Killings of Nigerians in South Africa more of crime issue – FG
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said that most violent conflicts and killings of Nigerians in South Africa were more of criminal activities than xenophobic attack
Austria to train 1,000 Nigerians irregular migrants before repatriation
The Government of Austria says it has completed the process of organising skills acquisition programmes for no fewer than 1000 Nigerian irregular migrants in Austria before their repatriation.
16,387 Nigerians deported from Libya, Saudi, others in 2017 says FG
The Comptroller-General of Nigeria Immigration Service, Mr Muhammad Babandede, on Monday said that 16,387 Nigerians were deported from Libya, Saudi Arabia and other countries in 2017.
Onyeama receives 491 Nigerian returnees from Libya in Port Harcourt
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, has reassured Federal Government’s commitment to return all stranded Nigerians from Libya.
FG appoints Med-view Airline to participate in evacuation of Nigerians from Libya
The Federal Government has appointed Med-View Airline, through the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), to participate in the evacuation of 5,037 Nigerians from Libya.
US urges action on rights abuse for closer Nigerian ties
The United States on Monday called for Nigeria to probe human rights abuses in the fight against Boko Haram, as it pledged more funds to help recovery from years of conflict.
Federal appointments spew more trouble for Enugu APC
There are strong signals that the gloomy future staring the Enugu State branch of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the face because of internal squabble may take longer time to be over going by current drumbeats of war emanating from within the party over recent board appointments.
FG plans to pull out from 90 international organisations
Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, disclosed this yesterday after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.