INEC uncovers alleged new vote-buying plans
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has uncovered new plans by some politicians to buy votes through food vendors around polling units in the forthcoming general elections. Food vendors are employees under the Home Grown School Feeding arm of the Social Intervention Programme of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) Federal…
Calls on European Union to curb human trafficking syndicates in Europe
The Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Ewuare II, Oba of Benin has called on the European Union (EU) to put measures in place...
111 Nigerian migrants in Libya arrive Nigeria Thursday
Amb. Ketil Karlsen, the Head of European Union (EU) Delegation to Nigeria and ECOWAS, says 111 Nigerian migrants trapped in Libya are expected to return home on Thursday.
EU prepares Nigerian women for 2019 polls
Nigerian women possess leadership traits needed to drive the nation into prosperity. But to harness these, they must be given the opportunity, according to the Head of the European Union (EU) Delegation to Nigeria and ECOWAS, Ambassador Ketil Karlsen.
Karlsen: Nigeria proved the world wrong over break-up in 2015
I must say I have been overwhelmed by the quality and capacity of Nigerians that I have met in government offices, and my visits around the country, especially within the EU, where we have most Nigerians working.
Without inclusive growth and opportunities, separatist agitations will continue
The European Union has expressed concerns about growing separatist agitations in the country, saying the body was interested in finding a peaceful avenue for a sustainable solution, so that the country can remain united.