The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Richard Montgomery, has said the United Kingdom (UK) is awaiting the appointment of ministers by President Bola Tinubu, before taking steps to strengthen collaboration.
British High Commissioner to Nigeria Richard Montgomery says the UK government’s new policy on the restriction of foreign student visas is aimed at managing the pressure on social services for scholars.
The UK government has pledged its willingness to continue to support Nigeria in its fight against insecurity.
The Vice-President, Kashim Shettima on Wednesday met with the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Richard Montgomery, as Nigeria and Britain strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries. Montgomery after the meeting addressed State House correspondents with the British High Commissioner revealing that his discussion with Shettima was a huge success. He further said that the…
Following the completion of the tenure of former British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Ms. Catriona Laing, UK government Thursday, appointed Dr. Richard Montgomery as the new High Commissioner. He has already presented his credentials to President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House.
The United Kingdom has appointed Richard Montgomery as Nigeria's new British High Commissioner. The UK government, in a statement on Tuesday, stated that Montgomery will replace Catriona Laing as the UK envoy in Nigeria from April 2023. Montgomery is expected to begin his new role in April 2023. According to the UK government, Laing will…