EU says 15,000 migrants to exit Libya in two months
Around 15,000 African migrants will be repatriated from Libya in the next two months under an emergency plan to stop abuses there, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said Thursday.
Another batch of 387 Nigerians return from Libya with tales of woe
Barely a week after 401 Nigerians returned from Libya, another batch of 387 have been evacuated and returned home with tales of woe.
Nearly 900 migrants rescued off Libya arrive in Italy
Sicily on Monday welcomed nearly 900 migrants rescued in Mediterranean waters off the coast of Libya in the past few days, with many expressing relief at having escaped the "Libyan hell".
Fighting human trafficking, illegal migration amid unemployment, poverty
Government has demonstrated its determination and commitment to ensuring the safety of lives and property of its citizens by prompt response to stranded Nigerians in Libya...
Those pictures from Libya
In the last three odd weeks some pictures carrying horrible images of victims of the Desperate Journeys to Europe trapped in the hell of Libya have been in circulation.
Travelling to Libya in search of ‘gold’?
She is a big trader in one of the big cities in the city and by all standard neither she nor her husband could be said to be poor, at least, by the city’s standard.
PHOTOS: More Nigerians return from Libya
150 Nigerians voluntarily returned from Libya on December 5 after being stranded in the volatile North African country en route Europe. African heads of state have in recent days condemned the treatment of migrants in Libya, including widespread violence and apparent slave trading. See the gallery above for pictures of the returnees as they arrived…
UN pushing sharp increase in migrant returns from Libya
The UN migration agency is stepping up the rate at which it flies migrants home from Libya, aiming to evacuate up to 15,000 in the final month of the year.