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ICYMI: Nigeria In Talks With UK Over Proposed #EndSARS Unrest Sanctions

The Nigerian government has once again reacted to news that the United Kingdom Parliament has resolved to impose sanctions on some its officials over their role in the “violent suppression” of the ‘EndSARS protests. Recall that Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information, had responded some days ago that the Federal Government isn’t worried about the sanctions. However,…

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British-Nigerian Helen Grant Selected As New UK Trade Envoy To Nigeria

Helen Grant, a British-Nigerian Member of Parliament of the United Kingdom, has been appointed as the new trade envoy to Nigeria, the UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson confirmed on Friday. Grant’s role will be to provide support to the UK Government’s trade and investment priorities in Nigeria through high-level engagement with Nigerian Ministers by leading trade…

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US President Donald Trump Has Been Nominated For A 2021 Nobel Peace Prize

President of the United States of America, Donald Trump, has been nominated for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize following his efforts to help seal a peace deal between Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). He was nominated by Christian Tybring-Gjedde, a four-term member of the Norwegian Parliament, who told Fox News that for his merit,…

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More Than 1,000,000 Sign Petition To Kick Against Boris Johnson Suspending Parliament

A petition calling on Boris Johnson to abandon his plan to suspend Parliament has now fetched more than a million signatures. Numbers have been rising rapidly throughout the day after the Prime Minister announced his move, triggering protests across the country. The Queen today accepted Johnson’s request to suspend Parliament for five weeks from September…

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