Category : International

 International donors pool $904 million to tackle humanitarian crisis in Northeast

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As a response to displacement brought about by the conflict with Boko Haram in the northeast of Nigeria, International donors have mobilized $940 million in humanitarian aid to the troubled region, … Read more

U.S. prepares high-seas crackdown on N. Korea sanctions evaders – sources

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Donald Trump, US President The Trump administration and key Asian allies are preparing to expand interceptions of ships suspected of violating sanctions on North Korea, senior U.S. officials said. Officials … Read more

EU nations should seize chance to boost renewable energy:study

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  E U member states should take advantage of falling costs for renewable energy to invest more in the sector and make it account for a third of total energy … Read more

Okonjo-Iweala among 7-man- Commonwealth high-level group

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    Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has been appointed into a High Level Group on Governance of the Commonwealth Secretariat. Prof. Ben Maloney, Communications Officer, Commonwealth … Read more

Lack of flight connectivity hampers regional commerce –Envoy

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The Nigerian High Commissioner to The Gambia, Oluwasegun Ibidapo-Obe, has said the opening up of direct flight between Lagos and Banjul by Air Peace would go a long way in strengthening … Read more

BBC launches Igbo, Yoruba Services

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The BBC  that has operated a Hausa Service for 60 years, will this week launch  Igbo and Yoruba services in Nigeria. The digital-only services go live online and on social … Read more

Ngerian stars on goal haul in England

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Gohr Eagles’ coach Nigerian exports, Fred Onyedinma, Uche Ikpeazu, Funso Ojo and Kelvin Etuhu score for their various English clubs in league matches yesterday. At the St Andrew’s Stadium where … Read more

Don’t give up on Nigeria, envoys tell U.S.-based Nigerians

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  Nigerian envoys in New York have appealed to Nigerians in the U.S. not to give up on their country but continue to support efforts by leaders to develop it. … Read more

Under Buhari, Nigerian govt. has resorted to authoritarian tactics – Femi Falana

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    By Yinka Ajayi Lagos lawyer, Mr Femi Falana, speaks on the controversial deportation of the leaders of Southern Cameroun, some of whom he described as naturalised Nigerians and … Read more

SA parliament to elect new president today – ANC

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  South Africa’s parliament will elect Cyril Ramaphosa as new president at 2pm local time (1200 GMT) on Thursday and have him take the oath of office, the ruling African … Read more