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UK university to return looted Benin sculpture

The University of Aberdeen in Scotland is set to return a Benin bronze sculpture to Nigeria in coming weeks. It is the first public institution to agree to the full...

BREAKING: UK to return #£4.2m Ibori loot to Nigeria

The United Kingdom has signed a Memorandum of Understanding to return the sum of £4.2 million of assets looted by ex-Delta State Governor, James Ibori. This was...

Boris Johnson under fire over Scottish parliament criticism

Scottish independence campaigners have seized on comments by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson in which he said the creation of a devolved parliament in Edinburgh had...

UK visa application centre in Nigeria to reopen soon

The British high commission in Nigeria says work is ongoing to reopen visa application for intending travellers to the United Kingdom. The high commission had suspended...

Boris Johnson, Fiancée welcome baby boy

Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his fiancee Carrie Symonds have welcomed a baby boy. A spokeswoman for the PM and his partner made the announcement on Wednesday...

Coronavirus: Nine latest developments globally

As the global pandemic continues to spread globally, here are the latest developments in the coronavirus crisis: – British PM in intensive care – British Prime...

COVID-19: Boris Johnson not on ventilator, says minister

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is not on a ventilator, as part of treatment for the coronavirus. Senior cabinet minister Michael Gove told newsmen that Johnson had...

COVID-19: 13-Year-Old UK boy dies after contracting disease

A 13-year-old British boy has died days after testing positive for COVID-19, hospital officials and his family said on Tuesday, with relatives saying he had no...

COVID19: UK pledges £75m to evacuate citizens from Nigeria, others

The UK Government has pledged up to £75 million to repatriate stranded UK citizens. The British Mission in Nigeria says it is already receiving expression of interest...

Boris Johnson tests positive for Coronavirus

British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson has tested positive for the Coronavirus. According to Downing Street, Johnson has mild symptoms and will continue to self-isolate....