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Three UK ministers throw weight behind Brexit delay to stop no-deal

Three British cabinet ministers have publicly indicated they will back plans to delay Brexit if lawmakers vote down Prime Minister Theresa May's plan for a new deal with the European Union, writing a column in a national newspaper on Saturday.

Times Live , South Africa Feb 23, 2019

#NigeriaDecides2019: We’ll disclose our impression on Tuesday —EU chief observer

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The European Union’s Chief Observer for the Elections Observation Mission Nigeria 2019, Maria Arena, said on Saturday that her mission would give its “impression” about the ongoing exercise in its preliminary report to be released on Tuesday, February 26.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 23, 2019

How can we provide universal access to care for chronic illnesses?

The program is code named SMART2D, and is funded by the European Union.

New Vision , Uganda Feb 23, 2019

Nigeria decides 2019: Heavy presence of international observers in Kwara

According to a statement by Olu Onemola, Special Assistant on New Media to President of the Senate, as at 9 am, observers from the NDI, IRI, European Union and the United Kingdom, amongst others, could be seen patrolling polling units in the State.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 23, 2019

Uganda, Serbia parliaments sign MoU on cooperation

Kadaga equally welcomed the call from the Serbian Speaker for Uganda to take advantage of the free trade area in Serbia to reach other markets in the European Union.

The Independent , Uganda Feb 23, 2019

Petrodollar: Europe dares reserve currency dominance

Last week, European Union, EU finally joined the fray to challenge the dollar dominance in global trade.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 23, 2019

Gebre dedicates life to fight FGM

COURTESY PHOTO/ European Union.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Feb 23, 2019

UK to spend Sh3.9bn to finance Africa's growth plan

The UK may be reacting to the chaos on how to exit the European Union following the Brexit referendum vote in 2016.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 22, 2019

Germany making disputed Nazi war payments to over 2,000 people

Paying pensions for “collaboration in one of the most murderous regimes in history is in contradiction with collective remembrance” and against the values of the European Union, said the lawmakers, in a legislative text adopted on Tuesday.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 22, 2019

May to meet Tusk, but no Brexit 'deal in the desert' | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

The British leader will sit down with Tusk, president of the European Council, in the Egyptian resort of Sharm el-Sheikh ahead of the European Union talks with the Arab League.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 22, 2019