Britain Must Pay Brexit Divorce Bill – EU

Britain must pay its Brexit divorce bill even if it crashes out of the bloc without a deal, the EU said Monday, warning that future ties would be threatened if London failed to honour its commitments. The stern rebuff from Brussels came a day after British Prime Minister Boris Johnson again said that in the […]

PDP Congratulates New UK Prime Minister

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, Wednesday on behalf of the National Executive Committee and members of the party congratulated the new Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Mr. Boris Johnson. In a statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, the party said, “We look forward to […]

Boris Johnson Becomes Britain’s 77th Prime Minister

Boris Johnson arrived at Buckingham Palace on Wednesday to formally take up his duties as Britain’s new prime minister after Theresa May tendered her resignation. Boris Johnson took over as Britain’s prime minister Wednesday, promising to pull his country out of the European Union on October 31 by any means necessary. A day after winning […]

Brexit: Trump Congratulates Boris Johnson

President of the United States Of America Donald Trump has welcomed the election of Boris Johnson as the Conservative Party’s new leader and soon-to-be British prime minister. “Congratulations to Boris Johnson on becoming the new Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. “He will be great!” Trump wrote on Twitter Having defeated Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt […]

Brexit: Battle To Replace Teresa May Get Hots Up

Scores of British Conservative MPs will formally throw their hats into the ring on today Monday in the fight to replace Theresa May as party leader and Prime Minister, with her former foreign secretary Boris Johnson seen as the runaway favourite. Nominations to succeed May who resigned on recently as head of the ruling Tory […]

Brexit Talks: Angela Merkel To Host Theresa May

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will host Theresa May for talks on Tuesday, on the eve of a crucial EU summit when the British premier is hoping to convince the bloc to grant her a new Brexit extension to June 30. “The chancellor and the British prime minister will have an exchange of views on Britain’s […]

Government Is Open To Brexit Compromise With Opposition- UK Finance Minister

British finance minister Philip Hammond said on Saturday the government had “no red lines” in talks with the main opposition party to break the deadlock in parliament over Brexit. “Our approach to these discussions with Labour is that we have no red lines,” he told reporters at a meeting of European finance ministers in Bucharest. […]

Breaking News: British PM, Theresa May To Seek UK General Election On June 8

(London, AN24)- UK Prime Minister Theresa May has announced plans to seek a general election on 8 June. Mrs. May made the announcement in front of the global press at number 10 Downing Street this morning stating that the UK needed certainty, stability and strong leadership following the EU referendum.   Explaining the decision, Mrs […]

Theresa May Signs Historic Letter That Officially Triggers Brexit From EU

By Philips Sunday England, (AN24) – British Prime Minister, Theresa May has tonight, Tuesday, March 28, signed a letter to the European Union President, Donald Tusk informing him that the United Kingdom is triggering Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, the formal method of leaving the 28-member bloc.

Global Reaction To Brexit: Nigerian Stock Market Drops 1.36%

Trading on the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Friday ended on a negative note, halting a three-day rally due to profit taking and exit of Britain from the European Union. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the market capitalisation lost N145 billion or 1.36 per cent to close at N10.526 trillion against N10.671 trillion achieved […]