Friday, 8th December 2023

Nicola Sturgeon

24 Jun
Scotland's governing Scottish National Party (SNP) is holding a conference this weekend to reignite its faltering quest for independence
5 Apr
Peter Murrell, the husband of Scotland's former first minister Nicola Sturgeon, was arrested Wednesday as part of a police investigation into the finances of their Scottish National Party (SNP), UK media reported.
28 Mar
Scotland's parliament is set to confirm Humza Yousaf as the new first minister on Tuesday after he narrowly won the contest to succeed Nicola Sturgeon as Scottish National Party (SNP) leader.
27 Mar
A new Scottish first minister will be named on Monday, with the leader facing the daunting task of reviving a faltering independence movement after Nicola Sturgeon's surprise resignation.
15 Feb
Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announced her resignation Wednesday after more than eight years leading its devolved government, in a shock move jolting UK politics on both sides of the border.
13 Jan
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak unveiled plans Friday to create two "green" free ports to attract post-Brexit business and jobs to Scotland...
23 Dec 2022
Prime Minister Rishi Sunak said Friday it is "completely reasonable" for the UK government to review a newly-passed gender recognition law in Scotland, setting it on a potential collision course with Edinburgh


BAOBAB for Women’s Human Rights, a Civil Society Organisation dedicated to the promotion and protection of women and girls, has said that about 96 per cent of women, who ran for various positions in the 2023 General Elections, were defeated by their male opponents.
4 mins ago
Social services development firm, First Metro Infrastructure Limited (FMIL), has restated its commitment to empowering female athletes and supporting sporting activities involving women.
5 mins ago
Former Super Falcons coach, Godwin Izilien, has urged the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to look beyond the country’s recent defeat of Cape Verde to qualify for the Morocco 2024 African Women’s Cup of Nations...
5 mins ago
Olympic champion, Russia’s Albert Batyrgaziev, will face three-time world champion, Cuba’s Lazaro Alvarez, at the IBA title fights’ Champions’ Night in Dubai tomorrow. The event presents the best athletes facing each other in pro-style boxing format.
6 mins ago
The operational activities of the troops within the week have resulted in the killing of 80 terrorists, while 304 of them were arrested even as military high command remained sober of killing of innocent civilians in Kaduna.
8 mins ago
The Medical and Dental Association of Nigeria (MDCAN), Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital (EKSUTH) chapter, has called on the state governor, Abiodun Oyebanji, to declare the hospital as an institution in an emergency crisis.
8 mins ago
Kogi State Government and Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) working to end Gender-Based Violence (GBV) and other human rights abuses have expressed worry over rising cases GBV and other human violations abuse in the state.
8 mins ago
Naval Dockyard Limited, yesterday, flagged off its free Medical Rhapsody outreach at the Naval Dockyard, Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island, Lagos.
9 mins ago
The Chief Executive Officer of Arrowshot Care Solutions (ACS), Dapo Olugbodi, has stressed the need for Nigerians, especially those in diaspora, to provide adequate care to their aged parents and relatives in the country.
20 mins ago
We are yet to respond to his letter, says party Minister of Power, Adebayo Adelabu, is set to officially return to the Oyo State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday, December 15, 2023 in a ceremony scheduled to hold at the party's secretariat in Oke-Ado, Ibadan, Oyo State. Adelabu, in a letter dated…