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European Union (EU)

April 13, 2023

Expert cautions farmers on use of pesticides

“You can increase crop productivity without using pesticides and artificial fertiliser.

Pesticides (Credit: Punch)
February 20, 2023

More EU countries to stock disaster response equipment

The reserves are to be made available to other EU countries in case of a chemical, biological or radiological emergency.

November 20, 2022

Brexit: UK targeting Nigeria for trade deals; supporting student migration, says Envoy

She said to overcome its current economic challenge, the UK was working harder to find new markets to reap from the benefits of Brexit.

Catriona Laing
October 27, 2022

Sunak wants ‘negotiated outcome’ to Northern Ireland Protocol

New British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has told Ireland’s Taoiseach Michael Martin that he would prefer a “negotiated outcome” on issues caused by the Northern Ireland Protocol.

Rishi Sunak; Michael Martin
October 22, 2022

Buhari to attend First World Bio Summit in South Korea

The president is expected to deliver a statement at the summit, and meet separately with President Yoon Suk-yeol of the Republic of Korea.

President Muhammadu Buhari
September 20, 2022

Cyprus coastguard nabs 437 migrants in two days

According to migrants, the smugglers charge between €3,000 and €5,000 ($3,000 to $5,000) per head per trip.

September 10, 2022

2023: EU launches €39 million initiative to support Nigeria’s electoral process

The programme was aimed at promoting transparent, inclusive and credible elections in the country.

Samuela Isopi (Credit: MSN)
August 24, 2022

Education: Nigerian youths not inferior to foreign counterparts, says minister

The minister said he was delighted by the initiative of the bloc to engage young Nigerians to pursue their education in Europe.

Minister of youth and sports development Sunday Dare (Credit: Twitter)
August 24, 2022

200 Nigerian students awarded EU postgraduate scholarship

EU ambassador to Nigeria and ECOWAS, Samuela Isopi, said this at the send-forth for the students on Wednesday in Abuja.

August 23, 2022

Russian Invasion: Ukraine, EU countries establish new security format

Mr Zelensky described it as “a very promising line of our work within the Euro-Atlantic alignment.”