Buhari to lead Nigeria delegation to 73rd UN General Assembly
The Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, says President Muhammadu Buhari, will lead Nigeria’s delegation to the 73rd United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, which begins Sept. 18.
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: 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
FG to engage Saudi Arabian authorities over Nigerians on death row
Federal Government said it would continue to engage Saudi Arabian authorities in negotiations over the fate of Nigerians on death row for alleged drug trafficking in that country.
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.
Nigeria to speed up repatriating migrants from Libya
Nigeria is to speed up repatriating its citizens from Libya which has been accused of exploiting and ill-treating migrants, its foreign minister said in Tripoli on Saturday.
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.