Tag: united kingdom

YNaijaAugust 31, 2023

Japa: Nigerians Abroad Favor the United Kingdom According to Diaspora Registry

The United Kingdom has emerged as the premier haven for registered Nigerian expatriates, a fact underscored by the recently launched ...

YNaijaMarch 23, 2023

Ekweremadu and wife found guilty of organ trafficking

Ike Ekweremadu, former vice president of the Senate, and his wife, Beatrice, were found guilty of organ trafficking in the ...

YNaijaMarch 4, 2023

Rema’s ‘Calm Down’ goes platinum in the UK

‘Calm Down,’ by Divine Ikubor (a.k.a. Rema), a Nigerian musician has been certified platinum in the United Kingdom. If an ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqApril 19, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 19th of April

Follow the link to read the stories on YNaija:       James Ibori is dragging the UK to the ...

Adegbite AdedotunOctober 20, 2017

Trump blames rise of crime in the UK to “Radical Islamic terror”

US President Trump has berated the increase in crime rate birthed by “Radical Islamic terror” across the globe, assuring that ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 3, 2017

Activists threaten to occupy UK Embassy unless Nnamdi Kanu is extradited

A group of activists under the aegis of Advocate of Social Justice for All (ASJA) has threatened to occupy the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 21, 2017

FG accuses France, UK of “aiding” IPOB

The Federal Government has blamed the United Kingdom for its lack-lustre attitude towards the activities of the Indigenous People of ...

Adegbite AdedotunSeptember 18, 2017

President Trump leads US delegates to UN general assembly

The White House has disclosed that, President Donald J. Trump will lead the United States’ delegation to the 72nd United ...

Adegbite AdedotunSeptember 1, 2017

Brexit: UK must not settle down for EU blackmail – British Trade Secretary

International Trade Secretary, Liam Fox has charged the UK not to allow itself to be “blackmailed” by the EU over ...

ItunuoluwaJuly 24, 2017

Parents of sick UK baby Charlie Gard agree to let him die

Parents of terminally ill baby Charlie Gard have given up their legal fight over getting a possible treatment for their ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 27, 2017

Queen Elizabeth to receive £6m pay rise

Queen Elizabeth is to receive an 8% increase in income from public funds, after the Crown Estate‘s profits rose by ...

AzeezMarch 31, 2017

UK deports 23 Nigerians over immigration offences

by Azeez Adeniyi The United Kingdom on Friday deported 23 Nigerians for various immigration offences. The deportees who were all ...

RoqeebahFebruary 6, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 6th of February

Read the full stories and analyses here now! RoqeebahCreative mind. Enthusiast. Learner. Multipotentialite. And here, an assistant editor.

RoqeebahJanuary 29, 2017

The Dummies Guide to understanding #Brexit

Maybe yesterday you read in the News that MPs in the United Kingdom have only five days to consider the 137 ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 10, 2016

Opinion: Lessons from the 2016 US Presidential Election

by Jideofor Adibe It certainly came as a surprise to many people. Though all national polls in the USA indicated ...

AzeezSeptember 25, 2016

Aisha Buhari arrives United Kingdom after attending UN General Assembly

Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari has arrived the United Kingdom after attending the 71st United Nations General Assembly in New ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 1, 2016

Opinion: The ideology of the average Nigerian politician

by Chibueze Ebii I visited Europe recently, Berlin to be precise. It was a lovely city, organized, well planned. I have ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 26, 2016

Reuben Abati: The Brexit nightmare and the looming winter of discontent

What has the United Kingdom just done to itself, its people and the future of its youth? It is difficult ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 25, 2016

Dele Momodu: Africa must not go the way of Britain

By Dele Momodu Fellow Nigerians, the shocking exit of Britain from the European Union has compelled me to choose this ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 10, 2016

UK denies setting up secret meeting between Buhari and Jonathan

The United Kingdom has refuted reports that President Muhammadu Buhari is in London to hold secret talks with former president Goodluck ...

Ada IgboanugoMay 12, 2016

Biafra protesters have been arrested near Buckingham Palace

Two Nigerian men have been allegedly arrested at the Buckingham palace on Thursday for staging a Biafra protest, according to ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJanuary 22, 2016

James Ibori might be leaving UK jail soon – Here’s why

Former governor of Delta state, James Ibori, who has been serving a 13-year sentence to prison in the UK, is ...

Adebayo EmuleomoNovember 26, 2015

48 or 500 Nigerians deported? See the different reactions on Twitter

Several reactions have followed the reports that 500 Nigerians were deported by the United Kingdom on Wednesday, November 25. While ...

Janeth JSeptember 8, 2015

5 things to know about Nigerian fugitive, Wale Kekere-Ekun, who’s jailed for life in the UK

Nigerian fugitive, Adewale Kekere-Ekun, has been sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of Marcus Hall, in the United Kingdom. ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 6, 2015

Godswill Akpabio says he will ‘rise again’

Senate Minority leader, Godswill Akpabio, in spite of being hospitalised, is enthusiastic about his imminent recovery. Akpabio was involved in ...

Janeth JJune 22, 2015

This Igbo group wants Ekweremadu to step down as deputy Senate president

Apparently everything isn’t going the way of the deputy senate president, Ike Ekweremadu as a pan-Igbo group based in the ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 28, 2015

Buhari flies back to Nigeria via British Airways (PHOTO)

by Damilola Jagun President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, is presently on board a British Airway. Ahead of his inauguration ceremony tomorrow, Buhari will ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 27, 2015

Buhari will return to Nigeria on Thursday… but not alone

by Kolapo Olapoju President-elect elect Muhammadu Buhari will return from his trip to Nigeria from his trip to the United ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 6, 2015

Gen. Buhari is back in the country (See Photos)

by Kolapo Olapoju The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Muhammadu Buhari, has returned to Nigeria after two weeks ...

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