Monday, December 10, 2018

Full text: The Government’s Brexit legal advice

The Government has published its Brexit legal advice, a day after it was found in contempt of Parliament for refusing to do so. Here’s...

Nigeria ranks 11th highest in child marriage —UN

The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women, on Wednesday said Nigeria ranked 11 among the 20 countries in the...

Law Officer Says UK Can Cancel Brexit Invoking Article 50

The UK should be able to unilaterally cancel its withdrawal from the EU, according to a top European law officer. The non-binding opinion was delivered...

France suspends fuel tax for six months

The French government will on Tuesday announce the suspension of fuel tax increases in a bid to quell fierce protests which have ballooned into...

US Supreme Court Says Facebook “Friendship” Not Grounds For Judge Disqualification

* When Can A Judge 'Friend' An Attorney On Facebook? On November 15, 2018, the Florida Supreme Court held that “an allegation that a...

Law firm’s bid to trade mark ‘legal engineer’ rejected

The Intellectual Property Office (IPO) has rejected much of a law firm’s bid to trade mark the term ‘legal engineer’, saying it should be...

CAF offers S’Africa AFCON 2019 hosting rights

South African Football Association president Danny Jordaan has confirmed that the Confederation of African Football wants South Africa to step in as hosts of...

G20 nations agree on reforming WTO: European officials

(Reuters) - European officials said that G20 nations had agreed to commit to reforming the World Trade Organization in a preliminary draft of the...

Donald Trump’s daughter, Tiffany, is dating Lagos big boy

Tiffany Trump has been privately dating Michael Boulos, the son of a multi-billion dollar family in Nigeria, Page Six reports. A source close to Tiffany...

WhatsApp faces misinformation problem in Nigeria, reports say

* Fake news on the platform comes ahead of general elections early next year. Fake news is being spread on WhatsApp in some of Africa's...

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