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Austrian foreign minister tests positive for COVID-19 after EU meeting

"It is suspected that Schallenberg might have been infected at the Foreign Affairs Council in Luxembourg on Monday," the spokeswoman said, adding that he did not have symptoms and had been tested as a routine measure.

EU to win right to tariffs on $4 billion in U.S. goods in WTO Boeing case

Tuesday's decision, delayed by the COVID-19 pandemic, follows a WTO ruling last year allowing Washington to impose tariffs on $7.5 billion in EU goods over state support for Airbus, which has sites in Britain, France, Germany and Spain.

Germany urges quick implementation of EU recovery funds as infections rise

The sharp rise in infections also underlines the need to implement Europe's ambitious recovery programme timely and to set the right course for Europe's future," added Scholz, whose country currently holds the presidency of the 27-member bloc.

EU chief begins Self-isolation after contact with COVID-19 positive person

In accordance with regulations in force, I’m therefore self-isolating until tomorrow morning. I’ve tested negative on Thursday and am tested again today,” she tweeted.

7,000 sign petition asking EU, UK to bar el-Rufai

On July 15, 2012, Nasir El-Rufai said, and I quote ‘We will write this for all to read. Anyone, soldier or not that kills the Fulani takes a loan repayable one day no matter how long it takes.’ This threat has been carried out in Southern Kaduna where there is an ongoing genocide of Christians under el-Rufai’s watch.”

Facebook, Google, Twitter urged by EU to do more against fake news

Two years after agreeing to a self-regulatory code of practice to tackle disinformation, Facebook, Alphabet's Google, Twitter and other tech rivals...

Lawyers beg EU, UN, others to intervene in Nigerian security operatives’ brutality

“What is particularly worrisome is that personnel of the State Security Service are alleged to have opened fire on a crowd of unarmed people in Enugu State for reasons we are yet to comprehend killing over 21 persons,” the statement read.

Over 90 Nigerians receive EU scholarships

The European Union has awarded scholarships to over 90 young Nigerians for various Master’s Degree programmes in universities across Europe under...

EU leaders to support Belarusian protesters, tell Russia to stay out

European Union leaders will send a message of solidarity to Belarusian protesters and will tell Russia not to meddle in the...

Poland’s PM wants special EU summit on Belarus

Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has called on the leaders of the European Commission and the European Council to hold a...

EU states need 10 times more coronavirus equipment – internal document reveals

By Francesco Guarascio European Union states need 10 times as much personal protective equipment and other medical devices, such...

Bulgaria to pay medics on coronavirus frontline extra

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov leaves the second day of the European Union leaders summit, held to discuss the EU's...

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CACOVID yet to flag-off its palliatives in Osun – Relief committee secretary

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Breaking: Okonjo-Iweala floors South Korea’s Myung-hee emerges WTO DG

With the victory, the former minister becomes the first African and the first woman to lead the organisation in its 25 years history.

#RevolutionNowProtest: Appeal Court strikes out Sowore’s appeal

The appellate court panel which was led by Justice Stephen Adah, ruled that the failure of the 2nd Defendant, Bakare, to co-sign the notice of appeal, rendered it incompetent.