Friday, June 2, 2023

European countries

May 28, 2023

FG confers Nigerian citizenship on 385 foreigners

“I need to state that the acquisition of Nigerian citizenship is a great privilege and not everyone that applies becomes successful.

Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola
May 16, 2023

France to train Ukrainian fighter jet pilots: Macron

“We have opened the door to train Ukrainian pilots,” said Mr Macron. “The training can start from now.”

May 5, 2023

Avoiding protectionism key to robust economic recovery: IMF

The IMF managing director says the world has to avoid the temptation to fall back on protectionism on its way to economic recovery.

Kristalina Georgieva
April 6, 2023

Ukraine: 26,500 Nigerian students, other Africans left academically stranded by Russian war

Many European countries offered limited support to African students, with different immigration laws and possible deportation of these students.

February 1, 2023

EU approves plan to end physical application for Schengen visa

The European Union has adopted a new strategy to digitalise the visa application process and eliminate the difficulties of submitting a physical Schengen visa application.

January 18, 2023

Ukraine: Lavrov calls West’s approach against Russia Hitler’s ‘Final Solution’

Mr Lavrov had caused outrage with remarks about Mr Hitler in May 2022 when he said the Nazi leader had “Jewish blood.”

Damaged Ukrainian City
January 6, 2023

Europe: Warm temperature to start 2023 breaks records: WMO

The unusually warm conditions in Europe that marked the festive season broke records on New Year’s eve and New Year’s Day, says WMO.

World Meteorological Organisation (WMO)
December 12, 2022

Qatar 2022: Lagos fans back Morocco to beat France

The fans expressed confidence that Morocco would make it to the final and lift the cup.

Morocco team
October 19, 2022

France accused of espionage, destabilising Mali

Mali has accused France of espionage and trying to destabilise the West African country.

Malian President Assimi Goita
October 6, 2022

Over 40 European leaders meet on security, energy issues

No fewer than 40 leaders from all over Europe are expected in Prague on Thursday to attend the inaugural meeting of the European Political Community.

EU Leaders