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Boko Haram: UK govt donates £200 million to support rebuilding of North East - Daily Post Nigeria

Following the devastation caused by Boko Haram in North Eastern part of Nigeria, the United Kingdom, UK, has announced a £200 million donation to help in rebuilding the area and rehabilitated those affected. The support was disclosed by UK's ...and more »

Nigerian clergy demand compensation for churches destroyed by Boko Haram - Religion News Service

NAIROBI, Kenya (RNS) — Religious leaders in Nigeria are renewing and amplifying their call for the government to pay compensation for the destruction of churches by Boko Haram, even as the Islamist militants escalate attacks in the country's northern ...and more »

Boris Johnson learns how to fight pirates during training exercise in Nigeria -

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson took to the high seas on Thursday during a visit to Nigeria which saw him learn about some of the pirate-fighting techniques the British Navy are teaching their Nigerian counterparts. During the visit, Mr Johnson piloted ...and more »

Nigeria: UK Halves Aid to Nigeria, Wants More Action Against Boko Haram -

The British government has halved the amount of humanitarian aid it gives to Nigeria, while calling on its leaders to do more to tackle extremist group Boko Haram. The UK will give the African country £200 million (US$257 million) of aid over four ...and more »

Nigeria requests weapons from UK to fight Boko Haram - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

The United Kingdom (UK) is considering a request to sell military equipment to Nigeria to help it fight Boko Haram Islamist militants, British Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson, said on Thursday. British soldiers were already training 28,000 Nigerian ...and more »

UK Unveils New British High Commission Building In Abuja - Leadership Newspapers

The UK government has promised to attain a better bilateral and diplomatic relationship with Nigeria. UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and International Development Secretary Priti Patel, made this known at the unveiling ceremony of the new British ...and more »

UK's oil comes through Nigerian water – Secretary - News Agency of Nigeria (press release)

The United Kingdom (UK) Foreign Secretary, Mr Boris Johnson, on Thursday in Lagos said that a lot of the UK's oil came through the Nigerian Waters. The Foreign Secretary made the disclosure when he visited the Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Unity at Naval ...and more »

UK ministers pledge assistance to Nigeria to tackle insurgency, corruption - The News

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo with UK Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, Rt. Hon. Boris Johnson; the Secretary of State for Internationals Development, RT. Hon. Priti Patel (L); flanked by Hon. Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama and ...and more »

UK Announces £200m Emergency Relief Package For North East - SundiataPost (press release) (blog)

By Nse Anthony-Uko (Sundiata Post) – The United Kingdom (UK) has announced a new £200 million support package of emergency relief from 2018 – 2022 for the North East, as part of the UK's increasing support to saving lives and rebuilding northeast ...and more »

UK Commends Nigeria for Tackling Piracy in Gulf of Guinea - THISDAY Newspapers

The United Kingdom (UK) Foreign Secretary, Mr. Boris Johnson yesterday in Lagos commended the role Nigeria was playing in tackling piracy in the Gulf of Guinea, pointing out that a lot of the UK's oil came from the Nigerian Waters. The Foreign ...and more »