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A Berlin court on Thursday ruled that the German government had failed to put forward sufficiently effective measures to meet its own climate goals in the transport and building sectors. A day before Chancellor Olaf Scholz was due to travel to the COP28 UN climate summit in Dubai, the judges said in their ruling that…
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German Chancellor Olaf Scholz on Tuesday staunchly defended his government's record on spending after a bombshell court ruling on crucial debt rules sparked a budget crisis. Here is a look at the crisis rocking Europe's biggest economy and threatening a collapse of the fractious ruling coalition: - What are the debt rules? - When Angela…
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu is seeking German investment in Nigeria’s energy industry especially in natural gas and hydrogen production. Tinubu on Monday had a series of insightful conversations with the German Chancellor Olaf Scholz at the G20 Compact with African Economic Conference in Berlin. The President also met with German Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier even…
President Bola Tinubu, in Berlin, Germany, yesterday, told international investors that beyond Nigeria’s natural resources, the citizens, who are highly educated, skilled and naturally industrious...
A few weeks ago, Nigeria’s national grid collapsed. It wasn’t the first time that the entire country would be thrust in darkness. In fact, when President Bola Tinubu played host to the German Chancellor, Olaf Scholz, in Abuja recently...
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, said Nigeria has a lot of lessons to learn from Germany’s industrialisation trajectory as the nation seeks to reverse its infrastructural deficit, build capacity across various production value-chains and develop the economy.
The Nigerian and German governments are making moves to promote exchange through bilateral labour migration agreement, with a view to discouraging illegal migration.
The visiting German Chancellor, Olaf Scholz, has announced the latest financial and technical cooperation commitment of €80.75 million to boost to support ongoing programmes and projects under the ECOWAS-German Cooperation for the period 2023-2024.
German Chancellor, Olaf Scholz, who is on a working visit to Nigeria, on Sunday, expressed displeasure over mineral extraction from the country but end up abroad without the proceeds trickling down to benefit the citizens. Scholz, while having a roundtable business meeting with President Bola Tinubu at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, also underscored the importance…
German Chancellor Olaf Scholz on Thursday slammed Russian President Vladimir Putin for lamenting the fate of civilians in the Israel-Hamas conflict while his army wages war in Ukraine.
German Chancellor Olaf Scholz will travel to Israel on Tuesday to show solidarity in the wake of the deadly attack by Hamas militants on October 7, German media reported Monday.
German Chancellor Olaf Scholz will host France's President Emmanuel Macron Monday for talks in Hamburg, a visit overshadowed by the conflict between Palestinian militants and Israel.