Articles Posted in the " uk " Category

  • UK blacklists Nigerian nurse involved in sex slavery ring

    British nursing authorities have blacklisted a Nigerian mental health nurse after she was convicted and sentenced for smuggling a younger Nigerian woman into Britain to work as a sex slave under the threat of a black magic curse. Florence Obadiaru, 50, and two other traffickers from an international prostitution ring forced their 23-year-old victim to fly […] Post from PM News

  • Nigeria working to improve business environment, Osinabjo tells UK MPs

    The Federal Government has directed the Ministry of Trade and Investment to raise the ease of doing business to attract more foreign investors to the country. This was disclosed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo when he received a United Kingdom Trade Mission led by Nigerian member of the House of Commons, Kate Osamor, at the […] Post from PM News

  • British Council presents Lagos Theatre Festival 2016

    Funsho Arogundade From 23 to 28 February, the metropolitan city of Lagos will be hosting the biggest Arts gathering the city has ever witnessed as the 2016 edition of British Council Lagos Theatre Festival holds. In its third edition, the six-day Festival will be an extravaganza of Music, Dance, Spoken Word, and Theatre performance. It […] Post from PM News

  • Travellers lament high charges for using trolleys at airports

    Air travellers in Nigeria are lamenting the high cost of using some facilities at the nation’s airports, describing payment for using facilities like trolleys as clear exploitation. In a nationwide survey conducted by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the travellers queried the high cost of some facilities provided at the Nigerian airports, ranging from […] Post from PM News

  • Abuja security is paramount to us – Minister

    The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has given assurance that the FCT Administration will continue to support the security agencies in the Federal Capital Territory in order to effectively discharge their duties. Bello said this while receiving the Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ette Ekwe Ibas, who paid him a working visit on Monday […] Post from PM News

  • James Ibori: UK MPs probe police corruption during trial

    Embattled Metropolitan Police chief Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe will be grilled by MPs next week over bombshell claims that Scotland Yard and the Crown Prosecution Service were involved in a ‘deliberate cover-up’ of damning evidence of police corruption in the trial and conviction of James Ibori, former governor of Delta state. A court was told that […] Post from PM News