Category: Foreign

UK to reopen visa application centres

Three months after suspension of visa services due to outbreak of Coronavirus pandemic,the British high commission in Nigeria says the centres will soon be reopened for...

WHO: China raises eye-brow over U.S. withdrawal

…Says it undermines fight against COVID-19 The United States’ withdrawal from the World Health Organisation (WHO) is undermining the international fight against...

Nigeria renews interest in UN Security Council seat

  The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has disclosed of Nigerias renewed interest in the United Nations Security Council seat. Onyeama made this known...

Buhari

Exclusion of FCT indigenes: Buhari replaces two non-career ambassadors-designate

The Senate on Wednesday received a request from President Muhammadu Buhari for the replacement and confirmation of two non-career Ambassadors-designate. The request was...

How Eric Yuan invented Zoom to zoom to millions

  Eric Yuan is a Chinese American that migrated to the US at the age of 27 in 1997 barely able to speak English. He was born in 1970 in Tai’an, Shandong Province...

53 years after: You committed evil against Igbo, Forsyth tells Britain

By Ademola Adegbamigbe On Monday, 6 July, 2020, it will be exactly 53 years since the Nigerian civil (Biafra) war started. One of the foreign journalists and writers who...

MutiChoice Group joins UN as official African media supporter for Global COVID-19 Campaign

As part of its ongoing efforts to raise awareness through information, the MultiChoice Group has joined the United Nations (UN) as an official supporter of the UN’s...

U.S. seizes Chinese products made from human hair in forced labour crackdown

  US customs officials said Wednesday they had seized a shipment of products made from human hair believed to be made by Muslims in labour camps in China’s...

Buhari

Buhari nominates Debo Adesina, Seriki, 40 others as ambassadors

  Prince Debo Adesina, former managing director of Guardian newspapers was one of the 42 career and non-career ambassadors President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday...

Iran issues arrest warrant on Trump

…Accuses POTUS of murder, terrorism Iran has issued an arrest warrant and asked Interpol for help in detaining US President Donald Trump and dozens of others it...