Diplomacy

More Villages Get Access To Satellite TV As StarTimes Commissions Project

  More Nigerian villages have benefited from the 10,000 African Villages Project, an initiative of the Chinese Government to provide digital TV access to rural communities across Africa. This was revealed during the launching ceremony of the project in Kpaduma Village, a suburb of the Federal Capital Territory. Speaking to journalists, the Chief Executive Officer, […]

Embassy Of Finland In Nigeria Outsource Visa Applications Submission To VFS Global

Finland is outsourcing the submission of Schengen visa applications and residence permit applications in Nigeria. Finland Application Centre maintained by VFS Global will be opened in Abuja in February-March  2019 (Date will be informed later) according to a report on the Finnish Embassy website. Prior to this time, applicants would contact the embassy to book […]

ICC Acquits Former President Gbagbo Of War Crimes In Côte d’Ivoire

By Celestine Osemeilu, Former President of Côte d’Ivoire Laurent Gbagbo has been cleared of crimes against humanity in Côte d’Ivoire by the International Criminal Court (ICC), it announced on Tuesday. The development relates to bloody clashes in the West African nation that claimed a reported 3,000 lives following the 2010 election in which current President […]