Tag: Foreign Affairs

Olonisakin, Buratai appointed as Ambassadors to Cameron, Benin Republic

Former Chief of Defence staff, General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin (rtd) and Former Chief of Army staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Yusufu Buratai (rtd) have been Appointed Ambassadors to Cameroon and Benin Republic respectively. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama presented Letters of Credence to the Ambassador-Designate of Nigeria to the Republic[Read More…]

Foreign Affairs Minister Registers As APC Member

  The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chief Geoffrey Onyeama, on Friday formalised his membership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in his Eke ward, in Udi Local Government Area of Enugu State. The minister was accompanied by friends, supporters and well wishers during the event. Onyeama, who spoke after the[Read More…]

Morocco Recalls Its Ambassador From Nigeria, Accusing Jonathan Of Using King Mohammed VI For Election Campaign

Morocco has recalled its ambassador from Nigeria, accusing the authorities there of using King Mohammed VI in an election campaign, BBC reports… Its foreign ministry issued a statement, denying the king had spoken by phone to Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan, as had been stated by Nigeria. The North Africa kingdom denounced[Read More…]

INVESTIGATION: Assassination Of Nigerian Diplomat, Insider Report On Negligence, Corruption & Unpaid Bills By Nigerian Govt

By Tahir Sherrif       “Execution of Nigeria’s senior diplomat: revelation of the role of the government in the trial process and post-judgement phase that led to the victims lossing millions of USD and professional fess and the cost of executing the Certificate of Authority.” Like every other person[Read More…]

Nigerians In Ukraine To Be Evacuated If The Crisis Escalates – Foreign Affairs

NAN The Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs, Prof. Viola Onwuliri, says the ministry is closely monitoring the development in Ukraine and will evacuate Nigerians in the country if the crisis escalates. Onwuliri made the plan known to reporters during a dinner for workers in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in[Read More…]