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EU, Britain Intensify Talks On Post-Brexit Future

EU, Britain Intensify Talks On Post-Brexit Future

The EU and Britain launch an intense five weeks of negotiations on a deal to define their post-Brexit relations on Monday, with London keen to wrap things up quickly. The new round of talks in…

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If Britain Could Exit Europe…

If Britain Could Exit Europe…

By Bola Bolawole If Britain could exit Europe, as it did close to the midnight of 31st January, 2020; if Eritrea could exit Ethiopia; if Southern Sudan could exit Sudan, then, there is nothing that…

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EU Leaders To Britain: No Membership, No Benefits

EU Leaders To Britain: No Membership, No Benefits

The leaders of the European Union’s three institutions warned Britain on Friday that it cannot expect “the highest quality access to the single market” unless it adopts the bloc’s standards on environment, labor, taxation and…

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Boris To Declare ‘Dawn Of A New Era’ For Britain

Boris To Declare ‘Dawn Of A New Era’ For Britain

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will hail the “dawn of a new era” at 11 p.m. on Friday when the UK will leave the European Union (EU). Bonds dating back to 1973 when the UK…

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Brexit Trade Deal: UK Will Negotiate On Equal Terms With EU –  Michael Gove

Brexit Trade Deal: UK Will Negotiate On Equal Terms With EU – Michael Gove

Michael Gove has laid down the gauntlet to EU leaders over trade deal talks as Britain prepares to leave the bloc tonight. The Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster answered a firm “no” when asked…

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EU Governments Sign Off On Brexit Deal

EU Governments Sign Off On Brexit Deal

The Council of the EU, the body made up of the bloc’s member governments, today adopted a decision concluding the Brexit deal — a final legal step ahead of Britain’s departure from the bloc on…

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UK Has ‘Crossed Brexit Finish Line – Boris Johnson

UK Has ‘Crossed Brexit Finish Line – Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson said the UK has “crossed the Brexit finish line” after Parliament passed legislation that paves the way for the country to leave the EU on 31 January. The prime minister said the UK…

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Brexit: We Want New Deal With UK, Says Buhari

Brexit: We Want New Deal With UK, Says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the country wants a new settlement that not only brings closer relations but also unleashes trade within the commonwealth with the United Kingdom as her exit of the European…

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British MPs Prepare To Seal Brexit Deal

British MPs Prepare To Seal Brexit Deal

After years of bitter arguments, British MPs will on Thursday finally approve the terms of Brexit, paving the way for the UK to leave the EU on January 31. The House of Commons will complete…

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UK Minimum Wage To Increase By Four Times In April —Boris Johnson

UK Minimum Wage To Increase By Four Times In April —Boris Johnson

Britain’s minimum wage is to increase by more than four times the rate of UK inflation from next year, Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government announced Tuesday. A 6.2 per cent increase from April takes the…

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