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    World Brexit: Theresa May To Trigger UK's Exit From EU On March 29

    Prime Minister Theresa May will officially notify the European Union, EU of the United Kingdom's decision to leave Wednesday, 29th March. BBC reports that Downing Street said she would write a letter to the EU’s 27 other members. Talks on the terms of the departure and future relations are...
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    World EU Leaders Oppose Donald Trump's Comments

    EU leaders, led by French president Francois Hollande, today described comments made by US President Donald Trump about the European Union as "unacceptable". CNN reports that Hollande hit out at Trump as he arrived at an informal summit on the future of the EU in Malta. "There are threats...
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    World European Union Labels Trump a 'Threat'

    The European Union has listed the administration of Donald Trump as key threat to the organization. President of the European Union, Donald Tusk in a letter sent to European leaders on Tuesday, wrote that factors such as Trump's ban on immigration, increased friendliness with Vladmir Putin...
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    World Plane Carrying EU Officials Crashes in Malta

    A Plane believed to be carrying European Union officials crashed after takeoff from Malta International Airport, killing all five people on board. DAILY MAIL reports that the light aircraft crashed shortly after taking-off from the runway at Malta Airport in Luqa at around 5.30am on Monday...
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    Business Ben Bruce Faults EU's Call For Naira Devaluation

    A Nigerian Senator, Ben Murray-Bruce, senator representing Bayelsa east senatorial district, has faulted European Union's call for further devaluation of Nigeria's currency. A European Union (EU) had on Tuesday advised the federal government to devalue the naira as part of measures to tackle...
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    Business Nigeria Should Devalue Naira to Tackle Recession - EU

    A European Union (EU) has advised the federal government to devalue the naira as part of measures to tackle the economic recession. An official, Fillippo Amato, Counsellor, Head of Trade and Economics Section of EU, made this known in an interview with journalists yesterday. The naira...
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    Business Recession: EU Calls for Devaluation of Naira

    The European Union's Counsellor, Head of Trade and Economics Section, Mr. Fillippo Amato has called on the Nigerian government to devalue the naira. The measure would help the country get out of its current rough economic patch, the EU official said. “To come out of recession, the country has...
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    Metro How UK Exit from EU Will Affect Nigeria, Africa – Pat Utomi

    Renowned Professor of Political Economy, Pat Utomi, has reacted to the exit of the United Kingdom from European Union saying decision will have a far reaching effect on Nigeria and Africa. The UK voted to leave EU in a close-margin referendum which saw 48 percent vote to stay and 52 prefer...
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    World Hilary Clinton Reacts to UK's Decision to Leave European Union

    Hilary Clinton has reacted to the United Kindgom's decision to leave the European Union. Read Hilary's statement below: We respect the choice the people of the United Kingdom have made. Our first task has to be to make sure that the economic uncertainty created by these events does not hurt...
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    Metro Nigeria [24 June, 2016]: Trending News Update

    Below are the trending Nigeria news updates as obtained on Nigerian Bulletin on Friday 24 June, 2016. The top trending news item is the appointment of Gida Mustapha as the new Managing Director of the National Inland Waterways Authority by President Mohammadu Buhari; followed by the shoot out of...
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    World Donald Trump Reveals Why UK Citizens Voted to Leave EU

    US presidential hopeful, Donald Trump has reacted to the outcome of UK referendum which resulted in the country’s exit from European Union. The billionaire arrived in his "Trump" emblazoned helicopter at the Turnberry resort in South Ayrshire to officially open the revamped resort he bought...
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    World How the 4 UK Countries Voted in Historic Exit From EU

    The UK has voted to leave the European Union, EU shocking the world and revealing a divided country. Here is a breakdown of how the 4 UK countries voted in the referendum.
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    World UK Exit: 7 Ways UK Could Benefit From Historic Decision

    The greatest uncertainty associated with leaving the EU is that no country has ever done it before, so no one can predict the exact result. Nevertheless, the country hopes to benefit hugely from the bold step taken. Here are 7 ways the UK could benefit from leaving EU: 1. Membership fee...
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    Business UK Exit: World Market Plunges into Crisis, As Pound Hits 36-Year Low

    The world market has been thrown into uncertainties as the United Kingdon (UK) voted to leave the European Union (EU) in a historic referendum. Those who opted out of the EU garnered 52% of the votes while those who opted for EU got 48% of the votes in an election with 72% turnout. Shares in...
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    World Nigeria Suffers Another Global Embarrassment as EU Extends Ban on Beans

    The European Union has extended its ban on importation of dried beans from Nigeria by three years. The Coordinating Director of the Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service, Vincent Isegbe, disclosed this Thursday. The EU had banned importation of Nigeria’s dried beans in June 2015 on the...
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    Politics Buhari Explains Why Nigeria Cannot Endorse ECOWAS-EU Trade Deal

    Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari says the Nation is yet to endorse the ECOWAS-European Union Free Trade deal because some of the terms can restrict manufacturers’ trading activities. Buhari said this at the weekend after the 49th Ordinary Session of the Economic Community of West African...
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    World Nigeria’s Democracy is Best in Africa – EU

    The European Union, EU have credited Nigeria for running the most vibrant democracy in the continent with absolute press freedom. Ambassador and head of the EU delegation to Nigeria, Mr. Michel Arrion disclosed this at the 2016 World Press Freedom Day celebration in Abuja with the theme...
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    World European Union Suspends Direct Aid to Burundi Government

    The European Union has suspended direct financial support for the Burundian government after concluding that it had not done enough to find a political solution to conflict that has so far cost more than 400 lives. The European Council, the body that represents the 28 EU nations, said in a...
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    World Nigerian Students In Trouble As UK Revokes Licenses Of Private Colleges

    About 350 international students including Nigerians at a private London business college have been told to leave the United Kingdom by the end of next month, BBC reports. London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) has had its permission to recruit and teach non-EU students revoked, the Home...
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    Politics Buhari Gives 5 Reasons Why Nigeria is Using Minimum Force on Boko Haram

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday explained why Nigeria is using “minimum force” in fighting Boko Haram insurgents, while addressing a special session of the EU parliament in Strasbourg, France, Here are the four reasons why Nigeria is not coming hard on the Boko Haram militants... -...
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