Thursday, June 13, 2024


January 11, 2024

FG to send 14,000 skilled artisans to UAE: Presidential Aide

“SUPA will equally address outdated and skills deficiency in artisanal practice in the country.”

Nigerian artisans
October 10, 2023

European asylum applications soar above 800,000 in 2023, highest since 2016

More than 800,000 asylum applications have been filed in the European Union, Norway, and Switzerland this year up to October.

Refugees seeking asylum photo used to illustrate this story (Credit: New York Times)
September 7, 2023

Man kills 100-year-old grandmother with axe in Germany

He went on a trial in the northern German city of Hamburg on a charge of homicide.

Police line (Do not cross)
July 9, 2023

Latvia swears in openly gay President Edgars Rinkevics

Although it is primarily a ceremonial office, Latvia’s president has the authority to veto legislation and convene referendums.

Edgars Renkevics (Credit: bne Ingelligencenews)
May 4, 2023

Flutterwave, CBN, SEC, others to lead FG implementation policy on blockchain, cryptocurrency

The institutions have been constituted into the steering committee to implement the policy which requires a collaboration between the private and public sectors.

Olugbenga Agboola, Emefiele and Lamido Yuguda
May 1, 2023

Fintech group Admirals enters Nigerian market with new Lagos offices

With a variety of branded giveaways and raffle prizes, the Admirals launch event was designed to be a fun and engaging experience for the participants.

Admirals' Officer
March 15, 2023

British, German air forces intercept Russian aircraft

The interception was carried out during their first joint NATO air policing scramble as pilots.

British and German Typhoon jets
March 15, 2023

Nigeria 18th most polluted place globally; Abuja fourth in Africa: IQAir Report

Nigeria was ranked 18th on the list of the world’s most polluted nations, with Abuja ranked as Africa’s fourth-most polluted regional city.

August 22, 2022

Estonia proposes EU-wide ban on Russian travellers 

The government in Tallinn had earlier put an official proposal for an eight sanctions package to the European Commission.

Urmas Reinsalu
June 7, 2022

Latvia, Lithuania seek increased NATO military presence in Baltic region

Presidents of Latvia and Lithuania have called for a more robust NATO military presence in the Baltic states.

Gitanas Nauseda and Egils Levits