Thursday, 29th September 2022
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European Union

8 Jun
The European Union (EU) has partnered with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to organise the second edition of ‘Youth Votes Count’, a free music concert to encourage more youths to register and vote in the 2023 general elections.
14 May
The US and EU led an international outcry Saturday after Israeli police charged the funeral procession in Jerusalem of Palestinian journalist Shireen Abu Akleh and beat pallbearers who almost dropped her coffin.
2 May
European Union and the British Council have trained about 40 Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in Rivers State on compliance requirements on regulatory frameworks with the aim of making them become more efficient in monitoring ills in the society.
1 May
The European Union has demanded a "proper answer" from Chinese authorities over the arrest of a local employee at its Beijing mission who has been held for eight months.
13 Apr
The Federal Government, European Union and the German government, yesterday, in Abuja decried the impact of the capacity gap in leapfrogging Nigeria to an energy-efficient country.
8 Apr
EU Foreign Policy Chief Josep Borrell said the European Union’s diplomatic representation in Kiev will reopen on Friday. Borrell and EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen as well as the head of the EU delegation to Ukraine, Matti Maasikos, are on board the train from Poland. Maasikos is expected to resume his post in the Ukrainian…
6 Apr
Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, has said the state, with the longest coastline in Nigeria, is interested in collaborations that will help it secure its maritime and harness its resources.
18 Mar
The North East Development Commission (NEDC) has taken its consultative meeting on the stabilisation and development master plan to Bauchi State, after the region
15 Mar
In the wake of the current Russian invasion of Ukraine, the European Union (EU) sought to cash in on its multilateral relationships, including with Africa.
8 Mar
Ukraine has stepped up calls for Western allies to supply military jets in the face of the Russian invasion, but quickly providing war planes would be highly unusual and risky. "We are people and it is your humanitarian duty to protect us," Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky said on Sunday, after Russian forces pressed their advance…
6 Mar
The European Union Election Observer Follow-up Mission (EU-EOM) to Nigeria has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to reconsider deploying
28 Feb
The European Union has launched its first regional plan under the global gateway investment scheme, with African states set to receive €150 billion ($170 billion) in funding.


12 mins ago
Three top Nigerian presidential candidates signed a "peace" deal meant to ease tensions during campaigning for the 2023 election, though the ruling party flag-bearer was absent from the ceremony.
17 mins ago
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Command in Katsina, said it collected a revenue of N124.9 million from August to date.
56 mins ago
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, says the Nigerian army is ever ready to stand in harm’s way to accord Nigerians the safety, security and comfort that they deserve.
1 hour ago
President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, says he won’t appeal against the judgement of the Federal High Court, Damaturu, which disqualified him from the Yobe North Senate Seat of the National Assembly in the 2023 poll.
1 hour ago
Christian and Muslim religious leaders under the aegis of the Interfaith Dialogue Forum for Peace (IDPF) have called on political parties and candidates in the forthcoming 2023 general elections to ensure issue-based campaign and dismantle all structures that entrench hatred and electoral violence in the country