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U.S. to pressure South Sudan’s President into peace – Harley

Diplomats hope Haley’s visit to Africa will shed light on Trump’s plan for continent

Diplomats hope that U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley’s visit to Africa would shed light on President Donald Trump’s administration’s plans to engage...

Pearl Africa Foundation, Australia mark Girl Child Day

The Australian High Commission in collaboration with Pearls Africa Youth Foundation marked the International Day of the Girl through an event held on the...

Japan donates $1m to IDPs in Nigeria

The Government of Japan has decided to extend Emergency Grant Aid of USD 1 Million to United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) for...
US Extols Nigerian Business Community, Honors Partners

US Consulate, partners hold capacity building program for librarians

The United States Consulate General in Lagos, in collaboration with the Goethe Insitut, University of Abuja, and Women’s Technology Empowerment Centre, (W.TEC), recently organised...

VSF: 200,000 Nigerians apply for visas annually

Mr Jitten Vyas, the Chief Operating Officer of VFS Global in Africa, on Thursday stated that about 200,000 Nigerians applied annually for visas to various countries...

US Consulate, FSD offer follow-up training, support to emerging entrepreneurs

The United States Consulate General Lagos, in collaboration with Field of Skills and Dreams VTE Academy, on Saturday organized a follow-up business and entrepreneurship...
UN must remain centre of international system, no alternative exists – Putin

Putin thinks North Korea crisis will not go nuclear, diplomacy to prevail

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday he thought the North Korea crisis would not escalate into a large-scale conflict involving nuclear weapons, predicting...
Nigerian Air Force jet hits B’Haram vehicle workshop, fuel ammunition dumps

Pentagon notifies US Congress of $593m military sale to Nigeria

The Pentagon has notified the United States Congress of the sale to Nigeria of 12 Super Tucano A-29 planes and weapons worth $593 million,...

US Congressional Delegation visits Nigeria

An eight member Congressional delegation from the United States will be visiting Nigeria from August 28 – August 31.  The delegation will be led...
Envoy: We want to bring more Swiss products to Nigeria

Envoy: We want to bring more Swiss products to Nigeria

The Consul-General of Switzerland in Lagos, Mr Yves Nicolet, on Sunday expressed the readiness of more Swiss companies to export their products to Nigeria, as soon...