Our democracy is improving steadily – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja said Nigeria’s democracy is steadily improving with deeper understanding of the culture and tenets among the people, and strengthening of the institutions that guarantee free and fair elections.The President stated this when he received the Governor General of Canada, Rt. Hon. Julie Payette, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The…

Nigeria to benefit from UK’s £1.2bn digital inclusion fund

Nigeria is set to benefit from £1.2bn intervention fund, which the British government plans to pour into a number of countries to bridge access to communication. The Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission, Prof. Umar Danbatta, disclosed this following a meeting with a team from the United Kingdom’s Department of Foreign and International Development. Source:…

Nigeria, UK Sign Agreement on Economic Development Forum

Nigeria and Britain on Wednesday in Abuja signed two agreements on Defense and Security partnership as well as Economic Development Forum. Speaking briefly before signing the agreements, President Muhammadu Buhari stated that Nigeria and the United Kingdom would continue to enhance their cooperation in tackling corruption and reducing poverty. The Nigerian leader lauded the British…

FOX LAUNCHES AMBITIOUS NEW EXPORT STRATEGY TO BOOST BRITISH BUSINESSES

International Trade Secretary Dr Liam Fox MP, on Tuesday 21 August, set out how the government will make Britain a 21st century exporting superpower through better use of our overseas network, new online tools and building an extensive business to business network. This comes as the government continues to roll out sector deals as part…