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17 Jun 2016
Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi warned Friday that if Britain opts to leave the European Union it would be forever, less than a week ahead of the UK's membership referendum.
15 Jun 2016
Oil prices tumbled again Wednesday as traders grow concerned about the chances of Britain leaving the European Union while news of a surprise jump in US stockpiles followed a warning of an extended period of global oversupply.
14 Jun 2016
The EU's top diplomat in Turkey has stepped down after a row with Ankara over his criticism of the government's conduct in a landmark migrant deal, his office said on Tuesday.
12 Jun 2016
Cameron is facing a tough fight to keep Britain in the EU in a June 23 referendum. With under two weeks to go, recent opinion polls suggest growing momentum for the "Leave" camp.
10 Jun 2016
Microsoft founder, Bill Gates, has launched a campaign to help extremely poor families in sub-Saharan Africa by giving them chickens.
7 Jun 2016
Prime Minister David Cameron will seek to regain the momentum in his campaign against a Brexit in a prime time appearance on Tuesday, as young people rush to register to vote ahead of a midnight deadline.
7 Jun 2016
Once again, the Federal Government has defended the decision not to release the names of the suspected treasury looters, saying releasing the names of persons from whom government ...
2 Jun 2016
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday urged Britain to stay in the EU, warning three weeks ahead of its referendum that a 'Brexit' vote would leave the United Kingdom with less clout.
2 Jun 2016
European Council President Donald Tusk urged Europeans to abandon dreams of a federal Europe as these will only stoke the rise of anti-EU populists.
31 May 2016
Migrants heading to Europe risk becoming drug mules for unscrupulous traffickers, the EU's migration commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos warned on Tuesday.
30 May 2016
Top EU official Jean-Claude Juncker is set to meet President Vladimir Putin in Russia in June, a spokesman said Monday, while denying any "inconsistency" with an upcoming decision on whether to extend sanctions against Moscow.
30 May 2016
Ankara will abandon a deal with the European Union to reduce migrant flows if its citizens are not granted visa-free travel to most of the bloc, Turkey's foreign minister has warned.


25 mins ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has urged his successor to build on his legacies in the agricultural sector to achieve food security in the country
49 mins ago
The House of Representatives has applauded the partnership between Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Limited and Tantita security service Nigeria Ltd owned by Oweizide Ekpemupolo aimed at ensuring the security of oil facilities in the oil-rich Niger Delta region of the country.
1 hour ago
The medical consultants under the auspices of the Medical and Dental Consultants' Association (MDCAN) have raised the alarm that the migration of the medical workforce from the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital (EKSUTH), is seriously affecting the survival of the tertiary health institution.
1 hour ago
Further to its commitment to the ban on commercial motorcycles within the nation's capital, Abuja, the joint enforcement team of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) crushed 432 seized motorcycles on Thursday.
1 hour ago
The Boko Haram insurgency terrorising the Northeast part of the country is the handiwork of foreigners who penetrated the region in the guise of seeking to acquire Quranic education, Shehu of Borno, Alhaji Abubakar Ibn Umar El-Kanemi, has said.