monarch seek partnership on job creation
He made this known when the European Union (EU) Ambassador and Head of delegation to Nigeria and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Michael Arrion paid a working visit to the palace.
Brexit, the thriller British film-makers never wanted
"We're heartbroken, really," said British producer Elizabeth Morgan Hemlock, who is currently working with a Paris-based director on a documentary about intelligence agencies.
EU sets June deadline for Poland, Hungary to take migrant share
"I call on Poland and Hungary who have not relocated a single person... to start doing so right now," EU Migration Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos told reporters in Strasbourg, France.
Some important clarifications about the Economic Partnership Agreement and EU trade policy
If Nigeria should sign, and then ratify the EPA, is clearly a matter for the Nigerian government and citizens to decide. However, to take such an important decision, Nigerian stakeholders deserve to be correctly informed first.