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    Metro 6 major gains of border closure to Nigeria: FG – P.M. News

    The Federal Government has listed higher import revenue, lower domestic fuel consumption and increased rice production by local farmers among the gains of the closure of the country’s land borders in four geo-political zones of the country..... Read more via P.M. News –
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Xenophobia: Why Nigeria will not break diplomatic ties with South Africa – minister – TODAY

    The federal government yesterday stated its position on the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa, saying it will not sever diplomatic ties with South Africa.... Read more via TODAY – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics FG: We Won’t Cut Diplomatic Ties with S’Africa over Attacks – Thisdaylive

    The federal government has pushed aside the suggestion that Nigeria should severe diplomatic ties with South Africa over the spate of xenophobic attacks on foreign nationals, … Read more via Thisdaylive – Get More Nigeria Political News
  4. Nigeria World News

    World Nigeria And Other African Countries Boycott WEF Over Xenophobic Attacks – Stella Dimoko

    The World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa that started yesterday ,Tuesday, 3rd September in Cape Town, South Africa, has been boycotted by Nigeria due to the xenophobic attacks currently happening in the country. President Muhammadu Buhari,Vice president, Professor Yemi Osibajo along with the...
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    Metro Enough is enough, we will take definitive measures - FG reacts to burning of properties owned by Nigerians in SA - The Cable

    Nigeria's foreign affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama has reacted to the viral videos of burning and looting of shops and properties owned by Nigerians in South Africa. LIB had reported earlier that the violent xenophobic attacks meted out on Nigerians by South Africans, pushed some into...
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    Politics Why I didn’t pay my taxes directly to Nigeria — Foreign Minister Geoffrey Onyeama – Premium Times Nigeria

    Geoffrey Onyeama, Nigeria’s foreign minister, has clarified to PREMIUM TIMES why he did not directly … Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Nigeria Donates $500,000 To Support Guinea Bissau Election – Leadership Nigeria Newspaper

    The Nigerian government has approved the donation of $500,000, over 350 electoral … Read more via Leadership Nigeria Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    World ‘Nigeria Contesting UN Presidency By 2019’ – Leadership Nigeria Newspaper

    Ahead of the Tuesday, September 18, 2018, opening of 73rd Session of the United Nations … Read more via Leadership Newspaper – Get more World News
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    Politics Nigeria accuses Switzerland of being ‘accessory’ to Abacha loot – Premium Times Newspaper

    Nigeria’s foreign affairs minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, has flayed Switzerland for its role in keeping the infamous Abacha loot and making the process of repatriation of the assets strenuous.... Read more via Premium Times Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Sports 2018 World Cup: 75 Nigerian football fans abscond in Russia – Ministry – Premium Times Newspaper

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs says 75 out of 230 stranded Nigerian Football fans absconded in Russia after the..... Read more via Premium Times Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Trump’s proposed visit to Nigeria may take 1yr to plan – Onyeama – Vanguard Newspaper

    The suggestion by the U.S. President Donald Trump to visit Nigeria may not happen any moment soon as it will take up to a year to prepare, Nigeria’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama has said. Geoffrey Onyeama Onyeama said in Washington, DC that Trump also has a … Read more via...
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    Metro Over 600 Nigerians awaiting execution abroad – Geoffrey Onyeama – TODAY.NG

    Ebony With over 600 awaiting execution in various prisons over drug related offences across the world, Nigeria has resolved to continue engaging Saudi Arabian in negotiating the fate of those on death row for drug trafficking. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, said in Abuja...
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    World Nigeria Sympathises With UK Over Manchester Terror Attack

    The Federal government has sympathised with the people and government of the United Kingdom over Manchester terror attack that claimed about 22 lives and over 50 people have been injured. Nigeria's foreign minister, Geoffrey Onyeama stated this in a tweet to the UK after a suicide bomber killed...
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    Politics Onyeama - Ignore Abike Dabiri's Advice On US Travels

    Nigeria's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has reportedly asked Nigerians to disregard the travel warning issued by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Abike Dabiri-Erewa. READ: US Reacts Angrily To Abike Dabiri's 'Don't Travel' Warning...
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    Politics Buhari is Nigeria’s Most Credible Brand – Onyeama

    President Muhammadu Buhari is the ‘strongest brand’ the country currently has to improve on its credibility. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chief Geoffrey Onyeama made this known when he addressed newsmen in Eke, Udi Local Government Area of Enugu State, on Thursday. According to him, the...
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    Politics Buhari, Others Tactically Take President-elect, Barrow Out Of Gambia

    President Muhammadu Buhari and other ECOWAS leaders may have tactically taken Gambia’s President-elect, Adama Barrow, into safety after a botched attempt to persuade President Yahya Jammeh to voluntarily cede power following his defeat in the 1 December 2016 election. Jammeh’s tenure ends 19...
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    Politics Nigerian Govt Severes Ties With Taiwan, Declares Support For 'One China'

    The Nigerian Government on Wednesday said it would no longer recognise Taiwan as a country but rather pledged support for One China. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, stated this while answering questions after a joint news conference with the Chinese Minister of Foreign...
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    Politics President Buhari Attends UN General Assembly Plenary [See Photos]

    President Buhari attended the opening of high Level Plenary Meeting on addressing movements of Refugees and Migrants at the UN Headquarters New York on 19th September 2016. With the president are Minister of Foreign Affairs , Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, Governor of Zamfara, H.E Abubakar Yari and...
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    Politics President Buhari Shuts 9 Embassies [SEE LIST]

    President Muhamamdu Buhari-led federal government has approved the closure of nine foreign missions and their conversion to non-residency representation or concurrent accreditation, DailyTrust gathered. It was gathered that the new development is part of measures to reduce the cost of running...
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    Politics US Ambassador Shuns Nigerian Lawmakers Again Over Sex Scandal

    James Entwistle, the outgoing United States (US) ambassador to Nigeria again shunned members of the federal house of representatives over sex scandal. Minister of foreign affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama was also absent from the hearing on the sexual misconduct allegation levelled against three...