Diplomatic Channel

Saraki seeks better trade relations with Russia

The President of the Senate,  Dr Bukola Saraki, has commenced negotiations for improved trade relations between Nigeria and Russia, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Saraki said the relationship between the two countries was nowhere close to where it should be, adding that there was need for improvement to increase trade volume. The president […]


Russia Orders American Embassy Closure

The U.S. government has given Russia 48 hours to close three of its missions located in San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and New York in a retaliatory move. The U.S. Department of State, in a statement by Heather Nauert, Spokesperson for the Department on Thursday, said the move was to achieve parity in diplomatic missions. Moscow […]