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Tuesday, September 26, 2017

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

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...
Osinbajo receives UN Deputy Scribe, Amina Mohammed

Osinbajo receives UN Deputy Scribe, Amina Mohammed

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday met with Deputy Secretary-General of the UN, Ms Amina Mohammed, behind closed doors in the Presidential Villa, Abuja, Fielding...
UN sues for increased peace, diplomacy in Nigeria

UN sues for increased peace, diplomacy in Nigeria

The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, has called for a surge in diplomacy for peace and for a new emphasis on preventing conflicts in Nigeria...
U.S. changes clocks 1 hour ahead

Corruption: US Special Envoy holds roundtable with religious leaders 

Acting United States Special Representative for Religion and Global Affairs Amy Lillis held a roundtable discussion on Thursday with members of the Religious Leaders Anti-Corruption (RLAC)...
US, BudgetIT, RLAC launch anti-corruption website

US, BudgetIT, RLAC launch anti-corruption website

The United States Diplomatic Mission to Nigeria in collaboration with BudgIT, a local NGO, on Wednesday launched Report Yourself, a web-based platform that leverages citizen engagement to...
Russia supports unification of 3 Syrian opposition groups – Lavrov

Moscow working out response to U.S. seizure of diplomatic property – Lavrov

Moscow is working out retaliatory measures in response to the U.S. seizure of Russia’s diplomatic property, but does not consider it necessary to comment...