Tag Archives: European Union

Nigeria, US, Others To Be Restricted Entry Into Europe From July 1

Ahead of the reopening of Europe’s borders on July 1, Nigeria has been excluded from the list of countries whose travellers could be received into the continent. The European Union Commission released a list of 54 countries that qualified for travel into Europe as the union opens its borders that were shut to contain the spread…

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FG Says Nigerians With More Than N5,000 Account Balance Won’t Receive Conditional Cash Transfer

According to Vanguard News, the Federal Government has revealed that people with over N5,000 in their bank accounts will not benefit from the palliatives (conditional cash transfer scheme) to cushion the effect of  lockdown imposed as a result of COVID-19 pandemic. The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management, Hajiya Sadiya Farouq made this known when…

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Breaking! EU Supports Nigeria’s Battle Against Coronavirus With €50 million (N21 Billion)

The European Union has donated €50 million to Nigeria in order to fight the coronavirus disease which has killed at least 10 people and spread across 19 states. The donation was announced when President Muhammadu Buhari received in audience the EU Delegation at the Council Chambers, State House, Abuja on Tuesday. The Presidency made this known via a tweet…

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EU Report Exposed Fraudulent Activities Conducted by INEC, APC During 2019 Election – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)  has come out to state that the “fresh revelation” in the European Union (EU) report has vindicated the PDP and millions of Nigerians, on its claims that the February 23 presidential election was rigged to favour President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC). In a statement by Kola…

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Senator Adeleke Raises Alarm Over Threats To His Life; Writes To European Union

The Osun State governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Ademola Adeleke has written a letter to diplomatic missions in Nigeria, raising alarm over threats to his life and alleged clamp down on his supporters ahead of Thursday’s supplementary polls. In the letter already dispatched to diplomatic missions, Adeleke catalogued the many infractions…

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European Union Hasten Social Media Companies On Removal Of Online Hate Speech

New EU figures shows that social media companies Facebook, Twitter and Google’s YouTube have accelerated removals of online hate speech, reviewing more than two-thirds of complaints within 24 hours. The EU has piled pressure on social media companies to increase their efforts to fight the proliferation of extremist content and hate speech on their platforms,…

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UK Becomes First Country To Exit European Union

  United Kingdom yesterday made history as the first country to leave the European Union(EU) following votes cast by Britons. According to CNN, 51.89% of the population voted to leave the European Union, while 48.11% voted to remain out of almost 46.5 million people were registered to vote in Thursday’s referendum. While Pro-“Brexit” supporters cheer,…

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