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.
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.
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.
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.
UK may lack ships to police waters after Brexit
Britain could struggle to stop European Union fishing boats illegally entering its waters after a no-deal Brexit due to a lack of enforcement vessels, according to a leaked government email.
EU counsels ECOWAS on dangers of delayed electoral reforms
Head of the European Union (EU) Delegation to Nigeria and Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Ketil Karlsen, has alerted the sub-region to the dangers of postponing political reforms.
EU launches E20m education support project in Borno
The European Union (EU) has launched E20 million euros (N8 billion) education support projects in six insurgency affected local government areas in Borno. The three-year support projects; will expand and deepen the extensive EU humanitarian and development assistance to about 7.1 million victims of violence in the North east. Head of EU in Nigeria, Mr.…
Nigeria will remain uncompetitive relying on fossil fuel for power generation
The European Union (EU) has stated that Nigerian businesses will remain uncompetitive relying on fossil fuels for power generation. The Ambassador, EU to Nigeria, Ketil Karlsen, said apart from making Nigerian businesses uncompetitive...
EU earmarks €26m for IDPs in Yobe
The European Union (EU) has earmarked about €26 million to directly support over 52,000 internally displaced households in Yobe State.
Trump urges Britain to go for no-deal Brexit
Britain should go for a no-deal Brexit with the EU and refuse to pay the agreed £39 billion (45 billion euros, $50 billion) divorce bill, US President Donald Trump told The Sunday Times newspaper on the eve of a visit to London. The comments by America's outspoken leader came after he told The Sun newspaper…