Polls are currently underway in a crucial election for the United Kingdom that is being held under the provisions of the Early Parliamentary General Election Act of 2019. So who will take the reins at Downing Street and what are the key issues for voters? Raj Kulasingam, Senior Counsel from Dentos joins CNBC Africa from London for more.
Process and Industrial Development (P&ID) says the Nigerian Government will now have to put its money where its mouth is if it wants to avoid immediate seizure of its assets. This comes after a U.K judge granted Nigeria’s request for a stay of execution on any asset seizures while its legal challenge of the $9.6 billion verdict is pending. But, the court ordered Nigeria to pay $200 million to the court within 60 days to ensure the stay. James Langley, Partner at Dentos joins CNBC Africa to discuss this development.
U.S President Donald Trump has arrived in the United Kingdom for a visit to Prime Minister Theresa May who is set to leave office on Friday this week. Meanwhile, Trump had earlier stated that the U.K should walk away if it doesn’t get a fair Brexit deal. Raj Kulasingam, Senior Counsel at Dentos joins CNBC Africa to discuss this.