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UK Suspends Study, Work Visa Applications From Nigeria

Mariam Sanni, Abuja United Kingdom, UK, High Commission in Nigeria has announced the temporary suspension of study, work and family visa applications from Nigeria. The High Commission explained that the development was due to the priority that had been placed

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Maritime Security: UK Deploys Patrol Ship To West African Sub-region

The British Government has deployed a naval patrol ship to assist Nigeria in tackling maritime and other security challenges owing to the worrying spate of insecurity and criminal conducts in Nigeria and the West African sub-region,. The Royal Navy patrol

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Asylum To IPOB Members: UK Disrespectful, Sabotaging Terrorism Fight – FG

The Federal Government says the reported decision of the United Kingdom to grant asylum to “persecuted” members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) is disrespectful of Nigeria as a nation. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed,

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NFF Partners UK-based Company On Digitalisation, Technological Solutions

By  Joel Ajayi  The Nigeria Football Federation has approved a proposal by a UK-based global information and communication technology service company, AJ Consult, to embark on the digitalization of certain operations of the Federation alongside developing wholisitc software to solve

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Bebuzee To Launch Video Streaming Services On Nollywood

UK outfit Bebuzee has revealed its plans to release the first of its new free-to-watch streaming video service for African countries in December, 2020. This gesture, according to the outfit, is based on its relationships with over 50 Nigerian film

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Post-Brexit: UK Needs A Peaceful Nigeria Not APPG Report

Caroline Amanze  I baffle at certain things happening in this country. It is clear that we are sitting on a keg of gunpowder and if utmost care is not taken, grave consequences beckon for the United Kingdom.   This piece is

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Coronavirus: US, UK, China, Japan, Others Banned From Entering Nigeria

Moses Okorie The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha at a press briefing, on Wednesday, announced that henceforth, there would be a ban on some countries with high prevalence of the global pandemic, Coronavirus, from entering into

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European Union Endorses Brexit Deal

The European Commission chief warned the U.K. parliament it should not count on any renegotiation ahead of Britain’s departure in March, as European Union leaders on Sunday approved a landmark agreement on Britain’s exit. After the rubber stamping, all eyes

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UK Govt To Create 100, 000 Jobs In Nigeria

By Chidozie Ogbonnaya with agency report The United Kingdom Government on Wednesday announced that the country has a £70-million programme that will create 100,000 jobs in Nigeria. This was made known to newsmen during a business event as part of

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UK Returns £70m To Nigeria

As British Prime Minister Theresa May visits Nigeria and two other African countries this week, the country reported it had returned £70 million recovered from a Nigerian, who was convicted of fraud by an Italian court. The British High Commissioner

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