AU to discuss reforms, peer review at meeting
As the 11th Extraordinary Session of the African Union opens tomorrow at the African Union (AU) headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, a review of the body’s institutional reform processes and its financing are to top the agenda. Nigeria’s delegation to the five-day event is to be led by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama.…
South Korea envoy urges Nigeria to support peace moves with North Korea
South Korean Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Lee In-tae, has canvassed support of Nigerian government for peace process between South and North Korea. Speaking on Friday in a meeting to highlight the current relationship between North and South Korea, the Ambassador expressed hope that the relative peace enjoyed by both countries since the peace initiative…
Buhari orders repatriation of stranded Nigerians in Russia
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama and Minister of State, Aviation, Hadi Sirika, to commence the process...
Enugu re-elects Nwoye as chairman
After the violence that marred the congress on Saturday at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium in Enugu, the party leaders reconvened yesterday and re-elected Dr. Ben Nwoye as chairman.
Enugu: Thugs disperse congress delegates
The scheduled state congress of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu state yesterday ended in fiasco as suspected armed thugs chased away committee members and hundreds of party faithful, who gathered at the Nnamdi Azikiwe stadium venue for the exercise.
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.