U.S. embassy suspends Abuja services for ‘reasons beyond control’
The United States Embassy has temporarily suspended consular services at its Abuja office.A statement by its public affairs section said: “Due to reasons beyond our control, we are temporarily unable to provide regular services for visa and American citizen services in Abuja but other offices within the embassy remain open.”
U.S. Embassy to collaborate with NCC on copyright administration
Mr. Afam Ezekude, director general of the Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC), has called for greater collaboration in areas of capacity building for the enforcement and prosecution of Intellectual Property (IP) crimes in the country. The DG, NCC, stated this during an interactive meeting with the Economic Counselor of the United States Embassy in Nigeria, Susan…
Mike Pence says U.S. embassy to open in Jerusalem next year
The American embassy will be moved from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem by the end of next year, United States (U.S.) Vice President Mike Pence told Israeli parliamentarians to enthusiastic applause. Greeted by a standing ovation yesterday inside the Knesset, Pence’s speech was in its introductory phase when a scuffle broke out as Palestinian lawmakers from the…
U.S. donates $8.1m insecticide-treated mosquito nets to Sokoto
The U.S. Government said on Friday that it had donated 2.9 million insecticide-treated bed nets worth 8.1 million Dollars for distribution in Sokoto State.