Saturday, 23rd September 2023

Abike Dabiri

3 May
House of Representatives, yesterday, summoned Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama and Chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM), Abike Dabiri.
2 May
Worried over the challenges associated with the evacuation of Nigerians stranded in Sudan, the House of Representatives on Tuesday summoned the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama and the Chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri.
4 Nov 2020
The Nigerian Diaspora Direct Investment Summit (NDDIS) has charged financial institutions to channel their loans towards productive sectors in the country, citing it as imperative to revitalizing the economy.
4 Jun 2020
Our attention has been drawn to an article titled: Kenneth Gbandi: The man who wants Abike Dabiri’s head, written by one Omogbolahan Babs and published on the Opinion page of May 15, 2020 edition of The Guardian. Ordinarily, one would have ignored the vituperation and infantile outburst of that hack writer, but for the many…
15 May 2020
He is a Germany-based self-acclaimed head of the Nigerian In Diaspora Organization, Europe (NIDOE) who has been its Germany’s chairman since forever until he crystallized
5 Feb 2020
The Nigerian government has constantly shown how interested they are in having people from other countries visit the country. The chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri, has further proven this in a recent tweet where she wrote that  Lil Wayne is welcome to visit Nigeria anytime he wants in reaction to the video released…
5 Feb 2020
In United States of America, (forget the knife incidents in UK which now give sleepless nights), every citizen is accounted for. Kobe Bryant’s death would trend for a while, we would continue to read of it
26 Aug 2019
Back in the days when Roman legions marched across the earth and imposed the will of the Emperor on one and all, a concept emerged, first mooted by the prolific consul, Cicero. The concept was simple, "Civis Romanus sum." That means, "I am a Roman citizen." Cicero didn't live to see Rome become an empire,…
21 Feb 2019
By now, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) must have come to the realisation that it is not easy to be a defending champion. There is also no doubt that the party, like a football team that lost most of its strikers....
4 Dec 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari has hailed the resilience of Nigerians in Poland, despite the hostilities against them.He said their good conduct has made it possible for them to maintain good relationship with their host communities.
12 Jul 2017
Last month, after the UK General Elections, Abike Dabiri, the Nigerian Special Assistant for Diaspora Affairs, sent a letter of congratulations to seven newly-elected British Members of Parliament of Nigerian descent.
18 Mar 2017
In support of the International Decade for People of African Descent proclaimed by United Nation’s General Assembly resolution 68/237 and to be observed from 2015 to 2024, the Most Influential People of African Descent (MIPAD) will officially launch...


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Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, on Saturday, revealed  that he has no political ambition for now but to help President Bola Tinubu to succeed. Responding to a question about his next move after governorship, being one of the major presidential aspirants during the presidential primary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), the governor pointed…
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Zamfara State governor, Dauda Lawal, on Saturday, ordered a ban on illegal mining activities and directed law enforcement officials to take stringent action against violators. Over the years, illegal mining in the state has tended to fuel banditry and other criminal activities, according to reports. The Governor justified the ban in a statement by his…
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Federal Capital Territory, (FCT), Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested two suspected oil thieves and armored cable thieves at separate locations in the FCT. FCT Commandant of the NSCDC Olusola Odumosu paraded the suspects who are between ages 25-30, in Abuja. He said the command, through credible intelligence reports…
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The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has called for urgent reforms in Nigeria's electoral and judicial systems in the wake of the recent ruling by the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Enugu State, which has left the nation in disbelief. HURIWA, a leading civil rights advocacy group dedicated to upholding human rights and…
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Marine team of the Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, (NSCDC), Dr. Ahmed Audi, has intercepted two hundred and ninety two bags of smuggled foreign rice at Eleko Beach, Lagos. Acting on intelligence report from it's monitoring team, three suspects were arrested conveying the smuggled goods from Cotonou, Benin Republic aboard…