The former Tory leader accused Scottish nationalists of creating obstacles in future post-Brexit trade deals. He described how they wanted to argue for different standards and regulations in Scotland than in other parts of the United Kingdom, particularly when it concerned foodstuffs. Mr Hague said: “The SNP say they have the right to set rules on such matters...

To kick off operations, Falz took to Instagram to unveil an all new comedy series, ‘Therapy’, to air exclusively on YouTube. Episode one which premiered August 7, 2020 stars Toke Makinwa, Josh2funny, Bovi and Falz. It follows the story of a dysfunctional couple who attempt to resolve their marital disputes. ]]> Watch Episode 1: ...

The Institute for Government (IfG) today released the report titled Trade and Regulation after Brexit which warned that the UK government would not be able to conclude a large number of trade agreements at speed and maintain its “much-prized regulatory autonomy after Brexit.” It warned that prospective trading partners were likely to tell the UK to change its...

During Monday’s diary sessions, Big brother queried the housemates on their voting choice and surprisingly, a majority of the housemates had personal reasons for selecting the losing housemate. For Neo who selected Tochi and Kaisha revealed he chose Kaisha because they have been unable to get along since the show kicked off. ]]> Recall a few days ago, following...

In March, the European Commission relaxed its restrictions on national budgets to allow governments to spend their way out of the crisis. Eurocrats agreed to let countries ignore their obligations to work towards the Eurozone’s debt and deficit targets. Under the rules, national deficits are expected to be smaller than three percent of gross domestic product and...

“Girian Update” the EP, has to be his best work yet as it contains multiple style and type of the Afro sound which is guaranteed to get your feet groovy and your body shaking all over. Scott the amazing artiste who describes his genre as Afro, “Set your reminder, save the date on your calendar, tell a friend to tell a friend. August 14th, the Girian Update...

European capitals called for an emergency summit to discuss the re-election of long-term dictator Alexander Lukanhesko. This morning, the country’s electoral commission said the 65-year-old, who has been president since 1994, had secured 80.23 percent of the votes, while his main rival, Svetlana Tikhanovskaya had only 9.9 percent. The incumbent leader instantly...

As a result, we have families from Nigeria who have settled well into foreign countries. A lot of kids from these families later grow up to become celebrities. The truth is these celebrities who have become household names in foreign countries are Nigerians. Some of them still make use of their Nigerian names while for others, you’ll have to do a Wikipedia search...

Lord Jack McConnell said the fiasco which saw 124,564 pupils’ results downgraded is “not good enough for Scotland” adding that they need to “get it fixed or go”. The Scottish Qualifications Authority has been faced with backlash from distraught teenagers after the system, implemented due to the coronavirus pandemic, was branded “fundamentally...

In the chat the followed the major row between Nengi and Lucy, the couple tried to reach a middle ground on housemates speculations of the confusing union. A few minutes, Nengi declared Ozo was too peaceful for her and that she had no plans to be in a relationship with him until she becomes single. ]]> What this means for the OZONE (Ozo and Nengi) ship remains...

Gaddafi’s regime supplied the IRA with the Semtex explosive used in its bombing campaign and provided funding, training and weapons. The United States secured a $ 1.5billion compensation deal for American victims of Libyan-backed terrorism back in 2008 and it was hoped that the Foreign Office-commissioned report by acclaimed journalist William Shawcross would...

Welcome to another installment of ‘Who Get Ear,’ Pulse’s flagship act for upcoming acts in the Nigerian music industry. This feature has been on for two years and Pulse Nigeria is proud to say it has been spotlighting some of the best songs and acts in the Nigerian underground for two years. This is the 105th installment of this feature listicle....

Nicola Sturgeon’s party has demanded answers from Westminster after Northern Ireland was set to receive £650 million in Brexit funding. Cabinet Office Minister Michael Gove visited Northern Ireland on Friday and pledged £355 million to help businesses in the country cope with additional bureaucracy caused by Brexit.   {%=o.title%} ...

In March of the same year, Audiomack entered the top 1000 streaming platforms in the world just as iHeart Radio filed for bankruptcy in an increasingly challenging streaming space. On the face of it, Audiomack felt like another Soundcloud and in many ways they were similar. But Audiomack had a plan; focus on Hip-Hop and a select number of genres. As David Ponte, Co-founder...

Randox Laboratories has been instructed by Britain’s medicines regulator to recall up to 741,000 coronavirus test kits from the national test and trace programme as a precautionary measure. The company claims to be responsible for up to 17 percent of COVID-19 tests carried out in the UK. {%=o.title%} ]]> As part...

To the business of the night, Ebuka the host, announced the names of the housemates with the least number of votes. Eric, Keisha, Tochi, and TrikyTee were the housemates with the least number of votes. Tochukwu Okechukwu Tochi is a 28-year-old rapper and real estate agent from Imo state. ]]> Biggie had previously announced at the beginning of the show that...

Home Secretary Priti Patel (Image: Getty) Dan O’Mahoney, a veteran of Iraq and Kosovo, will work with ministers to make the crossing “unviable”. His appointment as Britain’s “Clandestine Channel Threat Commander” comes as defence chiefs consider a formal request from the Home Office for naval support. Related articles Mr O’Mahoney...

The latest eviction saw housemates Eric, Tochi, Kaisha and Trikytee in the least voted category. With the fate of the nominated housemates in the hands of saved housemates, the die appeared cast for Eric and Tochi who many may argue connected the least with the rest of the house or the voting audience. ]]> After the voting process, show host, Ebuka announced...

Nicola Sturgeon has been handed a huge boost in a poll which asked respondents about leaders in the UK. The poll asked: “Do you have a favourable or unfavourable opinion of the following?” {%=o.title%} ]]> The YouGov poll showed 66 percent of Scots favour First Minister Nicola Sturgeon after the SNP first...

Artist: BOJ featuring Davido and Mr. Eazi Song Title: Abracadabra Genre: Afro-pop, Afrobeat, Dancehall-fusion Album: TBA ]]> Date of release: August 5, 2020 Label: Moves Producer: TBA Video Director: TBA Details/Takeaway: ‘Abracadabra’ is a global colloquialism that reflects David Copperfield-esque magic. It’s in the same bracket as ‘poof.’...

Nicola Sturgeon’s dreams of having an independent Scotland could be dashed by a new political campaign group, Alliance for Unity. The group, which was formed by former Labour MP George Galloway, has received a huge following on social media in just three weeks of its launch. The group plans to secure the defeat of the SNP in May 2021 and bring an “end...

For the Lockdown housemates’ third Saturday night party, DJ Consequence took hold of the wheels of steel with a guest appearance by Ladipoe. Catch the highlights: Erica, Tolanibaj, Prince, Neo, Praise, BrightO rule the night ]]> It is safe to finally crown this crew the kings and queens of the party going by how they have taken the same energy into the...

The Prime Minisiter has held a series of meetings over the last week and demanded “unprecedented steps” must be taken to avoid schools shutting again anywhere in the country. For the first time he has also raised the prospect of closing pubs, shops and restaurants in local lockdowns to allow schools to stay open. Mr Johnson sees the reopening of schools as...

Lockdown housemate, Prince has subtly hinted on the blossoming toxicity in his new relationship with co-housemate Tolanibaj. Shortly after their Saturday night party, Prince got into a conversation with Trikytee about how he was struggling to manage Tolanibaj‘ emotions after she caught him dancing a little too intimately with Wathoni. Away from his Wathoni,...

Britain could also deploy Royal Navy boats and spotter aircraft in the English Channel as early as this week in an attempt to stop the flow of migrants making their way into the UK. Priti Patel, the Home Secretary, and Ben Wallace, the Defence secretary, have joined forces to create a strategy to distribute naval vessels, drones and even spy aircraft to curb smuggling...