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    Politics Illegal migration: We may impose tough visa rules on Nigeria, EU warns – The Punch

    The European Union says it can impose restrictive visa implementation rules on Nigeria, if it fails to play its part in the return and readmission of its nationals staying illegally in the EU. The EU, which comprises Germany, Italy, Spain, France and 23 other countries... Read more via...
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    Metro Most Dangerous City Label: Lagos Dismisses EIU Report as ‘Unintelligent’ –

    The Lagos state government has described the state as one of the safest in Africa, days after an EU report described it as the most dangerous city in the world. In a statement released on Sunday, Gbenga Omotosho, the commissioner of information, described a report by the Economist Intelligence...
  3. Nigeria World News

    World Brexit: We’re Ready For Any Outcome -Merkel – Sahara Reporters

    German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, on Sunday said that the European Union was ready for whatever out come the exit of Britain from the union would bring. British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, is seeking to persuade European Union leaders to reopen Brexit … Read more via Sahara Reporters –...
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    Politics Buhari reacts to EU report on 2019 elections – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Presidency has welcomed the report of the European Union (EU) on the 2019 general elections in Nigeria, promising to analyse it fully and act on the recommendations in the best interest of the country. Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media … Read more...
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    Politics EU, Germany move to grow Nigeria’s non-oil sector – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The European Union (EU) and German government are to boost activities in Nigeria’s non-oil sector by empowering medium scale enterprises (SMEs) and … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News – Get More Nigeria Political News
  6. Nigeria Business News

    Business EU to Launch €30m Power Finance Scheme in Nigeria – Thisdaylive

    The European Union (EU) and All On – an impact finance outfit, would launch a €30 million worth of electrification financing initiative for off-grid and commercial and industrial captive power projects in Nigeria, organisers of the upcoming fourth Nigeria Energy Forum (NEF 2019) have disclosed...
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    Business Why Has The European Union Just Slapped Google With A Billion Dollar Fine? – Forbes

    Tech giant Google has just been slapped with a €1.49 billion ($1.69 billion) fine for breaching the European Union’s (E.U.) antitrust rules. The European Commission found Google guilty of abusing its market dominance because it imposed restrictive clauses in contracts with third-party...
  8. Nigeria World News

    World European Union Again Hits Google With A 10-Figure Fine – Stella Dimoko

    The European Commission has just fined Google nearly $1.7 billion for abusing its dominance of search ads to make life difficult for its competitors. This is the third massive fine in the last two years. In June 2017, the Commission fined Google about $2.7 billion, and in … Read more via...
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro EU, Other Foreign Observers Condemn Military’s Involvement in Elections – Thisdaylive

    The European Union (EU) Election Observation Mission Nigeria 2019, the International Republican Institute (IRI), the National Democratic Institute (NDI) and other foreign election … Read more via Thisdaylive – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro EU, ECOWAS Observers storm Army headquarters – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Barely two days to the gubernatorial and state house of assembly elections, delegation of European Union(EU) and Economic Community of West African (ECOWAS), Thursday met with the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lieutenant General TY Buratai at … Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria –...
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    Business EU provides €45 million support for agri-businesses in Africa – TODAY.NG

    The European Union (EU) has provided 45 million euros to support smallholder agri-businesses in rural area in Nigeria and other African countries. The EU disclosed this in a press statement on Monday. It quoted the EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, as...
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    Metro Anti-graft war suffers setback as EU adds Nigeria to ‘dirty-money backlist’ – TheCable

    The European Union (EU) has added Nigeria to countries on its “dirty money blacklist”. According to Reuters, the EU said the nations in this category pose a threat because of tax controls on terrorism financing and money laundering..... Read more via TheCable – Get...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari Vs Atiku: EU Speaks On Preferred Presidential Candidate – Nairaland

    European Union (EU) has said it has no preferred candidate or party in the forthcoming presidential election. It made this position known on Tuesday at a press conference organised by the EU-Election Observer Mission to Nigeria … Read more via Nairaland – Get More...
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    Metro 2019 election: EU announces plans as observers arrive Nigeria – Daily Post Nigeria

    The European Union (EU) has deployed a high-level election observation mission to monitor the General Elections in Nigeria. Mr Federica Mogherini, High Representative of EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy; and Vice-President of the EU Commission, made the announcement in a statement on...
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    World EU to launch tariffs against US on Friday – BBC News

    The European Union will launch a raft of retaliatory tariffs against US exports on Friday, a top official has said. The move comes after US President Donald Trump... Read more via BBC News – Get more World News
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    Metro 1500 Nigerians in Italian prisons – Envoy – Premium Times Newspaper

    The Italian Ambassador to Nigeria, Stefanou Pontesilli, says no fewer than 1500 Nigerians are serving jail terms for various offences in Italy. Mr Pontesilli who made the disclosure... Read more via Premium Times Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    2019 Election: Nigerians must be allowed to choose their leaders – EU – BusinessDay News

    The European Union on Monday, urged the Federal Government and the Independent National Elections Commission (INEC), to ensure that Nigerians are .... Read more via BusinessDay News – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    World EU announces $53m for Palestinians following US aid cut – PressTV Media RSS

    The European Union has approved a new package of aid worth 42.5 million euros (nearly $53m) to help the Palestinians build their future state following the US’s decision to cut support for the UN aid agency in Palestine. “I am glad to announce today that we have just via PressTV Media RSS...